Show Summary Details
Page of

Viva 3 

Viva 3
Chapter:
Viva 3
Author(s):

Nev Davies

, Will Jackson

, Andrew Price

, Jonathan Rees

, and Chris Lavy

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199647095.003.0003
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 01 April 2020

Viva 3 asks for a description of the picture, how the thumb condition should be graded radiologically, why subluxation occurs in this condition, how the hyperextension deformity of the MCP joint could be explained, and what are the management options. It continues by asking how to treat the patient, who has unremitting carpo-metacarpal (CMC) joint pain despite full non-operative treatment and who is fit for surgery, and the advantages and disadvantages and surgical risks with simple excision arthroplasty?

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.