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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


Welcome to the professionals area.
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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BSSH Handbook

The Handbook is a resource for those involved in organising, delivering and developing services for patients with conditions of the hand and wrist. The Handbook... Read more

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ICHS 7.3: Tendon Injury, Paralysis, Rehabilitation

Course 3 in the 7th series of Instructional Courses in Hand Surgery is focussed on Tendon Injury, Paralysis and Rehabilitation. The two day course consists of... Read more

BSSH Upper Limb Dissection Course

BSSH Upper Limb Dissection  Course

The BSSH Anatomy Dissection Course is included in the BSSH Educational Programme. This course is held in the Vesalius Clinical Training Centre at the University of... 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