Prospective evaluation of vertebral artery injury after blunt cervical spine injury

Christian-Andreas Mueller, Rudolf Andreas Kristof, Inga Peters, Martin Podlogar, Attila Kovacs & Thomas Kral
Objective: Vertebral artery injuries (VAI) due to spine injuries are thought to be rarely symptomatic and can be easily overlooked. VAI have the potential to cause cerebral and spinal cord ischemia. In this prospective observational study VAI following cervical spinal injuries were diagnosed and managed[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]