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Suprascapular Nerve Block

  • Yuko Yonekawa
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Abstract

Suprascapular nerve block is used for pain in and around the shoulder joints. It is also a useful adjunctive therapy in exercise treatment because the suprascapular nerve has sensory and motor branches. The efficacy of the simple nerve block is increased when used in combination with other nerve blocks.

Keywords

Suprascapular nerve block 

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© Springer Japan KK, part of Springer Nature 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuko Yonekawa
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  1. 1.Department of Pain ClinicNTT Medical Center TokyoTokyoJapan

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