How To Stretch Your Hip - Videos
Watch the hip stretching videos below to improve your hip flexibility and relieve tight hip and lower back muscles. Hip stretches are important for the flexibility and range of motion of the hip and lower back muscles. Good hip flexibility allows for the unrestricted and pain free movement of the hip and legs. Sports that benefit from the hip stretches below include: Cycling; Hiking, Backpacking, Mountaineering and Orienteering; Ice hockey and Field hockey; Ice Skating, Roller Skating and…
Adaptive Yoga and Massage for Quadriplegics
This video is an adaptive yoga practice for quadriplegics with spinal cord injury. I do this every morning and it helps tremendously with reducing pain, inc...
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Baclofen pump. Used to prevent muscle spasms internally. >>> See it. Believe it. Do it. Watch thousands of SCI videos at SPINALpedia.com
Press Releases | National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Spinal Cord Injury, Spasms, and Serotonin. >>> See it. Believe it. Do it. Watch thousands of SCI videos at SPINALpedia.com
Spazzing Out - EasyStand Blog
There are many things that make living with a spinal cord injury a challenge, but having muscle spasms, specifically muscle spasms in my legs, is near the top of my list of the most annoying things about this life. Unlike a litany of other SCI related issues that I only really have to deal with …
Living with Paralysis
Today’s Care. Tomorrow’s Cure. The Reeve Foundation's mission is to cure spinal cord injury and improve the quality of life for people living with paralysis.
Spasticity and Spinal Cord Injury
Spasticity and SCI from MSKTC. >>> See it. Believe it. Do it. Watch thousands of SCI videos at SPINALpedia.com
Fitness after Spinal Cord Injury
Person with C6 SCI demonstrates Ergys cycling machine, which can greatly decrease muscle spasms. >>> See it. Believe it. Do it. Watch thousands of SCI videos at SPINALpedia.com
Ascenda, a Stronger Catheter for Medtronic’s Baclofen Synchromed II Pump
Medtronic has announced the upcoming launch of its silicone Ascenda Catheter for use with the company's SynchroMed II programmable baclofen injection
Syringomyelia (sih-ring-go-my-E-lee-uh) is the development of a fluid-filled cyst (syrinx) within your spinal cord. Over time, the cyst can occur, causing increased spasms. >>> See it. Believe it. Do it. Watch thousands of SCI videos at SPINALpedia.com
how could i stop muscle spasms in my legs i have a spinal cord injury at t11 | Answers from Doctors | HealthTap
"how could i stop muscle spasms in my legs. i have a spinal cord injury at t11?" Answered by Dr. Mark Weston: Baclofen: Oral or intrathecal pump hope this helps good on ya.
Recovery of motoneuron and locomotor function after spinal cord injury depends on constitutive activity in 5-HT2C receptors
Spinal cord injury leads to flaccid paralysis resulting from the loss of descending serotonergic modulation. Murray et al. demonstrate that spontaneous recovery of motoneuron excitability is associated with alternative mRNA editing and increased expression of constitutively active 5HT2C serotonin receptors. Activation of these receptors leads to large persistent calcium currents, sustained muscle contractions and restoration of locomotion. However, in the absence of descending modulation…
Chronic Problems of SCI
The ChinaSCINet is the largest spinal cord injury clinical trial network in the world, comprising more than 20 leading spinal cord injury centers in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. It has been established to develop and test the most promising therapies for spinal cord injury and aims at accelerating movement of therapies from laboratory to clinic. 「中國脊髓損傷研究協作組」是全球最大的脊髓損傷臨床試驗網絡，由二十多家在中國大陸、香港及台灣具領導地位的脊髓損傷中心組成。協作組成立的目的是發展及測試脊髓損傷的有效治療方法，務求促進實驗室研究成果推向臨床治療應用。