Category Medical Research

What Is SHARED-DCM?

Imagine living with a chronic illness that you do not know much about and for which information is not readily available.  This is the daily experience of many people with Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM) who often find themselves unprepared to…

RECODE-DCM Newsletter (October 2022)

Welcome to the RECODE-DCM Network! Myelopathy.org, the first global scientific and clinical charity dedicated to positively transforming patient outcomes in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM), welcomes you to RECODE-DCM. This initiative started as a partnership with AO Spine, to develop a ‘research…

Myelopathy.org Inspires Prize-Winning Research

Myelopathy.org is receiving entries for its inaugural research award for best piece of research aligned with a RECODE-DCM Top 10 Research Priority: Raising Awareness of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM) Natural History Diagnostic Criteria Assessment and Monitoring Biological Basis Peri-Operative Rehabilitation Novel…

Does Age Play a Role in DCM?

Hey, Jamie here! I’m a medical student in my 5th year at Cambridge University and the new President of the Myelopathy.org Student Society.  I’ve personally been involved in Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy (DCM) research for over a year, and I have assembled a committee of…