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for spinal cord injury


Spinal cord injuries cause muscle paralysis and loss of sensation, affect between 12 and 18 people per million each year in Australia. The most common causes of spinal cord injuries are motor vehicle accidents and falls. There is currently no cure for a spinal cord injury, although outcomes can be greatly improved with comprehensive rehabilitation.


What happens when your spinal cord is injured?

How do I know if I require physiotherapy or other medical attention?

What will my life be like after surgery?

How can physiotherapy help me in my rehabilitation?

How effective is physiotherapy for my recovery and rehabilitation?

What can I do at home after a spinal cord injury?

How long until I’ll notice a difference?

Where can my family go for support?