Follow-up study on the use of leg braces issued to spinal cord injury patients


A letter questionnaire was sent to 250 spinal cord injury (SCI) patients with leg braces who were admitted to a VA Medical Centre from January 1978 to December 1984. There were 73 responses deemed to be complete and acceptable. Among these 73 patients, 61 were paraplegic at the thoracic level and 12 were paraplegic at the lumbar level. They were all male… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sc.1990.22

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