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Welcome to the patients area.
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

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BEST Guidelines

The BEST Guidelines on Treatment of Trigger Digits: Draft for “Public Consultation "Please review this draft guideline.  Comments can be provided... Read more

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BSSH/BAHT Autumn Scientific Meeting

  The 2016 Autumn Scientific Meeting will be a combined meeting with the British Association of Hand Therapists and will be held at the Mercure Cardiff... Read more

A day at the PROMs

A day at the PROMs

The BSSH invites you to: 'A day at the PROMs'. A one-day event for consultants, trainees and hand therapists. Places are limited to 50, and are secured giving... 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...

How to become a member of BSSH