TITLE

Brachial plexus injury related to improper positioning during general anesthesia

AUTHOR(S)
Ngamprasertwong, Pornswan; Phupong, Vorapong; Uerpairojkit, Ketchada
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Anesthesia;2004, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p132
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a case of brachial plexus injury related to the improper perioperative positioning of a patient who underwent laparoscopic radical nephrectomy. Medical records of the patient; Discussion on brachial plexus injury; Recommendations in order to prevent or minimize the severity of brachial plexus injuries that may be related to the perioperative positioning of patients.
ACCESSION #
13008704

 

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