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Scaphoid Fractures: Evidence-Based Management, 1e 1. Principles of Evidence-Based Management of Scaphoid Fractures 2. Applying Evidence-Based Management in Hand Surgery 3. Osseous and Ligamentous Anatomy of the Scaphoid 4. Vascular Supply to the Scaphoid 5. Dynamic Imaging and Kinematics of the Scaphoid 6. Predictors of Scaphoid Fractures 7. Diagnostics for Suspected Scaphoid Fractures (including cost-effectiveness repeat exam) 8. Classification Systems of Scaphoid Fractures 9. Three-Dimensional Imaging of Scaphoid Fractures 10. Diagnosis of Displaced Scaphoid Fractures 11. Scaphoid Fracture Instability 12. Surgical versus Conservative Treatment for Non- and Minimally Displaced Scaphoid Waist Fractures 13. Conservative Treatment of Non- and Minimally Displaced Scaphoid Waist Fractures 14. Proximal Pole fractures 15. Distal Pole and Tubercle Fractures 16. Percutaneous Screw Fixation (including volar/dorsal techniques) 17. Optimal Screw Placement 18. Arthroscopy-Assisted Screw Fixation 19. Displaced Scaphoid Fracture Treatment 20. Trans-Scaphoid Perilunate Injuries 21. Pediatric Scaphoid Fracture Treatment 22. Predicting Union of Scaphoid Fractures 23. Value of Pulsed Electromagnetic Stimulation in Acute Scaphoid Fractures 24. Diagnosing the Malunited Scaphoid 25. Three-Dimensional Planning of Malunion Correction 26. Corrective Osteotomy of Scaphoid Malunion 27. Diagnosing Vascularity Issues of the Scaphoid (including Imaging) 28. Three-Dimensional Analysis of Nonunion Patterns 29. Surgical Treatment for Fibrous / Delayed Scaphoid Unions 30. Plate fixation of Scaphoid Nonunions 31. Vascularized versus Non-vascularized Bone Grafts 32. Vascularized bone grafts 33. Non-vascularized bone grafts (Interpositional Bone Grafting and Correction of Deformity) 34. Bone morphogenic proteins for scaphoid nonunion 35. Arthroscopy-Assisted Bone Grafting for Scaphoid Nonunion 36. Salvage Procedures for SNAC Wrist