Review of literature of radial nerve injuries associated with humeral fractures-an integrated management strategy.

TitleReview of literature of radial nerve injuries associated with humeral fractures-an integrated management strategy.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Y, Ning G, Wu Q, Wu Q, Li Y, Feng S
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue11
Paginatione78576
Date Published2013
Abstract

Radial nerve palsy associated with fractures of the shaft of the humerus is the most common nerve lesion complicating fractures of long bones. However, the management of radial nerve injuries associated with humeral fractures is debatable. There was no consensus between observation and early exploration.

DOI10.1016/j.jchf.2013.04.012
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE