Researchers study speed of treatment in patients with spinal cord injury

Researchers are studying processing speed deficits in people with spinal cord injuries, according to a Dec. 31 report from the Hindustan Times.

Scientists compared patients and their brain activation patterns with a healthy control group and older people, according to the report. People with spinal cord injuries had similarities of brain activation with the older control group and differences from the age-matched control group.

Although the study had limitations in its sample size and level of injury, it added to the spinal cord injury’s understanding of cognition, according to the report.

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