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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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We investigated the bladder drainage method among 117 acute spinal cord injury patients; 88 of them were using clean intermittent catheterization (CIC), 17 patients were using an indwelling Foley catheter, and 12 patients had catheter-free voiding function.
Cardiovascular abnormalities accompanying acute spinal cord injury in humans: Incidence, time course and severity.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Acute Spinal Cord Injury.
Acute Spinal Cord Injury Unit, Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town
This could be the first step in identifying a new treatment option to improve the overall recovery of individuals with acute spinal cord injury.
All cervical SCI patients managed in the acute spinal cord injury unit at Groote Schuur Hospital over a 12-month period were included.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Acute Spinal Cord Injury - Pipeline Review, H1 2012', provides an overview of the Acute Spinal Cord Injury therapeutic pipeline.
Moves from Geron Corporation to Lead Human Studies in Biomaterial Scaffold for Acute Spinal Cord Injury
Additionally we anticipate approval for a trial in acute spinal cord injury in South Korea using the NSI-566 cells later this year.
We remain on target to begin a 10-patient pilot study in acute spinal cord injury in 2012.
The Cethrin clinical trial was an open-label Phase I/IIa trial undertaken to assess the safety, tolerability, and neurological status of acute spinal cord injury patients treated with escalating doses of Cethrin.
The technology tested was a biomaterial scaffold implant without drugs or cells and is the subject of a proposed 10-patient pilot study in humans in acute spinal cord injury, which the Company hopes to begin next year.

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