Spinal cord injury guidelines issued jointly by the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). Published in Neurosurgery 2013. Read the full guidelines here.
Recent review article in the Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation & Emergency Medicine concerning the clinical implications on turning patients with an unstable cervical spine injury into the lateral position. It reveals that there is little evidence to suggest that there is clinically relevant worsening of a pre-existing cervical spinal injury when rotating patients for supine to… Continue reading Cervical Spine Injury – Is putting your patient with an unstable injury in the lateral position safe? A review from SJTREM