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Discover more about hand surgery and hand therapy, Find information on common hand conditions and download an information leaflet. Learn more


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The Society's aim is to  promote the development of Hand Surgery and to foster and co-ordinate education study and research in Hand Surgery  This area is for professional information. Learn more

Latest News

Tendon transfers for Median and Ulnar Nerve Palsies

Tendon transfers for Median and Ulnar Nerve Palsies

In this special session on the 14th June, teaching will be provided by specialist hand surgeon Donald Sammut who has a special interest in the reanimation of the... Read more

New guidance on corticosteroid injections published

New guidance on corticosteroid injections published

An editorial written by Christopher Little, Margaret Birks, Maxim Horwitz, Chye Yew Ng, and David Warwick has been published online today (11... Read more

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BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting 2020

  The BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting will be taking place on the 14 October - 16 October 2020. This is a three day meeting held at The... Read more

Radiotherapy for skin cancer : a clinical oncology perspective

Speaker: Irene De Franceso, Consultant clinical oncologist, Guy's & St.Thomas Hospital, London Chair: Stephen Morris, Consultant clinical... Read more

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Benefits of Membership

Members are registered medical practitioners of consultant or equivalent status and permanently established surgeons working in the UK who have given evidence of satisfactory scientific and practical attainments in hand surgery, and practitioners in allied disciplines of medicine who are interested. More information can be viewed here.

How to become a member of BSSH