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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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The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine Special Supplement

Read about the latest innovations in spinal cord injury care in Canada in this special supplement published in the Journal of Spinal…
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International SCI Biobank Launches New Website

The International Spinal Cord Injury Biobank (ISCIB) is an initiative led by Dr. Brian Kwon, Canada Research Chair in Spinal Cord Injury…
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Heartfelt Congratulations to the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research on their 20th Anniversary

For over 15 years, Praxis has been collaborating with the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR). This partnership has enabled spinal…
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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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Models of Care Delivery from Rehabilitation to Community for Spinal Cord Injury: A Scoping Review

In this article read about about Traumatic cauda equina injury (TCEI) published by the RHSCIR network focusing on. Researchers describe the diagnosis…
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Factors Associated with Recovery in Motor Strength, Walking Ability, and Bowel and Bladder Function after Traumatic Cauda Equina Injury

In this article read about about Traumatic cauda equina injury (TCEI) published by the RHSCIR network focusing on. Researchers describe the diagnosis…
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Praxis announces abstracts at ISCoS 2021

Praxis is pleased to participate in this year’s conference, sharing the latest research from the Institute and our research partners across Canada.
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Praxis announces its latest grant recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of the ABT and network development grants! These projects are expected to provide meaningful contributions to the SCI…
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Methodology Matters: Designing a Pilot Study Guided by Indigenous Epistemologies

This article shares models developed to bridge Indigenous epistemologies with Western qualitative and quantitative research methods and demonstrates how they can be…
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Traumatic Spinal Cord Injuries Among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Populations of Saskatchewan: A Prospective Outcomes Study

It has been shown that Aboriginal people experience a higher rate of traumatic spinal cord injuries and traumatic injuries in general. The…
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Pediatric SCI Report

To improve our understanding and to identify priority knowledge gaps, Praxis undertook a first-of-its-kind look at the Canadian landscape with interviews and…
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