"Ask the Doctor" is an informational and educational
program provided by National Rehabilitation Hospital ("NRH")
to provide general information on spinal cord injury. Information
posted on the "Ask the Doctor" site is provided solely
for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended
nor implied to be the diagnosis or treatment of a medical condition
or a substitute for professional medical advice relative to your
specific medical conditions. Always seek the advice of your physician
or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment
or with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition.
The complete ILRU Web site was developed with support from grants from
the Department of Education.
However, its contents and the opinions expressed do not necessarily
represent the policy of the
Department of Education, and no endorsement by the Department should
ILRU is a program of TIRR (The
Institute for Rehabilitation and Research), a nationally recognized
medical rehabilitation facility for persons with disabilities.