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Volume 54, Issue 12 (December 2016)

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Editor's Page


Weight management after spinal cord injury

J J Wyndaele

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1059; 10.1038/sc.2016.171

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Vitamin D and spinal cord injury: should we care?

J Lamarche and G Mailhot

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1060-1075; advance online publication, September 20, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.131

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Abnormal feeding behaviour in spinalised rats is mediated by hypothalamus: Restorative effect of exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic field

S Ambalayam, S Jain and R Mathur

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1076-1087; advance online publication, May 10, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.32

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Chondroitinase administration and pcDNA3.1-BDNF-BMSC transplantation promote motor functional recovery associated with NGF expression in spinal cord-transected rat

L-L Xiong, Y Li, F-F Shang, S-W Chen, H Chen, S-M Ju, Y Zou, H-L Tian, T-H Wang, C-Z Luo and X-Y Wang

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1088-1095; advance online publication, June 28, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.55

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A non-invasive method to produce pressure ulcers of varying severity in a spinal cord-injured rat model

A K Ahmed, C R Goodwin, R Sarabia-Estrada, F Lay, A M Ansari, C Steenbergen, C Pang, R Cohen, L J Born, A E Matsangos, C Ng, G P Marti, N Abu-Bonsrah, N A Phillips, I Suk, D M Sciubba and J W Harmon

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1096-1104; advance online publication, June 21, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.61

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Reliability of the International Spinal Cord Injury Musculoskeletal Basic Data Set

C B Baunsgaard, H S Chhabra, L A Harvey, G Savic, S A Sisto, F Qureshi, G Sachdev, M Saif, R Sharawat, J Yeomans and F Biering-Sørensen

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1105-1113; advance online publication, May 3, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.42

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An integrative review of standardized clinical evaluation tool utilization in anticholinergic drug trials for neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction OPEN

L Stothers, B Tsang, M Nigro, D Lazare and A Macnab

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1114-1120; advance online publication, May 31, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.63

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Is intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring valuable predicting postoperative neurological recovery?

Y J Rho, S C Rhim and J K Kang

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1121-1126; advance online publication, May 10, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.65

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Risk factors for poor outcome of surgery for cervical spondylotic myelopathy

J T Zhang, L F Wang, S Wang, J Li and Y Shen

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1127-1131; advance online publication, May 3, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.64

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Anorectal biofeedback for neurogenic bowel dysfunction in incomplete spinal cord injury

Y Mazor, M Jones, A Andrews, J E Kellow and A Malcolm

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1132-1138; advance online publication, May 17, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.67

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Electroacupuncture at Zusanli (ST36) ameliorates colonic neuronal nitric oxide synthase upregulation in rats with neurogenic bowel dysfunction following spinal cord injury

J Guo, Y Zhu, Y Yang, X Wang, B Chen, W Zhang, B Xie, Z Zhu, Y Yue and J Cheng

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1139-1144; advance online publication, July 5, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.76

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Predicting task performance from upper extremity impairment measures after cervical spinal cord injury

J Zariffa, A Curt, M C Verrier, M G Fehlings, S Kalsi-Ryan and GRASSP Cross-Sectional Study Team and Ontario GRASSP Longitudinal Study Team

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1145-1151; advance online publication, May 31, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.77

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Physiological responses between players with and without spinal cord injury in wheelchair basketball small-sided games

A Iturricastillo, J Yanci, A Los Arcos and C Granados

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1152-1157; advance online publication, July 12, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.43

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Perceived functional impairment and spirituality/religiosity as predictors of depression in a Sri Lankan spinal cord injury patient population

S Xue, S Arya, A Embuldeniya, H Narammalage, T da Silva, S Williams and A Ravindran

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1158-1163; advance online publication, May 3, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.56

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Spinal cord and spine trauma in a large teaching hospital in Ghana

M K Ametefe, P E Bankah, K P Yankey, H Akoto, D Janney and T K Dakurah

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1164-1168; advance online publication, May 3, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.57

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Chronic effects of simultaneous electromyostimulation and vibration on leg blood flow in spinal cord injury

H Menéndez, C Ferrero, J Martín-Hernández, A Figueroa, P J Marín and A J Herrero

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1169-1175; advance online publication, May 3, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.60

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Documentation of weight management practices for individuals with spinal cord injuries and disorders

S M Locatelli and S L LaVela

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1176-1182; advance online publication, May 10, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.59

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The Pediatric Measure of Participation (PMoP) short forms

M J Mulcahey, M D Slavin, P Ni, L C Vogel, C C Thielen, W J Coster and A M Jette

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1183-1187; advance online publication, May 17, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.68

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Adapted sport effect on postural control after spinal cord injury

P E Magnani, N R Marques, A C Junior and D C C de Abreu

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1188-1196; advance online publication, May 31, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.73

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Differences in health, participation and life satisfaction outcomes in adults following paediatric- versus adult-sustained spinal cord injury

J K Ma, M W M Post, J W Gorter and K A Martin Ginis The SHAPE-SCI Research Group

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1197-1202; advance online publication, September 20, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.45

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Recommendations for spinal rehabilitation professionals regarding sexual education needs and preferences of people with spinal cord dysfunction: a mixed-methods study

P W New, M Seddon, C Redpath, K E Currie and N Warren

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1203-1209; advance online publication, May 10, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.62

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Evidence of a new pattern of ejaculation in men with spinal cord injury: ejaculation dyssynergia and implications for fertility

J-M Soler, J G Previnaire and R Mieusset

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1210-1214; advance online publication, June 21, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.78

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Spinal cord injury and Parkinson’s disease: a population-based, propensity score-matched, longitudinal follow-up study

T-S Yeh, Y-P Huang, H-I Wang and S-L Pan

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1215-1219; advance online publication, May 31, 2016; 10.1038/sc.2016.74

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Differences in health, participation and life satisfaction outcomes in adults following paediatric- versus adult-sustained spinal cord injury

J K Ma, M W M Post, J W Gorter and K A Martin Ginis The SHAPE-SCI Research Group

Spinal Cord 2016 54: 1220; 10.1038/sc.2016.158

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