Clinical and electrophysiological evaluation of shoulder functions in spinal accessory nerve-preserving neck dissection


TARKAN Ö. , TUNCER Ü. , BOZDEMİR H. , SARPEL T. , ÖZDEMİR S. , SÜRMELİOĞLU Ö.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.42, ss.852-860, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 42 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1104-34
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.852-860

Özet

Aim: The aim of this study was to evaluate shoulder functions after neck dissection with preservation of the spinal accessory nerve by objective physical examination, electromyographic findings, and subjective patient complaints, and also to investigate the effect of the type of neck dissection.