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Hand Injuries (cont.)

Author and Editor

Author: Chad Tarr, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine.

Editor: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

REFERENCES:

MedscapeReference.com. Hand Injury Slideshow.

MedscapeReference.com. High-Pressure Hand Injury.

MedscapeReference.com. Soft Tissue Hand Injury Differential Diagnoses.

WebMD.com. Finger, Hand, and Wrist Injuries.

Previous contributing coauthor and editors: Coauthor(s): Philip Shayne, MD, Program Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine. Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Ron Fuerst, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Carolina College of Medicine; Director, Children's Emergency Center, Children's Hospital of Richland Memorial Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 5/11/2012

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