Contemporary management of thoracic outlet syndrome.

  title={Contemporary management of thoracic outlet syndrome.},
  author={Benjamin S. Brooke and Julie Ann Freischlag},
  journal={Current opinion in cardiology},
  volume={25 6},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The diagnosis and management of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) has been surrounded by controversy since this disorder was first recognized. Recent evidence from observational studies has helped us better understand the pathophysiology of different TOS subtypes and guide clinical decision making for this disorder. RECENT FINDINGS The identification of anatomic anomalies involved with the cause of different TOS subtypes has been made easier by contemporary diagnostic… CONTINUE READING