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Research & Reviews  66 results

Management of cauda equina syndrome during pregnancy and postpartum.
BMJ Case Reports; Vakos A, Dean K et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Cauda equina syndrome (CES) is a rare condition that occurs from multiple nerve root compression. It is considered a surgical emergency because it can lead to permanent neurological damage. There is limited literature regarding management and prog...

Cauda Equina Syndrome.
The Orthopedic Clinics of North America; Bulloch L, Thompson K et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2022 - Cauda equina syndrome (CES) involves compression of some or all of the lumbar and sacral peripheral nerve roots. However, there is a lack of consensus in the literature regarding the exact diagnosis criteria in this patient population. Much of the...

Early experience of a local pathway on the waiting time for MRI in patients presenting ...
British Journal of Neurosurgery; Fraig H, Gibbs DMR et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2022 - This study evaluated the impact of the Salisbury Protocol for Assessment of Cauda Equina Syndrome (SPACES) on the waiting time for MRI in patients presenting with suspected Cauda Equina Syndrome (sCES) within a UK district general hospital. All co...

Post-void bladder ultrasound in suspected cauda equina syndrome-data from medicolegal c...
International Orthopaedics; Todd N, Dangas K et. al.

Feb 20th, 2022 - Post-void residual (PVR) scans of less than 200 ml are increasingly being used to rule out the likelihood of cauda equina syndrome (CES) and to delay emergency MRI scanning in suspected cases. This study was done to review a series of 50 MRI confi...

Transanal irrigation bowel routine for people with Cauda Equina Syndrome.
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Ethans K, Smith K et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2022 - Neurologic bowel incontinence and dysfunction are common with Cauda Equina Syndrome (CES). The study objective was to evaluate the efficacy of Peristeen Anal Irrigation System (PAIS)TM in people with CES. Clinical Trial. Spinal Cord Rehabilitation...

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News  1 results

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Identify the Source of and Properly Treat Back Pain?

Sep 30th, 2014 - Patients with lumbar spinal stenosis usually present with a constellation of symptoms that include lower back pain, radiating leg pain (unilateral or bilateral), and possible bladder and bowel difficulties. The classic presentation is radiating le...

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