Management of Metastatic Tumors to the Cervical Spine - Current Guidelines | Dr. Jacob Buchowski
Keywords: metastatic spine disease,spinal metastasis,spine tumor,spinal tumor,metastatic epidural spinal cord compression,pathologic fracture,radiation
2020 Instructional Course | Tumor and Infection
With improved treatment and aging population, prevalence of metastatic spine disease is likely to increase over time. Appropriate management of metastatic spine disease is therefore critical and in patients with neurological deficits, effort should be made to expedite surgery to increase likelihood of improvement and to prevent further neurologic deterioration.