Medial Triceps to Anterior Branch of Axillary Nerve Transfer: Specific Reinnervation

Courtesy : Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu Medial Triceps to Anterior Branch of Axillary Nerve Transfer: A Case of Specific Reinnervation Standard Edition (150227.150302) The axillary nerve has several distal branches that provide […]

Medial Triceps to Axillary Nerve Transfer

Courtesy : Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu Injury to the axillary nerve results in the loss of shoulder function, specifically deltoid and teres minor deficits. This injury can either be isolated or more […]

Supercharge Nerve Transfers

Courtesy : Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Department of Surgery Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu

Brachialis to Anterior Interosseous Nerve Transfer with Extended Forearm Incision

Courtesy : Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Department of Surgery Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu Brachialis to Anterior Interosseous Nerve Transfer with Extended Forearm Incision Standard Edition (140312.140314) Loss of flexor pollicis longus and radial profundus function results in a deficit […]

Median to Radial Nerve Transfers #ASSH

Courtesy : Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Department of Surgery Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu

Jumping the Nerve Gap- Susan Mackinnon MD

Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon, Andrew Yee Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery Department of Surgery Saint Louis, MO Peripheral Nerve Surgery: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu

Spinal Accessory to Suprascapular Nerve Transfer for Brachial plexus injury

Posterior Approach – Spinal Accessory to Suprascapular Nerve Transfer Reconstructing shoulder function following a nerve injury is a challenge due to its dynamic movement originating from several muscles. The supra/infraspinatus muscles are critical for shoulder function in that they initiate abduction of the arm, external rotation, and stabilization of the shoulder joint. In upper brachial […]

Acute Nerve Injury and Repair

Courtesy: http://nervesurgery.wustl.edu Acute Nerve Injury and Repair – Presentation Part 1 – Peripheral Nerve Surgery Authors: Susan E. Mackinnon MD, Andrew Yee BS Date: 5/2/2012 This presentation is the first part of the topic on Acute Nerve Injury and Repair given for the 2012 Comprehensive Review of Neurosurgery video lectures. Specifically, this presentation discusses reconstructive […]

Nerve Entrapment- CME Update

2013 PRS — Nerve Entrapment: CME Update — Presentation Authors: Kristen M. Davidge MD MSc, Andrew Yee BS, Susan E. Mackinnon MD Date: 4/29/2013 Table of Contents 00:23 Compression Neuropathy 04:26 Patient Evaluation 10:52 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome 11:58 Cubital Tunnel Syndrome 17:43 Guyon’s Canal Compression 18:14 Median Nerve Forearm Compression 18:48 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Courtesy: […]

Median Nerve Release in the Forearm

Median Nerve Release in the Forearm Extended Edition (1.120816.120718) Compression neuropathy of the median nerve in the forearm, also known as pronator syndrome, typically presents with pain in the forearm +/- paresthesia/pain in the median nerve territory. The anterior interosseous nerve can be involved with a mononeuritis. While this usually resolves without surgery, occasionally will […]