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September #JHSJC Transcript

The #JHSJC is back! Our September discussion was an excellent way to return after a brief break for the summer. Here are the two articles from the September issue of JHS that we addressed: 1) Geospatial Inefficiencies Associated With Digital Replantations at High-Volume Centers and Optimal Allocation Model for Centralization of Replantations and 2) The Epidemiology of Carpal Tunnel Revision…
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June #JHSJC Transcript

The June #JHSJC was a great way to kick off the summer! We thank everyone who joined us, especially our European colleagues who participated again in the second round! This month, we discussed two articles from the June 2021 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Structural Versus Nonstructural Bone Grafting for the Treatment of Unstable Scaphoid Waist Nonunion Without Avascular Necrosis:…
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May #JHSJC Transcript

This month's #JHSJC was a great success! We wish to thank everyone who joined us, especially our European colleagues who participated in the second round! This month, we discussed two articles from the May 2021 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Cost Comparison of Botulinum Toxin Injections Versus Surgical Treatment in Pediatric Patients With Cerebral Palsy: A Markov Model…
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April #JHSJC Transcript

For our April JHS Journal Club discussion, we looked at the following two lead articles from April's issue: Rate of Bone Mineral Density Testing and Subsequent Fracture-Free Interval After Distal Forearm Fracture in the Medicare Population and Outcomes Associated With Scapholunate Ligament Injury Following Intra-Articular Distal Radius Fractures. Thank you to everyone who monitored and participated! Feel free to continue…
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March #JHSJC Transcript

We had a great discussion this month about two articles from the March issue (Volume 46, Issue 3) of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Impact of Insurance Type on Self-Reported Symptom Severity at the Preoperative Visit for Carpal Tunnel Release and Variation in Use of Electrodiagnostic Testing: Analysis From the Michigan Collaborative Hand Initiative for Quality in Surgery. Thank you…
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February #JHSJC Transcript

We thank all of this month's #JHSJC discussion participants! We talked about two articles from Volume 46, Issue 2 of The Journal of Hand Surgery and addressed a number of critical topics: The Association Between Electrodiagnostic Severity and Treatment Recommendations for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Relevance of Diagnosed Depression and Antidepressants to PROMIS Depression Scores Among Hand Surgical Patients. Feel…
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January #JHSJC Transcript

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first #JHSJC of the new year! We kicked off 2021 by discussing two articles from Volume 46, Issue 1 of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Epidemiology and Treatment of Radial Head Fractures: A Database Analysis of Over 70,000 Inpatient Cases and A Matched Comparison of Postoperative Complications Between Smokers and Nonsmokers Following Open…
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December #JHSJC Transcript

Thank you to everyone who participated in the final #JHSJC of 2020! We finished the year off strong by discussing two articles from Volume 45, Issue 12 of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Establishing Validity of a Comprehensive Hand Surgical Training and Educational Platform (STEP) and Clinical, Radiological, and Electrodiagnostic Diagnosis of Pronator Syndrome Concurrent With Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Feel free to…
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November #JHSJC Transcript

Thank you to everyone who participated in the November #JHSJC discussion! We send a special thank you to our Guest Hosts, Charles A. Goldfarb, MD (@Congenitalhand) and Christopher J. Dy, MD, MPH, FACS (@ChrisDyMD)! We looked at two articles from Volume 45, Issue 11 of The Journal of Hand Surgery: Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture Surgery: Changing Incidence in Finnish and…
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October #JHSJC Transcript

We had a great turnout for our October discussion! Thank you to everyone who participated. We looked at two articles from Volume 45, Issue 10 of The Journal of Hand Surgery: The Influence of Cost Information on Treatment Choice: A Mixed-Methods Study and Thumb Carpometacarpal Arthritis: Prognostic Indicators and Timing of Further Intervention Following Corticosteroid Injection. Feel free to continue…