Centre for Evidence Based Hand Surgery



Hand surgery - general



Dorsal hand rejuvenation: A systematic review of the literature.
Ovadia SA, Efimenko IV, Lessard AS.
Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2021 Jan 8. doi: 10.1007/s00266-020-02077-3. Online ahead of print.

Quality measures to deliver safe, high-quality care on hand surgery outreach trips to low and middle-income countries.
Shapiro LM; Global Quality in Upper Extremity Surgery and Training (Global QUEST) Investigators.
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Dec 17;Publish Ahead of Print. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.19.01506. Online ahead of print.

Virtual fracture clinics in orthopaedic surgery - A systematic review of current evidence.
Davey MS, Coveney E, Rowan F, Cassidy JT, Cleary MS.
Injury. 2020 Nov 2:S0020-1383(20)30926-8. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.11.001. Online ahead of print.

A review of hand feminization and masculinization techniques in gender affirming therapy.
Lee J, Nolan IT, Swanson M, Kneib CJ, Crowe CS, Wolfswinkel EM, Morrison SD, Kulber DA, Friedrich JB.
Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2020 Sep 30. doi: 10.1007/s00266-020-01963-0. Online ahead of print.

Hand and wrist surgery on anticoagulants and antiplatelets: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Stone MJ, Wilks DJ, Wade RG.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2020 May 19. pii: S1748-6815(20)30194-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2020.05.017. [Epub ahead of print]

An evaluation of safety and patient outcomes for hand surgery following prior breast cancer treatment: Establishing new recommendations in lymphedema.
Paton M, Kovar A, Iorio ML.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2020 Feb;145(2):459-467. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000006438.

Use of decision analysis and economic evaluation in upper extremity surgery: A systematic review.
Safran T, Retrouvey H, Gorsky K, Baltzer HL.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Aug;144(2):395-407. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000005830.

Quality of randomized controlled trials for surgical treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: A systematic review.
Long C, Azad AD, desJardins-Park HE, Fox PM.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Mar;143(3):791-799. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000005366.

A systematic review of the quality of distal radius systematic reviews: Methodology and reporting assessment.
Belloti JC, Okamura A, Scheeren J, Faloppa F, Ynoe de Moraes V.
PLoS One. 2019 Jan 23;14(1):e0206895. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0206895. eCollection 2019.

Registration and outcome-reporting bias in randomized controlled trials of distal radial fracture treatment.
Lee S, Khan T, Grindlay D, Karantana A.
JB JS Open Access. 2018 Jul 24;3(3):e0065. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.OA.17.00065. eCollection 2018 Sep 25.

The fragility index in hand surgery randomized controlled trials.
Ruzbarsky JJ, Khormaee S, Daluiski A.
J Hand Surg Am. 2018 Nov 9. pii: S0363-5023(18)30114-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.10.005. [Epub ahead of print]

Hand and wrist joint procedures in patients with scleroderma: a systematic review.
Politikou O, Giesen T, Reissner L, Calcagni M.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2019 May;44(4):402-407. doi: 10.1177/1753193418795632. Epub 2018 Sep 3.

Quality of surgical randomized controlled trials in hand surgery: a systematic review.
Long C, desJardins-Park HE, Popat R, Fox PM.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2018 Oct;43(8):801-807. doi: 10.1177/1753193418780184. Epub 2018 Jun 13.

Review article: Best practice management of closed hand and wrist injuries in the emergency department (part 5 of the musculoskeletal injuries rapid review series).
Strudwick K, McPhee M, Bell A, Martin-Khan M, Russell T.
Emerg Med Australas. 2018 Oct;30(5):610-640. doi: 10.1111/1742-6723.12969. Epub 2018 May 24.

Hand and wrist surgery without suspending warfarin or oral antiplatelet - Systematic review.
Sardenberg T, Deienno FS, Miranda RF, Varanda D, Cortopassi AC, Silvares PRA.
Rev Bras Ortop. 2017 Jul 14;52(4):390-395. doi: 10.1016/j.rboe.2017.07.001. eCollection 2017 Jun-Jul

Methodological quality and reporting of systematic reviews in hand and wrist pathology.
Wasiak J, Shen AY, Ware R, O'Donohoe TJ, Faggion CM Jr.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2017 Oct;42(8):852-856. doi: 10.1177/1753193417712660. Epub 2017 Jun 13.

The accuracy and precision of radiostereometric analysis in upper limb arthroplasty.
Ten Brinke B, Beumer A, Koenraadt KLM, Eygendaal D, Kraan GA, Mathijssen NMC.
Acta Orthop. 2017 Jun;88(3):320-325. doi: 10.1080/17453674.2017.1291872.

Pediatric hand surgery in global health: The role for international outreach.
Chung KY, Hanemaayer A, Poenaru D.
Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Feb;78(2):162-170. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000959.

The quality of randomised controlled trials involving surgery from the hand to the elbow: a critical analysis of the literature.
Kim JM, Zimmerman RM, Jones CM, Muhit AA, Higgins JP, Means KR Jr.
Bone Joint J. 2017 Jan;99-B(1):94-99. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.99B1.BJJ-2016-0400.R1.

When can I drive after orthopaedic surgery? A systematic review.
DiSilvestro KJ, Santoro AJ, Tjoumakaris FP, Levicoff EA, Freedman KB.
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2016 Dec;474(12):2557-2570. Epub 2016 Aug 4.

E-learning in orthopedic surgery training: A systematic review.
Tarpada SP, Morris MT, Burton DA.
J Orthop. 2016 Sep 21;13(4):425-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jor.2016.09.004

Trends in the level of evidence in clinical hand surgery research.
Sugrue CM, Joyce CW, Sugrue RM, Carroll SM.
Hand (N Y). 2016 Jun;11(2):211-5. doi: 10.1177/1558944715627619. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

Consensus-based identification of factors related to false-positives in ultrasound scanning of synovitis and tenosynovitis.
Ikeda K, Narita A, Ogasawara M, Ohno S, Kawahito Y, Kawakami A, Ito H, Matsushita I, Suzuki T, Misaki K, Ogura T, Kamishima T, Seto Y, Nakahara R, Kaneko A, Nakamura T, Henmi M, Fukae J, Nishida K, Sumida T, Koike T.
Mod Rheumatol. 2016;26(1):9-14. doi: 10.3109/14397595.2015.1091123. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Hand trauma care in the United States: a literature review.
Maroukis BL, Chung KC, MacEachern M, Mahmoudi E.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Jan;137(1):100e-111e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001879.

Venous thromboembolism following elbow, wrist and hand surgery: a review of the literature and prophylaxis guidelines.
Roberts DC, Warwick DJ.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2014 Mar;39(3):306-12. doi: 10.1177/1753193412469131. Epub 2012 Dec 4.

A systematic review of prognostic factors for return to work following work-related traumatic hand injury.
Shi Q, Sinden K, MacDermid JC, Walton D, Grewal R.
J Hand Ther. 2014 Jan-Mar;27(1):55-62; quiz 62. doi: 10.1016/j.jht.2013.10.001. Epub 2013 Oct 21.

Ultrasound versus anatomic guidance for intra-articular and periarticular injection: a systematic review.
Gilliland CA, Salazar LD, Borchers JR.
Phys Sportsmed. 2011 Sep;39(3):121-31. doi: 10.3810/psm.2011.09.1928.


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