Shoulder function after accessory nerve-sparing neck dissections

Erisen L., Basel B., Irdesel J., Zarifoglu M., Coskun H., Basut O., ...More

HEAD AND NECK-JOURNAL FOR THE SCIENCES AND SPECIALTIES OF THE HEAD AND NECK, vol.26, no.11, pp.967-971, 2004 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background, This study was designed to observe the effect of preserving the spinal accessory nerve (SAN) during neck dissection (ND) and adjuvant radiotherapy (ART) after ND on shoulder function.