Video Collection: November 2013- PRS 132(5) - CME - Practical Management of Tendon Disorders of the Hand

Creator:   Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Created:   10/28/2013
Contains:  3 items
The 3 related videos for the 132(5) CME article titled "Practical Management of Tendon Disorders of the Hand." From the November 2013 PRS CME.

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Creator: Simon Farnebo MD
Duration: 0:09
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This video shows a patient with Rheumatoid arthritis who suffered an attritional rupture of the small finger extensor tendon. The end of the small finger extensor was woven into the side of the ring finger extensor tendon. From the “Practical Management of Tendon Disorders in the Hand," November 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Creator: Simon Farnebo MD
Duration: 0:13
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
In this video, it is shown that in order to provide longitudinal pull on the proximal flexor tendon without rupturing the pulleys, an Allis clamp can be placed atraumatically around the proximal flexor tendon and twirled. From the “Practical Management of Tendon Disorders in the Hand," November 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
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Creator: Simon Farnebo MD
Duration: 0:13
Journal: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
This Video demonstrates the second stage of a flexor tendon reconstruction the tendon graft has been attached distally to the distal phalanx with a button. The strength of the juncture can be assessed prior to proximal tendon weave. From the “Practical Management of Tendon Disorders in the Hand," November 2013. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.