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Management of type II dens fractures: a case-control study.
STUDY DESIGN A case-control study of patients with isolated type II dens fractures treated with halo vest immobilization. OBJECTIVES To evaluate age as a risk factor for failure of haloExpand
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Segmental cervical spine motion during orotracheal intubation of the intact and injured spine with and without external stabilization.
OBJECT The purpose of this study was to establish a cadaveric model for evaluating cervical spine motion in both the intact and injured states and to examine the efficacy of commonly usedExpand
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Cervical spinal motion during intubation: efficacy of stabilization maneuvers in the setting of complete segmental instability.
OBJECT The purpose of this study was to characterize and compare segmental cervical motion during orotracheal intubation in cadavers with and without a complete subaxial injury, as well as to examineExpand
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Granulocytic sarcoma of the spine.
OBJECTIVE Granulocytic sarcomas (chloromas) are tumors consisting of primitive myeloid cells. They are rare manifestations of acute and chronic leukemias and can occasionally precede the developmentExpand
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Intracranial malignant triton tumor in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1: case report and review of the literature
We report the fourth case of an intracranial malignant triton tumor not associated with a cranial nerve in a 26-year-old male with a clinical history of neurofibromatosis type 1. The patient wasExpand
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Common chemical agent threats.
The events of September 11, 2001, highlight the fact that we live in precarious times. National and global awareness of the resolve and capabilities of terrorists has increased. The possibility thatExpand
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Spinal Cord Compression From a Foreign Body Reaction to Spinal Cord Stimulation: A Previously Unreported Complication
Study Design. Case study. Objective. The study presents a complication that is thought to have never before been reported with this therapeutic intervention. Results from this report are discussedExpand
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