China Spinal Cord Injury Network: changes from within

  title={China Spinal Cord Injury Network: changes from within},
  author={J. Qiu},
  journal={The Lancet Neurology},
  • J. Qiu
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet Neurology
Wise Young, a neurologist at Rutgers University in New Jersey, USA, is someone who does not shy away from challenges and controversies. Despite the problem of unregulated clinical practice in China, he set up the China Spinal Cord Injury Network (ChinaSCINet) in 2004, a Hong Kongbased consortium of over two dozen centres in mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, to test therapies for the treatment of spinal injury. A generally poor awareness among Chinese doctors of the importance of clinical… Expand
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