What is the most commonly used therapy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy in the US?

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: Sandeep S Rana, MD; Chief Editor: Tarakad S Ramachandran, MBBS, MBA, MPH, FAAN, FACP, FAHA, FRCP, FRCPC, FRS, LRCP, MRCP, MRCS  more...
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In the United States, cervical immobilization with a collar or brace is the most commonly used therapy for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Studies demonstrate conflicting results regarding efficacy of this treatment.


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