Feasibility of an endoscopic approach to the axillary nerve and the nerve to the long head of the triceps brachii with the help of the Da Vinci Robot.

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Surgery to transfer the axillary nerve and the nerve of the long head of the triceps presents two obstacles: 1) the access portals are not standardized and 2) the nerves are for their larger part approached through large incisions. The goal of this study was to explore the feasibility of an endoscopic microsurgical approach. The posterior aspect of a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.main.2013.05.003

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@article{Melo2013FeasibilityOA, title={Feasibility of an endoscopic approach to the axillary nerve and the nerve to the long head of the triceps brachii with the help of the Da Vinci Robot.}, author={Paolo Porto de Melo and J. C. Garcia and Edna Frasson de Souza Montero and Teddy Atik and E Robert and Sybille A Facca and Philippe Liverneaux}, journal={Chirurgie de la main}, year={2013}, volume={32 4}, pages={206-9} }