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Quadriplegia and Paraplegia Information and Infographic

Synopsis: Infographic contains information regarding the difference between Quadriplegia and Paraplegia including vertebra and spinal functions.1

Author: Back Pain Relief Contact: BackPainrelief.NET

Published: 2013-05-17 Updated: 2017-06-25

Main Digest

SCI Facts:

Paraplegia - Paralysis from the waist down

Quadriplegia - Paralysis from the shoulders down

Complete Injuries - Result in the total loss of sensation and function below he injury level

Incomplete Injuries - Result in partial loss of sensation and function below the injury level

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Paraplegia - Quadriplegia Information

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Causes of Paraplegia and Quadriplegia

Race and Ethnicity

Age and Gender Statistics

Marital Status at Injury

Employment Status

Sources:

2. https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/types/spinal/

3. www.apparelyzed.com/paraplegia-paraplegic.html

4. www.visual.ly/spinal-cord-injuries-and-facts

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Cite Page: Journal: Disabled World. Language: English (U.S.). Author: Back Pain Relief. Electronic Publication Date: 2013-05-17. Last Revised Date: 2017-06-25. Reference Title: Quadriplegia and Paraplegia Information and Infographic, Source: <a href=https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/para-quad.php>Quadriplegia and Paraplegia Information and Infographic</a>. Abstract: Infographic contains information regarding the difference between Quadriplegia and Paraplegia including vertebra and spinal functions. Retrieved 2021-03-01, from https://www.disabled-world.com/disability/para-quad.php - Reference Category Number: DW#37-9719.