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UofL research helps spinal cord injury patients take steps

Two research participants living with traumatic, motor complete spinal cord injury are able to walk over ground thanks to epidural stimulation paired with daily...

Spinal cord patient experiences improvements from UofL’s epidural stimulation training Research...

For the first time since 2009, Stefanie Putnam is able to prepare – and eat – meals for herself, put the vest on her...

UofL research: Epidural stimulation shown to normalize blood pressure following spinal...

Patients with severe spinal cord injury often experience chronically low blood pressure that negatively affects their health, their quality of life and their ability...

UofL researchers report activity-based training improves urinary function after spinal cord...

Activity-based training has resulted in unexpected benefits for individuals with severe spinal cord injury. Researchers in the Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center at the...

Individual with complete spinal cord injury regains voluntary motor function Extended...

Andrew Meas, a research participant at the University of Louisville with a complete spinal cord injury, who had lost motor function below the level...