Rehabilitation of Tendon Transfers for Radial Nerve Injury: A Report of Two Cases

Aydeniz, Ali; Türkmen, Arif; Altindağ, Özlem; Gürsoy, Savaş
June 2010
Turkish Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation / Turkiye ;jun2010 supplement, Vol. 56, p91
Academic Journal
Extended delay in the treatment of radial nerve injuries might lead to permanent loss of motor end-plate function. In such cases tendon transfer is mandatory for regaining hand functions. The postoperative management of tendon transfer is difficult and requires patient cooperation and close follow-up. Two case reports are presented to describe the postoperative course of tendon transfer for radial nerve palsy.


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