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Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Surveillance—United States, 1987

JAMA. 1988;259(21):3108. doi:10.1001/jama.1988.03720210012007.
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Kraus JF.  Epidemiological aspects of acute spinal cord injury: a review of incidence, prevalence, causes, and outcome.  In: Becker DP, Povlishock JT, eds. Central nervous system trauma status report—1985 . Bethesda, Maryland: National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, 1985:313-22.
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NSCIA is a private, nonprofit national health agency that serves as a resource and clearinghouse for information on SCIs, including rehabilitation.
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