Chapter

Acute Spinal Cord Disorders

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks

in The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780195394023
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323050 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195394023.003.0034
Acute Spinal Cord Disorders

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Chapter 34 discusses management of acute spinal cord injury (SCI), and the immediate priorities of stabilization of respiration, cardiac rhythm, and blood pressure, and the management of neurogenic bladder and bowel dysfunction.

Chapter.  8226 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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