The Romanian Society for Surgery of the Hand (RSSH) is Romanian’s only professional association representing hand surgeons.

The Society was founded in 1997 by the plastic surgeons form all over Romania.

It provides support for its members through continuing education, professional development, networking and representation at state and national and international levels including IFSSH and EFSSH meetings.

It also acts as a central referral point for doctors and members of the public seeking the services of Hand Surgeons in specific geographic locations.


Publications – HAND Journal

HAND Journal

Official Journal of the American Association for Hand Surgery,
Argentine Association for Surgery of the Hand,
Brazilian Society of Hand Surgery,
Romanian Society for Surgery of the Hand

HAND is an internationally peer-reviewed journal that publishes articles written by clinicians detailing current research and clinical work in the field of hand surgery. Combining multidisciplinary expertise from surgical, medical, hand therapy, and other health care professional specialties, HAND publishes original clinical and basic science articles, comprehensive critical reviews and unique case reports related to the management of pathologies in the hand and upper extremity.

This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.

HAND is the Publication of the American Association for Hand Surgery and the official English language journal of the Asociacion Argentina de Cirugia de la Mano, Brazilian Society of Hand Surgery and the Romanian Society for Surgery of the Hand.