Thumb and Finger Supports Articles


A Brief Guide to Treatment of Skier’s Thumb

Posted on Jun 20, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

The ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb is a ligament that runs through the ulnar side of the thumb and is responsible for the flexing of the thumb. It stabilizes the thumb and provides flexibility. Injury or tear of this ligament is called skier’s thumb or gamekeeper’s thumb.

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Bracing the Fingers

Posted on Jun 03, 2016 by Taikhum Sadiq

Fingers are one of the smallest limbs of the body and are situated on the end of our hands. They are important for holding, sensing, and feeling something. There are five on each hand. Some do and some don’t consider the thumb as a finger. Opposable thumbs are something that evolution has gifted us. It helps us do things that most animals are not capable of doing.

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