Acute myelopathy



  • Acute myelopathy is a broad term used to describe spinal cord dysfunction of sudden, recent onset Diagnostic possibilities are ample, but practicing neurointensivists deal mainly with traumatic and inflammatory myelopathies Main objective in the initial management is to differentiate those patients who could benefit from acute surgical intervention (compressive myelopathies) from those patients who require medical management © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011.
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13

  • 9781441968418
  • Start Page

  • 323
  • End Page

  • 339