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Surgical Skills
Synergistic Wrist Motion Exercise - Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity (Video 31.4)
Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Dupuytren's Contracture Release
Chapter 31: Dupuytren's Disease - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:02
Repair versus Reconstruction for Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tears
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 10:38
Section VI  Ulnar Wrist: Distal Ulna Replacement
What Every Hand Surgeon Should Know About the Wrist: Distal Radius, Carpus and Ulnar-Sided Wrist Pain
Indications for Congenital and Timing
Pollicization (Surgical Skills Lab 02 - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 9:23
Anatomy of Distal Radius
Procedural Library
Conversations with Founders - History (Classic Library)
History
Duration: 37:39
Creator: Roy Meals, MD
Examination of the Hand - Anatomy Biomechanics (Classic Library)
Anatomy Biomechanics
Duration: 55:30
Creator: Richard Smith, 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.
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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
Coding Corner Newsletter
May 2006 Coding Corner
Article presents information regarding correct reporting of ulnar nerve transposition and tendon lengthening. Article also provides policy regarding reporting of microsurgical technique.
May 2006 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, MD
Correspondence News
May 2014 Correspondence News
Pearls for introducing WALANT techniques to your practice.
May 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Robert E. Van Demark, Jr. MD
Correspondence News
January 2011 Correspondence News
Thumb CMC instability in avid weightlifters is described. The instability may be due to weightlifting technique and may improve with rest, splint immobilization, NSAIDS, and weightlifting technique modification.
January 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Andre M. Ishak, MD
Correspondence News
January 2014 Correspondence News
A technique for using volar plate capsulodesis for MCP joint laxity in patients treated with trapeziectomy with LRTI for thumb CMC arthritis.
January 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: John P. Schilling, 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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