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Steroids and Other Neuroprotective Treatments for Cervical Spinal Cord Injury: The Case for Steroids | Dr. Michael Fehlings

Keywords: spinal cord injury,neuroprotection,steroids,riluzole,guidelines,methylprednisolone,NASCIS
2020 Instructional Course | Spinal Cord and Column Injury
Methylprednisolone is a valid treatment option for acute spinal cord injury (SCI), particularly in subsets including those with cervical SCI. There are promising neuroprotective treatments, including the sodium channel blocker riluzole, in teh investigational pipeline.