Man, this sucks. As somebody who has had most of his hand cut of and successfully reattached, I feel for him. http://www.guitarplayer.com/artists/1013/inxs-guitarist-tim-farriss-loses-finger-in-accident/50763 I was told I would never regain full use, but I refused to accept that. With a lot of work, I have only slight problems. Hopefully he will do the same.