Hook Splint

Indications for the RMO

Indications for the RMO with relative Extension include:

  • Extensor tendon/sagittal band injury or repair.
  • PIP extension contracture — 2º swan neck deformities or trauma.
  • Trigger finger non-operative.

Indications for the RMO with relative Flexion include:

  • PIP flexion contracture
  • Extensor lag — 2º Trauma, scar tissue/adhesions, fracture shortening, boutonniere deformities, flexor tendon repair
  • Dupuytren’s disease (s/p fasciectomy, needle or enzyme tx)
  • Post-trigger finger release.

RMO for the PIP Contracture and Boutonnière Deformity

Radial Tunnel Syndrome and the RMO

RMO post Flexor Tendon Repair