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Spinal Cord Injury Model System Knowledge Translation Center

The Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is a national center that helps facilitate the knowledge translation process to make research meaningful to those with Spinal Cord Injuries. They developed resources for people with and their supporters, including patient-focused Fact Sheets, slideshows, videos, and research reviews.

Spasticity and SCI

Factsheet on spasticity and spinal Cord Injury

Skincare Series Causes and Risks

Factsheet on causes and risks of pressure Sores

Skincare Series Recognizing and Treating

Factsheet on Recognizing and Treating Pressure Sores

Pain after SCI

Factsheet on types, treatment and prevention on pain after spinal cord injury

Adaptive Sports after SCI

Factsheet with list of Adaptive Sports and Recreation Resources

Employment after SCI

Factsheet of employment after spinal cord injury

Safe Transfer Techniques

Factsheet on safe transfer rules and techniques for people with spinal cord injuries

Depression and SCI

Factsheet on causes and treatments for depression after spinal cord injuries

Exercise and Fitness After Spinal Cord Injury

Exercise and Fitness after Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) consists of a suite of resources to help people understand the importance of exercise and remaining fit after SCI.

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