L P Flores

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reanimation of elbow extension with medial pectoral nerve transfer in partial injuries to the brachial plexus
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, and Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 118:588-93. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Results of surgical techniques for re-innervation of the triceps as additional procedures for patients with upper root injuries
    L Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal and Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 38:248-56. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes associated to video-assisted thoracic sympathotomy for palmar-axillar subtype of the hyperhidrosis
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Section of Neurological Surgery, Santa Helena Hospital Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal Post Graduate Program in Medical Science, University of Brasilia UnB, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:398-403. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Clinical patterns of spontaneous recovery of paralyzed triceps brachii associated with C5 to C7 injuries of the brachial plexus
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    J Reconstr Microsurg 28:181-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Transfer of a motor fascicle from the ulnar nerve to the branch of the radial nerve destined to the long head of the triceps for restoration of elbow extension in brachial plexus surgery: technical case report
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Postgraduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Neurosurgery 70:E516-20; discussion E520. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Triceps brachii reinnervation in primary reconstruction of the adult brachial plexus: experience in 25 cases
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Post Graduate Program in Medical Science, University of Brasilia, SQN 208 Bloco F Apartamento 604, Asa Norte Brasília Distrito Federal, 70853 060, Brazil
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 153:1999-2007. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint The importance of the preoperative clinical parameters and the intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring in brachial plexus surgery
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:654-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Brachial plexus surgery: the role of the surgical technique for improvement of the functional outcome
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:660-5. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The radio-radial nerve transfer for elbow extension restoration in C5 to C7 nerve root injury
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Microsurgery 32:55-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Distal anterior interosseous nerve transfer to the deep ulnar nerve and end-to-side suture of the superficial ulnar nerve to the third common palmar digital nerve for treatment of high ulnar nerve injuries: experience in five cases
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:519-24. 2011

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Reanimation of elbow extension with medial pectoral nerve transfer in partial injuries to the brachial plexus
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, and Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 118:588-93. 2013
    ..This study aims to describe the author's experience in using the medial pectoral nerve for reinnervation of the triceps brachii in patients sustaining C5-7 palsies of the brachial plexus...
  2. doi request reprint Results of surgical techniques for re-innervation of the triceps as additional procedures for patients with upper root injuries
    L Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal and Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 38:248-56. 2013
    ..The individuals who underwent intervention for re-innervation of the triceps obtained significantly better outcomes for elbow extension than the controls...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes associated to video-assisted thoracic sympathotomy for palmar-axillar subtype of the hyperhidrosis
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Section of Neurological Surgery, Santa Helena Hospital Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal Post Graduate Program in Medical Science, University of Brasilia UnB, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 70:398-403. 2012
    ..This study aimed to determine the long-term outcomes associated to video-assisted thoracic sympathotomy (VATS) of T2, T3 and T4 ganglia for these cases...
  4. doi request reprint Clinical patterns of spontaneous recovery of paralyzed triceps brachii associated with C5 to C7 injuries of the brachial plexus
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    J Reconstr Microsurg 28:181-7. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Transfer of a motor fascicle from the ulnar nerve to the branch of the radial nerve destined to the long head of the triceps for restoration of elbow extension in brachial plexus surgery: technical case report
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Postgraduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Neurosurgery 70:E516-20; discussion E520. 2012
    ..To present a novel nerve transfer of a healthy motor fascicle from the ulnar nerve to the nerve of the long head of the triceps to restore the elbow extension function in brachial plexus injuries involving the upper and middle trunks...
  6. doi request reprint Triceps brachii reinnervation in primary reconstruction of the adult brachial plexus: experience in 25 cases
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Post Graduate Program in Medical Science, University of Brasilia, SQN 208 Bloco F Apartamento 604, Asa Norte Brasília Distrito Federal, 70853 060, Brazil
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 153:1999-2007. 2011
    ..This study aims to demonstrate the author's experience with restoration of elbow extension function in cases of brachial plexus surgery in adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint The importance of the preoperative clinical parameters and the intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring in brachial plexus surgery
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:654-9. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Brachial plexus surgery: the role of the surgical technique for improvement of the functional outcome
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brasilia DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:660-5. 2011
    ..The study aims to demonstrate the techniques employed in surgery of the brachial plexus that are associated to evidence-based improvement of the functional outcome of these patients...
