ASIA Scale: Assessing Spinal Cord Injuries

The American Spinal Injury Association, also known as ASIA, has a protocol to asses and classify spinal cord injuries extent and severity.   ASIA Impairment scale This protocol is called the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal cord injury (ISNCSCI), but sometimes is referred to as ASIA impairment scale, Read more…

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ASIA Score: Spinal Cord Injury

What is Asia Score?   Spinal cord injuries have been a common problem in society for several centuries. Although most of the time they are caused by car accidents, the spinal cord compromise is always different, so will your symptoms. Nearly 50% of spinal cord injuries occur in people under Read more…

MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF CANNABIS OIL AND MARIJUANA

The medical application of cannabis oil and marijuana went down in the nineteenth century. But with the long-standing therapeutic possessions of cannabis, recent scientific journals are providing experiments of this substance in new fields. Some already known actions. Cannabis oil is used in several symptoms: nausea and vomiting, pain, appetite stimulant, Read more…

Incomplete Paraplegia and Tetraplegia

  quadriplegia and paraplegia siteThe spinal cord is a large collection of nerves that function as an interconnection between our brain and the rest of our body. These nerves are responsible for transmitting important information related to our senses and the various motor responses. When we hurt our spinal cord, Read more…