Acute Traumatic Cervical Facet Fractures

Neurologico Spinale Medico Chirurgico

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Title Acute Traumatic Cervical Facet Fractures
 
Creator Gopinat, Shankar
 
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Description Acute cervical facet fractures are increasingly being detected due to the use of cervical spine CT imaging in the initial assessment of trauma patients. For displaced cervical facet fractures with dislocations and subluxations, early surgery can decompress the spinal cord and stabilize the spine. For patients with non-displaced cervical facet fractures, the challenge in managing these patients is the determination of spinal stability. Although many of the patients with non-displaced cervical facet fractures can be managed with a cervical collar, the imaging needs to be analyzed carefully since certain fracture patterns may be better managed with early surgical stabilization.
 
Publisher DiscoverSys Inc
 
Contributor Abstracts from the 1st JINeF with the 1st Congress of Indonesian Neurospine Society and 4th Indonesia Spine Update: “Looking to the Best and Furious: Spine Health for Better Quality of Life” Harris Hotel, Kelapa Gading, Jakarta, Indonesia, 2 – 5 May 2018
 
Date 2018-08-07
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document
application/pdf
 
Identifier https://nsmc.balijournals.org/index.php/nsmc/article/view/83
10.15562/nsmc.v1i2.83
 
Source Neurologico Spinale Medico Chirurgico; Vol 1, No 2 (2018): Conference Abstracts - Supplements; 5
2621-2064
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://nsmc.balijournals.org/index.php/nsmc/article/view/83/74
https://nsmc.balijournals.org/index.php/nsmc/article/view/83/pdf
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2018 Shankar Gopinat
 

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