Jun 13 - Jun 30, 2023

6. Hand Core Conference (Block)


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Session Files
C101174: Radiocarpal Fracture-Dislocation in 42M
C101174: Radiocarpal Fracture-Dislocation in 42M
C101408: Scaphoid Fx Nonunion in 25M
C101408: Scaphoid Fx Nonunion in 25M
C101466: Scaphoid Waist Fracture in 17M High-level Athlete
C101466: Scaphoid Waist Fracture in 17M High-level Athlete
C101514: Acute Scaphoid Fracture in 26M
C101514: Acute Scaphoid Fracture in 26M
C101517: Proximal pole of scaphoid fracture in a 21M
C101724: Lunate dislocation and acute carpal tunnel syndrome in 23M
C101462: Hamate Hook Fracture in 21M Collegiate Baseball Player
C101462: Hamate Hook Fracture in 21M Collegiate Baseball Player
C101464: Subacute Hamate Fracture in 48M
C101464: Subacute Hamate Fracture in 48M
C101464: Wrist Scapholunate (SL) Ligament Injury in 52M
C101536: Proximal Pole Scaphoid Fracture
C101549: Trans-Scaphoid Perilunate Dislocation
C101629: Radiocarpal Dislocation with Radial Styloid Fracture
C101629: Radiocarpal Dislocation with Radial Styloid Fracture
C2706: Wrist Scapholunate (SL) Ligament Injury in 52M
C101463: Trapezial Body Fracture in 17M
PMID 10955217: Perilunate injuries. Repair by dual dorsal and volar approaches.
PMID 12531672: Wrist function after excision of the pisiform.
PMID 18094287: MDCT and Radiography of Wrist Fractures: Radiographic Sensitivity and Fracture Patterns.
PMID 21885701: Perilunate dislocation and perilunate fracture-dislocation.
PMID 23891177: Hook of hamate fractures.
PMID 24679911: Carpal fractures.
PMID 28461927: Intercarpal fusions: indications, treatment options and techniques.
PMID 7130657: Pisiform area pain treatment by pisiform excision.
QB Questions for CARPAL TRAUMA (#24)
Vignettes: Clinical Problem Solving
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Session Files
Community Case (C2514): Bilateral Madelung Deformity of the Wrist in 26M
PMID 16945723: Radial longitudinal deficiency: the incidence of associated medical and musculoskeletal conditions.
PMID 17213381: Radial longitudinal deficiency.
PMID 17275588: Thumb function and appearance in thrombocytopenia: absent radius syndrome.
PMID 19669136: The developmental spectrum of proximal radioulnar synostosis.
PMID 22133706: Correction of forearm deformities in congenital ulnar club hand: one-bone forearm.
PMID 23123151: Intermediate-term to long-term outcome of surgically and nonsurgically treated congenital, isolated radial head dislocation.
PMID 23728962: Madelung deformity.
PMID 25757208: Radiographic Criteria for Undergoing an Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy in Madelung Deformity: A Long-term Experience From a Single Institution.
PMID 26322649: Safety and Efficacy of Derotational Osteotomy for Congenital Radioulnar Synostosis.
PMID 27047864: Congenital Deformities of the Upper Limbs: Part I: Failure of Formation
Question-Based Clinical Problem Solving
Skills: Physical Exam of the Pediatric Arm
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C101475: Syndactyly in 13-Month-Old Boy
Case-Based Learning
PMID 11967760: Acrocephalosyndactyly -- the coalesced hand.
PMID 12631483: Long-term results of syndactyly correction: full-thickness versus split-thickness skin grafts.
PMID 17332102: Modified Bilhaut-Cloquet procedure for Wassel type-II and III polydactyly of the thumb.
PMID 17602029: Amniotic band syndrome of the upper extremity: diagnosis and management.
PMID 18310688: Modified Bilhaut-Cloquet procedure for Wassel type-II and III polydactyly of the thumb. Surgical technique.
PMID 19308526: Characteristics of patients with congenital clasped thumb: a prospective study of 40 patients with the results of treatment.
PMID 19571071: Amniotic constriction band: a multidisciplinary assessment of etiology and clinical presentation.
PMID 20138713: Reconstruction of the hypoplastic thumb.
