Associations between initial injury severity in acute hand, wrist or forearm injuries and disability ratings and time to return to work

Capkin S., Cavit A., Yilmaz K., Erdogan E., Kaleli T.

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.26, no.3, pp.453-461, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


BACKGROUND: This study aimed to examine the relationships between the initial anatomic severity of hand, wrist and forearm injuries, as evaluated by the Modified Hand Injury Severity Score (MHISS), and each of the following parameters: disability rating and time to return to work.