BACKGROUND Little information is available about the survival, neurological recovery, and length of stay in hospital for rehabilitation (LOS) of patients with spinal neurological deficit following disc herniation (DH). STUDY DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. OBJECTIVE To report on outcomes and factors affecting these. SETTING The Spinal Research… (More)
Via our description of a seemingly heterogeneous group of four patients who presented to our rehabilitation facility with a rather unusual clinical presentation of compartment syndrome with development of a flaccid paraparesis and rhabdomyolysis immediately after awakening from a prolonged sleep episode in an unusual posture - which might, in fact, be a… (More)
Usually, most of the clients who are referred to departments of rehabilitation medicine, bear firm and sound diagnoses. We describe herewith 10 patients who developed spinal cord pathologies due to unknown or uncertain etiologies. We would like to share our thoughts with the readers.