Dr. Sean Bristol

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Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research Interests

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Dr. Sean Bristol is a clinical researcher conducting research related to his plastic surgery clinical practice. Among his areas of interest and specialization is nerve and tendon surgery to restore hand function. He has a particular interest in the areas of brachial plexus, and hand and nerve reconstruction.

Recent publications

  • McGillivray, MK et al.. 2022. Surgical Management of Delayed Brachial Plexopathy After Clavicle Nonunion.. J Orthop Trauma. doi: 10.1097/BOT.0000000000002343.
  • Chen, L, Ogalo, E, Haldane, C, Bristol, SG, Berger, MJ. 2021. Relationship Between Sensibility Tests and Functional Outcomes in Patients With Traumatic Upper Limb Nerve Injuries: A Systematic Review.. Arch Rehabil Res Clin Transl. doi: 10.1016/j.arrct.2021.100159.
  • Chapman, KM et al.. 2021. Recommendations for Patients with Complex Nerve Injuries during the COVID-19 Pandemic.. Can J Neurol Sci. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2020.191.
  • Chapman, KM, Doherty, C, Bristol, SG, O'Connor, R, Berger, MJ. 2020. Access to Allied Health Care Services in Canadian Interdisciplinary Complex Nerve Injury Programs.. Can J Neurol Sci. doi: 10.1017/cjn.2020.98.
  • Berger, MJ, Regan, WR, Seal, A, Bristol, SG. 2016. Reliability of the "Ten Test" for assessment of discriminative sensation in hand trauma.. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2016.06.025.
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