S Kirshblum

Summary

Affiliation: Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Reference for the 2011 revision of the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Northern New Jersey SCI System, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 34:547-54. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical activities of the model spinal cord injury system
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury and Ventilator Dependent Programs, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 25:339-44. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Late neurologic recovery after traumatic spinal cord injury
    Steven Kirshblum
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1811-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 3. Rehabilitation phase after acute spinal cord injury
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury Services, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ, USA 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S62-70. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Silent autonomic dysreflexia during a routine bowel program in persons with traumatic spinal cord injury: a preliminary study
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury and Ventilator Dependent Program, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1774-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of persons with central nervous system tumors
    S Kirshblum
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Cancer 92:1029-38. 2001
  7. pmc Breaking the news in spinal cord injury
    Steven Kirshblum
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 31:7-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrodiagnostic changes of the lower limbs in subjects with chronic complete cervical spinal cord injury
    S Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury Services, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Kessler Medical Rehabilitation and Research Education Corp, West Orange, NJ, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:604-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of the routine change of chronic indwelling Foley catheters in persons with spinal cord injury
    C H Ho
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 24:101-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Is acupuncture effective in treating chronic pain after spinal cord injury?
    S Nayak
    Dept of Psychiatry, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark 07107, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1578-86. 2001

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Publications29

  1. pmc Reference for the 2011 revision of the International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Northern New Jersey SCI System, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 34:547-54. 2011
    ..This article details and explains the updates and serves as a reference for these revisions and clarifications...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical activities of the model spinal cord injury system
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury and Ventilator Dependent Programs, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 25:339-44. 2002
    ..To review clinical activities that have resulted from funding of the Model Spinal Cord Injury System (MSCIS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Late neurologic recovery after traumatic spinal cord injury
    Steven Kirshblum
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1811-7. 2004
    ..To present Model Spinal Cord Injury System (MSCIS) data on late neurologic recovery after 1 year after spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 3. Rehabilitation phase after acute spinal cord injury
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury Services, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ, USA 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S62-70. 2007
    ..There have been advances in SCI rehabilitation research including in wheelchair technology, functional electric stimulation, and partial body weight-supported ambulation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Silent autonomic dysreflexia during a routine bowel program in persons with traumatic spinal cord injury: a preliminary study
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury and Ventilator Dependent Program, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1774-6. 2002
    ..To determine the existence and frequency of silent autonomic dysreflexia in subjects with a complete spinal cord injury (SCI) above the neurologic level of T6...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of persons with central nervous system tumors
    S Kirshblum
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Cancer 92:1029-38. 2001
    ..Rehabilitation specialists can help prevent complications, maximize function, and improve the quality of life for patients with central nervous system tumors...
  7. pmc Breaking the news in spinal cord injury
    Steven Kirshblum
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 31:7-12. 2008
    ..This article provides the physician who cares for patients with SCI with some concepts to consider when discussing prognosis with patients and their families...
  8. ncbi request reprint Electrodiagnostic changes of the lower limbs in subjects with chronic complete cervical spinal cord injury
    S Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury Services, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, Kessler Medical Rehabilitation and Research Education Corp, West Orange, NJ, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:604-7. 2001
    ..SA was present in many of the lower extremity muscles in the subjects. Predominantly axonal changes were evident in individuals with chronic complete tetraplegia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of the routine change of chronic indwelling Foley catheters in persons with spinal cord injury
    C H Ho
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 24:101-4. 2001
    ..To determine whether routine catheter changes have any effect on the urinary white blood cell count (WBC) and bacterial culture in asymptomatic individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI) who have indwelling Foley catheters...
  10. ncbi request reprint Is acupuncture effective in treating chronic pain after spinal cord injury?
    S Nayak
    Dept of Psychiatry, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark 07107, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1578-86. 2001
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of acupuncture as a treatment for chronic pain and secondary symptoms after spinal cord injury (SCI) and to identify disease-specific variables associated with response to treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint High-dose methylprednisolone may do more harm for spinal cord injury
    T Qian
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Med Hypotheses 55:452-3. 2000
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first discussion considering the possibility that the methylprednisolone recommended by NASCIS may cause acute corticosteroid myopathy...
  12. ncbi request reprint Autonomic dysreflexia and foot and ankle surgery
