Community reintegration for persons with spinal cord injury living in rural America

Short Title:
Community reintegration for persons with spinal cord njury living in rural America
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J35663.
Journal:
Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1998, vol. 4, issue 2, pp 28-40
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Article discussing barriers to successful community integration of persons with spinal cord injury (SCI) living in rural areas. Barriers discussed include: transportation; physical and architectural inaccessibility; and health care delivery barriers. Also discusses programs to improve community reintegration for people with SCI, including Telehealth, area health education centers, the Office of Rural Health Policy, the AgrAbility project, and independent living centers in rural areas.
Author(s):
Hagglund, K. J.; Clay, D. L.; Acuff, M.
Author Address(es):

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