Research

Research Intelligent Spine Interface Study Updates

As of 1/1/2021, enrollment for this study is on hold until COVID restrictions are lifted. The criteria for eligibility includes the following:
  • Adults between the ages of 18 and 65 years old
  • Complete or Incomplete SCI with AIS grade of A or B between the levels of C7/T1 and T10 (level and degree of injury based on the international standards for neurological classification of SCI (ISNCSCI))
  • Focal area of SCI due to trauma
  • SCI date of injury > 1 year prior to enrollment
  • Completed prior SCI rehabilitation program
  • Ability to use both upper extremities to ambulate with a wheelchair or crutches
  • Distance between the conus medullaris and site of injury must be > 4 cm
  • The ability to participate in intensive physical therapy and research > 4 hours per day for 2 weeks

 

Updated 01/19/2021