Shoulder complaints after nerve sparing neck dissections.

  title={Shoulder complaints after nerve sparing neck dissections.},
  author={Cornelis Paul van Wilgen and Pieter Dijkstra and Berend F A M van der Laan and John Th. M. Plukker and Jan L. N. Roodenburg},
  journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery},
  volume={33 3},
The purpose of the study was to analyse the prevalence of shoulder complaints after nerve sparing neck dissection at least 1 year after surgery, and to analyse the influence of radiation therapy on shoulder complaints. Patients were interviewed for shoulder complaints, and patients filled out the shoulder disability questionnaire to evaluate shoulder… CONTINUE READING