Peripheral nerve surgery: the road less traveled

Peripheral nerve surgery: the road less traveled Acta Neurochirurgica (2018) 160:1587–1589 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00701-018-3569-x EDITORIAL - EANS AFFAIRS 1,2 Lukas Rasulić Received: 11 May 2018 / Accepted: 16 May 2018 / Published online: 23 May 2018 Springer-Verlag GmbH Austria, part of Springer Nature 2018 I shall be telling this with a sigh psychological well-being [9–11]. Moreover, since most pa- Somewhere ages and ages hence: tients with peripheral nerve injuries and brachial plexus in- Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – juries belong to the working-age population, peripheral I took the one less traveled by, nerve surgery also has substantial socioeconomic implica- And that has made all the difference. tions [8, 9]. Contrary to the previously held view, the periph- Robert Frost eral nerve system has been shown to have a huge regenera- tion potential, with significant results enhanced by different Although peripheral nerve surgery has always been an in- modalities of stimulation [5, 6], whereby recent research on tegral part of neurosurgery, its status within the global land- brain plasticity indicates that experience-dependent reorga- scape of the field has long been in the shadow of the more nization of neural networks plays an important role in func- prominent areas, such as skull base or vascular neurosurgery. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Acta Neurochirurgica Springer Journals

Peripheral nerve surgery: the road less traveled

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/peripheral-nerve-surgery-the-road-less-traveled-Opgq9PyAj9
Publisher
Springer Vienna
Copyright
Copyright © 2018 by Springer-Verlag GmbH Austria, part of Springer Nature
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Neurosurgery; Interventional Radiology; Neuroradiology; Neurology; Surgical Orthopedics; Minimally Invasive Surgery
ISSN
0001-6268
eISSN
0942-0940
D.O.I.
10.1007/s00701-018-3569-x
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Acta Neurochirurgica (2018) 160:1587–1589 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00701-018-3569-x EDITORIAL - EANS AFFAIRS 1,2 Lukas Rasulić Received: 11 May 2018 / Accepted: 16 May 2018 / Published online: 23 May 2018 Springer-Verlag GmbH Austria, part of Springer Nature 2018 I shall be telling this with a sigh psychological well-being [9–11]. Moreover, since most pa- Somewhere ages and ages hence: tients with peripheral nerve injuries and brachial plexus in- Two roads diverged in a wood, and I – juries belong to the working-age population, peripheral I took the one less traveled by, nerve surgery also has substantial socioeconomic implica- And that has made all the difference. tions [8, 9]. Contrary to the previously held view, the periph- Robert Frost eral nerve system has been shown to have a huge regenera- tion potential, with significant results enhanced by different Although peripheral nerve surgery has always been an in- modalities of stimulation [5, 6], whereby recent research on tegral part of neurosurgery, its status within the global land- brain plasticity indicates that experience-dependent reorga- scape of the field has long been in the shadow of the more nization of neural networks plays an important role in func- prominent areas, such as skull base or vascular neurosurgery.

Journal

Acta NeurochirurgicaSpringer Journals

Published: May 23, 2018

References

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off