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Research Studies

This section builds to provide a complete history of studies to investigate or mitigate cardiovascular disease and musculoskeletal health in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). The studies are listed chronologicallty the most current first. Once a study has been completed, the authors, title, publishing journal, and brief abstract of the studies findings will be presented in the Scientifc Articles section.

2015: VA Palo Alto Health Care System, California, USA


Researchers at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System are looking for volunteers to participate in a VA funded study about changes in bone health following spinal cord injury. All participants will receive four bone density scans over a 9-month period. Some participants will also take part in a rowing exercise program 3 times per week for 9 months which will use functional electrical stimulation of the legs muscle to perform the rowing action.



For more information contact Becky Lambach:

Landline: (650) 493-5000, 1, 1, 69411

Email address: rebecca.lambach@va.gov


Or click on PAVIR website for more imformation