Waterjet dissection of peripheral nerves: An experimental study on the sciatic nerve of rats

Christoph Albrecht Tschan, Doerthe Keiner, Harald Müller, Kerstin Schwabe, Michael Robert Gaab, Clemens Sommer, Joachim K. Krauss & Joachim Oertel
Introduction: While waterjet dissection in intracranial pathologies has been well evaluated, little is known of its qualities in peripheral nerve surgery. Theoretically, the precise separation qualities could support the preparation of nerves from adjacent tissues and improve the preservation of nerve[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]