Caring for the Painful Thumb
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Caring for the Painful Thumb - More Than a Splint by Jan Albrecht, an occupational therapist and Certified Hand Therapist. It is a teaching tool for patients and therapists. With over 200 color illustrations, it is two books in one: half the book for the right hand and half for left to help patients visualize mobilization and stabilization techniques. Terminology a patient can understand. Textile taping for the painful thumb CMC joint described in detail. 52 sturdy pages, spiral bound. This durable book can be used at the treatment table, or independently by the patient at the completion of therapy. Pages can be copied for handouts.