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page on research initiatives that may be of interest to brain and/or
spinal cord injured individuals and their families.
Spinal Cord Injuries and Internet Usage
Dr. Susan Miller of Florida State University
conducted a survey about internet usage and social support and
quality of life in persons with spinal cord injury.
You may email her directly at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her
at 850-645-6584 to have a hard copy of the survey results mailed to you.
Spinal Cord Injury Pain Reduction
Evaluation (pdf 25.69kb)
- Sponsor: Brigham
and Women's Hospital (Translational Pain Research Group) - Evaluation on various
medications to help relieve neuropathic pain as a result of spinal cord injury.
Research (pdf 87.75kb)
- Sponsor: Brigham
and Women's Hospital (Anesthesiology) - 31 week research study to evaluate
investigational drugs as a treatment for specific types of pain as a result of
(pdf 211.99kb/2 pages)
Brain and Spinal Cord Supported Research
For more information contact:
Florida Department of Health
Brain and Spinal Cord
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin C25
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1744
Phone: (850) 245-4045
Toll Free: 1-866-875-5660
Fax: (850) 921-0499
Central Registry Fax: (850) 410-1975
This page was updated on July 24, 2012
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