Nerve transfers: indications, techniques, and outcomes.

  title={Nerve transfers: indications, techniques, and outcomes.},
  author={Thomas H H Tung and Susan E. Mackinnon},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={35 2},
This article provides an update of the current strategies of motor and sensory nerve transfers for peripheral nerve lesions of the upper extremity. Indications, techniques, and outcomes are summarized for both well-established transfers used in the management of proximal and brachial plexus injuries as well as those more recently developed for more distal and isolated nerve injuries in the forearm and hand. 


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