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Surgical Skills
Radial TFCC Repair
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 5: Arthroscopic Repair of the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) Repair
Duration: 2:42
Radial Deficiency - Congenital Hand Differences (Classic Library)
Congenital Hand Differences
Duration: 28:54
Creator: Daniel Riordan, MD
Cubital Tunnel Anterior Transposition, A New Twist
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION III: ELBOW
Duration: 10:18
DRUJ Arthroplasty
Chapter 12: Distal Radioulnar Joint - Hand Surgery Update IV
Fasciotomy for Compartment Syndrome
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 9:07
Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 19: Open Treatment of Acute Scaphoid Fractures
Duration: 10:46
Bennett's Fracture
Chapter 04: Acute Thumb Injuries - 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
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
June 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Article reviews the top reasons for CMS audit and how to prevent and/or respond.
June 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
February 2008 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Abigail Igarta, MBA
Correspondence News
September 2011 Correspondence News
Distal radius malunions can be effectively treated with a volar approach and volar locked plating.
September 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Hermann Krimmer, PhD, 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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