Paraplegia

Known as: extremities lower paralysis, EXTREMITY PARALYSIS, LOWER, Paralysis, Legs 
Severe or complete loss of motor function in the lower extremities and lower portions of the trunk. This condition is most often associated with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Repeated periods of stimulation of the spinal cord and training increased the ability to control movement in animal… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) describes a heterogeneous group of genetic neurodegenerative disorders in which the most… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Olfactory ensheathing cells show promise in preclinical animal models as a cell transplantation therapy for repair of the injured… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP) is a devastating neurological disease causing spastic weakness of the lower… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE Despite the use of various strategies for the prevention of spinal cord ischemia, paraplegia and paraparesis continue… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP) is characterized by progressive weakness and spasticity of the lower limbs, caused by the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Lumbar nerve root blocks and epidural steroid injections are frequently employed in the management of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Autosomal dominant hereditary spastic paraplegia (AD-HSP) is a genetically heterogeneous neurodegenerative disorder characterized… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The ®rst edition of the International Standards for Neurological and Functional Classi®cation of Spinal Cord Injury, ie neural… (More)
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Six hundred and twelve patients with closed spinal injuries are described. The incidence of various types of fracture and… (More)
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