This Mayo course will provide participants with the most recent updates on pediatric brachial plexus reconstructive surgery. The course consists of lectures, panel discussions, and hands-on cadaver training.
Some specific techniques that will be covered are:
- Adult and obstetrical brachial plexus injuries;
- Surgical planning;
- Supra and infraclavicular exploration;
- Various nerve transfers and grafting;
- Secondary surgical reconstruction;
- Obtaining grasp;
- Management of pain.