Factors related to the outcome of inpatient rehabilitation in patients with neoplastic epidural spinal cord compression

@article{Hacking1993FactorsRT,
  title={Factors related to the outcome of inpatient rehabilitation in patients with neoplastic epidural spinal cord compression},
  author={H G A Hacking and Henk Van As and Gustaaf J. Lankhorst},
  journal={Paraplegia},
  year={1993},
  volume={31},
  pages={367-374}
}
In this study we have tried to develop a method to predict the survival and the functional outcome following neoplastic spinal cord injury (SCI), which can be helpful when selecting patients for an intensive inpatient rehabilitation programme. We reviewed the clinical records of all patients with neoplastic epidural spinal cord compression, admitted to any Dutch spinal cord unit (SCU) between 1-1-1985 and 1-1-1990 (n = 74). According to the outcome on 1-1-1991 the average stay at the SCU was… CONTINUE READING