New Study Shows Residential Mobility Impacts Spinal Cord Injury Patient Health

New Study Shows Residential Mobility Impacts Spinal Cord Injury Patient Health

Researchers working on the Spinal Cord Injury Model System recently isolated data that shows residential mobility, or moving from one home to another, after a spinal cord injury has a strong impact on the health and recovery of patients.  The study, published in the Archive of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, was undertaken to investigate the … Read more

What Are the Different Possible Outcomes for Spinal Injuries?

What Are the Different Possible Outcomes for Spinal Injuries?

Spinal cord injuries or SCIs can have different outcomes depending on the location and severity of the injury.  All spinal cord injuries should be taken seriously; however, some have much more lasting and long-term impacts on daily life than others. Spinal Cord Basics The spinal cord is a long column of nerve tissue that runs … Read more