“Effectiveness of Cortisone Injection and Splinting for Trigger Finger”
Trigger finger has a prevalence rate of up to 3%. There are many approaches available to manage this condition. While corticosteroid injection is widely accepted as the most common first-line treatment, its superiority over splint treatment has not been established. This study aims to test the effectiveness of cortisone injections, splint and cortisone+splint to resolve symptoms.
Custom made splint
Drug - Betamethasone
Corticosteroid Injection Brand name of the drug: Celestone Soluspan Dosage: 6 mg/ml
Combination Product - Splint + Cortico-steroid injection
Splint + Cortico-steroid injection given in combination
Effectiveness of Cortisone Injection and Splinting for Trigger Finger: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial