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Role and Timing of Surgery in Acute Central Cord Syndrome Patient with a Stable Spine | Alpesh Patel, MD, MBA

Keywords: central cord syndrome,spinal cord injury,surgical decision making,timing of surgery,outcomes
2021 Instructional Course | Cervical Trauma Pt. I
Acute central cord syndrome is a spectrum of clinical presentations most commonly after trauma. Nonsurgical management may be an option for a subset of patients but early surgical treatment should be considered in patients with severe and/or sustained neurological deficits.