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Surgical Skills
Arthroscopic SLAP Repair
Chapter 60: Labral Injuries of the Shoulder - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 5:23
Open Reduction Internal Fixation versus Implant Arthroplasty of the Radial Head
Master Techniques in Hand Surgery (2013 Specialty Day) - SESSION III: ELBOW
Duration: 11:01
Modified Brunelli
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 5: Arthroscopic Repair of the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) Repair
Duration: 2:54
Scapholunate Ligament Tear
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 10: Scapholunate Instability: Arthroscopic Grading
Duration: 4:00
Radial TFCC Repair
Wrist and Elbow Reconstruction & Arthroscopy: A Master Skills Publication - Chapter 5: Arthroscopic Repair of the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex (TFCC) Repair
Duration: 2:42
Cross Finger Flap
Chapter 38: Soft Tissue Coverage of the Hand - Hand Surgery Update IV
Duration: 2:27
Modified Duran Exercises - Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity (Video 31.3)
Tendon Injuries in the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Master Skills Publication
Master Skills Course: Session I. Vascularized Bone Graft For Scaphoid Non-union
Master Skills Course: Wrist and Hand Reconstruction (Annual Meeting 2012)
Creator: ​Richard A. Berger MD PhD
Featured Images
Figure 1 - Specimen of collapsed lunate in advanced Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Twenty-four specimens of the collapsed lunate were obtained at the time of tendon-ball implantation procedure for advanced Kienböck disease in stage IIIB and IV. All excised lunates were elongated in the dorsal-palmar direction, and flattened in the proximo-distal direction. Articular cartilage was attenuated. There was a major fracture accompanied by multiple minor fractures in the specimen.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 2 - Three types of fracture patterns in final stage of Kienböck disease: A) proximo-distal type; B) dual oblique type; C) dorsal-palmar type.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The fracture pattern was classified into 3 types according to the running direction of the major fracture, namely A: proximo-distal type, B: dual oblique type, and C: dorsal-palmar type.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 3 - Cut surface of lunate specimen in final stage of Kienböck Disease.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
The cut surface of the specimen demonstrated a mosaic pattern of the pinkish vital areas and yellowish necrotic areas.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
Figure 4 - HE stain slide of lunate in Kienböck disease demonstrating numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes.
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Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
There were numerous osteoblasts and chondrocytes at the junction of vital and necrotic areas under microscopic examination on a HE stain slide, indicating new bone formation.
Etiology and Treatment of Kienböck Disease
Creator: Yasuo Ueba, MD, PhD
ASSH Newsletters
Coding Corner Newsletter
June 2009 Coding Corner
Article provides an update to changes in Medicare payment policy.
June 2009 Coding Corner
Creator: Daniel Nagle, MD
BOHS Newsletter
May 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Article reviews the appropriate use of consultation codes.
May 2009 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Mary LeGrand, RN,MA, CCS-P,CPC
Correspondence News
March 2014 Correspondence News
A response to the November 2013 Correspondence News article published by Erdogan Atasoy, MD on Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, citing over 800 cases observed in France and Luxembourg.
March 2014 Correspondence News
Creator: Michel Merle, MD and Jacques Borrelly, MD
BOHS Newsletter
July 2010 Business of Hand Surgery
Article outlines important considerations for establishing a physician owned ancillary outpatient therapy center.
July 2010 Business of Hand Surgery
Creator: Jeff Goldberg, PT; D. Kay Kirkpatrick, 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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