oa South African Medical Journal - Injuries of the cervical spine - II. Does anatomical recuction of the bony injuries improve the prognosis for spinal cord recovery?

Volume 46, Issue 31
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



In this series, lack of reduction, re-dislocation, and late radiographical instability on flexion/extension radiographs, do not adversely affect the prognosis of cord function, in cases with marked neurological deficit at the outset.

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