Published online Sep 18, 2014. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v5.i4.512
Revised: March 29, 2014
Accepted: June 27, 2014
Published online: September 18, 2014
Core tip: This paper discusses the pathophysiology of wrist destruction due to rheumatoid arthritis. A short overview of different treatment options is given with a special reflect on wrist arthrodesis, surgical techniques and outcomes are presented.