Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 3 Mackinnon SE1 Yee A1 May 14, 2016Disclosure: No authors have a financial interest in any of the products, devices, or drugs mentioned in this production or publication.This presentation discusses thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) in the context of compression neuropathies. In particular, this presentation details conservation management of TOS and the pathogenesis of cumulative trauma disorder. Additionally, a case presentation for conservative management is included. When conservative management fails, our surgical management is a thoracic outlet decompression through a scalenectomy of the anterior and middle scalenes. A step-by-step illustrated and technical approach of this procedure is included.Keywords: thoracic outlet syndromefirst rib resectionconservative managementsupraclavicular approachpathogenesiscompression neuropathycumulative trauma disordernerve decompression Presentation Table of Contents00:00:00 - Introduction00:00:07 - Overview00:00:12 - CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT00:00:29 - Posture and Muscle Imbalance00:01:06 - Presentation of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome00:01:53 - Pathogenesis of Cumulative Trauma Disorder00:03:19 - Case Presentation of Conservative Management00:04:49 - Scratch Collapse Points for Thoracic Outlet00:05:49 - Physical Therapy and Outcome Following Conservative Management00:07:34 - SURGICAL MANAGEMENT00:07:38 - Controversy on Surgical Management for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome00:09:22 - Thoracic Outlet Decompression00:09:26 - Illustrations for Scalenectomy00:10:47 - Illustrations for 1st Rib Resection00:11:17 - Surgical Technique for Scalenectomy00:13:04 - Conclusion You must login to view the full article and extended video on this page. 1 Comment safaa ali 9th September 2017 thank you very much, informative lecture. Log in to Reply | Leave a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.