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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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However, the recent discovery that a corticosteroid (methylprednisolone) can reduce paralysis following acute spinal cord injury demonstrates that basic research has brought, and will continue to bring, improvements to individuals with nervous system dysfunction.
This study attempted to address the situation by reviewing 101 cervical SCI patients managed at the acute spinal cord injury (ASCI) unit at Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH).
Since the previous review of the legislation in 2005, there has been significant progress in the field of embryonic stem cell research with the commencement of the world's first clinical trial in the United States for acute spinal cord injury and the approval of two further trials for blindness.
This study now demonstrates die potential effectiveness of NSI-566 cells in treating acute spinal cord injury.
Geron will contribute to BAC intellectual property, certain cell lines and other assets, including the Phase 1 clinical trial of hES cell-derived oligodendrocytes in patients with acute spinal cord injury, and Geron's autologous cellular immunotherapy program.
"We have multiple NSI-566 cell therapy clinical trials planned this year, building on our successful ALS Phase I trial, including the upcoming Phase 2 ALS in the U.S.; both chronic and acute spinal cord injury in the U.S.
has provided a 12-month post-implant update for the first study patient in the company's ongoing pilot trial of its investigational Neuro-Spinal Scaffold in patients with complete acute spinal cord injury.
Early versus delayed decompression for traumatic cervical spinal cord injury: results of the Surgical Timing in Acute Spinal Cord Injury Study (STASCIS).
In January 2018, the company announced updated clinical evidence, including improvements in patients with acute spinal cord injury, from its INSPIRE study of the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold.
suggested that methylprednisolone sodium succinate shock therapy could significantly improve the prognosis and neurological function of patients with acute spinal cord injury.23
Pharmacological therapy for acute spinal cord injury. Neurosurgery 2013;72(Suppl 2):93-105.
In January 2018, the company announced updated clinical evidence, including improvements in patients with acute spinal cord injury (SCI), from its INSPIRE study of the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold.

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