Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage in Acute Spinal Cord Injury: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Controlled Trial

Neurosurgeon Nicholas Theodore recaps his presentation given at the 2022 Congress of Neurological Surgeons, highlighting the first-ever randomized prospective study to assess cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) drainage in acute spinal cord injury. CSF drainage was shown to be safe and a potential adjunct to the treatment of these patients and merits further study.

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Nicholas Theodore, MD, MS

Nicholas Theodore, MD, MS

Director, Neurosurgical Spine Center

Expertise: Chiari Malformations, Degenerative Spine Disease, Neurosurgery, Spinal Cord Tumors, Spinal Deformities, Spinal Trauma

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