Rehabilitation of a child with a spinal cord injury.


The incidence and sex distribution of spinal cord injury (SCI) changes with age. Motor vehicle accidents, bicycle accidents, sports accidents, and violence are major causes in the pediatric population. Pulmonary complications may be severe and life-threatening in the acute phase. Chronically, the degree of ventilatory support needed depends on the level of… (More)


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@article{Zidek2003RehabilitationOA, title={Rehabilitation of a child with a spinal cord injury.}, author={Kathryn A Zidek and Rajashree Srinivasan}, journal={Seminars in pediatric neurology}, year={2003}, volume={10 2}, pages={140-50} }