5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 6 Months after SCI what happens?
- What is Spindylosis and what can it cause?
- Look at Cauda Equina Syndrome
- what happens during 48-72 hours after a SCI?
- What possibly helped save Kevin Everett?
- a Majority of residual functions will be clear
- b <---
- c Further recovery is rare, most recovered function will already be discovered
- d Vertebral bodies collapse on each other from osteoporosis and it can cause Anterior Cord Syndrome.
- e Cool liquid treatment to the crush injury that reduced inflammation during spinal shock.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Corticospinal (motor), and Spinothalamic (pain and temp), Alpha motor neurons.
- Ipsilateral and Specific.
- Sensory and motor in the majority of key muscles and muscle grade greater than 3/5
- 40 cases per million
- Sensory and motor in key muscles, muscle grade less than 3/5
5 True/False questions
What happens in a Hemicord Syndrome? → Corticospinal paresis ipsilateral below lesion, Dorsal columns (proprioception) Ipsilaterally, Spinothalamic (pain and temp) contralaterally below lesion.
what is Anterior Chord Syndrome? → Lesion damage to anterior 2/3 of cord bilaterally at some level.
ASIA B) An incomplete lesion consists of: → Only sensory or only motor is impaired
What % of persons with tetraplegia (quadriplegia) return to work? → 40%
What does C5 Tetraplegia mean? → C5 is the last intact area of the spinal column.