Table 1 Main characteristics of the sample

From: Magnetic resonance imaging in acute cervical spinal cord injury: a correlative study on spinal cord changes and 1 month motor recovery

Total number Sex Age (years) ASIA grade versus number of patients Interval between trauma and imaging (days) Period of follow-up (days)
57 54 males
3 females
Mean 41
s.d. 14.7
Grade A 16
Grade B 4
Grade C 11
Grade D 24
Grade E 2
Mean 4.6
s.d. 4.5
Mean 23
s.d. 10.2
  1. Abbreviation: ASIA, American Spinal Injury Association.