Deltoid, biceps; universal cuff; long opponens splint
Wrist extensors, tenodesis grasp;button hook; independent driving from w/c
Central cord syndrome
UEs more involved; cervical hyperextension could be the cause
Motor paralysis, loss of proprioception - ipsilateral; loss of pain, temperature and touch - contralateral
Anterior Cord Syndrome
Paralysis and loss of pain, temperature and touch. Proprioception preserved
peripheral nerves involved; below L2; flaccid paralysis;
areflexic bowel and bladder
T4-T6 and above; pounding headache, anxiety, perspiration, flushing, chills, bradycardia
Middle finger sensation
Total assist with bowel/bladder
C5 and above
Leg bag emptying may be independent; total assist for bowel
Independent with bowel and bladder program
T1 and below
Independent with power w/c
C4 and above (sip and puff)
Independent with manual w/c indoors
T1 and below; hydraulic standing frame for levels above
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