Epidemiology of spinal cord lesions in Denmark

@article{BieringSrensen1990EpidemiologyOS,
  title={Epidemiology of spinal cord lesions in Denmark},
  author={F. Biering-S\orensen and V Pedersen and S Clausen},
  journal={Paraplegia},
  year={1990},
  volume={28},
  pages={105-118}
}
Denmark has a population of about 5.2 million. The rehabilitation of spinal cord injured (SCI) takes place in two specialised rehabilitation hospitals. The incidence of new traumatic SCI admitted to these hospitals in the period 1975-1984 was 9.2 per million per year. During this period 92 Danes with non-traumatic and 268 with newly sustained traumatic spinal cord lesions were admitted to the rehabilitation hospital in Hornbœk, which uptake area corresponded to South and East Denmark and… CONTINUE READING
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