This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.
This excellent little monograph is written by a hand surgeon with a long experience in dealing with different surgical techniques and principles in hand surgery. His conclusions and statements are the reflection of many active years in treating acute hand injuries. From the actual case to the principle, there is a feeling of close reality that is enhanced by illustrative examples taken from the daily surgical practice.
Due to its small size, this book could not possibly be complete or exhaustive. There are many such manuals dealing with hand injuries, but this one is a valuable addition because it has the potential to help the beginner, the occasional hand surgeon, and the surgical resident in dealing with complex hand problems.
The book is divided into 12 chapters each dealing with a special aspect of treatment of these injuries. Pitfalls and principles of treatment are enunciated in a didactic fashion that
AIACHE A. Treatment of Hand Injuries: Preservation and Restoration of Function. Arch Surg. 1975;110(8):1050. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1975.01360140194043
Coronavirus Resource Center
Customize your JAMA Network experience by selecting one or more topics from the list below.
Create a personal account or sign in to: