Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine: Consumer Guides

This site was recommended by a female SCI professional. It is an invaluable resource for anyone with any level of SCI including the newly injured, their family and caregivers.

The center of the page features free books and / or on-line downloads(PDF’s) of the consumer versions of professional clinical practice guidelines from the Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine. Some topics addressed are Sexuality and Reproductive Health, Autonomic Dysreflexia, Depression, Pressure Ulcers and numerous others. On the left side of the page you can choose to order these publications in Spanish.

The site is limited to these publications.

Professional consumer guides are also available from the PVA .

SCI Team Review

The Team Says

Free on-line downloads of the consumer versions of the professional clinical practice guidelines from the Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine.

Pros

Invaluable resources for anyone with SCI, their family and caregivers.

Cons

Limited topics.

Level of Injury

All levels

Is it good for the newly injured?

Yes

Recommended Features and Links

Professional versions of these guidelines are available here: http://www.pva.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pubs_main#CPG Consumer guides are also available through this link: http://www.pva.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pubs_main#CG

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