Tuesday, April 16
7:00 am - 9:00 am
213 Management of Acute Spinal Cord Injury
Moderator(s): Eve C. Tsai, MD, PhD, FAANS (Canada)
Panelist(s): Richard C. E. Anderson, MD, FAANS; Allan D. Levi, MD, PhD, FAANS
This breakfast seminar will provide an up-to-date review of the pathophysiology, medical management, surgical options and recent clinical trials related to spinal cord injury.
- Discuss clinically relevant aspects of the pathophysiology of spinal cord injury, as well as the current concepts in the medical management of spinal cord injury.
- Explain the role and timing of surgical treatment for acute spinal cord injury.
- Discuss recent developments in clinical trials for spinal cord injury.