Facts About SCI
A Spinal Cord Injury is as an impairment of the spinal cord that leads to multiple physical challenges / disabilities.
Spinal Cord Impairment refers to abnormality in one or more of the following body functions - sensory, motor, bladder-bowel, respiratory, sexual, hemodynamic stability and temperature control.
The degree of abnormality could range from mild reduction to complete absence of functions, depending on the severity of impairment.
Spinal Cord Impairment may be due to any cause, including, but not limited to, traumatic injury or non-traumatic causes.
Facts about Spinal Cord Injury