Disorders of the Hand

Volume 4: Swelling, Tumours, Congenital Hand Defects and Surgical Techniques

  • Ian A. Trail
  • Andrew N.M. Fleming

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Swelling and Tumours

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joseph Dias
      Pages 3-15
    3. Steven E. R. Hovius, Christianne A. van Nieuwenhoven
      Pages 25-38
    4. Andrew N. M. Fleming
      Pages 39-48
    5. Hazem Y. M. Wafa, Roger M. Tillman
      Pages 49-68
  3. Congenital Hand Defects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Wee Lam, Gillian D. Smith
      Pages 71-95
    3. Scott H. Kozin
      Pages 97-124
    4. Emiko Horii
      Pages 125-140
    5. S. Akhtar, M. Mughal, S. P. Kay
      Pages 141-154
    6. Ruth Lester
      Pages 155-164
    7. Bran Sivakumar, Paul Smith
      Pages 165-176
    8. Musa Kaleem, Sarah A. Russell
      Pages 177-191
  4. Surgical Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. A. R. E. Keogh, G. I. Bain
      Pages 195-218
    3. Jonathan Hobby
      Pages 219-229
    4. Arnold-Peter C. Weiss
      Pages 231-239
    5. Brian D. Adams
      Pages 241-252
    6. Vivien C. Lees
      Pages 253-272
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 273-280

About this book


This book comes at a time when significant advances in the understanding of hand disorders have resulted in vast improvements in the quality of life for patients. It describes the techniques and practices for the diagnosis and treatment of various disorders of the hand and wrist. Each condition is discussed in detail and illustrated with images, radiographs and line drawings. Clinical pearls are provided for every chapter to provide practical guidance on surgical procedures.

Disorders of the Hand contains contributions from many of the hand surgeons who are at the forefront of this evolving area in the management of both elective and trauma hand surgery. This volume and its three sister volumes aim to improve care for current patients with hand and wrist complaints, while inspiring surgeons to think in greater detail about treatment options that will provide even better care in the future.


Hand Orthopaedics Surgery Trauma Wrist

Editors and affiliations

  • Ian A. Trail
    • 1
  • Andrew N.M. Fleming
    • 2
  1. 1. Hall Lane, Appley BridgeWrightington HospitalWiganUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.St George's HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom

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