Does Decompressive Duraplasty Have a Neuroprotective Effect on Spinal Trauma?: An Experimental Study


Camlar M., Turk C., Buhur A., OLTULU F., Oren M. M., Senoglu M., ...More

WORLD NEUROSURGERY, vol.126, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 126
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.02.043
  • Journal Name: WORLD NEUROSURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Duraplasty, Experiment, Rat, Spinal trauma, Surgical technique, CEREBROSPINAL-FLUID DRAINAGE, NF-KAPPA-B, CORD-INJURY, CERVICAL MYELOPATHY, INFLAMMATION, PARAPLEGIA, MECHANISMS, REPAIR, MODEL
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Spinal cord injury (SCI) may result in neuromotor, sensory, and autonomic function damages. Edema because of spinal cord trauma can reach serious dimensions. The aim of this study was to histologically evaluate the effects of duraplasty on neural tissues.