Trapeziometacarpal joint osteoarthritis: therapeutic exercise
published in January - February 2018 - in Il Fisioterapista - issue n.1
Annalisa Corradini, Stefano Sorrentino

Trapeziometacarpal joint osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition of the carpo-metacarpal thumb joint, characterized by pain at the base of the thumb and dysfunction. Evidence-based recommendations include activity modifications, rest, intrinsic and extrinsic muscle strengthening exercises, stretching exercises and mobilizations of the joint with glide and active movements.