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Research & Reviews  880 results

Stimulation of the cuneiform nucleus enables training and boosts recovery after spinal ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awac184
Brain : a Journal of Neurology; Hofer AS, Scheuber MI et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Severe spinal cord injuries result in permanent paraparesis in spite of the frequent sparing of small portions of white matter. Spared fiber tracts are often incapable of maintaining and modulating the activity of lower spinal motor centers. Effec...

Stakeholders' Expectations of Return-to-Work After Spinal Cord Injury: A 1-Year Follow-Up.
https://doi.org/10.1177/15394492221097355
OTJR : Occupation, Participation and Health; Farias L, Holmlund L et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Understanding the process of return-to-work is key to supporting people's social participation and health after a disability. This phenomenographic study aimed to explore the expectations and ways of understanding return-to-work from the perspecti...

Surface Electromyography-Driven Therapeutic Gaming for Rehabilitation of Upper Extremit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000009208
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Liu Y, Silva RML et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - In patients with severe upper extremity weakness that may result from peripheral nerve injuries, stroke, and spinal cord injuries, standard therapy in the earliest stages of recovery consists primarily of passive rather than active exercises. Adhe...

Mild Intermittent Hypoxia: A Prophylactic for Autonomic Dysfunction in Individuals With Spinal Cord Injuries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05351827

May 12th, 2022 - Individuals with a spinal cord injury (SCI) above the 6th thoracic vertebrae experience severe autonomic dysfunction. These individuals lose the ability to control blood pressure (BP) during a noxious or non-noxious stimulus below the injury (Auto...

Clinical characteristics, hospital course, and disposition of patients with nontraumati...
https://doi.org/10.1080/10790268.2022.2069533
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Lee SW, Werner B et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - To evaluate the clinical characteristics, hospital courses, outcomes after hospitalization, and factors associated with outcomes in patients with nontraumatic spinal cord injuries (NTSCI). Retrospective analysis. A large for-profit United States h...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidelines for the management of acute cervical spine and spinal cord injuries: 2013 up...
https://doi.org/10.1227/01.neu.0000430319.32247.7f
Neurosurgery Walters BC, Hadley MN et. al.

Jul 17th, 2013 - Guidelines for the management of acute cervical spine and spinal cord injuries: 2013 update.|2013|Walters BC,Hadley MN,Hurlbert RJ,Aarabi B,Dhall SS,|injuries,therapy,

Athletic participation by children and adolescents who have systemic hypertension.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2010-0658
Pediatrics McCambridge TM, Benjamin HJ et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2010 - Children and adolescents who have hypertension may be at risk for complications when exercise causes their blood pressure to rise even higher. The purpose of this statement is to update recommendations concerning the athletic participation of indi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  46 results

Mild Intermittent Hypoxia: A Prophylactic for Autonomic Dysfunction in Individuals With Spinal Cord Injuries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05351827

May 12th, 2022 - Individuals with a spinal cord injury (SCI) above the 6th thoracic vertebrae experience severe autonomic dysfunction. These individuals lose the ability to control blood pressure (BP) during a noxious or non-noxious stimulus below the injury (Auto...

Food Security and Perceptions and Barriers to Healthy Eating in Individuals With Spinal Cord Injuries
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03457558

Apr 27th, 2022 - Food security is one's ability to get food. Individuals with a SCI have many risk factors for low rates of food security. Some of these risk factors include lower levels of income and employment. This study consists of a one-time survey using the ...

Non-invasive Cervical Electrical Stimulation for SCI
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03414424

Mar 15th, 2022 - Roughly 60% of spinal cord injuries occur at the cervical level. Most injuries are anatomically incomplete. Activating spared nerve circuits augments functional recovery of the damaged nervous system. With this goal, the Investigators have develop...

Study of Probable Benefit of the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ in Subjects With Complete Thoracic AIS A Spinal Cord Injury as Compared to Standard of Care
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03762655

Mar 2nd, 2022 - This is a randomized, controlled, single blind, two-arm, multicenter Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE) study to evaluate the safety and probable benefit of the poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid)-b-poly(L-lysine) Scaffold ("Scaffold") in subjects with...

Assessment of the Excitability of Spinal Motoneurons Using Stimulus-response Curves of the Bulbocavernosus Reflex
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04022187

Feb 18th, 2022 - Spasticity defined by Lance in 1980 is "a motor disorder characterized by a velocity dependent increase in the tonic stretch reflexes (muscle tone) with exaggerated tendon jerks, resulting from hyperexcitability of the stretch reflexes as one comp...

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News  49 results

The NHS's Multimillion-pound Blunders Laid Bare in New Report
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971087

Mar 29th, 2022 - The reasons behind the most catastrophic blunders in emergency departments have been laid bare in a report highlighting some of the biggest pay outs for NHS A&E errors. NHS Resolution conducted a deep dive into compensation claims concerning emerg...

Motor Function Restored in Three Men After Complete Paralysis From Spinal Cord Injury
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/967969

Feb 7th, 2022 - A breakthrough neuromodulation system rapidly restores motor function in patients with a severe spinal cord injury (SCI), new research shows. The study demonstrated that an epidural electrical stimulation (EES) system developed specifically for sp...

First Brain-Computer System for Paralyzed Patients at Home
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957478

Aug 30th, 2021 - Researchers are bringing brain-computer interface capabilities from the laboratory into the home. They have demonstrated that a small, portable system facilitates hand grasp of a patient paralyzed from a spinal cord injury, enabling the patient to...

Emergency Surgery Complications, but Not Mortality, Linked With Surgeons' Experience
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947728

Mar 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Emergency surgery patients cared for by early-career "acute-care" surgeons have similar mortality rates as patients with more senior surgeons but are more likely to need to go back to the operating room, a new study sug...

Neurologic Disorders Ubiquitous and Rising in the US
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946761

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Stroke, dementias, and migraine cause the most disability among neurological disorders in the United States, according to new findings derived from the 2017 Global Burden of Disease study. Dr Valery Feigin The authors of the analysis, led by Valer...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →