Mayo Clinic researchers conduct research in spinal cord injury rehabilitation, including studying upper extremity functional restoration 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.


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

Research profiles

Upper extremity functional restoration for spinal cord injury care at Mayo Clinic

March 11, 2015
  1. Spinal cord injury: Hope through research. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Accessed Dec. 3, 2014.
  2. Gutierrez JA, et al. Physical therapy interventions for the prevention of fractures during spinal cord injury. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. Accessed Dec. 3, 2014.
  3. Riggin EA. Decision Support System. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Nov. 17, 2014.
  4. Provider profile. CARF International. Accessed Dec. 1, 2014.
  5. Ho CH, et al. Functional electrical stimulation and spinal cord injury. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America. 2014;25:631.
  6. Christopherson MW (expert opinion). Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Jan. 12, 2015.

Upper extremity functional restoration for spinal cord injury