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Surgical Skills
Master Skills Course: Session II. S-L Reconstruction
Master Skills Course: Wrist and Hand Reconstruction (Annual Meeting 2012)
Creator: Scott W. Wolfe MD​
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
General Tendon Repair - Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity (Video 8.1)
Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Dangers Lurking on the Periphery of Common Procedures
Critical Structures Hiding on the Fringes of Common Surgical Exposures (Anatomy Precourse - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 50:23
Mallet Finger
Chapter 21: Extensor Tendon Injuries - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:44
Silfverskild Epitendinous Suture - Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity (Video 16.1)
Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Video 13-1: The Reduction and Association of Scaphoid and Lunate (RASL) Procedure
Shin AY, Day CS, Eds. Advances in Scapholunate Ligament Treatment. Chicago, IL: American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2014.
Duration: 5:25
DR Osteotomy
Chapter 09: Treatment of Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures - Hand Surgery Update IV
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.
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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.
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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
March 2012 Correspondence News
For distal radius malunion osteotomies, a single Kirschner wire can be placed through the volar capsule of the wrist to help identify the tilt of the distal radius and the position of the distal cortex.
March 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Neal D. Lintecum, MD
Correspondence News
February 2012 Correspondence News
Adipofascial turndown flaps can be used to cover dorsal finger defects. It represents a good alternative to reverse cross finger flaps.
February 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Jeffrey A. Marchessault, MD 
Correspondence News
December 2011 Correspondence News
Work at a blood center is a fulfilling endeavor.
December 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Donald W. Lyddon, Jr., MD
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
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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