Hand Surgery

SUR 625

NO VISITING STUDENTS

2/4 Weeks

Surgery

This clerkship will stress the early care of the injured hand and upper extremity, the precautions necessary for preservation of tissue, and effective tendon and nerve repair. The anatomy of the upper extremity will be emphasized, and reconstructive procedures, splinting, and rehabilitation of the injured upper extremity will be demonstrated with student participation. Experience will be in both outpatient and inpatient settings.