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Surgical Skills
Perilunate Dislocation
Chapter 16: Fracture Dislocations of the Carpus - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:56
Dupuytren Disease: anatomy
Procedural Library
Duration: 8:55
Vascularized Bone Grafting for Scaphoid Nonunion
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 10:57
Extensor Repair
Chapter 21: Extensor Tendon Injuries - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:29
Approaches to the Wrist/Distal Radioulnar Joint
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 10:01
Kienbock's Disease
Chapter 18: Carpal Avascular Necrosis - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:17
Arthroplasty of the Metacarpophalangeal Joint
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION V: DIGITAL/BASAL JOINT ARTHRITIS
Duration: 9:18
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
Featured Images
Figure 1 - Specimen of collapsed lunate in advanced Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Twenty-four specimens of the collapsed lunate were obtained at the time of tendon-ball implantation procedure for advanced Kienböck disease in stage IIIB and IV. All excised lunates were elongated in the dorsal-palmar direction, and flattened in the proximo-distal direction. Articular cartilage was attenuated. There was a major fracture accompanied by multiple minor fractures in the specimen.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 2 - Three types of fracture patterns in final stage of Kienböck disease: A) proximo-distal type; B) dual oblique type; C) dorsal-palmar type.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The fracture pattern was classified into 3 types according to the running direction of the major fracture, namely A: proximo-distal type, B: dual oblique type, and C: dorsal-palmar type.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 3 - Cut surface of lunate specimen in final stage of Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The cut surface of the specimen demonstrated a mosaic pattern of the pinkish vital areas and yellowish necrotic areas.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 4 - HE stain slide of lunate in Kienböck disease demonstrating numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
There were numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes at the junction of vital and necrotic areas under microscopic examination on a HE stain slide, indicating new bone formation.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
ASSH Newsletters
Correspondence News
August 2013 Correspondence News
A hybrid approach with the MIEtome cannula was developed to address concerns regarding limited visibility of the carpal tunnel anatomy during endoscopic carpal tunnel release (CTR) and yet provide a minimally invasive incision for division of the transverse carpal ligament.
August 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Jorge A. Rodriguez, MD
Correspondence News
March 2014 Correspondence News
Concerns regarding the training of residents and fellows.
March 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Robert M. Szabo, MD, MPH
Correspondence News
April 2014 Correspondence News
A technique for LRTI procedures resulting in better thumb position and regaining of the thumb web space.
April 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Evan D. Schumer, MD
BOHS Newsletter
March 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Article explains the origin and implication of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS), formerly PQRI.
March 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Anne Miller, 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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