Flap Reconstruction of the Traumatized Upper Extremity, An Issue of Hand Clinics


  • Kevin Chung, MD, MS, Charles B.G. De Nancrede Professor in Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs, Associate Director for Global REACH University of Michigan Medical School, Professor, Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan, Taubman Center

This issue of Hand Clinics will focus on flap reconstruction. Flap reconstruction is a very large part of upper extremity surgery following a traumatic injury. This issue will cover the entire process including anatomy, decision-making strategies on where to source/harvest flaps, and a large number of papers tailored to specific surgical procedures: different parts of the hand and upper extremity, pediatric reconstruction, and aesthetics.
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Book information

  • Published: April 2014
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-29707-3