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    Neurobio Feedback

    Thank you, Dr. Wise, for your reply. My son can move his left toes and has trace movement in his thumbs, but nothing functional. He has learned to cope with hand brace and a pencil! Would be...
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    Neurobio Feedback Brucker Method

    What are your thoughts on the Brucker Method of neurobio feedback for a C5-6 incomplete injury, 11 years post? Heard about a clinic in Michigan run by Grethen Morse, DMA (not sure what that stands...
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    tendonTransfer

    The recommendation has come from a physical therapist who knows other quads who have had it. Have talked with one person who had it, but his level was lower, c6. Don't want implants if possible. ...
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    Tendon Transfer: Indiana

    Looking for a recommendation on tendon tranfers for c4 spinal cord injury. What are the drawbacks and the benefits? What level of function can be expected? Who does the surgery in Indiana?
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    wanting to buy an adjustable table

    I am looking for a padded adjustable exercise table for working with FES, core strength, and upper body exercises. Does anyone have plans for building one or know where to buy a used one?
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    What meds are they talking about? Clonidine? If...

    What meds are they talking about? Clonidine? If they are already widely used and FDA approved, what could be the hold up on starting clinical trials? Any thoughts form anybody? Thanks.
  7. Thread: Geron trials?

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    Geron trials?

    Last I heard, Geron was going to begin human trials with embryonic stem cells in June. Are they still on track? What details need to be in place for the trials to begin? Also, any news from Dr....
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    I'm in. Where and how? This thing is so close. ...

    I'm in. Where and how? This thing is so close. Let's get it done.
  9. Thread: Portable ramps

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    Portable ramps

    I'm looking for a portable ramp that will fit behind the backseat of a Honda Odyssey minivan. Not for use to get into the van, just to go up 2-3 steps. Must be able to hold a power w/c and a 200...
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    swimming with super pubic tube

    Can a person with a super pubic tube use a pool. I heard Dr. Young say that swimming is the best way to help paralyzed muscles stay strong.
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    Thank you. Your explanation helps us to...

    Thank you. Your explanation helps us to understand the stakes involved.
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    Since everything we read implies the combination...

    Since everything we read implies the combination "cure" will be years away, we are looking at finding the most effective way to restore: (1)hand/finger (even just a thumb and forefinger pinch),...
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    We were advised about tendon transfers when my...

    We were advised about tendon transfers when my son was injured eight years ago. He wasn't interested then b/c of the additional surgeries and recovery time as well as the "attachments" that go along...
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    I emailed Dr. Christine Schmidt at the U. of...

    I emailed Dr. Christine Schmidt at the U. of Texas on 8/27/08 asking about her work in this area and am waiting to hear from her. Does anyone know about her work?
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    Other than Shaocheng Zhang in China, does anyone...

    Other than Shaocheng Zhang in China, does anyone know if this surgery is done in America, or at least somewhere closer? Dr. Young, any thoughts on this question?
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    Peripheral Nerve Bridge Questions

    Is it possible to have more than one bridge to restore functions? For instance, a C5-6 wanting triceps, hands, and bowel/bladder functions restored. Does anyone in the US do this kind of surgery? ...
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    Kessler broadcast

    I saw it and found it very interesting. Does anyone know how his follow up research is going and why his paper was not accepted for peer review? The show gave me a glimpse into how laborious this...
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    FDA link not working???

    I have asked several friends to use the link given to contact the FDA and they have reported that they get a message from the FDA site that says Page Not Found. Any suggestions? I was able to get...
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    Comments to FDA

    I just sent a plea to the FDA to look favorably upon hesc trials. I hope everyone on this forum will do the same and will ask their friends and relatives to comment as well.
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    I plan to give a small amount ($20-$30) monthly...

    I plan to give a small amount ($20-$30) monthly to Dr. Davies research and to request that friends and family make donations to him in lieu of Christmas gifts to me. Although I would love to support...
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    How exactly does one make a contribution?

    How exactly does one make a contribution?
  22. Thread: Advice on lifts

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    Advice on lifts

    I am looking for advice on the easiest and safest portable lift to use for a 175 pound male quadriplegic. He cannot assist with transfers. I am a 56 year old 110 pound female. Thanks.
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    Sticky: Wise, Given the sorry state of funding,...

    Wise,

    Given the sorry state of funding, research, and clinical trials in the U.S., the timeline for anything truly helpful to become available here is devastating. Should we be looking overseas? ...
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    Do you know of any cervical injuries who have...

    Do you know of any cervical injuries who have been treated successfully at this center?
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    What is his level of injury? Age? His prognosis...

    What is his level of injury? Age? His prognosis sounds very encouraging. I'm so happy for both of you.
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