Welcome to the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems

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The MSKTC works closely with researchers in the 14 Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Model Systems to develop resources for people living with spinal cord injuries and their supporters. These evidence-based materials are available in a variety of platforms such as printable PDF documents, videos, and slideshows.

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Additional SCI Information

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SCI Model Systems
Find and learn more about the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems Centers that are national leaders in SCI research and patient care.


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Quick Review: Effects of Nicotine on Spinal Cord Injury Pain
This study explores the effect of nicotine on pain experienced after Spinal Cord Injury.


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Systematic Review: SCI & Measures of Depression
Depression has been studied extensively among people with spinal cord injury (SCI). However, basic questions persist regarding the reliability and validity of depression measurement in the context of SCI.


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SCI Model Systems Project Database
View our searchable database of current and past research projects at the Spinal Cord Injury Model Systems.