Friday, November 17, 2017

Spinal Cord Injury SCI

Find spinal cord injury information and advice listed below in this busy and popular area of Ableize. Every year more than 1,000 people receive a spinal cord injury (SCI) it is thought there are 40,000 people living with SCI in the UK at any one time. Spinal cord injury can occur in many ways.

The degree of paralysis received after a spinal cord injury greatly depends on which part of the spinal cord is injured, spinal injury higher up (closer to the head) can cause more paralysis than those lower down the spinal cord. Find quadriplegic, tetraplegic and paraplegic information and facts along with rehabilitation details and programmes plus information on conditions, injury levels and related facts as well as valuable care information and services by browsing the sites shown below.
 

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  • Undertakes the sale and rental of evac evacuation and transit chairs to assist with safe evacuation from multi storey buildings for the disabled...
  • One of the largest providers of mobility products in the UK. Offers an exciting and comprehensive range of products from mobility scooters, walking...
  • Buy your adjustable bed or riser recliner from the most reputable UK supplier. Willowbrook British made quality adjustable beds and riser recliner...
  • Support the campaign for accessible changing facilities away from home for adults and children that need lifting, making changes to disabled WCs...
  • Sells wide fitting shoes and orthopedic shoes with special orthotic insole inserts. Shoes are extra wide width and large with sizes available up to...
  • Osteopathic approved pain relieving supports and solutions for all back, shoulder, neck, knee, wrist and arm pain with free UK delivery and 30 day...
  • Provides a range of care and support services throughout Northamptonshire for adults with disabilities and older people. Aspiring to provide the...
  • The Online College of Art & Design offer wheelchair users online qualifications in Art & Design. These qualifications are nationally and...
  • Enjoy a canal boat holiday specially equipped for disabled people and their families with wheelchair accessible ramps, hydraulic lifts, hoist...

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Spinal Injury Network

A comprehensive website dedicated to providing facts, research details, guides and information in all areas of spinal injury. Includes a discussion forum and message board.

Andy's Spinal Injury Website

A personal site that highlights the life of a tetraplegic. Offers spinal injury factsheets, research details and a discussion forum.

International Spinal Cord Society

The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS, formerly IMSoP) promotes care, research information, news and much more for adults and children with a spinal cord injury.

Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation

Funder's of research and treatment of paralysis caused by spinal cord injury. Offers news, event details and donation options. London based.

Queen Elizabeth National Spinal Injuries Unit

Provides treatment and diagnostic services in all areas of spinal cord injury throughout Scotland including lifelong care of all adult patients.

Southern Spinal Injuries Trust

Assisting people with spinal injury with specialist equipment or other assistance in the South and South West of England to help improve independence and the quality of life. Includes events details, news and details of available grants.

Spinal Injuries Scotland

National voluntary organisation concerned with new and long-term spinal cord injured people, their relatives and friends, along with those involved in the management, care and rehabilitation of the injury.

Spinal Research

A leading UK charity funding medical research for treatment of paralysis caused by a broken back or neck. Includes FAQ, news and how to donate.

Spinalistips

A website dedicated to providing tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI). Includes self care, eating/drinking, household tasks, mobility, travel and much more.

The International Spinal Injuries & Rehabilitation Centre

Housed at the Royal Buckinghamshire Hospital in Aylesbury, provides patient centred multidisciplinary rehabilitation programmes and expertise to help patients return to maximum independence following illness or spinal injury.

The Spinal Injuries Association

Set up in 1974 in order to support people with spinal cord injury SCI. Includes support details and a freephone advice line along with important information about living with a spinal injury.

Trust PA

A UK charity helping those paralysed by a spinal cord injury and supporting the development of curative treatments. Includes an image gallery, events details and how to help.

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