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Spinal Cord

Volume 56, Issue 3 (March 2018)

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Nature Outline: Spinal-cord injury 

There is currently no way to reverse damage to the spinal cord, nor restore the ability to move and feel that such an injury takes away. But regenerative therapies in early clinical testing are offering much-needed hope.

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Summaries of Cochrane Systematic Reviews: making high-quality evidence accessible

L. A. Harvey

Spinal Cord 2018 56 :185 - 185; February 23, 2018; 10.1038/s41393-018-0071-5


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Interventions for pressure ulcers: a summary of evidence for prevention and treatment

Ross A. Atkinson & Nicky A. Cullum

Spinal Cord 2018 56 :186 - 198; January 25, 2018; 10.1038/s41393-017-0054-y


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Neural pathways for colorectal control, relevance to spinal cord injury and treatment: a narrative review

Brid Callaghan, John B. Furness & Ruslan V. Pustovit

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :199 - 205; November 16, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0026-2


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Risks factors of mechanical ventilation in acute traumatic cervical spinal cord injured patients

Antonio Montoto-Marqués, Natalia Trillo-Dono, María Elena Ferreiro-Velasco, Sebastián Salvador -de la Barrera, Antonio Rodriguez-Sotillo et al.

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :206 - 211; October 23, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0005-7


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Delivery of neostigmine and glycopyrrolate by iontophoresis: a nonrandomized study in individuals with spinal cord injury

Mark A. Korsten, Brian L. Lyons, Miroslav Radulovic, Tradd M. Cummings, Gautam Sikka et al.

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :212 - 217; November 08, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0018-2


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A longitudinal study of self-reported spasticity among individuals with chronic spinal cord injury

Nicole D. DiPiro, Chao Li & James S. Krause

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :218 - 225; December 22, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0031-5


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Colorectal cancer screening in patients with spinal cord injury yields similar results to the general population with an effective bowel preparation: a retrospective chart audit

Brandon J. Teng, Shawn H. Song, Jelena N. Svircev, Jason A. Dominitz & Stephen P. Burns

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :226 - 231; November 24, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0025-3


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Ability of sit-to-stand with hands reflects neurological and functional impairments in ambulatory individuals with spinal cord injury

Wilairat Saensook, Lugkana Mato, Nattaset Manimmanakorn, Pipatana Amatachaya, Thanat Sooknuan & Sugalya Amatachaya

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :232 - 238; November 27, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0012-8


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Socio-demographic and injury-related factors contributing to activity limitations and participation restrictions in people with spinal cord injury in Bangladesh

Manzur Kader, Nirmala K. P. Perera, Mohammad Sohrab Hossain & Redwanul Islam

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :239 - 246; November 02, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0001-y


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Administration of increasing doses of gonadotropin-releasing hormone in men with spinal cord injury to investigate dysfunction of the hypothalamic–pituitary–gonadal axis

William A. Bauman, Michael F. La Fountaine, Christopher M. Cirnigliaro, Steven C. Kirshblum & Ann M. Spungen

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :247 - 258; November 15, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0002-x


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The Neurogenic Bladder Symptom Score (NBSS): a secondary assessment of its validity, reliability among people with a spinal cord injury

Blayne Welk, Sara Lenherr, Sean Elliott, John Stoffel, Angela P. Presson et al.

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :259 - 264; November 29, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0028-0


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A latent structural analysis of health behaviors among people living with spinal cord injury

Chao Li, Nicole D. DiPiro & James S. Krause

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :265 - 273; November 30, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0027-1


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Energy expenditure after spinal cord injury in people with motor-complete tetraplegia or motor-complete paraplegia

Tobias Holmlund, Elin Ekblom-Bak, Erika Franzén, Claes Hultling & Kerstin Wahman

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :274 - 283; December 14, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0024-4


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It is a marathon rather than a sprint: an initial exploration of unmet needs and support preferences of caregivers of children with SCI

Susan L. Ryerson Espino, Erin H. Kelly, Anne Rivelli, Kathy Zebracki & Lawrence C. Vogel

Spinal Cord 2017 56 :284 - 294; November 30, 2017; 10.1038/s41393-017-0022-6


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The neurogenic bowel dysfunction score in patients with spinal cord injury: methodological issues in reliability and validity

Siamak Sabour

Spinal Cord 2018 56 :295 - 296; January 18, 2018; 10.1038/s41393-017-0032-4


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Response to "The neurogenic bowel dysfunction score in patients with spinal cord injury: methodological issues in reliability and validity"

Didem Erdem, Selmin Gülbahar & Pembe Keskinoglu

Spinal Cord 2018 56 :297 - 298; January 18, 2018; 10.1038/s41393-017-0043-1


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