Physical therapy forms the backbone of treatment in the long term management of neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. Physical therapy is, however, not a sole destination therapy unless surgical decompression is contraindicated by some other patient factor, with inability to fully correct the underlying anatomic compression of the brachial plexus.
|Title of host publication||Thoracic Outlet Syndrome|
|Subtitle of host publication||Second Edition|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - Jan 25 2021|
- Physical therapy
- Surgical decompression