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Surgical Skills
Traumatic Instability of the Wrist - Hand and Wrist Conditions (Classic Library)
Hand and Wrist Conditions
Duration: 39:36
Creator: Ronald Linscheid, MD
Radial TFCC Repair
Chapter 13: Wrist Arthroscopy: Portals and Procedures - Hand Surgery Update IV
Indications for Congenital and Timing
Pollicization (Surgical Skills Lab 02 - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 9:23
Chapter 11.2: Radial Forearm Flap
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 5:00
Creator: David J. Slutsky, MD, FRCS(C)
Adam's Weave - DRUJ Reconstruction
Chapter 12: Distal Radioulnar Joint - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 3:06
Pollicization lab - Part 1
Pollicization (Surgical Skills Lab 02 - 2013 Annual Meeting)
Duration: 19:29
Questions & Answers - 4
Scaphoid: Stem to Stern, the Entire Spectrum of Treatment (Precourse 08 - 2014 Annual Meeting)
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.
Correspondence News Image
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
February 2011 Correspondence News
The technique of volar plate advancement and MPJ capsulodesis at the time of CMC arthroplasty is described to prevent MPJ hyperextension laxity.
February 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Peter C. Innis, 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
Coding Corner Newsletter
December 2011 Coding Corner
Article presents a summary of CPT code changes for 2012, including collagenase injection for Dupuytren's contracture and skin substitute grafts.
December 2011 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, MD
Correspondence News
October 2011 Correspondence News
Active bleeding or nail plate avulsion injuries should be treated with nail plate removal and nail bed repair. It is usually possible to perform these procedures in the emergency department.
October 2011 Correspondence News
Creator: Steven A. Maser, 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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