A spinal-cord injury can alter every aspect of a victim’s life. Despite continued improvements in mortality associated with a spinal-cord injury, until recently little progress had been made in improving neurologic function. This paper reviews the development of steroid therapy for spinal cord injuries, the mechanisms of action, and the nursing care associated with its use
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Case Studies| August 01 1993
High-Dose Steroid Therapy Offers Improvement in Spinal Cord Injuries
AACN Adv Crit Care (1993) 4 (3): 566–572.
Myra F. Ellis; High-Dose Steroid Therapy Offers Improvement in Spinal Cord Injuries. AACN Adv Crit Care 1 August 1993; 4 (3): 566–572. doi: https://doi.org/10.4037/15597768-1993-3045
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