ALLMedicine™ Autonomic Dysreflexia Center
Research & Reviews 39 results
BMC Neurology; Mizuno H, Honda F et. al.
Jul 1st, 2021 - Autonomic dysreflexia (AD) is an abnormal reflex of the autonomic nervous system normally observed in patients with spinal cord injury from the sixth thoracic vertebra and above. AD causes various symptoms including paroxysmal hypertension due to ...
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Sherwin E, King C et. al.
May 14th, 2021 - Pyocystis is an infection of the epithelium of the bladder and a frequent complication of anuria. Patients with spinal cord injury (SCI) at the sixth thoracic vertebra (T6) or higher are at a greater risk for autonomic dysreflexia (AD), which can ...
The Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology; Browne E, Quinn S et. al.
Mar 23rd, 2021 - Current treatment for autonomic dysreflexia (AD) involves rupturing a liquid-filled soft capsule of nifedipine to aid rapid drug release and absorption, however, this application is not covered under the manufacturer's license. The objective of th...
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Nightingale TE, Eginyan G et. al.
Jan 30th, 2021 - Autonomic dysreflexia (AD), characterized by a transient increase in systolic blood pressure (BP), is experienced by individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) and can be purposefully induced ('boosting') to counteract autonomic dysfunction that im...
Journal of Neurotrauma; O'Reilly ML, Mironets E et. al.
Jan 6th, 2021 - After a severe, high-level spinal cord injury (SCI), plasticity to intraspinal circuits below injury results in heightened spinal sympathetic reflex activity and detrimentally impacts peripheral organ systems. Such sympathetic hyperreflexia is imm...
Clinicaltrials.gov 1 results
Mar 3rd, 2017 - The consequences of sexual activity in the spinal cord injured (SCI) population include responses beyond the voluntary control of the person with SCI such as bladder and bowel issues, spasms and autonomic dysreflexia (AD). Currently we are looking...