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Functional Anatomy, Examination, and Functional Assessment of Hands

  • Dong HanEmail author
  • Hong An
  • Wei Wang
  • Bo Chen
  • Jianmin Yao
  • Fengjing Zhao
  • Bin Wang
  • Feng Ni
  • De Shi
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Part of the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery book series (PRS)

Abstract

Human hands have very accurate and complex functions, and their relevant anatomic structures include brachial plexus and various structures from shoulder girdles to fingertips [1]. According to the features of this specialty, this section describes the functional anatomy of wrists and hands.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dong Han
    • 1
    Email author
  • Hong An
    • 2
  • Wei Wang
    • 3
  • Bo Chen
    • 4
  • Jianmin Yao
    • 5
  • Fengjing Zhao
    • 5
  • Bin Wang
    • 3
  • Feng Ni
    • 1
  • De Shi
    • 6
  1. 1.Shanghai Ninth People Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of MedicineShanghaiChina
  2. 2.The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical UniversityChongqingChina
  3. 3.Department of Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryShanghai Ninth People Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of MedicineShanghaiChina
  4. 4.Plastic Surgery Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical CollegeBeijingChina
  5. 5.Hangzhou Plastic Surgery HospitalHangzhouChina
  6. 6.Affiliated Hospital of Nantong UniversityNantongChina

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