Pastor Leon

We don’t have enough information about this author to calculate their statistics. If you think this is an error let us know.
Learn More
BACKGROUND After severe brachial palsy involving the shoulder, many different muscle transfers have been advocated to restore movement and stability of the shoulder. Paralysis of the deltoid and supraspinatus muscles can be treated by transfer of the trapezius. METHODS We treated 10 patients, 8 males and 2 females, by transfer of the trapezius to the(More)
Partial splenic embolization (PSE) was introduced as an alternative to splenectomy to avoid the risk of post-splenectomy sepsis and to reduce the number of situations in which surgery would be dangerous or not feasible [5]. PSE is an accepted therapy for the treatment of secondary hypersplenism in various disorders, including oesophageal variceal(More)
  • 1