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Surgical Skills
Chapter 19: Abdominal Flaps
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 5:30
Creator: Anita Kulkarni, MD; Emily Hu, MD; Ian Lytle, MD
Peripheral Sympathectomy
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION I: DUPUYTREN’S/SYMPATHECTOMY
Duration: 11:30
Radial Deficiency - Congenital Hand Differences (Classic Library)
Congenital Hand Differences
Duration: 28:54
Creator: Daniel Riordan, MD
Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Metacarpal and Phalangeal Fractures
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 9:31
Chapter 21: Lateral Arm Flap
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 3:07
Creator: Michael Bernstein, MD, PhD; Takashi Oda, MD, PhD
DR Anatomy
Chapter 07: Distal Radius Fractures: Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Classification - Hand Surgery Update IV
VASC 1.0
14: Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions - Hand Surgery Update IV
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
Correspondence News
June 2012 Correspondence News
GraftJacket can be employed as a soft tissue spacer for carpometacarpal joint arthroplasties. While sometimes described for revision surgeries, its use may be indicated for primary cases as well.
June 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Stanley H. Nahigian, MD
BOHS Newsletter
August 2010 Business of Hand Surgery
Article is first part in 3 part series that outlines how reduce overhead during difficult economy.
August 2010 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Cheyenne Brinson, MBA, CPA
Correspondence News
July 2012 Correspondence News
Unusual cutaneous lesions can represent malignancies. A case report of invasive squamous cell carcinoma is presented.
July 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Edwin M. Melendez, MD, PA
BOHS Newsletter
February 2012 Business of Hand Surgery
Article introduces the concept of value-based healthcare delivery reform.
February 2012 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: William P. Hennrikus, BA; Peter M. Waters, MD; Sohrab S. Virk, BS; Apurva S. Shah, MD, MBA
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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