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Brigham and Women’s to offer hand transplants

At least six people already screened

By Elizabeth Cooney
Globe Correspondent / August 24, 2010

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The Boston hospital that last year performed the country’s second face transplant now plans to offer hand transplants under an experimental program announced yesterday. (Full article: 923 words)

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