Hand and Wrist

Journals & News


October 2017
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Current Concepts
Jonathan Robert Staples, MD; Ryan Calfee, MD, MSc


September 2017
Nonunions and Malunions
Brett R. Bolhofner, MD; Maureen Finnegan, MD; Douglas W. Lundy, MD, FACS


November 2017
Reducing Opioid Use after Hand Surgery

Courses & Webinars

AAOS/OTA Daily Dilemmas in Trauma: Your Topics, Expert Solutions

April 19 - 21, 2018
Baltimore, MD - Inner Harbor

Paul Tornetta III, MD, and
J. Tracy Watson, MD
Course Directors

This unique course, designed specifically by you for you, delivers the trauma updates and the operative and nonoperative fracture treatment knowledge you need when you take call.


Video Gallery

Hot Topic: In-Office Carpal Tunnel Release

Yuri C. Lansinger, MD and
Munawar Ali, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, June 2015

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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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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Treatment of Distal Radius Fractures

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our free mobile app

Print Books and eBooks

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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See even more of the Academy's Resources dedicated to Hand and Wrist

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.