The relationship between sitting stability and functional performance in patients with paraplegia.

@article{Chen2003TheRB,
  title={The relationship between sitting stability and functional performance in patients with paraplegia.},
  author={Chiung-ling Chen and K Yeung and L I Bih and C. Wang and Ming-I Chen and Jung-Chung Chien},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2003},
  volume={84 9},
  pages={1276-81}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare sitting stability between patients with high and low thoracic spinal cord injury (SCI), to determine the factors that can predict sitting stability, and to examine the relationship between sitting stability and functional performance. DESIGN Cross-sectional assessment was performed on subjects with paraplegia. SETTING Rehabilitation hospital affiliated with a medical university. PARTICIPANTS Convenience sample of 30 adults with complete chronic thoracic SCI… CONTINUE READING