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Mayo Clinic researchers study functional electrical stimulation and other therapies for people with spinal cord injuries. Researchers also study outcomes, new treatment options and other areas related to spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Read more about spinal cord injury research and spinal cord injury and repair.


See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors on functional electrical stimulation for spinal cord injury on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

Functional electrical stimulation for spinal cord injury care at Mayo Clinic

March 01, 2018
  1. AskMayoExpert. Functional electrical stimulation. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2017.
  2. Johnston TE, et al. Cycling with functional electrical stimulation after spinal cord injury: What's in it for me? Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2015;96:1553.
  3. Ho CH, et al. Functional electrical stimulation and spinal cord injury. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America. 2014; 25:631.
  4. Embrey DG, et al. Functional electrical stimulation improves quality of life by reducing intermittent claudication. International Journal of Cardiology. 2017;243:454.
  5. Riggin EA. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. March 31, 2017.
  6. Provider profile. CARF International. Accessed Feb. 9, 2018.

Functional electrical stimulation for spinal cord injury