Anterior Shoulder Release and Tendon Transfer as 1-Stage Procedure for Treatment of Internal Rotation Contracture Deformity in Obstetric Brachial Plexus Injuries
Purpose: Children who had internal rotation contracture deformities of the shoulder secondary to obstetric brachial plexus palsy were studied. The outcomes of anterior shoulder release and tendon transfer in 1-stage procedure were analyzed. Methods: Anterior shoulder release and tendon transfer in 2 separate incisions as 1 procedure were performed in 76 patients for improvement of shoulder function. Anterior shoulder release ... إقراء المزيد