Management of traumatic brachial artery injuries: A report on 49 patients


Ekim H., Tuncer M.

ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE, vol.29, no.2, pp.105-109, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0256-4947.51797
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.105-109
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: The brachial artery is the most frequently injured artery in the Upper extremity due to its vulnerability. The purpose of our Study was to review our experience with brachial artery injuries over a 9-year period, describing the type of injury, surgical procedures, complications, and associated injuries.