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Brachial plexus injury

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Obstetric brachial plexus palsy

Incidence 1:1000. Most recover, 10% are severe.

Aetiology:

Lateral distraction of the head...

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Brachial Plexus Injury

Tabitha A. Washington, Khalilah Brown and Gilbert Fanciullo.

in Pain

December 2011; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Pain Medicine. 1962 words.

Brachial plexus injuries are most commonly due to trauma, of which, motor cycle accidents are the most common. Men are most frequently affected. Other causes can include; penetrating or...

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Brachial plexus injury

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Obstetric brachial plexus palsy

Incidence 1:1000. Most recover, 10% are severe.

Aetiology:

Lateral distraction of the head...

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Millesi classification of brachial plexus injury

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 23 words.

Classification of brachial plexus Injury. • I: supraganglionic. • II: infraganglionic. • III: trunk. • IV: cord.

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Millesi classification of brachial plexus injury

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Classification of brachial plexus Injury. I: supraganglionic. II: infraganglionic. III: trunk. IV: cord.

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Adult Upper Trunk Brachial Plexus Injury

Jared M. Pisapia, Zarina S. Ali, Gregory G. Heuer and Eric L. Zager.

in Peripheral Nerve Surgery

October 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 4809 words.

This chapter takes a case-based approach to the diagnosis and management of adult brachial plexus injury involving the upper trunk. The clinical presentation and differential diagnosis...

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Adult Total Brachial Plexus Injury

Mustafa Nadi and Rajiv Midha.

in Peripheral Nerve Surgery

October 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurosurgery. 5212 words.

Total brachial plexus injury (BPI) typically results from high-energy vehicular accidents, affects mostly young adult males, and produces a flail, insensate limb. Because of the association...

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Radiation-induced Brachial Plexus Injury After Radiotherapy for Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma

Beibei Gu, Zhihua Yang, Shixiong Huang, Songhua Xiao, Bei Zhang, Lianhong Yang, Jia Zhao, Zhongyan Zhao, Jun Shen and Jun Liu.

in Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology

August 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Surgical Oncology. 3129 words.

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Radiation-induced brachial plexus injury is a devastating complication that occurs after radiotherapy in the vicinity of the brachial plexus....

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Prognosis of intraoperative brachial plexus injury: a review of 22 cases.

B Ben-David and S Stahl.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

A retrospective review over 6 yr of patients presenting to the hand clinic was performed to identify cases of postoperative brachial plexopathy (PBP) and to assess both prognosis and early...

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Changes in spinal cord architecture after brachial plexus injury in the newborn

Klaus J. Korak, Siu Lin Tam, Tessa Gordon, Manfred Frey and Oskar C. Aszmann.

in Brain

July 2004; p ublished online July 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5243 words.

Obstetric brachial plexus palsy is a devastating birth injury. While many children recover spontaneously, 20–25% are left with a permanent impairment of the affected limb. So far, concepts...

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Restoration of hand function in a rat model of repair of brachial plexus injury

Ahmed G. Ibrahim, Peter A. Kirkwood, Geoffrey Raisman and Ying Li.

in Brain

May 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 5941 words.

The incurability of spinal cord injury and subcortical strokes is due to the inability of nerve fibres to regenerate. One of the clearest clinical situations where failure of regeneration...

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Factors Related to the Psychosocial Functioning of Youth With Neonatal Brachial Plexus Injuries

Janelle M. Mentrikoski, Christina L. Duncan, Andrea Melanson, Emily Louden, Allison Allgier, Linda Michaud and Robert Rinaldi.

in Journal of Pediatric Psychology

April 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychology. 7521 words.

Objective Owing to the possible visible nature and functional impairments associated with neonatal brachial plexus injuries (NBPI), the current study investigated the relations...

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Does retraction of the sternum during median sternotomy result in brachial plexus injuries?

Scott Healey, Bridie O'Neill, Haris Bilal and Paul Waterworth.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

July 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3328 words.

A best evidence topic in cardiac surgery was written according to a structured protocol. The question addressed was ‘does retraction of the sternum during median sternotomy result in...

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Brachial plexus injury

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 805 words.

Obstetric brachial plexus palsy

Incidence 1:1000. Most recover, 10% are severe.

Aetiology:

• Lateral distraction of the head from shoulder

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Brachial plexus injuries

Grey Giddins.

in Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Neurology. 4256 words.

Serious injury, usually closed

C5/C6 injuries commonest

More proximal injuries have best results

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Restoration of sensory function and lack of long‐term chronic pain syndromes after brachial plexus injury in human neonates

P. Anand and R. Birch.

in Brain

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Neurology; Neuroscience. 6625 words.

Obstetric complications are a common cause of brachial plexus injuries in neonates. Failure to restore sensation leads to trophic injuries and poor limb function. It is not known whether the...

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eComment: Brachial plexus injury in cardiac surgery

Jamil Hajj-Chahine.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

July 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 472 words.

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Subclavian aneurysm causing brachial plexus injury after removal of a subclavian catheter.

F M Walden.

in BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 0 words.

The use of central venous catheters is associated with many different complications, some of which can be life threatening. Most complications associated with the use of central venous...

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Erb’s palsy <i>n.</i>

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 58 words.

weakness or paralysis of the shoulder and arm caused by injury to the upper roots of the brachial plexus during

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Klumpke's paralysis <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 40 words.

a partial paralysis of the arm caused by injury to a baby's brachial plexus during birth. It results in weakness

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Erb's palsy <i>n.</i>

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 60 words.

weakness or paralysis of the shoulder and arm caused by injury to the upper roots of the brachial plexus during

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