Injuries and Falls in an Aging Cohort with Spinal Cord Injury: SCI Aging Study.

@article{Saunders2015InjuriesAF,
  title={Injuries and Falls in an Aging Cohort with Spinal Cord Injury: SCI Aging Study.},
  author={Lee L. Saunders and James S. Krause},
  journal={Topics in spinal cord injury rehabilitation},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={201-7}
}
BACKGROUND Limited research suggests that additional "subsequent" injuries occur frequently among persons with an existing spinal cord injury (SCI), which may result in further significant complications and added disability. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to (a) report the 12-month incidence of injuries by age in an aging SCI cohort, (b) report the 12-month incidence of falls, (c) assess the impact of injuries on participation by age, and (d) assess the relationship of age with… CONTINUE READING