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Books, Journals, New Media
August 24/31, 2005

Hand Surgery

Author Affiliations

Books, Journals, New Media Section Editor: Harriet S. Meyer, MD, Contributing Editor, JAMA; Journal Review Editor: Brenda L. Seago, MLS, MA, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University.

JAMA. 2005;294(8):968. doi:10.1001/jama.294.8.968-a

Hand surgery lies within three distinct specialties: orthopedics, plastic surgery, and general surgery. Despite tremendous advances in the past few decades, hand surgery continues to lack subspecialty certification in several countries around the world. Several well-known textbooks in orthopedics and plastic surgery have devoted volumes or sections to hand surgery. Green’s Operative Hand Surgery, a dedicated treatise, has remained for more than two decades the bible of hand surgery.

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