CSRS Video Archives

The Dislocated Subaxial C-Spine: Reduce First or MRI First? | Dr. Frank Eismont

Keywords: Cervical dislocation,facet dislocation
2021 Hands-On Surgical Techniques Course |
Dr. Frank Eismont describes the acute evaluation and treatment of patients with cervical facet dislocations. An emphasis is placed on the timing of the MRI in order to detect the presence of a herniated disc behind the vertebral body which can compress the spinal cord with reduction.