Successful repair of a transected phrenic nerve with restoration of diaphragmatic function

A. D. Merav, L. A. Attai, D. D. Condit

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Abstract

This report describes the feasibility of restoring motor function of the diaphragm by early repair of a transected phrenic nerve, and discusses causes and consequences of phrenic nerve damage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)642-644
Number of pages3
JournalChest
Volume84
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1983

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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