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Spinal Cord Dysfunction

Spinal Cord Dysfunction This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This is the second volume of a proposed three-volume series on spinal cord injury. The purpose of the book as stated by its editor is to "bring together experts in various fields of treatment and management of abnormal function following a lesion or disease of the spinal cord." However, rather than being a definitive treatise on one aspect of spinal cord dysfunction, it addresses a variety of issues that range from pathophysiological mechanisms of acute spinal cord injury to postinjury bladder management. In addition, although the editor states in his preface that there have been more studies in the last 10 years than in the preceding half century, most chapters include few references from the past 5 years. Thus, the volume as produced is both incomplete and less than up to date. Section 1 deals with "acute-phase" issues. The first chapter reviews the problem of early surgical decompression after spinal http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Neurology American Medical Association

Spinal Cord Dysfunction

Archives of Neurology , Volume 49 (12) – Dec 1, 1992

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1992 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-9942
eISSN
1538-3687
DOI
10.1001/archneur.1992.00530360020008
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract This is the second volume of a proposed three-volume series on spinal cord injury. The purpose of the book as stated by its editor is to "bring together experts in various fields of treatment and management of abnormal function following a lesion or disease of the spinal cord." However, rather than being a definitive treatise on one aspect of spinal cord dysfunction, it addresses a variety of issues that range from pathophysiological mechanisms of acute spinal cord injury to postinjury bladder management. In addition, although the editor states in his preface that there have been more studies in the last 10 years than in the preceding half century, most chapters include few references from the past 5 years. Thus, the volume as produced is both incomplete and less than up to date. Section 1 deals with "acute-phase" issues. The first chapter reviews the problem of early surgical decompression after spinal

Journal

Archives of NeurologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Dec 1, 1992

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