Cauda equina syndrome

This month a plumbing emergency and a 54-year-old man with low back pain are your challenges. A solo-responder paramedic is on scene and seems to think there is nothing to worry about, but is he right?

This issue covers cauda equina syndrome, an uncommon cause of low back pain, but one not to be missed as the consequences for the patient, and for you, can be very expensive.

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