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Treatment of Brachial Plexus Injuries

Edited by Vicente Vanaclocha

University of Valencia

Co-editor:

Nieves Saiz-Sapena

Hospital 9 de Octubre

Despite immense advancements, brachial plexus injuries continue to be an area where improvement is much needed. While some problems have been solved, there remain difficult situations where patients desperately need the neurosurgeon's help. This book is an attempt to put the state of the art in some of these less known areas, to provide the reader with an insight into what is currently being done today and what might be the possible therapeutic strategies for the future. We attempt not only to provide information but also more importantly to awake the interest of as many researchers as possible to find new solutions to old problems.

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Treatment of Brachial Plexus InjuriesEdited by Vicente Vanaclocha

Published: July 17th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71238

ISBN: 978-1-83880-404-6

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-403-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-138-9

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

2134 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

1 Dimensions Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Brachial Plexus Injuries - Past, Present, and Future

By Vicente Vanaclocha and Nieves Saiz-Sapena

224

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2. Tension in Peripheral Nerve Suture

By Jörg Bahm, Tobias Esser, Bernd Sellhaus, Wissam El-kazzi and Frederic Schuind

182

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3. Plasticity in the Brain after a Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injury in Adults

By Fernanda F. Torres, Bia L. Ramalho, Cristiane B. Patroclo, Lidiane Souza, Fernanda Guimaraes, José Vicente Martins, Maria Luíza Rangel and Claudia D. Vargas

384

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4. Nerve Root Reimplantation in Brachial Plexus Injuries

By Vicente Vanaclocha-Vanaclocha, Nieves Saiz-Sapena, José María Ortiz-Criado and Leyre Vanaclocha

215

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5. Current Concept in the Management of Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy

By Maulin Shah and Dhiren Ganjwala

452

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6. Treatment of Neuropathic Pain in Brachial Plexus Injuries

By Nieves Saiz-Sapena, Vicente Vanaclocha-Vanaclocha, José María Ortiz-Criado, L. Vanaclocha and Nieves Vanaclocha

445

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7. Starting A Peripheral Nerve Surgery Unit in an Area of Limited Resources - Our Experience

By Chiazor U. Onyia, Ravi Sankaran and Ashok Pillai

232

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