A multidisciplinary approach to providing care to adolescents with spinal cord trauma resulting from all-terrain vehicle accidents


All-terrain vehicle accidents that affect the spine can lead to complex injuries in adolescents. This requires that many subspecialties work together on a multidisciplinary team to improve patient outcomes. Our case presentation will examine the multidisciplinary approach to care required for an 11-year-old adolescent involved in an all-terrain vehicle accident that resulted in traumatic spinal cord injury.

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Journal of Trauma Nursing