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The Resource International perspectives on spinal cord injury, editorial committee, Jerome Bickenbach [and 15 others] ; World Health Organization, ISCoS, the International Spinal Cord Society

International perspectives on spinal cord injury, editorial committee, Jerome Bickenbach [and 15 others] ; World Health Organization, ISCoS, the International Spinal Cord Society

Label
International perspectives on spinal cord injury
Title
International perspectives on spinal cord injury
Statement of responsibility
editorial committee, Jerome Bickenbach [and 15 others] ; World Health Organization, ISCoS, the International Spinal Cord Society
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) has costly consequences both for individuals and society. People are left dependent are excluded from school and are less likely to be employed. Worst of all they risk premature death. SCI is both a public health and human rights challenge. With the right policy responses it is possible to live thrive and contribute with SCI anywhere in the world. People with SCI are people with disabilities and they are entitled to the same human rights and respect as all other people with disabilities. Once a person with SCI has had their immediate health needs met social and environ
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CUX
Dewey number
617.482044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.S66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WL 403
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World Health Organization
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bickenbach, Jerome
  • International Spinal Cord Society
Series statement
Nonserial Publications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spinal cord
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Internationality
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Disabled Persons
  • Health Services
  • Quality of Life
  • MEDICAL
  • Spinal cord
  • Rückenmarksverletzung
Label
International perspectives on spinal cord injury, editorial committee, Jerome Bickenbach [and 15 others] ; World Health Organization, ISCoS, the International Spinal Cord Society
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title pg; Preface; Preface; Acknowledgements; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Contributors; Editorial Committee; Executive Editors; Technical Editors; Advisory Committee; Contributors to individual chapters; Peer reviewers; Additional Contributors; Ch 1; Understanding spinal cord injury; Aim and scope of this report; What is spinal cord injury?; The medical dimension; Figure 1.1; The historical dimension of spinal cord injury; Spinal cord injury as a challenge to health systems and to society; Tools for understanding the spinal cord injury experience; Overview; Ch 2
  • A global picture of spinal cord injuryWhat do we know about spinal cord injury?; Table 2.1; Table 2.2; Prevalence of spinal cord injury; Table 2.3; Figure 2.1; Figure 2.2; Incidence of spinal cord injury; Traumatic spinal cord injury; Figure 2.3; Figure 2.4; Figure 2.5; Figure 2.6; Figure 2.7; Figure 2.8; Figure 2.9; Non-traumatic spinal cord injury; Spinal cord injury mortality and life expectancy; Table 2.4; Figure 2.10; Costs of spinal cord injury; Figure 2.11; Table 2.5; Figure 2.12; Data and evidence for spinal cord injury; Data sources; Table 2.6; Information standards
  • Data issues and concernsDefinitions and standardization of data; Underreporting; Other issues; Conclusion and recommendations; Improve comparability by using international standards for data collection; Improve national spinal cord injury statistics; Encourage and improve spinal cord injury research; Ch 3; Prevention of spinal cord injury; Causes of traumatic spinal cord injury; Table 3.1; Road traffic crashes; Figure 3.1; Table 3.2; Falls; Violence; Causes of non-traumatic spinal cord injury; Table 3.4; Activities, places and circumstances associated with spinal cord injuries
  • Occupational injuriesSport and recreation-related injuries; Table 3.5; Natural disasters; Conclusion and recommendations; Ch 4; Health care and rehabilitation needs; Understanding the health impact of spinal cord injury; Potential complications; Health care needs; Pre-hospital and acute care; Post-acute medical care and rehabilitation; Table 4.1; Assistive technology; Health maintenance; Conclusion and recommendations; Ch 5; Health systems strengthening; Unmet needs; Health care; Rehabilitation; Health systems strengthening; Leadership and governance; Service delivery; Table 5.1
  • Human resourcesHealth technologies; Health information systems; Financing and affordability; Research; Conclusion and recommendations; Leadership and governance; Service delivery; Human resources; Health technologies; Health information; Financing and affordability; Research; Ch 6; Attitudes, relationships and adjustment; Attitudes; Wider community attitudes; Attitudes of health professionals; Assistance and support; Informal care; Formal care; Personal assistants; Family relationships; Partners; Parent and sibling relationships; Adjustment to spinal cord injury
Control code
877179950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789240691858
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, graphs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877179950
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
International perspectives on spinal cord injury, editorial committee, Jerome Bickenbach [and 15 others] ; World Health Organization, ISCoS, the International Spinal Cord Society
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title pg; Preface; Preface; Acknowledgements; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Contributors; Editorial Committee; Executive Editors; Technical Editors; Advisory Committee; Contributors to individual chapters; Peer reviewers; Additional Contributors; Ch 1; Understanding spinal cord injury; Aim and scope of this report; What is spinal cord injury?; The medical dimension; Figure 1.1; The historical dimension of spinal cord injury; Spinal cord injury as a challenge to health systems and to society; Tools for understanding the spinal cord injury experience; Overview; Ch 2
  • A global picture of spinal cord injuryWhat do we know about spinal cord injury?; Table 2.1; Table 2.2; Prevalence of spinal cord injury; Table 2.3; Figure 2.1; Figure 2.2; Incidence of spinal cord injury; Traumatic spinal cord injury; Figure 2.3; Figure 2.4; Figure 2.5; Figure 2.6; Figure 2.7; Figure 2.8; Figure 2.9; Non-traumatic spinal cord injury; Spinal cord injury mortality and life expectancy; Table 2.4; Figure 2.10; Costs of spinal cord injury; Figure 2.11; Table 2.5; Figure 2.12; Data and evidence for spinal cord injury; Data sources; Table 2.6; Information standards
  • Data issues and concernsDefinitions and standardization of data; Underreporting; Other issues; Conclusion and recommendations; Improve comparability by using international standards for data collection; Improve national spinal cord injury statistics; Encourage and improve spinal cord injury research; Ch 3; Prevention of spinal cord injury; Causes of traumatic spinal cord injury; Table 3.1; Road traffic crashes; Figure 3.1; Table 3.2; Falls; Violence; Causes of non-traumatic spinal cord injury; Table 3.4; Activities, places and circumstances associated with spinal cord injuries
  • Occupational injuriesSport and recreation-related injuries; Table 3.5; Natural disasters; Conclusion and recommendations; Ch 4; Health care and rehabilitation needs; Understanding the health impact of spinal cord injury; Potential complications; Health care needs; Pre-hospital and acute care; Post-acute medical care and rehabilitation; Table 4.1; Assistive technology; Health maintenance; Conclusion and recommendations; Ch 5; Health systems strengthening; Unmet needs; Health care; Rehabilitation; Health systems strengthening; Leadership and governance; Service delivery; Table 5.1
  • Human resourcesHealth technologies; Health information systems; Financing and affordability; Research; Conclusion and recommendations; Leadership and governance; Service delivery; Human resources; Health technologies; Health information; Financing and affordability; Research; Ch 6; Attitudes, relationships and adjustment; Attitudes; Wider community attitudes; Attitudes of health professionals; Assistance and support; Informal care; Formal care; Personal assistants; Family relationships; Partners; Parent and sibling relationships; Adjustment to spinal cord injury
Control code
877179950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789240691858
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, graphs
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877179950
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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