Short Tilte:Spinal cord injury medicine. 1. Etiology, classification, and acute medical management
Journal:Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):02, 83, 3, Suppl 1, S50-S57
Self-directed learning module highlights the comprehensive evaluation, classification, and management of a newly diagnosed spinal cord injury (SCI). Reviews the American Spinal Injury Association examination and classification guidelines. Discusses prevention measures, as well as established and experimental treatments for SCI.