Malignant spinal cord compression

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Suitable for:

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals

Format: E-Learning

Identifying early signs and symptoms of malignant spinal cord compression (MSCC), enabling rapid referral and treatment to improve patient outcomes.

Information on guidelines and referral pathways in Scotland.

Course Modules

  • Introduction
  • What is MSCC?
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Investigation
  • Planning
  • Treatment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Conclusion


Produced as part of a Scotland wide programme in conjunction with colleagues in the cancer networks and experts in this area of practice.