All participants were examined by doctors seven times during the six-month study and assessed on the basis of joint swelling, pain with movement, joint tenderness, limitation of motion
, and morning stiffness.
At worst, he could expect pain, limitation of motion
, weakness, and sufficient atrophy of the shoulder muscles so that he could never again have sufficient shoulder strength to pull himself up onto the locmotive.
(21) Residual Prominent ulnar styloid 1 deformity Residual dorsal tilt 2 Radial deviation of hand 3-3 Subjective evaluation Excellent: No pain, disability, or 0 limitation of motion
Good: Occasional pain, slight limitation 2 of motion, no disability Fair: Occasional pain, some limitation 4 of motion, feeling of weakness in wrist, no particular disability if careful, activities slightly restricted Poor: Pain, limitation of motion
, 6 disability, and activities more or less markedly restricted.