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Surgical Skills
Active Pinch and Grasp Restoration
Chapter 49: Congenital Anomalies - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 3:12
Muscle Lengthenings, Tendon Transfer, and Wrist Fusion (Demonstration)
Master Skills Demo: Upper Spasticity Surgery in Children and Adults (Precourse 04 - 2014 Annual Meeting
Bennett's Fracture
Chapter 04: Acute Thumb Injuries - Hand Surgery Update IV
Repair of Flexor Tendon Lacerations Under Local Anesthesia
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION IV: HAND/DIGITAL TRAUMA
Duration: 9:40
Arthroplasty of the Metacarpophalangeal Joint
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION V: DIGITAL/BASAL JOINT ARTHRITIS
Duration: 9:18
Chapter 22: Scapular and Parascapular Flaps
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 5:22
Creator: Andrew Zwyghuizen, MD; Brent Egeland, MD; Jeffery Kozlow, MD; Kristoffer Sugg, MD; Oluseyi Aliu, MD; Takashi Oda, MD, PhD
Fibula, Medial Femoral Condyle (Lecture)
The Complete Hand Surgeon: Flaps You Should Know After Fellowship (2014 Annual Meeting)
ORIF Volar Plate
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.
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
Figure 1 - The polyester stitch is passed thought the capsule, then brought up one side of the FCR tendon as a basting-type stitch.
Correspondence News Image
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
BOHS Newsletter
October 2011 Business of Hand Surgery
Article reviews e-Prescribing requirement, obstacles, and penalties.
October 2011 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Cheyenne Brinson, MBA, CPA
BOHS Newsletter
May 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Article summarizes meaningful use and its requirements for 2014.
May 2013 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Jonathan Tueting, MD
BOHS Newsletter
January 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Article gives practical ways to decrease operating expenses in the medical office and increase efficiency.
January 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Correspondence News
January 2014 Correspondence News
History of treatments for Dupuytren's, including the use of less invasive procedures such as Xiaflex.
January 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Bob Slatter, 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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