Andrija Savić

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UNLABELLED BACGRAUND/AIM: Most often injuries of brachial plexus and its branches disable the injured from using their arms and/or hands. The aim of this study was to investigate the etiology and mechanisms of median and ulnar forearm nerves injuries. METHODS This retrospective cohort study included 99 patients surgically treated in the Clinic of(More)
The aim of this study was to investigate the mechanisms and etiologic factors of forearm nerve injuries. This retrospective survey included all patients treated surgically in Clinical Department of Neurosurgery, Clinical Center of Serbia, from January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2010. All relevant data were collected from medical records. Statistical procedures(More)
BACKGROUND/AIM Nerve transfers in cases of directly irreparable, or high level extensive brachial plexus traction injuries are performed using a variety of donor nerves with various success but an ideal method has not been established. The purpose of this study was to analyze the results of nerve transfers in patients with traction injuries to the brachial(More)
Peripheral nerve injuries are often associated with injuries of adjacent tissue. As a result of anatomic proximity between nerves and vascular structures, there is a high chance of combined injuries of these structures (23 %). The aim of our study is to describe and analyze associated nerve and vascular injuries of the upper extremity in patients treated at(More)
The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the outcomes of intraoperative aneurysmal rupture in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage undergoing open surgical or endovascular treatment. This retrospective study included 742 patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage treated at the Clinical Department of Neurosurgery, Clinical Center of Serbia,(More)
BACKGROUND Iatrogenic nerve injuries are nerve injuries caused by medical interventions or inflicted accidentally by a treating physician. METHODS We describe and analyze iatrogenic nerve injuries in a total of 122 consecutive patients who received surgical treatment at our Institution during a period of 10 years, from January 1, 2003, to December 31,(More)
The aim of this study is to estimate the prevalence of spine and feet deformities among children who are regularly involved in basketball trainings, as well as finding differences in the prevalence of those deformities between children of different gender and age. The study included a total of 64 children, of which 43 were boys and 21 were girls, ages(More)