Trapezius Transfer to Restore External Rotation in a Patient with a Brachial Plexus Injury: A Case Report

Elhassan, Bassem; Bishop, Allen; Shin, Alex
April 2009
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 4, p939
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 55 year old man who was seen by physicians as a result of residual paralysis in his right shoulder that was related to a brachial plexus injury that had been caused by an automobile accident eighteen months prior. A discussion of diagnostic testing which was conducted on the man and of medical care that was provided to him is presented.


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