If you are a spinal cord injury, it is necessary to recover from it. You will probably need surgery and the round-the-clock supervision of doctors.
In the USA, there are public and private rehabilitation centers. This article is about trauma rehabilitation centers, services, costs, and more.
When you need rehabilitation in the center
Recovery in a medical center is the second stage of rehabilitation. You can get there from a 24-hour hospital after treatment or later. Rehabilitation courses make sense as long as the rehabilitation potential remains – the body’s ability to recover from injury or illness.
If you have a broken arm, rehabilitation at home or in a day hospital may be enough. But if you have a spinal cord injury, it is better not to skip the rehabilitation phase at the center for the following reasons. Continue reading