Orthostatic hypotension in spinal cord injury

Short Title:
Orthostatic hypotension in spinal cord injury
Model System:
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1998, vol. 4, issue 1, pp 73-80
Publication Website:
Article on orthostatic hypotension (symptomatic low blood pressure upon standing) in persons with spinal cord injury (SCI). The article first describes the treatment of a patient with orthostatic hypotension after SCI, then discusses aspects of the condition in the context of a review of the relevant medical literature. Aspects discussed include neurophysiology, blood pressure management with positional changes, blood pressure management after SCI, and treatment of orthostatic hypotension.
Nobunaga, A. I.
Author Address(es):

Some items may be available for document delivery from the National Rehabilitation Information Center. Make a note of the title and any accession number and contact NARIC at 800-346-2742 to request a copy. There is a charge for document delivery from the NARIC collection.