Holicky, Richard
December 2008
PN;Dec2008, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p64
Trade Publication
The article focuses on spinal-cord tethering, a restriction of the cord's normal movement within the spinal canal that causes neurological changes in many spinal-cord-injury (SCI) survivors. These neurologic losses include but not limited to progressive loss of sensation and strength, muscle fatigue with repetitive motion, and excessive sweating. It also discusses the diagnosis and microsurgical treatment of spinal-cord tethering.


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