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Living with Spinal Cord Injury

by Adrian Cristian

  • 133 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Demos Medical Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Medicine,
  • Physical Impairments,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Central Nervous System Physiology,
  • Diseases Of Cranial And Spinal Nerves,
  • Spinal cord,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Patients,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Health & Fitness / Diseases / Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • Rehabilitation,
  • Wounds and injuries,
  • Diseases - Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • Popular Works,
  • Spinal Cord Injuries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9407421M
    ISBN 10193260300X
    ISBN 109781932603002
    OCLC/WorldCa55797755

    Approximately, , people in the United States have spinal cord injuries (SCI), and s new injuries occur annually. Most new victims are between 18 and 30 years old.   Somebody just asked me about books on spinal cord injury that they can read. Most of the time, I read the scientific articles that are being published in journals concerning spinal cord injury and various other fields that pertain to spinal cord injury. Unfortunately, there are no well-written and scientifically accurate books about the cure of spinal cord injury.

    A teenager diving into a shallow lake, a young mother in a car accident on her way to work, a collapse of a workman’s scaffolding, an elderly woman falling down a flight of stairs—spinal cord injuries can happen to anyone at any time. Going from daily routine to a life-changing spinal cord injury can put independent living in jeopardy and totally reconfigure the realities of daily life. Managing Spinal Cord Injury begins with "spinal cord injury ," unraveling the complexities of our nervous system and explaining how spinal cord injury affects physical functioning. It then examines the impact of injury on the emotional and social lives of affected people-and provides the tools they need to adapt and flourish.

      A group of recent spinal cord injured persons visited Shake a Leg Miami to experience the wonders of sailing as part of their rehabilitation. The subject of the interview, Claes Hultling who travels from Stockholm with groups like these every year, reflects on the program: it’s profound effect, their partnership with Shake-A-Leg, and the movement of non-conventional . The Spinal Cord Injury Pain Book is unique in providing the latest information on how pain works as well as addressing the specific pain challenges for people with spinal cord injury. Its practical 'toolbox' offers the best possible answers to pain ranging from medication and new technology through to skills such as exercise, distraction.


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Fully updated and revised, the second edition of Spinal Cord Injury is the definitive guide for people with SCI and their families. Combining first-person accounts with up-to-date medical information, the book addresses all aspects of spinal cord injury―recovery and coping, sex and family matters, transportation and housing, employment and leisure―and reviews the 4/4(8).

This book is an excellent resource for general public and professionals who are interested in the theme of spinal cord injury (SCI). It uses clear language and also good humor. All to help you understand the important basics of SCI and also to help you survive to SCI/5(8).

Highly respected experts in spinal cord injury rehabilitation, editors Sue Ann Sisto, Erica Druin, and Martha Sliwinski, provide authoritative guidance on the foundations and principles of practice for spinal cord injury.

Fully updated and revised, the second edition of Spinal Cord Injury is the definitive guide for people with SCI and their families. Combining first-person accounts with up-to-date medical information, the book addresses all aspects of spinal cord injury—recovery and coping, sex and family matters, transportation and housing, employment and leisure—and reviews the.

sustain spinal cord injuries. The number of people living with spinal cord injury in the United States is thought to be roughly(National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, ). This book is designed to help answer some common questions, as well as provide insight and encouragement from people who have experienced spinal cord injury.

Spinal Cord Injury Books. Below are you will find inspirational and resource books and other publications pertaining to spinal cord injuries. Most of the books are affiliated with, and can be purchased at make great caregiver references or gifts.

Written by some of Australia’s most experienced spinal cord injury pain experts—Philip Siddall, Rebecca McCabe, Robin Murray, Kathryn Nicholson Perry and Lyndall Katte—it also includes the personal stories and reflections of people living with spinal cord injury pain.

The Spinal Cord Injury Pain Book is a follow-up to The Pain Book by the. The Mayo Clinic Guide to Living with a Spinal Cord Injury addresses that need. With all the information written, Traumatic spinal cord injuries have become increasingly common, with nearly a quarter of a million Americans dealing with the condition and /5(8).

At leastAmericans are living with spinal cord injuries, with betw new cases each year. If you've recently experienced a spinal cord injury, you may be overwhelmed by the dizzying array of information your doctors, loved ones, and other caregivers have offered tely, what you really want to know is what your life is going to be like.

The Spinal Cord Injury Pain Book is unique in providing the latest information on how pain works as well as addressing the specific pain challenges for people with spinal cord injury. Its practical ‘toolbox’ offers the best possible answers to pain ranging from medication and new technology through to skills such as exercise, distraction 4/5(1).

spinal cord injury (si) A Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is a catastrophic, life-changing event that results in an impairment in a person’s sensory, motor, and autonomic function. Individuals experience diminished physical capacities and face lifelong challenges such as pain, fatigue, depression, and anxiety, all of which influence their ability to.

"A comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by both the newly injured and those who have longer experience in coping with the multitude of changes that occur following a spinal cord injury."--Maureen DavisMSN CRRN, Rehabilitation Nursing, "This book has the potential for significantly improving the quality of life of patients with spinal cord injury."--Elana FaracePhD.

Spinal cord injury (SCI) involves damage to the nerves within the bony protection of the spinal canal. The most common cause of SCI is trauma, although damage can occur from various diseases acquired at birth or later in life, from tumors, electric shock, poisoning or loss of oxygen related to surgical or underwater mishaps.

Fully updated and revised, the second edition of Spinal Cord Injury is the definitive guide for people with SCI and their families. Combining first-person accounts with up-to-date medical information, the book addresses all aspects of spinal cord injury―recovery and coping, sex and family matters, transportation and housing, employment and leisure―and reviews the /5(4).

Brain and Spinal Cord Injury: Anatomy, Careers, and Injury Prevention Student Workbook Dear Students, You are about to embark on a fascinating and sometimes emotional journey to learn about what life is like for young people and their families after they have a brain or spinal cord injury.

Every. Mayo Clinic: Guide to Living With a Spinal Cord Injury conveys knowledge in an organized, easy to read guidebook so individuals, families and significant others can be prepared for “moving ahead with your life.” From an unforeseen injury to a personal accomplishment in living the life you have, the Mayo Clinic offers an excellent resource for travelling this journey to one's full Author: Sigmund Hough.

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Get this from a library. Spinal cord injury: a guide for living. [Sara Palmer; Kay Harris Kriegsman; Jeffrey B Palmer] -- The authors created this self-help guide for those who have suffered a spinal cord injury because "Our experience tells us that recovery and successful living after injury go more smoothly when.

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Available for both adults and kids. > SCI Research Don't Call It A Miracle: The Movement To Cure Spinal Cord Injury by Kate Willette covers research basics.

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"The book reviews the challenges that may be encountered by people with SCI throughout their lives, addressing all aspects of spinal cord injury, from psychological, sexual, and social matters to.

2. Medical Management and Complications of Spinal Cord Injury 3. Nursing Care and Education for Patients with Spinal Cord Injury 4. Respiratory Treatment and Equipment 5.

Psychological Adjustments to Spinal Cord Injury 6. Evaluation 7. Intervention Principles and Position Changes 8. Transfer Techniques 9. Activities of Daily Living   Fully updated and revised, the second edition of Spinal Cord Injury is the definitive guide for people with SCI and their families.

Combining first-person accounts with up-to-date medical information, the book addresses all aspects of spinal cord injury—recovery and coping, sex and family matters, transportation and housing, employment and leisure—and reviews the .