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Patients with metacarpophalangeal joint collateral ligament tears show reduced grip strength

October 9, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Although patients with subacute-to-chronic metacarpophalangeal joint collateral ligament tears who underwent primary repair had…
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Patients with osteoporosis have low rate of mechanical failure after distal radial fracture surgery

October 8, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers found a low risk of mechanical failure in patients with osteoporosis who had distal radius fracture fixation with a…
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Pain management protocol reduced narcotic analgesic use in patients after distal radial fracture surgery

October 8, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Use of a multi-modal pain program reduced the number of narcotic analgesics taken by patients after distal radial fracture…
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Distal radial fractures occur at a younger age in men than women, study finds

October 8, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers found distal radius fractures occurred in a young population of men compared to women, but screening tools for…
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Distal radial fractures occur at a younger age in men than women, study finds

Orthopedics Today, November 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers found distal radius fractures occurred in a young population of men compared to women, but screening tools for…
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Study: Simultaneous bilateral carpal tunnel release has similar early outcomes as unilateral release

October 7, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Patients who had a simultaneous bilateral carpal tunnel release as part of a planned staged release showed no increased…
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Percutaneous trigger finger release found safe for patients with diabetes

October 7, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers found a higher success rate using a percutaneous trigger finger release technique to treat trigger finger rather…
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Percutaneous trigger finger release found safe for patients with diabetes

Orthopedics Today, November 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — Researchers found a higher success rate using a percutaneous trigger finger release technique to treat trigger finger rather…
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Speaker: Education through technology is the key for the future of hand surgery

October 4, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — The future of upper extremity surgery education will be through electronic media, with residents and fellows using distance…
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Speaker: Education through technology is the key for the future of hand surgery

Orthopedics Today, November 2013
SAN FRANCISCO — The future of upper extremity surgery education will be through electronic media, with residents and fellows using distance…