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ALLMedicine™ Spinal Infections Center

Research & Reviews  91 results

External Review and Validation of a Spinal Epidural Abscess Predictive Score for Clinic...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.04.068
World Neurosurgery; Page PS, Gui M et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - The treatment of spinal epidural abscess (SEA) is a rare but serious pathology that may result in delayed neurologic injury despite treatment with antibiotic therapy or surgery. Given this, the development of predictive scores for risk stratificat...

Animal Models for Postoperative Implant-Related Spinal Infection.
https://doi.org/10.1111/os.13238
Orthopaedic Surgery; Wang Y, Che M et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Postoperative infections following implant-related spinal surgery are severe and disastrous complications for both orthopaedic surgeons and patients worldwide. They can cause neurological damage, disability, and death. To better understand the mec...

Spinal Infections Treatment & Management
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1266702-treatment

Mar 9th, 2022 - Approach Considerations The combination of mechanical compression of the spinal cord by pus or granulation tissue can result in ischemia with spinal cord infarction, which accounts for the rapid neurologic progression of this disease. Patients wit...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Spinal Infection Management With Structural Allograft
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03265561

Nov 18th, 2019 - Spinal bone infections can involve the bone vertebra, intervertebral disc space, spinal canal and soft tissues. It generate neurological deficit in addition to the destruction of the bone that causes functional disability and significant pain (Col...

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News  9 results

Vertebral Osteomyelitis: Is 6 Weeks of Treatment Not Enough?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/869317

Sep 29th, 2016 - Hello. Paul Auwaerter here for Medscape Infectious Diseases, speaking from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Every year, I have a handful of patients with vertebral osteomyelitis who, despite a good amount of antibiotic therapy, see...

MRI Spots Indolent Spinal Infections From Contaminated MPA
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/806487

Jun 18th, 2013 - MRI screening can help identify indolent spinal and paraspinal infections associated with injections of contaminated methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) from the New England Compounding Center (NECC), allowing for earlier treatment, say clinicians fr...

Michigan Hit Hard by Spine Infections From Contaminated MPA
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/804501

May 21st, 2013 - Michigan has had most of spinal and paraspinal infections associated with contaminated methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) from the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts, according to the Centers for Disease Control and P...

Michigan Hit Hard by Spine Infections From Contaminated MPA
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/804501

May 21st, 2013 - Michigan has had most of spinal and paraspinal infections associated with contaminated methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) from the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts, according to the Centers for Disease Control and P...

'Remain Vigilant' for Unrecognized Spinal Infections: CDC
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/776550

Dec 21st, 2012 - US health authorities alerted clinicians that some patients who received spinal or paraspinal injections with contaminated methylprednisolone acetate (MPA) from the New England Compounding Center (NECC) in Framingham, Massachusetts, may currently ...

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