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Title: A retrospective case series of pediatric spinal cord injury and disease in Victoria, Australia.
Epworth Authors: New, Peter
Other Authors: Galvin, Jane
Scheinberg, Adam
Keywords: Spinal Cord Diseases
Victoria, Australia
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Disorders
Epworth-Monash Rehabilitation Medicine Unit, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Issue Date: Jun-2013
Citation: Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Jun 15;38(14):E878-82.
Abstract: Objective. This study aimed to describe the incidence and etiology of pediatric spinal cord disorders (SCD) at The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH). Summary of Background Data. Spinal cord disorders is rare in children, but those who sustain SCD typically require significant ongoing resources to optimize long-term outcomes. The incidence of pediatric SCD has been reported in Europe, North America, and South America; however, no previous reports are available for Australia.
DOI: doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318294e839.
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ISSN: 1528-1159
Journal Title: Spine
Type: Journal Article
Affiliated Organisations: Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service, The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Epworth-Monash Rehabilitation Unit, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
School of Occupational Therapy, Latrobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia.
Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Spinal Rehabilitation Unit, Caulfield Hospital, Alfred Health, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Type of Clinical Study or Trial: Case Series and Case Reports
Appears in Collections:Neurosciences

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