PMID 21463727: Surgical release of the pediatric trigger thumb.
PMID 22379556: Classification and surgical treatment of symphalangism in interphalangeal joints of the hand.
PMID 22474090: Management of pediatric trigger thumb and trigger finger.
PMID 22955538: Hand and upper limb anomalies in Poland syndrome: a new proposal of classification.
PMID 23364674: Preaxial polydactyly of the upper limb viewed as a spectrum of severity of embryonic events.
PMID 23730240: Acquired trigger thumb vs. congenital clasped thumb: recognize the difference: a case report.
PMID 24032579: Polydactyly: a review.
PMID 24060511: Presentation and treatment of macrodactyly in children.
PMID 24359797: The transverse bone in cleft hand: a case cohort analysis of outcome after surgical reconstruction.
PMID 24362256: On the classification of congenital thumb hypoplasia.
PMID 25289684: Analysis of web height ratios according to age and sex.
PMID 25934210: Management of complications of congenital hand disorders.
PMID 28277466: Early Results of Surgical Management of Camptodactyly.
PMID 9774014: Long-term results of surgical treatment for macrodactyly of the hand.
Didactic & Question Based Learning
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Session Files
Case-Based Learning
PMID 29975270: Percutaneous Needle Fasciotomy Versus Collagenase Treatment for Dupuytren Contracture: A Randomized Controlled Trial with a Two-Year Follow-up.
PMID 26510626: Tendinopathies of the Hand and Wrist.
PMID 27473921: Comparison of Treatment Outcome After Collagenase and Needle Fasciotomy for Dupuytren Contracture: A Randomized, Single-Blinded, Clinical Trial With a 1-Year Follow-Up.
PMID 30502019: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Controlled Trial Comparing Ibuprofen and Acetaminophen Versus Hydrocodone and Acetaminophen for Soft Tissue Hand Procedures.
PMID 18063716: De quervain tenosynovitis of the wrist.
PMID 18451388: The natural history of pediatric trigger thumb.
PMID 19258615: Does a 'firebreak' full-thickness skin graft prevent recurrence after surgery for Dupuytren's contracture?: a prospective, randomised trial.
PMID 21050962: Effect of passive stretching on simple camptodactyly in children younger than three years of age.
PMID 217905: An unusual complication following surgical treatment of deQuervain's disease.
PMID 22134207: Dupuytren disease: an evolving understanding of an age-old disease.
PMID 22883879: Pathologies of the extensor carpi ulnaris (ECU) tendon and its investments in the athlete.
PMID 23200951: Dupuytren contracture recurrence following treatment with collagenase clostridium histolyticum (CORDLESS study): 3-year data.
PMID 23683863: Congenital hand anomalies: a review of the literature, 2009-2012.
PMID 24060510: A comparison of percutaneous needle fasciotomy and collagenase injection for dupuytren disease.
PMID 24096897: Sports-related extensor carpi ulnaris pathology: a review of functional anatomy, sports injury and management.
PMID 3006958: Sports-related extraarticular wrist syndromes.
PMID 30931150: Dupuytren's disease: where do we stand?
Dupuytren Percutaneous Needle Aponeurotomy & Collagenase Injections
Physical Exam of the Tendons of the Hand & Wrist
Surgical Trigger Finger Release
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C101176: Closed 2nd Metacarpal Shaft Fx in 32M
C102018: Ring Finger Proximal Phalanx Fracture in 16M
Teaching Case: Closed 2nd Metacarpal Shaft Fx in 32M
C101556: 5th Metacarpal Fracture in 22M
Community Case #1: PIP Fracture Dislocation in 70F
Community Case #2: 4th Digit Closed Proximal Phalanx Hand Fracture
Community Case #3: Chronic Thumb MP UCL Rupture in 18M
Community Case #4: Metacarpal nonunion with hardware failure in 23M
Community Case #5: Ring Finger Closed Bicondylar Proximal Phalanx Fx in 32M
PMID 11505928: Fractures of the base of the first metacarpal: current treatment options.
PMID 16843795: Fixation choices for closed simple unstable oblique phalangeal and metacarpal fractures.
