Editorial| Volume 35, ISSUE 1, P1, January 2010

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To Improve and Develop Surgery of the Hand

      The Journal of Hand Surgery was instituted 35 years ago by a small group of Hand Society visionaries who felt that hand surgery had clearly become an established medical discipline. As such, a specialty journal was necessary to further its academic interests. Hand surgery should no longer be dependent on the major orthopedic and plastic surgery journals to extend its educational mission.
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        • Boyes J.H.
        Why a Journal of Hand Surgery?.
        J Hand Surg. 1976; 1: 1