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This is a summary of the NHS Devon commissioning policy for Dupuytren's contracture treatment
Treatment is not commissioned in cases where there is no contracture, and in patients with mild (less than 20°) contractures, or one which is not progressing and does not impair function.
Surgical intervention (needle fasciotomy, fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy) is commissioned for:
(For further information see link to the NHS Devon Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment commissioning policy)
Publication date: March 2017
Updated March 2020