Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center (PHSC)

Philadelphia Hand To Shoulder Center Of Thomas Jefferson University Announces Prospective Study On AlloWrap In The Hand And Wrist

Philadelphia, Pa. — August 8, 2017 — Researchers at the Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center (PHSC) of Thomas Jefferson University (TJU) today announced the initiation of a prospective, randomized trial for the treatment of tendon adhesions of the hand and wrist using AlloSource’s AlloWrap® DS, a human amniotic membrane, in conjunction with tenolysis. The study, titled A Prospective Randomized Trial Comparing Use of AlloWrap® DS Surgical Barrier with Tenolysis versus Tenolysis Alone for Treatment of Tendon Adhesions of the Hand and Wrist, aims to identify the ideal method for treating tendon adhesions in the hand and wrist. The study will…