Orthostatic hypotension in spinal cord injury

Short Title:
Orthostatic hypotension in spinal cord injury
Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J35399.
Journal:
Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1998, vol. 4, issue 1, pp 73-80
Publication Website:
Abstract:
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.
Author(s):
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.