  9. doi request reprint The radio-radial nerve transfer for elbow extension restoration in C5 to C7 nerve root injury
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Post Graduate Program in Medical Sciences, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Microsurgery 32:55-9. 2012
    ..Eleven months after surgery, elbow extension strength scored MRC M4. No deficits on finger extension were observed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Distal anterior interosseous nerve transfer to the deep ulnar nerve and end-to-side suture of the superficial ulnar nerve to the third common palmar digital nerve for treatment of high ulnar nerve injuries: experience in five cases
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, University of Brasilia, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:519-24. 2011
    ..To demonstrate the results of a double nerve transfer at the level of the hand for recovery of the motor and sensory function of the hand in cases of high ulnar nerve injuries...
  11. doi request reprint The use of autogenous veins for microsurgical repair of the sural nerve after nerve biopsy
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Neurosurgery 66:238-43; discussion 243-4. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the results of an alternative technique developed to minimize the risk of complications associated with sural nerve biopsy for histopathological analysis...
  12. doi request reprint Endoscopically assisted release of the ulnar nerve for cubital tunnel syndrome
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Asa Norte, Brasília 70853 060 Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:619-25. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to demonstrate the surgical results obtained with a simple and replicable technique employed for endoscopic release of the ulnar nerve in cases of cubital tunnel syndrome...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic carpal tunnel release: a comparative study to the conventional open technique]
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unidade de Neurocirurgia, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:637-42. 2005
    ..The present study goals to compare both techniques about the immediate results of such procedures...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiological study of the traumatic brachial plexus injuries in adults]
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unidade de Neurocirurgia, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, DF, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 64:88-94. 2006
    ..This study aims to provide information about epidemiological factors related to traumatic brachial plexus injuries in adults...
  15. ncbi request reprint Peripheral nerve compression secondary to adjacent lipomas
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Neurosurgery Unit, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, 70853 060, Brazil
    Surg Neurol 67:258-62; discussion 262-3. 2007
    ..This study aims to review the authors' experience in treating patients with peripheral nerve compressions secondary to adjacent lipomas...
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical results of the Hypoglossal-Facial nerve Jump Graft technique
    L P Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 149:1205-10; discussion 1210. 2007
    ..This paper aims to present the results of the Hypoglossal-Facial nerve Jump Graft technique in relation to facial musculature reanimation capability and hemitongue function preservation...
  17. doi request reprint Functional assessment of C-5 ventral rootlets by intraoperative electrical stimulation of the supraclavicular segment of the long thoracic nerve during brachial plexus surgery
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 108:533-40. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Suprascapular nerve release for treatment of shoulder and periscapular pain following intracranial spinal accessory nerve injury
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 109:962-6. 2008
    ..Results from this report show that surgical release of the suprascapular nerve is an effective treatment for shoulder and periscapular pain in patients who have sustained an unrepairable injury to the accessory nerve...
  19. doi request reprint Quantitative analysis of the variation in angles of the carpal arch after open and endoscopic carpal tunnel release. Clinical article
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Neurosurg 111:311-6. 2009
    ..Measurements were performed at the level of the pisiform-scaphoid hiatus and at the level of the hook of the hamate-trapezium hiatus...
  20. doi request reprint Proximal motor branches from the tibial nerve as direct donors to restore function of the deep fibular nerve for treatment of high sciatic nerve injuries: a cadaveric feasibility study
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Unit of Neurosurgery, Hospital de Base do Distrito Federal, Brasilia, Brazil
    Neurosurgery 65:218-24; discussion 224-5. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Occipital lobe morphological anatomy: anatomical and surgical aspects
    Leandro Pretto Flores
    Laboratory of Neurological Microdissection, Universidade Catolica de Brasilia, Brasilia, DF, Brasil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 60:566-71. 2002
    ..Different from others regions of the brain, whose anatomy has been already meticulously detailed, controversies about occipital lobe morphology can occasionally hinder the surgical approaches to it...