Accession Number:

AD1088461

Title:

Treatment of Spinal Cord Ischemia with Cell Impermeant-Based Resuscitation

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Sep 2018,31 Aug 2019

Corporate Author:

Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

In the first year we determined the optimal polymer sizes required to produce a theoretical optimized osmotic transfer of metabolic water out of the spinal cord tissues after injury and into the capillary space for rapid removal by convective transfer. In this years studies, we have optimized the spinal cord injury models and the polytrauma models that will be used to test the effectiveness of osmotic PEG polymer treatment.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE