Latest Plexus Stories

2014-08-20 23:09:51

The Arnold Law Firm commends the work of the United Brachial Plexus Network, Inc. The organization provides besieged parents with extensive information about erb’s palsy injuries and provides in-depth resources by organizing national Brachial Plexus Awareness Week. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Arnold Law Firm, a birth injury law firm, commends the efforts of the United Brachial Plexus Network, Inc., (Network), to bring attention to a common yet preventable birth injury....

New Fossil Organism Discovered By Paleontologists
2014-05-12 03:23:48

By Iqbal Pittalwala, University of California - Riverside Likely related to our ancestors, 'Plexus ricei' was much like a tapeworm or modern flatworm, say UC Riverside researchers Scientists at the University of California, Riverside have discovered a fossil of a newly discovered organism from the "Ediacara Biota" — a group of organisms that occurred in the Ediacaran period of geologic time. Named Plexus ricei and resembling a curving tube, the organism resided on the Ediacaran...

2014-02-27 23:04:52

Leading Australian law firm adds Neota Logic’s expert systems software to services for clients. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Neota Logic Inc., creators of the leading software development platform for rules-based legal process applications, Neota Logic Server, today announced that Plexus, the fastest growing alternative legal services firm in Australia, has selected Neota Logic Server to rapidly scale and expand the Plexus’ business model. "Neota Logic is delighted to...

2013-07-25 23:25:18

After a successful clinic on the treatment of brachial plexus injuries, Dr. Arturo Armenta and the Texas Brachial Plexus Institute team are now planning a return clinic in November and more dates in the near future. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Dozens of families experiencing various forms of brachial plexus injuries attended a June clinic hosted by Texas Brachial Plexus Institute and Integra Rehabilitation Physicians at their Charlotte, North Carolina facility. The clinic was...

2013-05-29 23:30:06

Dr. Art Armenta is bringing his team from the Texas Brachial Plexus Institute to North Carolina to participate in a clinic to assess and evaluate patients suffering from symptoms of brachial plexus. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Dr. Art Armenta announces that he will be coming to North Carolina with his team from the Texas Brachial Plexus Institute. It is important that people take advantage of this opportunity because there are very few doctors who are well trained in the area of...

2013-01-29 23:00:32

Brachial plexus injuries need to be treated with care and urgency; the longer sufferers wait to find a solution the more they risk permanent damage. Dr. Berzin, a Houston plastic surgeon, is now accepting patients suffering from a brachial plexus injury. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 Brachial plexus injuries can be extremely painful and may become permanent. Sufferers of this type of injury must educate themselves on what the brachial plexus is, how injury occurs, the difference...

2012-12-27 05:01:34

Dr. Armenta of the Texas Brachial Plexus Institute is now accepting children and adult sufferers of brachial plexus injury. For people with a brachial plexus injury, it can be extremely painful; treatment is available and can ease the suffering of those who have been dealing with this injury. Houston, TX (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 Understanding what brachial plexus injury is, how it occurs, and how to treat it, are crucial factors one must know when battling this injury. The brachial plexus...

2008-05-09 03:00:13

By Duggan, Edel Brull, Richard; Lai, Jacob; Abbas, Sherif Background and Objectives: Glomangiomas are rare, vascular tumors consisting of an afferent artery, arteriovenous canal, neuro- reticular elements, collagen, and efferent veins, and are most often located in the soft tissue of the upper extremities. We describe how the use of ultrasound-guided nerve blockade altered the anesthetic management of a patient with multiple glomangiomatosis undergoing elective forearm surgery. Ultrasound...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.