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Surgical Skills
Wrist Arthroscopy
Chapter 13: Wrist Arthroscopy: Portals and Procedures - Hand Surgery Update IV
Chapter 20.2: Anterolateral Thigh Flap
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 3:47
Creator: Seong-Eon Kim, MD; Hak-Soo Kim, MD
Repair of Acute Zone II Flexor Tendon Lacerations
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 8:31
FDS Opponensplasty
Chapter 28: Tendon Transfer Surgery - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:48
 Intra Articular Distal Radius Fixation
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 42: Arthroscopic Assisted Management of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures
Duration: 2:47
Nerve Transfer for High Ulnar Nerve Lesion
SURGICAL SKILLS LAB: Nerve Transfers (Postcourse - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 22:15
Ganglionectomy
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 24: Arthroscopic Excision of Wrist Ganglia
Duration: 10:17
Radial Head Fixation
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 42: Arthroscopic Assisted Management of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures
Duration: 1:42
Featured Images
Figure 1 - Specimen of collapsed lunate in advanced Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Twenty-four specimens of the collapsed lunate were obtained at the time of tendon-ball implantation procedure for advanced Kienböck disease in stage IIIB and IV. All excised lunates were elongated in the dorsal-palmar direction, and flattened in the proximo-distal direction. Articular cartilage was attenuated. There was a major fracture accompanied by multiple minor fractures in the specimen.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 2 - Three types of fracture patterns in final stage of Kienböck disease: A) proximo-distal type; B) dual oblique type; C) dorsal-palmar type.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The fracture pattern was classified into 3 types according to the running direction of the major fracture, namely A: proximo-distal type, B: dual oblique type, and C: dorsal-palmar type.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 3 - Cut surface of lunate specimen in final stage of Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The cut surface of the specimen demonstrated a mosaic pattern of the pinkish vital areas and yellowish necrotic areas.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 4 - HE stain slide of lunate in Kienböck disease demonstrating numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
There were numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes at the junction of vital and necrotic areas under microscopic examination on a HE stain slide, indicating new bone formation.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
ASSH Newsletters
BOHS Newsletter
June 2014 Business of Hand Surgery
June 2014 Business of Hand Surgery
Correspondence News
August 2013 Correspondence News
The procedure described is the correction of the subluxation of the ulnar nerve, either idiopathic or acquired, after a trauma to the elbow area and including post surgery after an open technique or endoscopic release of the cubital tunnel.
August 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Erdogan Atasoy, MD
BOHS Newsletter
March 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Article explains the origin and implication of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), formerly PQRI.
March 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Anne Miller, MD
Correspondence News
January 2014 Correspondence News
Tips for de Quervain release plus using Mersilene tape to strengthen tendon grafts and ligament reconstructions.
January 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Andrew Stein, MD
New CME Courses
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Online Course

Subscribers will find articles designed for CME in the Review section of the Journal of Hand Surgery.

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Online Course - MOC Approved
This is an internet-based, enduring material CME activity based upon the digital capture of an instructional course (IC07) presented at the 2013 ASSH Annual Meeting.
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Online Course - MOC Approved
This is an internet-based, enduring material CME activity based upon the digital capture of an instructional course (IC25) presented at the 2013 ASSH Annual Meeting.
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