Ian Valerio, MD
Reconstructive Surgeon, Department of Plastic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Margaret S. Roubaud, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Dr. Ian Valerio and Dr. Margaret Roubaud reviewed utilization of TMR in the oncologic patient for the reduction of post-amputation neuroma and phantom limb pain in major limb amputations. The presenters reviewed recent clinical data comparing TMR to standard practice (nerve relocation and bury into muscle) in the oncologic and trauma patient populations. Considerations for the utilization of TMR in the oncologic patient population, procedure overview and tips for getting started with TMR were discussed. The session concluded with an interactive question and answer session.
J Surg Oncol. 2020 Sep 3. doi: 10.1002/jso.26189. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32885434
Targeted muscle reinnervation following external hemipelvectomy or hip disarticulation: An anatomic description of technique and clinical case correlates.
- Anderson SR
- Wimalawansa SM
- Roubaud MS
- Mericli AF
- Horne BR
- Valerio IL
J Surg Oncol. 2019 Sep;120(3):348-358. doi: 10.1002/jso.25586. Epub 2019 Jun 13. PMID: 31197851
Targeted muscle reinnervation in oncologic amputees: Early experience of a novel institutional protocol.
- Alexander JH
- Jordan SW
- West JM, et al.
J Am Coll Surg. 2019 Mar;228(3):217-226. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2018.12.015. Epub 2019 Jan 8. PMID: 30634038
Preemptive Treatment of Phantom and Residual Limb Pain with Targeted Muscle Reinnervation at the Time of Major Limb Amputation
- Valerio IL
- Dumanian GA
- Jordan SW, et al