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Surgical Skills
Radial Forearm Flap
Chapter 38: Soft Tissue Coverage of the Hand - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 3:08
Thumb ULC Injury
Chapter 04: Acute Thumb Injuries - Hand Surgery Update IV
Tetraplegia
Procedural Library
Radial Head Arthroplasty
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 47: Radial Head Arthroplasty
Duration: 23:17
Repair of Acute Zone II Flexor Tendon Lacerations
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 8:31
Brand ECRB Intrinsic Transfer
Chapter 28: Tendon Transfer Surgery - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:01
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
August 2012 Correspondence News
Transfer of the extensor carpi radialis longus to the distal pole of the scaphoid can be a useful technique in treating scapholunate ligament injuries. This may be particularly useful in treating dynamic instabilities.
August 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Mike Milek, MD
Correspondence News
January 2011 Correspondence News
The indications and surgical technique of arthrodesis of the basal joint of the thumb are presented.
January 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Charles D. Jennings, MD
Correspondence News
October 2013 Correspondence News
A TM instability is created by an hemitrapeziectomy.
October 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Philippe Saffar, MD
Correspondence News
June 2014 Correspondence News
An inspirational quote from Albert Einstein that should guide hand surgeons in all areas of life.
June 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Michael D. Ugino, 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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