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Spinal Cord Injury

Treatment of Autonomic Dysreflexia for adults & adolescents with spinal cord injuries (2014)

The NSW State Spinal Cord Injury Service

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iCAHE checklist score: 7/14 see score sheet

 

Bladder Health and Function Following Spinal Cord Injury (2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Heterotopic Ossification Following Spinal Cord Injury (2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Bone Health (2014 update of 2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Housing and Attendant Care: cornerstones of community re-integration after SCI (2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Upper Limb Rehabilitation Following Spinal Cord Injury (2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Bowel Dysfunction and Management (2014 update of 2009 guidelines)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Lower limb (2014)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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 iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Wheeled Mobility and Seating Equipment (2009)

Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Evidence

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Early Acute Management in Adults with Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Practice Guideline for Health-Care Professionals (2008)

Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine; Administrative and financial support provided by Paralyzed Veterans of America

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iCAHE checklist score: 12/14 see score sheet

 

Respiratory Management Following Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Practice Guideline for Health-Care Professionals (2005)

Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine; Administrative and financial support provided by Paralyzed Veterans of America

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iCAHE checklist score: 12/14 see score sheet

 

Acute Management of Autonomic Dysreflexia: Individuals with Spinal Cord Injury Presenting to Health-Care Facilities (2001)

Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine; Administrative and financial support provided by Paralyzed Veterans of America

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 iCAHE checklist score: 10/14 see score sheet

 

Preservation of Upper Limb Function Following Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Practice Guideline for Health-Care Professionals (2005)

Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine; Administrative and financial support provided by Paralyzed Veterans of America

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iCAHE checklist score: 12/14 see score sheet

 

Practice Management Guidelines for Identification of Cervical Spine Injuries Following Trauma: Update From the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Practice Management Guidelines Committee, update on 1998 guidelines (2009)

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)

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iCAHE checklist score: 6/14 see score sheet

 

Chronic spinal cord injury: management of patients in acute hospital settings (2008)

The multidisciplinary Guideline Development Group convened by the British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine, the Multidisciplinary Association of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals and the British Association of Spinal Cord Injury Specialists in association with the Clinical Standards Department of the Royal College of Physicians

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

 

Moving and handling patients with actual or suspected spinal cord injuries (SCI) (2008)

The Spinal Cord Injury Centres of the United Kingdom and Ireland

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iCAHE checklist score: 6/14 see score sheet

 

Guidelines for the Management of Neuropathic Pain in Adults following Spinal Cord Injury (2008)

The Multidisciplinary Association of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals

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iCAHE checklist score: 3/14 see score sheet

 

Management of the older person with a new spinal cord injury (2010)

The Multidisciplinary Association of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals (MASCIP)

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iCAHE checklist score: 6/14 see score sheet

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Traumatic Brain Injury

Care of the Patient with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (2011)

American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) and Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN)

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iCAHE checklist score: 8/14 see score sheet

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Surgical management of Traumatic Brain Injury

Surgical Management of Acute Epidural Hematomas (2006)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet


Surgical Management of Acute Subdural Hematomas (2006)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet


Surgical Management of Traumatic Parenchymal Lesions (2006)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet


Surgical Management of Posterior Fossa Mass Lesions (2006)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet


Surgical Management of Depressed Cranial Fractures (2006)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons

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iCAHE checklist score: 9/14 see score sheet

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