OBJECTIVE: To examine the test-retest reliability and concurrent validity of the Duruoz Hand Index (DHI) in persons with scleroderma. METHODS: Forty patients . PDF | Introduction: The aim of the study was to assess reliability, validity and responsiveness of Duruoz Hand Index (DHI), which has been developed for. PDF | Duruöz Hand Index (DHI) is a functional disability scale that can be used successfully to assess the functional disability with different hand arthropathies.

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Involvement of hand brings limitations in activities of daily living. The objective of this study is to assess the role of hand bone mineral density BMD as a prospective marker for hand function and the correlation of haand BMD with X-ray findings and hand functioning in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis RA.

The aim of the study was to assess reliability, validity and responsiveness of Duruoz Hand Index DHIwhich has been developed for evaluation of activity limitation in rheumatoid arthritis in patients with traumatic hand flexor tendon injuries. The DHI can be indwx to significantly discriminate between patients with dominant and non-dominant hemiparesis [4]. This was a randomized, open-label, evaluator-blinded clinical study including 40 women with stage II or III trapeziometacarpal joint osteoarthritis.

Epub Dec Sixty-five patients older than 16 years who underwent surgical intervention after flexor tendon injuries were enrolled. To evaluate the functional, clinical, radiological and quality of life outcomes of a 4-week dynamic exercise programme DEP in RA.


It is weakly correlated with the delta finger-to-palm FTP [6]. To explore the effect of acupuncture on common extensor tendon CET thickness in patients with lateral epicondylitis LE. Page 1 of 1. Exploring the relation between impairment dhruoz by DAS and body function, activity participation, and environmental factors based on ICF hand core set in the patient with rheumatoid arthritis.

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It consists of 18 questions druuoz manual tasks which are frequently carried out while cooking, washing, dressing, etc.

J Altern Complement Med Oct 7;23 J Rheumatol Jul;23 7: Is hand bone mineral density a marker for hand function in patients with established rheumatoid arthritis?

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Rheumatol Int Oct 29;32 Eighty-three female patients diagnosed with RA were enrolled. Ann Rheum Dis Aug;62 8: Epub Duuruoz A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled prospective study. Serum hyaluronic acid levels in patients with ankylosing spondylitis. J Back Musculoskelet Rehabil Nov Luteinizing hormone-releasing hormone LH-RH agonists are used in most patients with locally advanced and metastatic prostate cancer, and decrease testosterone production.

Intrarater and interrater reliability were examined.

To evaluate the effect of occupational therapy OT intervention, integrated with a self-administered stretching program on the hands of patients with SSc, after one and three months of treatment. Allergy and Immunology Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc ;49 4: Disabil Rehabil 23;33 A total of 40 patients with tetraplegia participated.

Int J Rheum Dis Feb 31;19 2: Is dry heat treatment fluidotherapy effective in improving hand function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis? Effects of smartphone overuse on hand function, pinch strength, and the median nerve. Hyperthyroidism is a pathologic condition in which the body is exposed to excessive amounts of circulating thyroid hormones. Relationship between patient-reported and objective measurements of hand function in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.


Comparison of therapeutic effects of sodium hyaluronate and corticosteroid injections on trapeziometacarpal joint osteoarthritis. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc ;49 1: Epub Feb Epub Oct Clin Rheumatol May 23;27 5: Evaluation of hand functions in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.

Reliability and validity of the Duruoz Hand Index in persons with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma).

Epub Jun Occupational therapy integrated with a self-administered stretching program on systemic sclerosis patients with hand involvement. Skeletal muscle is one of the major target organs of thyroid hormones. Polycystic ovary syndrome PCOS is characterized by hyperandrogenemia and androgen levels are associated with muscle size and strength; thus we aimed to investigate the hand functions of women with PCOS.

It is valid and reliable for use in patients with scleroderma [2] and rheumatoid arthritis [3]. Effects of isotonic and isometric hand exercises on pain, hand functions, dexterity and quality of life in women with rheumatoid arthritis.