Clinical outcomes of suprascapular nerve decompression.

  title={Clinical outcomes of suprascapular nerve decompression.},
  author={Anup Ajit Shah and Robert B Butler and Seung-Yong Sung and Jessica H Wells and Laurence Debree Higgins and Jon J. P. Warner},
  journal={Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery},
  volume={20 6},
BACKGROUND While the incidence and prevalence of suprascapular neuropathy (SSN) remains largely unknown, the evaluation and treatment of SSN appears to be increasing. Despite multiple technique articles demonstrating nerve decompression, there has been no clinical evidence to support the efficacy of SSN decompression in the absence of rotator cuff disease. METHODS Between October 2006 and February 2010, 27 patients underwent arthroscopic suprascapular nerve decompression at the suprascapular… CONTINUE READING


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