The Subaxial Cervical Spine Injury Classification System: an external agreement validation study.

@article{Middendorp2013TheSC,
  title={The Subaxial Cervical Spine Injury Classification System: an external agreement validation study.},
  author={Joost Johannes van Middendorp and Laurent Audig{\'e} and Ronald H M A Bartels and Ciaran Bolger and Hamish Deverall and Priyesh Dhoke and Carel H. Diekerhof and Geertje A.M. Govaert and Vicente Guimer{\'a} and Heiko Koller and Stephen A C Morris and Tony Setiobudi and Allard Jan Frederik Hosman},
  journal={The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={1055-63}
}
BACKGROUND CONTEXT In 2007, the Subaxial Cervical Spine Injury Classification (SLIC) system was introduced demonstrating moderate reliability in an internal validation study. PURPOSE To assess the agreement on the SLIC system using clinical data from a spinal trauma population and whether the SLIC treatment algorithm outcome improved agreement on… CONTINUE READING