Sunday, September 27, 2020

Daily Archives: September 5, 2020

Covid-19 and Spinal Cord Injury: Staying well is the slogan of Spinal Cord Injury...

Published: September 5, 2020

Spinal Cord Injury DayThe Covid-19 pandemic has been an unprecedented time for all, with or without disability. Persons with spinal cord injury are more vulnerable than others, and were left to fear severe complications and poor disease outcome. When confronted with protective measures and a lockdown, the physical, psychological and social needs of those persons in a wheelchair cannot be overstated. That’s why this year focus Spinal Cord Injury Day 2020 will be on the prevention of Covid-19 for persons with spinal cord injury, with the slogan “Covid-19 and SCI: Staying well”.