IMAGINGManagement of Hand Injuries: Part IIRamirez, Elda G. PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAEN; Hoyt, K. Sue PhD, RN, FNP-BC, CEN, FAEN, FAANP, FAANEditor(s): Ramponi, Denise R. DNP, FNP-C, ENP-BC, FAEN, FAANP, CEN, Column Editor Author Information University of Texas Health Science Center Houston (Dr Ramirez); and Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science: Beyster Institute for Nursing Research, University of San Diego, San Diego, California (Dr Hoyt). Corresponding Author: Elda G. Ramirez, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAEN, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Houston, TX 77030 ([email protected]). The authors thank Nick Burke for Figures 2 and 8.Disclosure: The author reports no conflicts of interest. Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal: October/December 2016 - Volume 38 - Issue 4 - p 266-278 doi: 10.1097/TME.0000000000000128 Buy Metrics Abstract Hand injuries are a frequent emergency department occurrence and account for most upper extremity injuries. Proper assessment and management of hand injuries can reduce morbidity and prevent long-term disability. “Assessment of Acute Hand Injuries” Part I was discussed in the Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal (E. G. Ramirez and K. S. Hoyt, 2014). Part II herein discusses the epidemiology, radiographs, and the management of hand lacerations, fingertip injuries, and fractures. Part III will discuss the management of tendon, ligamentous, neurovascular, and other special hand injuries along with the management of selected chronic hand conditions. © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.