Spinal Cord Injury and Pain

Tabitha A. Washington, Khalilah Brown and Gilbert Fanciullo

in Pain

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199827602
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322909 | DOI:

Series: What Do I Do Now

Spinal Cord Injury and Pain

Show Summary Details


Injury to the spinal cord can occur via trauma, infection, ischemia, toxicity, tumor, radiation, disease or other causes. The pattern of pain may still be changing years or even decades after injury. The level of pain and disability may be very high and effective treatment options may be illusory.

Chapter.  1397 words. 

Subjects: Neurology ; Pain Medicine

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.