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Surgical Skills
Fasciotomy for Compartment Syndrome
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 9:07
Ulnar Head Implant Arthroplasty: Unconstrained
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 8:58
Arthroplasty of the Metacarpophalangeal Joint
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION V: DIGITAL/BASAL JOINT ARTHRITIS
Duration: 9:18
Reconstruction of Distal Radioulnar Joint Instability
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 12:01
Kocher Approach
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 48: Interposition Resurfacing Arthroplasty of the Elbow
Duration: 9:18
Elbow Tendon Release
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 45: Lateral and Medial Tendinosis/Epicondylitis Mini-Open Surgery
Duration: 10:11
Chapter 17: Dorsoulnar and Dorsoradial Thumb Flaps
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 2:51
Creator: Laura Monson, MD; Steve Haase, MD; Keith Wolter, MD, PhD
Chapter 6: Cross-Finger Flap
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 2:11
Creator: Keith Wolter, MD, PhD; Steve Haase, MD; Laura Monson, MD
Featured Images
Figure 4 - The two ends of the suture are tied, securing the neatly folded FCR tendon to the deep capsule of the arthroplasty.  The superficial capsule is then closed over the tendon, and the skin closed.
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The Roman Shade CMC Interposition

The two ends of the suture are tied, securing the neatly folded FCR tendon to the deep capsule of the arthroplasty.  The superficial capsule is then closed over the tendon, and the skin closed.

The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
Creator: Richard L. Uhl, MD
Figure 3 - By carefully pulling the stitches apart, the tendon folds on itself, like the folding of a Roman shade when it is opened.
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The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
By carefully pulling the stitches apart, the tendon folds on itself, like the folding of a Roman shade when it is opened.
The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
Creator: Richard L. Uhl, MD
Figure 2 - The first stitch is woven through the tendon, followed by the second side of the stitch, using small Mayo needles.  It is important that the stitches not catch each other.
Correspondence News Image
The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
The first stitch is woven through the tendon, followed by the second side of the stitch, using small Mayo needles.  It is important that the stitches not catch each other.
The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
Creator: Richard L. Uhl, MD
Figure 1 - The polyester stitch is passed thought the capsule, then brought up one side of the FCR tendon as a basting-type stitch.
Correspondence News Image
The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
The polyester stitch is passed thought the capsule, then brought up one side of the FCR tendon as a basting-type stitch.
The Roman Shade CMC Interposition
Creator: Richard L. Uhl, MD
ASSH Newsletters
Correspondence News
April 2012 Correspondence News
Delayed vascularity to the fingertip following Dupuytren's surgery can be corrected with simple manual maneuvers.
April 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Richard S. Milford, MD
BOHS Newsletter
August 2011 Business of Hand Surgery
Article briefly reviews the pros and cons to starting, operating and exiting an ambulatory surgery center.
August 2011 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Gregory Horner, MD; Anne Miller, MD
Correspondence News
April 2013 Correspondence News
In office surgery is convenient for patients and may result in increased reimbursements. Important factors to consider include lighting, equipment, and set-up.
April 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: James G. Reid, MD
Correspondence News
October 2011 Correspondence News
Extensor tendon rupture secondary to calcium pyrophosphate crystal deposition is an unusual finding. A case with tendon transfer is presented.
October 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Eric V. Lewis, 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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