PMID 18332024: Open reduction and interfragmentary screw fixation for symptomatic nonunion of distal phalangeal fractures.
PMID 18443066: The ''two fleck sign'' for an occult Stener lesion.
PMID 18662959: Outcome of conservative management of spiral/long oblique fractures of the metacarpal shaft of the fingers using a palmar wrist splint and immediate mobilisation of the fingers.
PMID 18694922: Plate fixation in closed ipsilateral multiple metacarpal fractures.
PMID 19411003: Thumb trauma: Bennett fractures, Rolando fractures, and ulnar collateral ligament injuries.
PMID 19411643: Metacarpophalangeal joint dislocation.
PMID 19442455: Symptomatic nonunion of a distal phalanx fracture: treatment with a percutaneous compression screw.
PMID 19703736: A cadaver model that investigates irreducible metacarpophalangeal joint dislocation.
PMID 21536628: Collateral ligament injuries of the thumb metacarpophalangeal joint.
PMID 23351909: Seymour fractures: retrospective analysis and therapeutic considerations.
PMID 23378372: Fracture-dislocations of the proximal interphalangeal joint.
PMID 24206995: Seymour fractures.
PMID 24503231: Management of proximal interphalangeal joint hyperextension injuries: a randomized controlled trial.
PMID 28248741: Treatment of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Thumb: A Critical Analysis Review.
PMID 8891977: Traumatic dislocation of the thumb carpometacarpal joint: early ligamentous reconstruction versus closed reduction and pinning.
QB Questions for FINGER & THUMB TRAUMA (#77)
Skills: Evaluating Collateral Ligament Stability of the Fingers and Thumbs
Skills: Open Reduction of an Irreducible MCP Dislocation
Vignettes: Clinical Problem Solving
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Session Files
C101184: Basilar Thumb Arthritis in 52F
C101184: Basilar Thumb Arthritis in 52M
C1185: Basal joint arthritis in 66F
C1185: Basal joint arthritis in 66F
PMID 16182064: Quantifying the effect of the distal intrinsic release procedure on proximal interphalangeal joint flexion: a cadaveric study.
PMID 16601414: Tendon avulsion injuries of the distal phalanx.
PMID 17948164: Biomechanical analysis of flexor digitorum profundus and superficialis in grip-strength generation.
PMID 22170246: The quadriga phenomenon: a review and clinical relevance.
PMID 23790421: The Thompson procedure for chronic mallet finger deformity.
PMID 24084432: Intrinsic contracture of the hand: diagnosis and management.
PMID 26320165: Posttraumatic Boutonnière and Swan Neck Deformities.
PMID 8876579: Compartment syndromes of the hand.
Physical Exam of the Finger
Question-Based Clinical Problem Solving
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Session Files
C101480: Flexor Tendon Reconstruction in a 38F
C101481: Partial Flexor Tendon Injury in a 30M
C101485: Chronic Zone 1 Flexor Tendon Lacerations in 17M
Chronic Zone 1 Flexor Tendon Lacerations in
Flexor Tendon Reconstruction in a 38F
Partial Flexor Tendon Injury in a 30M
Mallet Fx in 4th Digit in 22M
FDP Flexor Tendon Re-rupture in 23M
PMID 30893228: What's New in Hand Surgery.
PMID 20541326: The effects of core suture purchase on the biomechanical characteristics of a multistrand locking flexor tendon repair: a cadaveric study.
PMID 21368096: Avulsion injuries of the flexor digitorum profundus tendon.
PMID 23294825: How the wide awake approach is changing hand surgery and hand therapy: inaugural AAHS sponsored lecture at the ASHT meeting, San Diego, 2012.
PMID 23660056: Wide-awake flexor tendon repair and early tendon mobilization in zones 1 and 2.
PMID 25425614: Update on Zone II Flexor Tendon Injuries.
Skills: Bracing Technique
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Case-Based Learning: Program Cases
PMID 30145028: Hand Infections in the Immunocompromised Patient: An Update.
PMID 17399870: The surgical treatment and outcomes of high-pressure injection injuries of the hand.
PMID 17671013: Factors affecting the prognosis of pyogenic flexor tenosynovitis.
