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SwiSCI - Health condition

Biomedical aspects

In the SwiSCI study, one of the aims is assessment of prevalence of comorbidities, associated injuries and health conditions in persons with SCI.

A second aim of SwiSCI is studying cause specific morbidity, crude death rate and cause specific morbidity. 

A third aim is getting more insight of the direct and indirect association of health conditions, body structures and body functions with functioning and quality of life (QOL).

Health conditions in people with spinal cord injury: Contemporary evidence from a population-based community survey in Switzerland.

Brinkhof MWG, Al-Khodairy A, Eriks-Hoogland I, Fekete C, Hinrichs T, Hund-Georgiadis M, Meier S, Scheel-Sailer A, Schubert M, Reinhardt JD: Health conditions in people with spinal cord injury: Contemporary evidence from a population-based community survey in Switzerland, Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2016 Feb;48(2):197-209. doi: 10.2340/16501977-2039.

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