Pediatric Spine Trauma

Reilly, Christopher W.
February 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 89-A, p98
Academic Journal
The article discusses key issues concerning spinal column and cord injuries in children. Spinal column injuries are associated with various injury mechanisms to which children are exposed, the most common of which are automobile accidents, falls and sporting injuries. The growing spinal column also has certain biomechanical features that result to specific injury patterns.


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