Neurosurgery for the Neurologist: Peripheral Nerve Injury and Compression (What can be Fixed?).

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This chapter will review the current management of patients with peripheral nerve injuries and nerve compression syndromes that result in favorable surgical outcomes when appropriately evaluated and referred in a timely fashion. Given the fact that neurologists frequently evaluate patients with these conditions and refer patients to neurosurgeons, it is important for them to be aware of the indications for, types and timing of surgical procedures, and expected outcomes with the various types of interventions.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jack, MM; Smith, BW; Spinner, RJ

Published Date

  • May 2022

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 40 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 283 - 295

PubMed ID

  • 35465875

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1557-9875

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ncl.2021.11.001


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States