Incidence of acute spinal cord injury in South Korea does not reflect a sizable number of traumatic spinal cord injuries

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

References

  1. 1.

    Choi SH, Sung C-h, Heo DR, Jeong S-Y, Kang C-N. Incidence of acute spinal cord injury and associated complications of methylprednisolone therapy: a national population-based study in South Korea. Spinal Cord. 2020;58:232–7.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  2. 2.

    Jeon I, Leigh J-H, Ro J-S, Ro YS, Lee SH, Shin H-I, et al. Trends in the incidence of work-related traumatic limb amputations in South Korea from 2004 to 2013. Prosthet Orthot Int. 2019;43:409–17.

    Article  Google Scholar 

  3. 3.

    Korea Insurance Development Institute. 2018 analysis of automobile insurance subscription propensity. Wonju, Republic of Korea: Korea Insurance Development Institute; 2019.

  4. 4.

    Health Insurance Review & Assessment Service. 2017 guide to the medical review and assessment. Seoul, Republic of Korea: Health Insurance Review & Assessment Service; 2017.

  5. 5.

    Kim T-Y, Jang S, Park C-M, Lee A, Lee Y-K, Kim H-Y, et al. Trends of incidence, mortality, and future projection of spinal fractures in Korea using nationwide claims data. J Korean Med Sci. 2016;31:801–5.

    Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Moon Suk Bang.

Ethics declarations

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Additional information

Publisher’s note Springer Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Leigh, J., Kim, H. & Bang, M.S. Incidence of acute spinal cord injury in South Korea does not reflect a sizable number of traumatic spinal cord injuries. Spinal Cord 58, 939–940 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41393-020-0475-x

Download citation

Further reading