Erb's Palsy Awareness : What do you know about Erb’s Palsy? It’s an injury that affects infants during the birthing process and causes weakness or paralysis in the arm or shoulder. In an effort to rise awareness about Erb’s palsy, Arthur Sloane of “erbpalsy.org” compiled this report to... > http://infographicsmania.com/erbs-palsy-awareness/?utm_source=Pinterest&utm_medium=ZAKKAS&utm_campaign=SNAP
Erb's Palsy Infographic: Erbs Palsy, also known as brachial plexus palsy, is an injury to the network of nerves (the brachial plexus) that supply feeling and control to the shoulders and arms. This injury to the neck and upper chest can result in a loss of movement and feeling in the arm, hand and fingers.Birth Injury Awareness; BPI (Brachial Plexus Injury), Erb's Palsy
These are examples of Secondary Complications associated with long term nerve damage caused by a Brachial Plexus Injury (BPI)/Erb's Palsy. Prognosis depends on the severity of the nerve damage, out patient/at home physical therapy support available to patient, surgical intervention and other variables.