What Is an Ulnar Gutter Splint Used For? Center

An ulnar gutter splint is a flexible splint that is used to support, stabilize, and immobilize injuries, dislocations and fractures of the hands, fingers, or wrists to allow the bones and tissues to heal properly. An ulnar gutter splint can be used for various injuries in the hand including soft-tissue hand injuries to the pinky and ring fingers, fractures anywhere in the pinky and ring fingers, and positioning and healing of rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis. Read more: What Is an Ulnar Gutter Splint Used For? Article


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