Alcohol Abuse & SCI

Holicky, Richard
January 2010
PN;Jan2010, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p28
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The article focuses on the study that links spinal cord injury (SCI) with alcoholism in the U.S. The study reveals that increased muscle spasticity, fractures and pressure ulcers are associated with SCI and alcohol problems. However, the cause of drinking problems and health issues are already things of the past, since several techniques are employed to restore the loss of self-esteem, too much free time, isolation, depression, and financial worries.


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