Anatomy of the normal brachial plexus revealed by sonography and the role of sonographic guidance in anesthesia of the brachial plexus.

@article{Yang1998AnatomyOT,
  title={Anatomy of the normal brachial plexus revealed by sonography and the role of sonographic guidance in anesthesia of the brachial plexus.},
  author={Wei Yang and Po Tong Chui and Constantine Metreweli},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1998},
  volume={171 6},
  pages={1631-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study is to describe the sonographic appearance of the normal brachial plexus and to evaluate the use of imaging guidance for brachial plexus anesthesia. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Twenty adults requiring upper limb surgery underwent sonography with a high-frequency transducer to identify the brachial plexus at the interscalene (n… CONTINUE READING