Atlas of Peripheral Nerve Surgery

2nd Edition

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  • Daniel Kim
  • Alan Hudson
  • David Kline
  • Key Features

    • Gain a well-rounded understanding of today's latest knowledge concerning the various types of nerve lesions and their management.

    Table of Contents

    1. Supraclavicular Plexus
    2. Clavicular Plexus
    3. Infraclavicular Plexus
    4. Axillary Nerve
    5. Musculocutaneous Nerve
    6. Posterior Subscapular Approach to Plexus
    Operative Techniques
    Surgical Exposure
    7. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Dissection
    8. Cervical Sympathectomy
    9. Suprascapular Nerve
    10. Accessory Nerve Injury
    11. Nerve Transfers for Brachial Plexus Injury
    Accessory Nerve to Suprascapular Nerve
    Pectoral Branches (Medial) to Musculocutaneous Nerve
    Intercostal Nerves to Musculocutaneous Nerve
    Descending Cervical Plexus to Upper and Middle Trunk
    12. Ulnar Nerve
    Arm and Elbow
    Wrist and Hand
    13. Radial Nerve
    Upper Arm (Radial Nerve)
    Elbow and Forearm (Posterior Interosseous and Superficial Sensory Nerves)
    Posterior Approach (Radial and/or Axillary Nerves)
    14. Median Nerve
    Elbow and Foreman
    Wrist and Hand
    15. Sural Nerve
    16. Sciatic Nerve
    Pelvic Plexus Origins
    17. Tibial Nerve
    Popliteal Fossa and Leg
    Posterior Tibial Nerve at Ankle and Foot
    18. Peroneal Nerve
    19. Femoral Nerve Including Pelvic Origins
    20. Ilioinguinal, Iliohypogastric and Genitofemoral Nerves
    Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve
    21. Surgical Techniques
    External Neurolysis
    Internal Neurolysis
    22. Stimulation and Nerve Action Potential Recording
    23. Epineurial Suture
    24. Split Nerve Repair
    25. Graft Repair
    26. Operative Steps for Neural Sheath Tumors and Lumbar Sympathectomy
    Benign Neural Sheath Tumors
    Malignant Neural Sheath Tumors
    Lumbar Sympathectomy


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    About the authors

    Daniel Kim

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor, Director of Spinal Neurosurgery and Reconstructive Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

    David Kline

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Boyd Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA