Diagnosis and management of patients at risk of or with metastatic spinal cord compression: summary of NICE guidance.

Nov 16, 2011 by

White BD, Stirling AJ, Paterson E, Asquith-Coe K, Melder A; Guideline Development Group.

BMJ. 2008; 337: a2538.

PMID: 19039017

This treatment guidelines from NICE summarize their recommendations on the management of metastatic spinal cord compression. It addresses diagnosis, initial care, paralysis prevention, pain management, surgery, radiotherapy, and home care including rehabilitation. This is the most concise and authoritative guidelines on the management of metastatic spinal cord compression.

web: http://www.bmj.com/content/337/bmj.a2538

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