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Surgical Skills
Mid Carpal Instability
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 13: Midcarpal Instability
Duration: 1:20
Master Skills Course: Session II. S-L Reconstruction
Master Skills Course: Wrist and Hand Reconstruction (Annual Meeting 2012)
Creator: Scott W. Wolfe MD​
Chapter 14: Neurovascular Island Flap
Flap Reconstruction of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Duration: 2:51
Creator: Thomas E. Trumble, MD; James Schlenker, MD
Vascularized Bone Grafting for Scaphoid Nonunion
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Duration: 10:57
SL Pinning
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 12: Scapholunate Instability: Arthroscopic Treatment
Duration: 1:56
Reduction and Association of the Scaphoid and Lunate (“RASL”) with Screw Fixation
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) SESSION II: WRIST TRAUMA
Tetraplegia
Procedural Library
Kienbock's Disease
Chapter 18: Carpal Avascular Necrosis - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 1:17
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
February 2014 Correspondence News
Observations on the different interpretations of words common in hand surgery.
February 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Robert J. Strauch, MD
Correspondence News
July 2012 Correspondence News
Unusual cutaneous lesions can represent malignancies. A case report of invasive squamous cell carcinoma is presented.
July 2012 Correspondence News
Creator: Edwin M. Melendez, MD, PA
Correspondence News
May 2013 Correspondence News
Instead of pre-drilling a path to pass a suture via Keith needle, one can simply place the Keith needle in a K-wire driver collet and drive it like a K-wire.
May 2013 Correspondence News
Creator: Jeffrey A. Rodgers, MD
Correspondence News
January 2014 Correspondence News
The author's preferred surgical technique for treating displaced distal radius fractures in senior citizens.
January 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: John W. Shaffer, 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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