3 out of 20
All the following are indications for surgical intervention in a case of spinal trauma with an unstable injury of the vertebral column except
|A||Partial neurological deficit with CT or MRI proven compromise of the spinal canal.|
|B||Partial improvement of the neurological deficit while on conservative management.|
|C||Multiply injured patient|
|D||For the purpose of nursing care.|
Partial improvement of the neurological deficit while on conservative management
Surgical intervention is required when the deficit worsens while on conservative management. Surgical stabilization is also helpful for the purpose of nursing care.