Spinal Cord Injury Guidelines

The Paralyzed Veterans of America produce a number of evidence-based guidelines for management of spinal cord injury and its complications that may be useful for the critical care doctor, downloadable from here.

The most relevant to frontline professionals is the Early Acute Management in Adults with Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Practice Guideline for Health-Care Professionals. A summary of the major recommendations from this document can be found here.