Chiari type I malformations in young adults: implications for the college health practitioner.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The authors describe 2 cases of Chiari type I malformation (CM-I) in students presenting to a college health center within a 6-month period. A review of CM-I, including epidemiology, typical presentation, evaluation, and management, is followed by a discussion of the clinical and functional implications of the disorder in an emerging adult population.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Elam, MJ; Vaughn, JA

Published Date

  • 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 59 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 757 - 759

PubMed ID

  • 21950258

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1940-3208

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/07448481.2011.570400


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States