A decade of excellent outcomes after surgical intervention in 538 patients with thoracic outlet syndrome.

BACKGROUND Our aim was to evaluate the outcomes of patients who underwent first rib resection (FRR) for all 3 forms of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) during a period of 10 years. STUDY DESIGN Patients treated with FRR from August 2003 through July 2013 were retrospectively reviewed using a prospectively maintained database. RESULTS Five hundred and… (More)