Brachial Plexus Research
Our current and on-going research includes:
- Basic science research in
the lab focusing on the impact of these injuries on the growth and development
of muscles, with investigation of medications to preserve muscle tissue and
- Clinical research with
focus on surgical outcomes, quality of life measures, compensatory patterns, diaphragm paralysis, and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
- Multi-center studies
focusing on the appropriate timing of nerve repair as well as motion analysis studies exploring Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy outcomes.