Search for dissertations about: "peter scherman"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words peter scherman.

  1. 1. Sutures bridging nerve defects

    University dissertation from Peter Scherman, Department of Hand Surgery, Malmö University Hospital, S-205 02 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : Peter Scherman; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; orthopaedics; traumatology; Surgery; continuous longitudinal sutures; nerve repair; nerve regeneration; nerve defect; Kirurgi; ortopedi; traumatologi;

    Abstract : A new and simple method for the repair of nerve defects, in which sutures alone are used to guide regeneration between the nerve endings, was developed. Bilateral seven to 17 mm rat sciatic nerve defects were bridged by continuous longitudinal sutures with or without different modifications, by conventional autologous nerve grafts or direct repair under tension as controls. READ MORE