Document Detail


Trauma to the cervical spine.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  513404     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Ninety-one patients with cervical injuries treated at the Geisinger Medical Center Emergency Department were reviewed. Most injuries were bony injuries with no evidence of cord injury. Of the 43 cases with cord injury, 56% had partial cord injuries and 44% had complete cord injuries. Clinical presentations of these patients were reviewed. A basic outline of management is discussed.
Authors:
D J Dula
Related Documents :
10715734 - Wandering intraspinal bullet.
20037844 - Splenic rupture as a complication of colonoscopy: report of a case.
22892284 - Discrepancies in dermatopathology diagnoses: the role of second review policies and der...
16106774 - Fatal traumatic heart wounds: review of 160 autopsy cases.
11535454 - Ocular manifestations of tuberculosis.
17680594 - Antenatal diagnosis of a morgagni hernia in the second trimester.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  JACEP     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0361-1124     ISO Abbreviation:  JACEP     Publication Date:  1979 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-02-28     Completed Date:  1980-02-28     Revised Date:  2005-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0317011     Medline TA:  JACEP     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  504-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Cervical Vertebrae / injuries*
Child
Child, Preschool
Emergency Service, Hospital
Fractures, Bone / epidemiology,  therapy
Humans
Infant
Middle Aged
Pennsylvania
Retrospective Studies
Spinal Cord Injuries / epidemiology*,  therapy

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Endotracheal epinephrine in a canine anaphylactic shock model.
Next Document:  The observation-holding area; a prospective study.