Changes in activity after a complete spinal cord injury as measured by the Spinal Cord Independence Measure II (SCIM II).

@article{Wirth2008ChangesIA,
  title={Changes in activity after a complete spinal cord injury as measured by the Spinal Cord Independence Measure II (SCIM II).},
  author={Brigitte Wirth and Hubertus J. A. van Hedel and Barbara Kometer and Volker H. Dietz and Armin Curt},
  journal={Neurorehabilitation and neural repair},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 2},
  pages={145-53}
}
BACKGROUND The assessment of rehabilitation efficacy in spinal cord injury (SCI) should be based on a combination of neurological and functional outcome measures. The Spinal Cord Independence Measure II (SCIM II) is an independence scale that was specifically developed for subjects with SCI. However, little is known about the changes in SCIM II scores during and after rehabilitation. OBJECTIVE The aims of this study were to evaluate changes in functional recovery during the first year after a… CONTINUE READING

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