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Pediatric cervical spine injuries: a comprehensive review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21104185     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
INTRODUCTION: Cervical spine injuries can be life-altering issues in the pediatric population. The aim of the present paper was to review this literature.
CONCLUSIONS: A comprehensive knowledge of the special anatomy and biomechanics of the spine of children is essential in diagnosis and treating issues related to spine injuries.
Authors:
Martin Mortazavi; Pankaj A Gore; Steve Chang; R Shane Tubbs; Nicholas Theodore
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2010-11-21
Journal Detail:
Title:  Child's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1433-0350     ISO Abbreviation:  Childs Nerv Syst     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-18     Completed Date:  2011-08-18     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8503227     Medline TA:  Childs Nerv Syst     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  705-17     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cervical Vertebrae / injuries*
Child
Humans
Spinal Cord Injuries*
Spinal Injuries*

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