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An orthotic device used after surgical repair of flexor tendon hand injuries. It prevents flexion at joints proximal to the one being exercised during the rehabilitation regimen.
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Bunnell,Sterling, U.S. physician and surgeon, 1882-1957.
Bunnell atraumatic technique
Bunnell block - a block of wood used to exercise stiffened joints.
Bunnell gutter splint
Bunnell hand drill
Bunnell knuckle-bender splint
Bunnell modification of Steindler flexorplasty
Bunnell outrigger splint
Bunnell pull-out wire
Bunnell suture - a method of tenorrhaphy using a pull-out wire affixed to buttons.
Bunnell tendon passer
Bunnell tendon transfer technique
Paul-Bunnell test - see under Paul, John Rodman
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