About the Authors

Hester J. Kan

h.kan@erasmusmc.nl

Affiliation Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Frank W. Verrijp

Affiliation Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Steven E. R. Hovius

Affiliation Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Christianne A. van Nieuwenhoven

Affiliation Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Dupuytren Delphi Group

see Acknowledgment for membership list

Ruud W. Selles

Affiliations Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and Physiotherapy, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HJK FWV SERH CAN RWS. Performed the experiments: HJK FWV SERH CAN RWS. Analyzed the data: HJK FWV RWS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: HJK FWV RWS. Wrote the paper: HJK FWV SERH CAN RWS. Managed and designed the Delphi study: HJK. Contacted the experts: HJK. Wrote the feedback reports for the participants: HJK. Wrote the article: HJK. Directly assisted HJK in managing and designing the Delphi study: FWV. Contributed to writing the article: FWV. Helped design the Delphi, including the detailed questions in each Delphi round: SERH. Contacted experts: SERH. Corrected the manuscript: SERH. Provided clinical expertise: SERH. Helped design the Delphi, including the detailed questions in each Delphi round: CAN. Corrected the manuscript and provided clinical expertise: CAN. Designed and supervised the Delphi study throughout the whole process: RWS. Supervised the writing of the article: RWS.