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Surgical Skills
Extensor Repair
Chapter 21: Extensor Tendon Injuries - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:29
Pollicization - Congenital Hand Differences (Classic Library)
Congenital Hand Differences
Duration: 17:40
Creator: Dieter Buck-Gramcko, MD
SLIL Reconstruction
Chapter 17: Carpal Instability - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:56
Dry Technique
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 3: Wrist Arthroscopy Portals, Volar and Dorsal
Duration: 2:48
Percutaneous Fasciotomy
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION I: DUPUYTREN’S/SYMPATHECTOMY
Duration: 9:43
Section I  Distal Radius: General: Anatomy/Radiographic Evaluation
What Every Hand Surgeon Should Know About the Wrist: Distal Radius, Carpus and Ulnar-Sided Wrist Pain
Duration: 8:15
Indications for Congenital and Timing
Pollicization (Surgical Skills Lab 02 - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 9:23
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
Correspondence News
September 2014 Correspondence News

Benefits of using distal wafer ulna excision versus ulnar shaft shortening.

September 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Christopher S. Wilson, MD
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
Correspondence News
October 2012 Correspondence News
Advice for retirement is proffered.
October 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Ed Palmer, MD
Coding Corner Newsletter
January 2012 Coding Corner
Article compares coding and reimbursement for various treatments for Dupuytren's contracture.
January 2012 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, 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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