Friday, April 19, 2024

Tag: Pressure Sores

Schmidt’s Courage Inspiring, His Influence Far-Reaching

Spinal cord patients will gather to urge lawmakers to pass paralysis act All Chaz Southard was looking for that August day in 2002 was a...

Pushing for a miracle

Spinal cord patients will gather to urge lawmakers to pass paralysis act All Chaz Southard was looking for that August day in 2002 was a...

Peabody man hopes state lawmakers understand how important stem cell research is

Yes, being paralyzed from the waist down can cause some inconveniences in daily life, but it isn't the end of the world. That's the message...

Sexuality and Spinal Cord Injury

Maintaining a healthy sex life after spinal cord injury is an important priority to many people. Fortunately, over the past few years a large...

Helping to heal complications from spinal cord injury

By: News-Medical in Medical Research News A London scientist has received a major grant to help improve the quality of life for individuals with spinal...

Do people with SCI die sooner?

Yes, before World War II, most people who sustained SCI died within weeks of their injury due to urinary dysfunction, respiratory infection or...

Do people with SCI ever get better?

Yes, before World War II, most people who sustained SCI died within weeks of their injury due to urinary dysfunction, respiratory infection or...

Second chance at life

On a random Saturday morning in 2000, Jim Beckley was sitting down with his wife Ellen discussing how exhausted he had been at his...

Robotic technology teaches spinal cord injury patients to walk again

A 50-year-old man paralyzed from the neck down in a devastating motorcycle accident a year ago is learning to walk again with the help...

ACUTE MANAGEMENT

The emergency medical care system is the patient's point of entry into the medical care system. The goal during this period is for...