Perspectives on the Treatment of the Longitudinal Spinal Cord Injury

@inproceedings{Carlstedt2010PerspectivesOT,
  title={Perspectives on the Treatment of the Longitudinal Spinal Cord Injury},
  author={T. Carlstedt},
  booktitle={Frontiers in neurology},
  year={2010}
}
The current technique for surgical treatment of the longitudinal spinal cord injury has proven to be successful for restoration of some motor function and alleviation of pain. This has been the first step in finding a cure for spinal cord injuries, but so far there are many obstacles still to be overcome. In this particular injury return of function from spinal cord surgery is only partial. Some of the main remaining problems are related to injury-induced neuronal death, direction and… CONTINUE READING