1703, 2015

How is a spinal cord injury defined?

The spinal cord is one of the most important – and in many ways, delicate – parts of the body. It is responsible for carrying information between the brain and the nervous system. The spinal cord consists of 13 segments. An injury at any point along the system can be catastrophic and may result in long-term complications and severe impairment. This includes total paralysis and partial paralysis. Below is information [...]