RRTC Survey on Online Dating

May 15th, 2014|

This month’s survey is looking at the experience of meeting people post injury especially about the online dating experience for individuals living with spinal cord injury. Online dating has become so popular in the recent years and the Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) team want to learn more […]

Participate in Disability Employment Focus Group & Receive $50 Gift Card

April 4th, 2014|

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Employment of People with Physical Disabilities is conducting focus groups for people with physical disabilities about their work experiences. They want to know how participants found or kept a job, and what experiences they faced when job hunting.

Anyone living with a spinal […]

Survey on SCI Fitness and Weight Management

March 31st, 2014|

Graduate students in the Master of Occupational Therapy program at Cleveland State University are conducting a survey to understand the habits and perspectives of individuals who have experienced a spinal cord injury (SCI) in the realm of physical fitness and weight management.

Take the Survey

The survey is accessible on any […]

Help Improve Future SCI Clinical Trials

March 28th, 2014|

Researchers at the University of Miami are conducting a new survey for people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI) over the age of 18 to provide direct input on factors that encourage or discourage participation in clinical trials.

TAKE THE SURVEY

Very rarely are people with SCI asked for their input on […]

RRTC Survey to Improve Wheelchair Function

February 11th, 2014|

This month’s in depth survey focuses on wheelchair needs and obstacles. Some colleagues of ours in the Netherlands are working to develop a new mechanism that could improve wheelchair function, and need your feedback to make sure this would be a useful tool.  The survey will take approximately 10 minutes […]

Internet Study of People with SCI Using an Intermittent Catheter

January 10th, 2014|

Researchers at the University of Rochester, School of Nursing, are conducting a study that is looking at the feasibility of an internet-based intervention to improve self-management and outcomes related to intermittent catheterization (IC) in people with spinal cord injury.

Participation in this research does not require travel as it is entirely […]

Share Your Experiences Living With Chronic UTI & Impact Future Research

December 22nd, 2013|

If you had the opportunity to choose the direction of urinary tract infection (UTI) research, where would it go?

Researchers at MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) and Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC) want to know!

Persons with spinal cord injury, spina bifida, and their family members and caregivers are invited […]

RRTC Survey on UTI and Bladder Management

December 10th, 2013|

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the most common infection across the able-bodied population, and is the most common cause of outpatient infection and rehospitalization in people with spinal cord injury (SCI). It is estimated that about 50 percent of the SCI population have at least one UTI/per year.

This month, the […]

Survey on Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

November 7th, 2013|

The Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) is conducting a brief survey on urinary tract infection (UTI) in people living with spinal cord injuries (SCI).

UTI is the most common infection across the able-bodied population, and is the most common cause of outpatient infection and rehospitalization in people with SCI. […]

Survey Seeking Ideas From Consumers with Spinal Cord Injury

August 27th, 2013|

The Model System Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is seeking ideas from consumers with spinal cord injury (SCI) on topics for factsheets that people with SCI and their families would like to know more about.

You can submit your ideas using the online survey at http://websurveyor2.airws.org/Community/se.ashx?s=251137452E498FF8.

If you would like to […]