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Topic“Flexor tendon injury” OR ”flexor tendon injur*” OR “hand injury” OR “hand function” OR “finger injury” OR “hand injur*” OR “finger injur*” OR “finger function” OR “flexor tendon cut” OR flexor tendon repair
AND topicrehabilitation OR rehabilit* OR therap* OR “occupational therapy” OR “physical therapy” OR physiotherapy OR immobilis* OR immobiliz* OR mobilis*” OR mobiliz*
AND topicAfrica OR Afric*