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  • http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs384/en/
  • People with a spinal cord injury are two to five times more likely to die prematurely than people without a spinal cord injury, with worse survival rates in low- and middle-income countries.
  • https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Spinal-Cord-Injury-Information-Page
  • Improvements in treatment are helping many more people survive spinal cord injury.
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases_conditions/hic_Spin...
  • Spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord as a result of a direct trauma to the spinal cord itself or as a result of indirect damage to the bones, soft tissues, and vessels surrounding the spinal cord.
  • http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spinal-cord-injury/...
  • In the meantime, spinal cord injury treatment focuses on preventing further injury and empowering people with a spinal cord injury to return to an active and productive life.
  • http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/healthtopics/content.asp?hwid=ug2580
  • A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord . The spinal cord is a soft bundle of nerves that extends from the base of the brain to the lower back.
  • http://www.cham.org/health-library/article?id=ug2580
  • A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord.
  • http://www.drugs.com/mcd/spinal-cord-injury
  • In the meantime, treatments and rehabilitation allow many people with a spinal cord injury to lead productive, independent lives.
  • http://www.apparelyzed.com/forums/topic/4940-acute-spinal-cord-injury/
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  • http://sci.washington.edu/info/pamphlets/msktc-pain.asp
  • Understanding your pain, working with your doctor and being open to a variety of treatments will help you manage your pain and improve your quality of life.
  • http://www.childrensHospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/condit...
  • What are the treatment options for a child with a spinal cord injury?
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    News

    Traumatic spinal cord injury due to human tower accident in catolonia
    Nature - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Spasticity and preservation of skeletal muscle mass in people with spinal cord injury
    Nature - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Cardiac parasympathetic activity and ventricular diastolic interactions in individuals with spinal cord injury
    Nature - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    Researchers restore breathing, partial forelimb function in rats with spinal cord injuries
    Science Daily - Friday, November 30, 2018
    Rapid and robust restoration of breathing long after spinal cord injury
    Nature - Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Editors' note: Progressive neurodegeneration following spinal cord injury: Implications for clinical trials
    Neurology - Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    Reader response: Progressive neurodegeneration following spinal cord injury: Implications for clinical trials
    Neurology - Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    Author response: Progressive neurodegeneration following spinal cord injury: Implications for clinical trials
    Neurology - Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    A giant step for spinal cord injury research
    Nature - Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    Three people with spinal-cord injuries regain control of their leg muscles
    Nature - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    Asterias Biotherapeutics Announces Positive Outcome from Data Review from OPC1 Spinal Cord Injury Study
    EIN News - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    New Approach Could Jumpstart Breathing After Spinal Cord Injury
    Science Daily - Thursday, October 11, 2018
    Gene Signature Predicts Outcome After Spinal Cord Injury
    Science Daily - Monday, October 8, 2018
    Walking After Spinal Cord Injury Possible With Rehab Combo
    RXList - Thursday, September 27, 2018
    Walking After Spinal Cord Injury Possible With Rehab Combo Walking After Spinal Cord Injury Possible With Rehab Combo
    Med Worm - Thursday, September 27, 2018
    SCI 2020: Launching a Decade for Disruption in Spinal Cord Injury Research
    National Institute of Neurological Disorders - Monday, September 17, 2018
    People with Spinal Cord Injuries May Be Able to Regain Bladder Control with New Treatment
    Healthline - Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    New therapy regrows nerve fibers in rodents after spinal cord injury
    United Press International - Wednesday, September 5, 2018
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    Videos

    How do you prevent spinal cord injuries? (pt3)
         
    Suzanne Brown, NP with Hamilton Neurosurgery and Spine Center discusses specific ways to educate young children about how to prevent spinal cord injuries in her interview with Judy Elliott on Life Styles for Women.

    Riluzole as treatment for Spinal Cord Injury
         
    Mechanism of action of Riluzole in the treatment of traumatic spinal cord injury. Animation produced for Dr. Michael G. Fehlings at Toronto Western Research Institute. http://synapsemedicalanimation.com/

    Stem Cell Therapy for Spinal Cord Injury - Injured Airline Pilot Flies Again
         
    Juan Carlos Murillo is a commercial airline pilot who suffered spinal cord injuries in 4 separate areas of his spinal cord. Doctors told him that his injury was "complete" and that he would never walk again. After completing four rounds of stem cell t...

    Center for Spinal Cord Injury
         
    A spinal cord injury is a devastating experience that comes with a lot of needs. Roper St. Francis is proud to offer the Center for Spinal Cord Injury, which provides comprehensive care, all in one place. Dr. David Powell explains.

    Go Beyond a Spinal Cord Injury with Memorial Rehabilitation Institute
         
    Ralph suffered a severe spinal cord injury in a car accident and was unable to move or feel his arms and legs. The everyday extraordinary expertise of Memorial Neuroscience Institute enabled Ralph to go beyond his limitations at Memorial Rehabilitatio...

    Teen with Spinal Cord Injury Walks Again
         
    Former TIRR Memorial Hermann patient Daquan Minor uses his eyes to walk after a severe spinal cord injury. Read the full story here. http://blog.memorialhermann.org/2489-2/

    NBC 13's Daytime Alabama Profiles UroMed's Life After Spinal Cord Injury Motivational Program
         
    Birmingham's NBC 13 [WVTM-TV] talk show, Daytime Alabama featured UroMed's motivational program, Life After Spinal Cord Injury to bring awareness to the positive role that adaptive sports can play for wheelchair users worldwide. As part of the stor...

