Repair of complete nerve lacerations at the forearm: an outcome study using Rosén-Lundborg protocol.

@article{Galanakos2011RepairOC,
  title={Repair of complete nerve lacerations at the forearm: an outcome study using Ros{\'e}n-Lundborg protocol.},
  author={Spyridon P. Galanakos and Aristides B. Zoubos and Ioannis Ignatiadis and Ioannis Papakostas and Nikolaos E Gerostathopoulos and Panayotis N. Soucacos},
  journal={Microsurgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={253-62}
}
A comparison of outcomes based on a scoring system for assessments, described by Rosén and Lundborg, after sharp complete laceration of median and/or ulnar nerves at various levels in the forearm was carried out. There were 66 males (90.4%) and 7 females (9.6%), with a mean age of 31 years (range: 14-62 years). The patients were categorized into three groups according to the type of nerve injury. The median nerve was injured in 25 cases (group M, 34.3%), the ulnar in 27 (group U, 36.9%), and… CONTINUE READING

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