    E L Kolodin
    Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 40:172-7. 2001
    ..The paper presents a review of the literature, and familiarizes one with the diagnosis, pathophysiology, and treatment. Two illustrative case reports are also presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the revised 2000 American Spinal Injury Association classification standards with the 1996 guidelines
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Spinal Cord Injury and Ventilator Dependent Programs, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:502-5. 2002
    ..This study was undertaken to determine the level of agreement between the most recent change in the American Spinal Injury Association International Standards (2000) and the previous (1996) classification...
  14. ncbi request reprint Arm crank ergometry and shoulder pain in persons with spinal cord injury
    Trevor A Dyson-Hudson
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Center, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1727-9. 2007
    ..To determine whether a primary fitness program utilizing arm crank ergometry would cause increased shoulder pain in persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acupuncture for chronic shoulder pain in persons with spinal cord injury: a small-scale clinical trial
    Trevor A Dyson-Hudson
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Center, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1276-83. 2007
    ..To determine the efficacy of acupuncture in the treatment of chronic musculoskeletal shoulder pain in subjects with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 6. Economic and societal issues in spinal cord injury
    Michael M Priebe
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S84-8. 2007
    ..Key legislation in the past century has resulted in important advances in the rights of people with disabilities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 5. Long-term medical issues and health maintenance
    Anthony E Chiodo
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S76-83. 2007
    ..Options exist to assist disabled men with sexuality and fertility complications. Pain is a common complication after SCI. Many new areas of research in the field of SCI are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 4. Community reintegration after spinal cord injury
    William M Scelza
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Carolinas Rehabilitation, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S71-5. 2007
    ..This article specifically focuses on physical, social, psychologic, and environmental barriers that affect people with SCI and on how these issues affect relations with others. Recreational and exercise options are also discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 1. Etiology, classification, and acute medical management
    Steven C Kirshblum
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, West Orange, NJ, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:S50-7, S90-8. 2002
    ..Early comprehensive rehabilitation at a SCI center prevents complications and enhances functional gains...
  20. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 2. Acute care management of traumatic and nontraumatic injury
    Lisa Ann Wuermser
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S55-61. 2007
    ..Nontraumatic SCI is an increasing population in rehabilitation centers. Establishing a diagnosis and treatment plan is essential, in conjunction with prevention of complications and early physiatric intervention...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 1. Epidemiology and classification
    Chester H Ho
    Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:S49-54. 2007
    ..This article specifically focuses on the changing demographics of traumatic SCI, the classification of SCI, the common causes of nontraumatic SCI, and the incidence and prevalence of myelomeningocele...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of low-dose baclofen administration on plasma insulin-like growth factor-I in persons with spinal cord injury
    William A Bauman
    Veterans Affairs Rehabilitation Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, and the Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Pharmacol 46:476-82. 2006
    ..05), at baclofen 5, 10, and 20 mg/d, respectively]. In conclusion, low-dose baclofen administration for 4 weeks stimulated the growth hormone-IGF-I axis in persons with SCI, with the potential for beneficial effects on body composition...
  23. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 2. Medical complications after spinal cord injury: Identification and management
    William O McKinley
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:S58-64, S90-8. 2002
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  24. ncbi request reprint Shoulder pain in chronic spinal cord injury, Part I: Epidemiology, etiology, and pathomechanics
    Trevor A Dyson-Hudson
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation, Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Research, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 27:4-17. 2004
    ..Review of the literature...
  25. ncbi request reprint Managing spasticity in spinal cord injury: safe administration of bridge boluses during intrathecal baclofen pump refills
    Elie Elovic
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Corporation, West Orange, New Jersey, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 26:2-4. 2003
    ..This paper reviews the appropriate methods to safely calculate the bridge bolus, with an illustrative example...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 3. Rehabilitation outcomes
    Michelle S Gittler
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:S65-71, S90-8. 2002
    ..Differences may include changing routine pathways and timelines to focus on patient-centered quality of life for transition to home...
  27. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 4. Optimal participation in life after spinal cord injury: physical, psychosocial, and economic reintegration into the environment
    Steven A Stiens
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, SCI Unit VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:S72-81, S90-8. 2002
    ..Overall, community reintegration after SCI is continually improving because of better acceptance, accessibility, and technology for building adaptations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord injury medicine. 5. Preserving wellness and independence of the aging patient with spinal cord injury: a primary care approach for the rehabilitation medicine specialist
    Suzanne L Groah
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, CA 95118, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:S82-9, S90-8. 2002
    ..Thus, identification and surveillance of these comorbidities are addressed, with an emphasis on prevention...
  29. ncbi request reprint A new assistive device for intermittent self-catheterization in men with tetraplegia
    Uri S Adler
    Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, New Jersey 07052, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 26:155-8. 2003
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