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Surgical Skills
Dry Wrist Arthroscopy: No More Mess
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 10:50
Section VI  Ulnar Wrist: TFCC Injuries/Ulnocarpal Impaction (Open and Arthroscopic Treatment)
What Every Hand Surgeon Should Know About the Wrist: Distal Radius, Carpus and Ulnar-Sided Wrist Pain
Vascularized Bone Graft
Chapter 14: Scaphoid Fractures and Nonunions - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:45
Ulnar nerve fascicle transfer to biceps motor branch (Oberlin Transfer) (Lecture)
Brachial Plexus: Distal Nerve Transfers (Postcourse - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Intrinsic Contracture
Procedural Library
Acute fractures - AARIF Dorsal
Scaphoid: Stem to Stern, the Entire Spectrum of Treatment (Precourse 08 - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Stable nonunion - dorsal capsular (4th ECA) VBG
Scaphoid: Stem to Stern, the Entire Spectrum of Treatment (Precourse 08 - 2014 Annual Meeting)
Section I  Distal Radius: Complications: Nonunion, Acute CTS, CRPS
What Every Hand Surgeon Should Know About the Wrist: Distal Radius, Carpus and Ulnar-Sided Wrist Pain
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.
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.
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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
Correspondence News
August 2012 Correspondence News
Following surgical release of a tendon sheath for stenosing tenosynovitis, manual pressure can be applied to the volar forearm to flex the finger. This can often lock the finger prior to surgical release and can be re-checked following surgery.
August 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Kenneth R. Means Jr., MD
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
June 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Article reviews the top reasons for CMS audit and how to prevent and/or respond.
June 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Correspondence News
February 2012 Correspondence News
Adipofascial turndown flaps can be used to cover dorsal finger defects. It represents a good alternative to reverse cross finger flaps.
February 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Jeffrey A. Marchessault, 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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