Enhanced independence: experiences after regaining grip function in people with tetraplegia.

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PURPOSE To explore how surgical reconstruction of grip affects everyday life for patients with tetraplegia, with special emphasis on patients perspective of their perceived changes. DESIGN Qualitative method. SUBJECTS Eleven people (aged 22-73) with tetraplegia who had undergone surgical reconstruction to restore grip function. METHODS Qualitative… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/09638288.2013.768709

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@article{Wangdell2013EnhancedIE, title={Enhanced independence: experiences after regaining grip function in people with tetraplegia.}, author={Johanna Wangdell and Gunnel Carlsson and Jan Frid{\'e}n}, journal={Disability and rehabilitation}, year={2013}, volume={35 23}, pages={1968-74} }