Nontraumatic spinal cord injury: demographic characteristics and complications.

  title={Nontraumatic spinal cord injury: demographic characteristics and complications.},
  author={Peter W New and Hyam Barry Rawicki and Michael J. Bailey},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  volume={83 7},
OBJECTIVES To investigate the demographic characteristics and complications of nontraumatic spinal cord injury (NT/SCI), to compare patients who were admitted for initial rehabilitation with readmission rehabilitation patients, to compare our findings with those of other studies, and to develop a model to predict the length of stay (LOS). DESIGN Retrospective, 3-year, case series. SETTING Tertiary medical unit specializing in SCI rehabilitation in Australia. PARTICIPANTS Consecutive… CONTINUE READING
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