Chapter 25. Pathophysiology of Spinal Cord Ischemia

  1. Rodney A. White MD1 and
  2. Larry H. Hollier MD2
  1. Larry H. Hollier

Published Online: 4 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch25

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

How to Cite

Hollier, L. H. (2007) Pathophysiology of Spinal Cord Ischemia, in Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition (eds R. A. White and L. H. Hollier), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

  2. 2

    Dean, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122023

Online ISBN: 9780470987094

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Keywords:

  • spinal cord ischemia;
  • paraplegia;
  • reperfusion injury;
  • neuronal metabolism;
  • radiolabeled microspheres

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Historical approaches to prevention

  • Pathophysiology of paraplegia

  • Recommendations for clinical practice

  • Results

  • Summary