Updates in Reconstructive Transplantation: Surgical Considerations for Hand Transplantation


In a Q&A format, plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Jaimie Shores summarizes his talk at the American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation (ASRT) Conference held in November 2014. He shares surgical indications for upper limb (hand and arm) transplantation, including clinical indications and current barriers, the future of upper extremity transplantation in children, and where this field may develop in the future.



Jaimie Shores

Jaimie Shores, MD

Clinical Director, Hand/Arm Transplant Program