Departments and specialties

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Research

Mayo Clinic scientists 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.

Publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic authors 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

April 10, 2018
References
  1. Abrams GM, et al. Chronic complications of spinal cord injury and disease. https://www.uptodate.com/contents/search. Accessed Feb. 12, 2018.
  2. AskMayoExpert. Functional electrical stimulation. Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research; 2017.
  3. Spinal cord injury: Hope through research. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Spinal-Cord-Injury-Information-Page. Accessed Feb. 12, 2018.
  4. Riggin EA. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. March 31, 2017.
  5. Provider profile. CARF International. http://www.carf.org/providerProfile.aspx?cid=8020. Accessed Feb. 9, 2018.

Upper extremity functional restoration for spinal cord injury