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Surgical Skills
Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Pinning for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Injuries
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 7:49
Trapezial Fracture
Chapter 15: Carpal Fractures Excluding the Scaphoid - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:53
ORIF for proximal humerus fractures: Critical steps, tips and techniques for poor bone
Surgical Approach to the Shoulder (Surgical Skills Demo - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Ulnar Nerve Transfers: Clawing (Demonstration)
Master Skills Lab: Tendon Repair, Transfer, and Reconstruction (Precourse 09 - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Radial Head Arthroplasty
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 47: Radial Head Arthroplasty
Duration: 23:17
Soft Tissue Reconstruction of Chronic Scapholunate Interosseous Ligament Tears
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 10:42
TX Scaphoid Non-Union/VBG
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 23: Scaphoid Nonunions Treated with Vascularized Bone Grafts
Duration: 2:11
Median Nerve Transfers: High and Low (Lecture)
Master Skills Lab: Tendon Repair, Transfer, and Reconstruction (Precourse 09 - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Featured Images
Correspondence News Image
Patient Results After Follow-Ups
Patient Results After Follow-Ups
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.
Correspondence News Image
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.
Correspondence News Image
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
ASSH Newsletters
Coding Corner Newsletter
November 2007 Coding Corner
Article provides information regarding third party payor confusion about fractures codes that require internal and/or external fixation and reporting free muscle flap.
November 2007 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, MD
Correspondence News
September 2014 Correspondence News

Author's experience of mental and physical benefits from taking a sabbatical.

September 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Robert V. Sypher, Jr., MD
Correspondence News
December 2012 Correspondence News
A case report of a "chronic pain patient" is presented. Surgical exploration of this patient demonstrated cutaneous nerve injuries that were appropriately treated.
December 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Alexander Payatakes, MD
Correspondence News
April 2013 Correspondence News
Common disorders can present in an atypical fashion in the elderly population. Entities to consider include gout, carpal tunnel syndrome, and stenosing tenosynovitis.
April 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Umesh Raturi, 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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