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Research

Mayo Clinic researchers conduct research in spinal cord injury rehabilitation, including studying spasticity management 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 and repair.

Publications

See a list of publications about spasticity management for spinal cord injury by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

Spasticity management for spinal cord injury care at Mayo Clinic

March 30, 2018
References
  1. Abrams GM, et al. Chronic complications of spinal cord injury and disease. https://www.uptodate.com/contents/search. Accessed Jan. 14, 2018.
  2. Burns AS, et al. Optimizing the management of disabling spasticity following spinal cord damage: The Ability Network — An international initiative. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2016;97:2222.
  3. NINDS spasticity information page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Spasticity-Information-Page. Accessed Jan. 14, 2018.
  4. Baker GS. Spinal cord injuries. Minnesota Medicine. 1949;32:1094.
  5. Provider profile. CARF International. http://www.carf.org/providerProfile.aspx?cid=8020. Accessed Jan. 17, 2018.
  6. Riggin EA. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Mar. 31, 2017.

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