Management and Complications of Traumatic Peripheral Nerve Injuries

Matthew T. Houdek, Alexander Y. Shin

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This article provides an overview of the management of traumatic peripheral nerve injuries. It examines the basic pathophysiology of peripheral nerve injuries, along with the clinical presentation, diagnostic work-up, and treatment options and outcomes for the various classifications of traumatic peripheral nerve injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)151-163
Number of pages13
JournalHand Clinics
Issue number2
StatePublished - May 1 2015



  • Nerve and tendon transfers
  • Nerve repair
  • Nerve transection
  • Traumatic nerve injury

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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