We are a membership organization for Hand Surgeons, PAs, NPs, and Hand Therapists from across New England.
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The first Friday of December we hold an annual meeting at the Sturbridge Host Hotel in Sturbridge, MA
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2019 meeting is SOLD OUT of exhibit space. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list contact firstname.lastname@example.org
SAVE THE DATE!
48th NEHS Annual Meeting will be Friday, December 4, 2020
Registration for members, non members and exhibitors will open by the end of August 2020.
2019 Meeting Abstracts
(8:30) *Excision of proximal pole scaphoid nonunion with suture-anchor scapholunate ligament repair: a novel technique Joanne Y. Zhang, MD, MBA; Andrew Shaheen, PA-C, MBA; Brian W. Clair, MD, MBA; Eric T. Tolo, MD
(8:35) *Matrilin-2 and Chitosan form a Three-Dimensional Scaffold within a Collagen Conduit and Increase the Rate of Schwann Cell Migration Neill Li, MD; Brandon Vorrius, MS; Julie Katarincic, MD; Qian Chen, PhD
(10:00) Bone Density Alterations in Scaphoid Waist Fractures: An Early Indicator for Non-union Satoshi Miyamura MD, PhD.; Jonathan Lans MD; Janice J. He MD; Tsuyoshi Murase MD, PhD.; Jesse B. Jupiter MD; Neal C. Chen MD
(11:00) *Risk Factors and Complications Associated with Prolonged Opioid Use Following Surgical Management of Thumb Carpometacarpal Arthritis Avi Goodman, MD; Neill Y, Li, MD; Greg F. Elia, MD; Kalpit N. Shah, MD; Edward Akelman, MD; Alan H. Daniels, MD
(11:21) Is Opioid-Limiting Legislation Effective for Hand Surgery Patients? Kalpit Shah, MD; Daniel B.C. Reid, MD, MPH; Jack H. Ruddell, BA; Benjamin H. Shapiro, MS; Joseph A. Gil, MD; Alan H. Daniels, MD; Edward Skelman, MD
(11:28) *Diversity among trainees in the field of Hand Surgery: Trends among Gender and Under-Represented Minorities 2007-2017 Craig Moores, MD; Abhishek Jain, BA; Steve Hermiz, MD; Fernando A. Herrera, MD; Alexandre Prassinos, MD
(2:45) Improved Short-Term Outcomes of Operative Versus Conservative Management of Distal Radius Fractures in the Elderly Jing Bai Qin, MD; Garrick Gu, BA; Heather Tessier, MS; Angel Baez, MS; Anselm Wong, MD; Douglas Rothkopf, MD
(3:45) Response rates in orthopaedic hand surgery questionnaires studies: Which patients participate? Yannick Hoftzier, BSc; Juliette Nierich, BSc; Ritsaart F. Westenberg, MD; Jonathan Lans, MD; Rohit Garg, MBBS; Kyle R. Eberlin, MD; Neal C. Chen, MD
(4:05) Total Wrist Arthroplasty Alignment and Its Effect on Range-of-motion: Higher Volar Tilt and Shift Associated with Higher Range-of-Motion Bardiya Akhbari, M.Sc; Kalpit N. Shah, MD; Amy M. Morton, M.Sc; Douglas C. Moore, M.Sc; Scott W. Wolfe, MD: Arnold-Peter Weiss, MD; Joseph J. Crisco, Ph.D