Nerve reconstruction in patients with obstetric brachial plexus injury results in worsening of glenohumeral deformity: a case-control study of 75 patients.

  • Rahul Nath, X. Liu
  • Published 2009 in
    The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…


Whereas a general trend in the management of obstetric brachial plexus injuries has been nerve reconstruction in patients without spontaneous recovery of biceps function by three to six months of age, many recent studies suggest this may be unnecessary. In this study, the severity of glenohumeral dysplasia and shoulder function and strength in two groups of… (More)
DOI: 10.1302/0301-620X.91B5.21878


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