Parathyroid hormone suppression in spinal cord injury patients is associated with the degree of neurologic impairment and not the level of injury

Short Title:
Parathyroid hormone suppression in spinal cord injury patients is associated with the degree of neurologic impairment and not the level of injury
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J33718.
Journal:
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1997, vol. 78, issue 7, pp 692-696
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Using a retrospective analysis of clinical and biochemical data obtained from hospital records, argues that suppression of the parathyroid-vitamin D axis after spinal cord injury (SCI) is associated with the degree of neurologic impairment and not level of injury.
Author(s):
Mechanick, J. I.; Pomerantz, F.; Flanagan, S.; Stein, A.; Gordon, W. A.; Ragnarsson, K. T.
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