Treatment of delayed-onset neurological deficit after aortic surgery with lumbar cerebrospinal fluid drainage Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
  • Spinal Cord Injuries

abstract

  • The efficacy of CSF drainage may relate to reducing CSF pressure, which may increase spinal cord perfusion. Rapid initiation of CSF drainage with aggressive support of blood pressure may result in neurological improvement in some patients.

publication date

  • December 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00006123-200212000-00011

PubMed ID

  • 12445346

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1414

end page

  • 21; discussion 1421-2

volume

  • 51

number

  • 6