Modified Steindler procedure for the treatment of brachial plexus injuries

@article{Ishida2005ModifiedSP,
  title={Modified Steindler procedure for the treatment of brachial plexus injuries},
  author={Osamu Ishida and Toru Sunagawa and Osami Suzuki and Mitsuo Ochi},
  journal={Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={126},
  pages={63-65}
}
A retrospective follow-up study was completed on ten patients who suffered from a brachial plexus injury that was treated with a modified Steindler procedure. The mean postoperative period was 6.8 years. The postoperative elbow joint range of motion was −42° of extension (range −5° to −65°) and 107° of flexion (range 90°–130°). Manual muscle testing showed… CONTINUE READING