    Rap Toward a Cure for Spinal Cord Injury
         
    Richard Gaskin, who has been paralyzed since 1987, and Wise Young, director of the W. M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience at Rutgers University, have been working together to promote spinal cord injury research. Gaskin has developed a rap encour...

    RNOH Spinal Cord Injury Centre rehabilitation programme
         
    This video is about the spinal rehabilitation pathway at the RNOH Spinal Cord Injury Centre. It is one of only 11 in the UK designated to receive and treat spinal cord injured patients. The Centre currently has 24 beds comprising of eight acute beds and ...

    Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation at UAB Spain Rehabiliation ; Otis Jones' Story
         
    A spinal cord injury may have slowed Otis Jones' movement, but his spirit is still strong. Physicians and nurses from UAB's Spain Rehabilitation Center helped restore Otis abilities and quality of life for daily living. Now, more than nine years after his...

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    Falling as a part of recreational activities can cause spinal cord injuries.
    TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Spinal cord injury rates in the United States are rising, and the leading cause now appears to be falls suffered by seniors rather than traffic crashes, according to a new study.
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    Falling as a part of recreational activities can cause spinal cord injuries.
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    TUESDAY, Jan. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Spinal cord injury rates in the United States are rising, and the leading cause now appears to be falls suffered by seniors rather than traffic crashes, according to a new study.
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    News Picture: Spinal Cord Injuries Drop Among Young, But Rise Among Older Americans
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    Adjustment is a big part of dealing with a spinal cord injury.
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    News Picture: Spinal Cord Injuries Drop Among Young, But Rise Among Older Americans
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    Because spinal cord injuries are often due to unpredictable
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    If you believe you or someone else has a spinal cord injury,
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    Adjustment is a big part of dealing with a spinal cord injury.
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    News Picture: Turning Tragedy Into Hope for Others With Spinal Cord Injury
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    News Picture: Noninvasive Stimulation Gets Legs Moving After Spinal Cord Injury
    Spinal Cord Injury: Autonomic Dysreflexia
    Pain in a Spinal Cord Injury
    Our rehabilitation team understands there are many challenges for patients recovering from spinal cord injuries and other neurological conditions.
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    News Picture: Noninvasive Stimulation Gets Legs Moving After Spinal Cord Injury
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    Spinal Cord Injury: Autonomic Dysreflexia
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    Pain in a Spinal Cord Injury
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    Our rehabilitation team understands there are many challenges for patients recovering from spinal cord injuries and other neurological conditions.
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    TBI/Nerve Regeneration Laboratory Studies on spinal cord injury and recovery.
    In a spinal cord injury, complete or partial paralysis occurs in the areas of the body that are controlled by the nerves associated with the damaged vertebrae and those below the damaged vertebrae.
    Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit (Neuro ICU) patients receive intensive medical and nursing management for post-surgical and post-interventional conditions, as well as stroke, cerebral hemorrhage, seizure, and head and spinal cord injuries.
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    Damage to nerve pathways can happen after a stroke, with multiple sclerosis, after trauma or spinal cord injury, or after a poisoning.
    TBI/Nerve Regeneration Laboratory Studies on spinal cord injury and recovery.
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    In a spinal cord injury, complete or partial paralysis occurs in the areas of the body that are controlled by the nerves associated with the damaged vertebrae and those below the damaged vertebrae.
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    Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit (Neuro ICU) patients receive intensive medical and nursing management for post-surgical and post-interventional conditions, as well as stroke, cerebral hemorrhage, seizure, and head and spinal cord injuries.
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    NESS H200 Hand Rehabilitation System: "a non-invasive, advanced neuroprosthesis for treatment of upper-limb paralysis from hemiplegic stroke, traumatic brain injury or C5-C6 spinal cord injury.
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    Damage to nerve pathways can happen after a stroke, with multiple sclerosis, after trauma or spinal cord injury, or after a poisoning.
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    Spinal cord injury may affect bladder emptying by interrupting the nerve signals required for bladder control.
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    Spinal cord injury may affect bladder emptying by interrupting the nerve signals required for bladder control.
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    Spinal Cord Injury: Assisted Cough
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    The Wheelchair Series: What the Spinal Cord Injury Consumer Needs to Know
    Spinal Cord Injury: Hope through Research
    A spinal cord injury affects the entire family
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    The Wheelchair Series: What the Spinal Cord Injury Consumer Needs to Know
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    Spinal Cord Injury: Hope through Research
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    A spinal cord injury affects the entire family
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    "Yes, You Can!: Guide to Self-Care for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury, 4th ed.," Ed. Burns, Stephen P., M.D and Margaret C., M.D. Hammond. (Paralyzed Veterans of America, 2009)
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    Spinal Cord Injury Guide
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    Medical University of South Carolina - Spinal Cord Injury Research Team
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    National Spinal Cord Injury Association
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    Pain after Spinal Cord Injury
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    Medical University of South Carolina - Spinal Cord Injury Research Team
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    Mayo Clinic - Spinal Cord Injury
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    Support spinal cord injury awareness.
    Use of telemetric monitoring to assess basal cardiovascular parameters (a, b) and autonomic dysreflexia (c, d) after experimental spinal cord injury (SCI).
    "Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury: Moving Ahead with Your Life," The Mayo Clinic (Demos Health, 2009)
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    Mayo Clinic - Spinal Cord Injury
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    Spinal Cord Injury
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    Support spinal cord injury awareness.
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    Use of telemetric monitoring to assess basal cardiovascular parameters (a, b) and autonomic dysreflexia (c, d) after experimental spinal cord injury (SCI).
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