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HSS presents new research at 2018 AAHS Annual Meeting

At this year’s American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS) Annual Meeting, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) presented leading research including the below:

What is the Most Optimal Nerve Transfer for Brachial Plexus Patients?

  • HSS researchers investigated the best surgical method to improve elbow flexion after an upper brachial plexus injury. Read the full write-up here.

MRI Findings More Accurate than Radiographs for Patients with Certain Carpal Arthritis

  • Researchers from HSS published a study that compared the accuracy of MRI and radiograph findings to determine carpal arthritis patterns in the wrist. Read the full write-up here.