Essentials of Spinal Cord Medicine

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Sabharwal, Sunil

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-1-93-628738-3

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91

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This compact text is a practical, concise guide for clinicians involved in the care of patients with spinal cord injuries and disorders. It covers a comprehensive and diverse list of topics encompassing the principles and practice of spinal cord injury care, including basic science fundamentals, traumatic spinal cord injury, non-traumatic myelopathies, physical function and rehabilitation, medical consequences and complications of spinal cord injury, psychosocial and quality of life issues, and systems-based practice.

•A concise, practical manual designed for rapid access to key information on a broad range of topics integral to the practice of spinal cord medicine
•Covers both traumatic spinal cord injury and non-traumatic disorders and their evaluation, management, medical complications, functional rehabilitation, and quality of life concerns
•Packed with useful tables to highlight and reinforce key material
•Formatted consistently with short, reader-friendly paragraphs and clarifying sub-titles


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Sabharwal, Sunil
ISBN: 978-1-93-628738-3
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 484
Year: 2013
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91