Eur J Radiol 2022 Jun 1;154:110343. Epub 2022 Jun 1.
Radiology Unit, "Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza" Hospital, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy; Radiology Unit "Dimiccoli" Teaching Hospital, Barletta, Italy; Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Foggia University School of Medicine, Italy. Electronic address:
Spine trauma is an ominous event with a high morbidity, frequent mortality, and significant psychological, social, and financial consequences for patients, their relatives and society. On average three out of four spinal fractures involve the thoracolumbar spine and up to one-third are complicated by spinal cord injury. Spinal cord injuries (SCI) are a significant cause of disability in US and in all western countries. Read More