Really Interesting Videos

Tennis Elbow – New Treatments on the Horizon

(approximately 16 minute narrated video)


Tennis elbow becomes chronic in 20% of people. There is almost no known effective treatment when chronic. Explore treatment of the future – 3 types of injections – PRP, HA and Stem Cells.

Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) resolves spontaneously in 80% of people. However, for the 20% that remain chronic, the condition is miserable and almost nothing in the literature shows benefit. In this 16 minute narrated video, 3 types of injections are discussed: PRP, hyaluronic acid and stem cells.  Take a look at the future now.

We are currently conducting a study at Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem. Call Bat-el to enroll: 025645503



Carpal (wrist) Kinematics

(approximately 33 minutes narrated slide show)

kinematics slide

Carpal Kinematics = motion of the wrist bones. This 30 minute video that takes a complex topic and explains it using simple concepts.


Elbow Instability

(approximately 17 minute narrated slide show)


Elbow instability means the elbow joint is not stable – usually this is a result of an injury that includes fractures around the elbow. Our understanding of instability has evolved greatly in the past 25 years and continues to evolve. Below is a 17 minute narrated video giving a brief introduction to the topic.


Elbow Stiffness

(approximately 25 minute narrated slide show)

elbow skeleton







Elbow stiffness is a real problem if you have it.  It is difficult to take care of yourself when you lose flexion of your elbow. See why it happens and what treatments are available. Oriented toward orthopedic residents and therapists but understandable to all.


Colles Fractures – Cast or Surgery??

(approximately 28 minute narrated video)


When should a wrist fracture be treated with surgery or left to heal in a cast? Learn the official recommendations but more importantly about where these recommendations come from….




Anatomy of the Forearm Video

(approximately 18 minute video)

Rembrandt: The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp (1632)

Rembrandt: The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp (1632)







Wrist Pain – Ulnar side (pinky side of the wrist)

approximately 17 minute video


TFCC – triangular fibrocartilage complex








Wrist Arthritis with focus on Wrist Arthroplasty

wrist arthroplasty xray









Super-Interesting Videos – NOT medically related:


Ruben Meerman – “The Mathematics of Weight Loss”

2013 Brisbane TED Talk

Interesting and amusing facts about the mathematics of weight loss. It may not help you to lose weight, but it will help you to understand why exhaling is important!








Jack Canfield – “The Secret Formula for Success”

Inspirational audio from the guy who wrote “Chicken Soup for the Soul” books.  He talks about having dreams and making them true….

From Dan & Chip Heath – “Made to Stick”

Great for everyone who wants other people to listen and remember their ideas (teachers, parents, business leaders and everyone else…) – warning:  this audio is 8 hours and 38 minutes long!! (you will want to hear it more than once).

made to stick

made to stick








Ray Dalio – How the Economic Machine Works

Ray Dalio - Economic Machine

Ray Dalio – Economic Machine







Dan & Chip Heath – Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work

Dan and Chip Heath explain the 4 basic flaws in our decision making process and how to overcome them.  This applies to decisions that range from decisions with our kids to those made by CEOs and doctors.  This is a series of 9 audios.  Listen to the first and decide if you agree, they are brilliant!

better choices

better choices