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Daily Archives: October 1, 2009

Bladder cancer in spinal cord injury patients

Retrospective review.Objective:Spinal cord injury is a known risk factor for bladder cancer. The risk of bladder cancer has been reported at 16-28 times higher than the general population. Earlier studies have identified indwelling catheters...

Ten-year follow-up of sildenafil use in spinal cord-injured patients with erectile dysfunction

Data are sparse concerning the long-term effects of phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitors for erectile dysfunction (ED). To evaluate the efficacy and safety of long-term sildenafil use in subjects with ED caused by spinal cord...

University of Louisville neuroscientists hope to get people walking again

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Neuroscience researchers at the University of Louisville will be the only team collaborating with an international group of scientists who last week announced they had enabled paralyzed rats to walk while...

Creating the best possible clinical trials

The Reeve Foundation's North American Clinical Trials Network NOA Task Force met September 24th in Dallas, TX to continue what it began last May at a two-day workshop at Frazier Rehab Institute in Louisville,...

October is National Disability Employment Awareness month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Below is the official government explanation of what that is. The question is, what does that mean to you. If you're not injured, maybe it's, "Wow, that...