PMID 18294549: A prospective, randomized, controlled trial of 2-octylcyanoacrylate versus suture repair for nail bed injuries.
PMID 19056919: Cold exposure injuries to the extremities.
PMID 19258157: Treatment of digital frostbite: current concepts.
PMID 19962836: Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in surgically treated hand infections.
PMID 22661567: Flexor tendon sheath infections of the hand.
PMID 24382878: High-pressure injection injuries to the hand.
PMID 24603826: Acute and chronic paronychia of the hand.
PMID 24860135: Fungal osteomyelitis and septic arthritis.
PMID 25070032: Acute hand infections.
PMID 25538130: Human and other mammalian bite injuries of the hand: evaluation and management.
PMID 31191986: Infections of the hand: an overview.
PMID 442761: Human and other mammalian bite injuries of the hand: evaluation and management.
PMID 7754017: Uncomplicated cat-scratch disease: findings at CT, MR imaging, and radiography.
Skills: Physical Exam of Pyogenic Flexor Tenosynovitis
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C101374: Painful Lytic Lumbar Lesion in 16F
C102074: Peroneal Nerve Tumor in 53M
C1320: Lucent Medullary Lesion in Index Finger of 33M
Community Case: Lucent Medullary Lesions in Index Finger of 33M
Community Case: Post traumtic swelling of distal forearm
PMID 25708437: Wrist ganglion treatment: systematic review and meta-analysis.
PMID 29557866: Denosumab May Increase the Risk of Local Recurrence in Patients with Giant-Cell Tumor of Bone Treated with Curettage.
PMID 11466631: Longitudinal observation of pediatric hand and wrist ganglia.
PMID 12470042: Vascular problems of the upper extremity: a primer for the orthopaedic surgeon.
PMID 17077340: Malignant tumors of the hand and wrist.
PMID 17908885: Skeletal Lesions Interobserver Correlation among Expert Diagnosticians (SLICED) Study Group. Reliability of histopathologic and radiologic grading of cartilaginous neoplasms in long bo
PMID 18451399: Local recurrence of giant cell tumor of bone after intralesional treatment with and without adjuvant therapy.
PMID 19568083: Long-term results of surgical treatment for hypothenar hammer syndrome.
PMID 20216046: Diagnosis and management of glomus tumors of the hand.
PMID 20448801: Advances in the treatment of Raynaud's phenomenon.
PMID 20857250: Recurrent giant cell tumor of long bones: analysis of surgical management.
PMID 21276898: Reconstruction for ulnar artery aneurysm at the wrist.
PMID 21372671: Hypothenar hammer syndrome: an update with algorithms for diagnosis and treatment.
PMID 23378375: Giant cell tumor of bone.
PMID 23509309: Denosumab treatment of metastatic giant-cell tumor of bone in a 10-year-old girl.
PMID 25344599: Diagnosis and Management of Soft-tissue Masses.
PMID 25911663: Skin cancer of the hand: current concepts.
PMID 26209144: Ray Resections of the Fingers: Indications, Techniques, and Outcomes.
PMID 27454024: Enchondroma of the Hand: Evaluation and Management.
Skills: Hand Exam: Superficial Exam
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Session Files
Community Case #1: Ulnar Neuropathy Due to Deformity from Elbow Fx in 31M
Teaching Case #1: Unusual Cause of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in 50F
PMID 24875021: The impact of depression and pain catastrophization on initial presentation and treatment outcomes for atraumatic hand conditions.
PMID 25187592: Comparison of ultrasound and electrodiagnostic testing for diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome: study using a validated clinical tool as the reference standard.
PMID 26631997: A Comparison of Three Diagnostic Tests for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Using Latent Class Analysis.
PMID 27869627: The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline on: Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
PMID 28953087: Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Current Concepts.
PMID 15730578: Prospective randomized controlled study comparing simple decompression versus anterior subcutaneous transposition for idiopathic neuropathy of the ulnar nerve at the elbow: Part 1.
PMID 16061314: Simple decompression or subcutaneous anterior transposition of the ulnar nerve for cubital tunnel syndrome.
PMID 17324718: The electrodiagnosis of neuropathy: basic principles and common pitfalls.
PMID 18056489: Anterior Transposition Compared with Simple Decompressio