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Mental Health Week 2022

Mental Health Week 2022 #GetReal - focusing on exercise as a tool for supporting mental health and wellness following SCI
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All Over the MAP: Describing Pressure Variability in Acute Spinal Cord Injury

This study examines the feasibility of meeting the current clinical guidelines for the hemodynamic management of acute spinal cord injury (SCI).
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John Chernesky, Consumer Engagement Program Manager

Spinal Cord Stimulation: Lived Experience Perspective

Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) is a therapeutic approach used within the research setting with considerable evidence to address the sensory, motor, and…
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Using Activity-based Therapy for Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury or Disease: Interviews with Physical and Occupational Therapists in Rehabilitation Hospitals

This study aims to understand if and how physical therapists (PTs) and occupational therapists (OTs) use activity-based therapy (ABT) and its associated…
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Integrated People-Centred Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program up for Public Review

Everyone is welcome to review and comment on the draft CAN/HSO S3402:2022 (E) Integrated People-Centred Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Program standard before…
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Spinal Cord Stimulation Research in the Restoration of Function for Individuals With SCI: A Scoping Review

This article seeks to describe the status of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) research for the improvement of motor, sensory and autonomic function…
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Adam Velenosi, International SCI Biobank Program Manager

Dr. Albin T. Jousse Lecture: Adam Velenosi presents on the International SCI Biobank

As part of the distinguished Dr. Albin T. Jousse Lecture Series, Adam Velenosi provides an overview of the International Spinal Cord Injury…
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Implementation of the spinal cord injury exercise guidelines in the hospital and community settings: Protocol for a type II hybrid trial

This article seeks to define a taxonomy for standardized documentation of non-SCI-related conditions in the International Standards for Neurological Classification of SCI…
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A Taxonomy for Consistent Handling of Conditions Not Related to SCI in ISNCSCI

This article seeks to define a taxonomy for standardized documentation of non-SCI-related conditions in the International Standards for Neurological Classification of SCI…
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Vanessa Noonan, Director of Research & Best Practice Implementation

Dr. Vanessa Noonan Part of Team Leading $24 Million Project to Treat Spinal Cord Injury

“Praxis is thrilled to be part of this international team developing a new way to treat spinal cord injury, which hopefully can…
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Read Publications on Canadian Spinal Cord Injury Practice (Can-SCIP) Guidelines

The following publications co-authored by Praxis researchers Dr. Vanessa Noonan and Dr. Christiana Cheng, published in the Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine, highlight…
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Development of a Machine Learning Algorithm

Current prognostic tools such as the Injury Severity Score (ISS) that predict mortality following trauma do not adequately consider the unique characteristics…
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