Hand and Wrist


NEW 2019 Hand and Wrist Self-Assessment Examination

Gregory Gallant, MD, MBA

Enhance your ability to diagnose and manage common hand and wrist problems. Up to 10 CME Credits; 100 multiple-choice questions. 


See all self-assessment examinations

Annual Meeting News

Broaden your knowledge and strengthen your skills during focused sessions.

The Hand and Wrist track identifies the most relevant sessions for your expertise and learning path.

Webinars OnDemand

Orthopaedic Video Theater

View the vast and growing collection of expert, quality surgical videos at video.aaos.org - now FREE as a benefit of AAOS membership!

The newly expanded OVT now includes dynamic videos from more diverse perspectives, adding increased variety to your learning.


Surgical Techniques

Surgical Excision of Digital Mucous Cysts

Explore hundreds of Surgical Procedures and Techniques Learning Modules - available FREE to AAOS members - at the online learning platform at learn.aaos.org!


Hand Fractures

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

Online Tools for CTS Diagnosis Katz Hand Symptom Diagram and CTS-6

The Katz Hand Symptom Diagram and CTS-6 are popular tools that are used in clinical practice that assist with detecting CTS, illustrating the location and the characater of symptoms.  No need for paper and pencil…we have these tools available online! 

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines available online or via the free mobile app.

Journals & News

November 2018
Etiology, Evaluation, and Management Options for the Stiff Digit
Catalano, Louis W. III, MD; Barron, O. Alton, MD; Glickel, Steven Z., MD; Minhas, Shobhit V., MD

December 2018
How Would a Computer Diagnose Arthritis on a Radiograph? 

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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.