A new assistive device for intermittent self-catheterization in men with tetraplegia

Short Title:
A new assistive device for intermittent self-catheterization in men with tetraplegia
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J46243.
Journal:
Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2003, vol. 26, issue 2, pp 155-158
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Article describes study conducted to determine whether a new assistive device would allow individuals with tetraplegia, who were previously unable to perform self-catheterization, to perform CIC. With the aid of the device, all 9 participants were able to perform all aspects of CIC independently within 5 minutes on their first try.
Author(s):
Adler, Uri S.; Kirshblum, Steven
Author Address(es):

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