Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage in Acute Spinal Cord Injury: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Controlled Trial

Neurosurgeon Nicholas Theodore recaps his presentation given at the 2022 Congress of Neurological Surgeons, highlighting the first-ever randomized prospective study to assess cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) drainage in acute spinal cord injury. CSF drainage was shown to be safe and a potential adjunct to the treatment of these patients and merits further study.

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Nicholas Theodore, MD, MS.

Nicholas Theodore, MD, MS

Director, Neurosurgical Spine Center

Nicholas Theodore, M.D., director of the Johns Hopkins Neurosurgical Spine Center, is a nationally recognized expert in brain and spinal cord injury, minimally invasive spine surgeries and robotics. He earned a medical degree at  Georgetown ...

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