Bioengineered nerve conduits and wraps for peripheral nerve repair of the upper limb

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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To assess and compare the effects and complication rates of licensed bioengineered nerve conduits or wraps for surgical repair of traumatic peripheral nerve injuries of the upper limb. To compare effects and complications against the current gold surgical standard (nerve autograft).


  • Suzanne E. Thomson
  • Nigel Y B Ng
  • Mathis O. Riehle
  • Paul J. Kingham
  • Lars B. Dahlin
  • Mikael Wiberg
  • Andrew M. Hart
External organisations
  • University of Glasgow
  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary
  • University of Aberdeen
  • Umeå University
  • Skåne University Hospital
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Neurology
Original languageEnglish
Article numberCD012574
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Mar 8
Publication categoryResearch