Evaluation of nerve transfer options for treating total brachial plexus avulsion injury: a retrospective study of 73 participants

@inproceedings{Gao2018EvaluationON,
  title={Evaluation of nerve transfer options for treating total brachial plexus avulsion injury: a retrospective study of 73 participants},
  author={Kai-ming Gao and Jing-jing Hu and Jie Lao and Xin Zhao},
  booktitle={Neural regeneration research},
  year={2018}
}
Despite recent great progress in diagnosis and microsurgical repair, the prognosis in total brachial plexus-avulsion injury remains unfavorable. Insufficient number of donors and unreasonable use of donor nerves might be key factors. To identify an optimal treatment strategy for this condition, we conducted a retrospective review. Seventy-three patients… CONTINUE READING