Hand and Wrist


2016 Hand and Wrist Self-Assessment Examination

John Bednar, MD 

Developed in partnership with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Up to 10 CME Credits/100 multiple-choice questions.


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Annual Meeting News

Orthopaedic Video Theater Call for Abstracts

Nowhere else will your discoveries reach such a wide-ranging orthopaedic audience. 

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Hand Surgery Update VI

Peter M. Murray, MD and
Warren C. Hammert, MD

This latest edition compiles the most impactful articles in hand and wrist from the last five years.

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Orthopaedic Video Theater

Early Opponensplasty in Median Nerve Injuries

View this OVT video and nearly 700 surgical videos on the new online learning platform and via the AAOS Access App, including 116 NEW 2018 titles. Now 200+ videos include CME! For  information visit www.aaos.org/OVT

Surgical Techniques

Wide Awake Hand Surgery:Principles and Techniques: Quick Tips

Explore this and more than 100 Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at learn.aaos.org!


Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Offer your patients peer-reviewed, non-biased, easy-to-understand information on this musculoskeletal topic and hundreds more on the NEW OrthoInfo website - now with an improved mobile experience!

Evidence-Based Medicine

Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Performance Measure 

A collaborative project between AAOS and American Society for Surgey of the Hand (AASH) 

Journals & News

Thank you for joining us at the 2018 Annual Meeting
See why members come back year after year in the attendee experience video captured live in New Orleans.

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For Your Patients

OrthoInfo   - the Academy's patient education website -- is one of the few peer reviewed orthopaedic resources for patients on the internet.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Explore the many  volunteer opportunities  available at AAOS. 

Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the  Education Achievement Awards Program.