After becoming involved with needle aponeurotomy for several years, I decided to make a public presentation on the topic to my peers. I organized and moderated an instructional course lecture on new treatment options for Dupuytren's as part of the 2006 program of the annual scientific session of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. The panel was made up of the following speakers:
This was presented on Sept 7 2006 to a full audience of about 300 hand surgeons and hand therapists. It was well received and was followed by a lively discussion. Screen shots of the presentations are shown below, and at the bottom of this page is a flash version of the presentation on Needle Aponeurotomy.
Slides from Dr. Eaton's lecture are shown below in this flash presentation.
Click on the image below to start the slide show.
Hit "page down" and "page up" on the keyboard to navigate forward and backward through the presentation.
This is a partial version of a presentation made for health care professionals, not an instructional manual on technique. This procedure should only be performed by a surgeon trained in standard surgical techniques, and ideally only after seeing the procedure in person.
Go Back | The Hand Center | e-Hand