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ACE Report #10417
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Similar rate of success in Dupuytren contracture treatment between collagenase and needle fasciotomy

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Percutaneous Needle Fasciotomy Versus Collagenase Treatment for Dupuytren Contracture: A Randomized Controlled Trial with a Two-Year Follow-up

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2018 Jul 5;100(13):1079-1086

Contributing Authors: J Strömberg A Ibsen-Sörensen J Fridén

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156 patients with Dupuytren contracture of the metacarpophalangeal joint, with or without proximal interphalangeal joint involvement, were randomized to treatment with either collagenase Clostridium histolyticum (CCH) injection or percutaneous needle fasciotomy (PNF). Patients were followed-up for 2 years following treatment. Results demonstrated no significant differences between groups over 2 ye...

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