Brachial Plexus Reconstruction 0 Mackinnon SE1 Yee A1 May 4, 2016Disclosure: No authors have a financial interest in any of the products, devices, or drugs mentioned in this production or publication.This presentation describes our approach to management of brachial plexus injuries. This includes a description of the nerve injury classification and the appropriate electrodiagnostic tools used for assessing these challenging cases. Additionally, case examples are presented to review how to examine and diagnosis these patients. Surgical management strategies are also presented for root injuries through various combinations of nerve transfers. Finally, exposure of the brachial plexus is discussed through either a supraclavicular approach or infraclavicular approach.Keywords: root injuriessupraclavicular exposurebrachial plexusinfraclavicular exposurenerve injury Presentation Table of Contents00:00:00 - Introduction00:00:24 - Classification of Nerve Injuries00:02:02 - Electrodiagnostic Studies00:06:43 - Electromyography00:10:20 - Avulsion Injuries and Nerve Conduction Studies00:14:04 - Brachial Plexus Examination00:19:18 - Lower Plexus Injury Examination00:22:10 - BRACHIAL PLEXUS OVERVIEW00:22:48 - Common Presentations for Brachial Plexus Avulsions00:24:24 - Management for Root Injuries00:24:30 - C5,6 Injuries and Reconstructive Options00:27:43 - C5,6,7 Injuries and Reconstructive Options00:30:10 - C8, T1 Injuries and Reconstructive Options00:33:32 - 7,8 T1 Injuries and Reconstructive Options00:36:41 - Total Avulsion00:37:57 - BRACHIAL PLEXUS EXPOSURE00:38:15 - Supraclavicular Exposure (Scalenectomy)00:41:25 - nfraclavicular Exposure (Pectoral Takedown)00:46:13 - Conclusion You must login to view the full article and extended video on this page. Leave a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.