Congenital Hand Differences, An Issue of Hand Clinics

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In the issue of the Hand Clinics on “Congenital Hand Differences” the Guest Editor, Dr. Kevin C. Chung, invited world-renowned experts on congenital hand problems to share their insights regarding the treatments and outcomes of a variety of common and uncommon conditions. This volume will present a concise, yet practical guide in understanding and managing the diversity of presentations in these diseases. The illustrations are meticulously presented and the key points are highlighted by the “masters” of the field. This Hand Clinics volume will be an invaluable resource for those interested in advancing their knowledge regarding this intriguing field in hand surgery.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781437704839
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 6/9/2009
  • Series: Clinics: Orthopedics Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 7.20 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface Kevin C. Chung ix

Congenital Hand Differences: Embryology and Classification Douglas M. Sammer Kevin C. Chung 151

Congenital Failure of Formation of the Upper Limb Paul R. Manske Charles A. Goldfarb 157

Failure of Differentiation Part I: Syndactyly Michael A. Tonkin 171

Failure of Differentiation: Part II (Arthrogryposis, Camptodactyly, Clinodactyly, Madelung Deformity, Trigger Finger, and Trigger Thumb) Jennifer M. Ty Michelle A. James 195

Duplication Andrew J. Watt Kevin C. Chung 215

Overgrowth Conditions: A Diagnostic and Therapeutic Conundrum Matthew J. Carty Amir Taghinia Joseph Upton 229

Undergrowth: Brachydactyly Michael L. Nguyen Neil F. Jones 247

Constriction Band Syndrome Kenji Kawamura Kevin C. Chung 257

Generalized Skeletal Abnormalities Andrew J. Watt Kevin C. Chung 265

Congenital Differences About the Elbow Scott H. Kozin 277

Congenital Hand Surgery: What's New and What's Coming Charles A. Goldfarb 293

Index 301

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