Research & Clinical Trials

About the Research Center

The Rehabilitation Research Center at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute is a collaborative effort to bring state of the art research to clinical rehabilitation care for the patients we serve. 

Research Studies

The number of people living with SCI has increased over the past several years due more specialized treatment, especially at the accident scene. This increase in the rate of survival from spinal cord injury means that there will be an increasing number of patients in need of effective treatment to help them attain a satisfactory long-term life adjustment and quality of life following their injury.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute

Rehabilitation Technology

At UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute, state-of-the-art technology, combined with expert hands-on therapy, helps to maximize function and increase independence in patients who have had strokes, spinal cord or brain injury, or who have suffered from other neurological illnesses and conditions.

The Rehabilitation Research Center at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute is a collaborative effort to bring state of the art research to clinical rehabilitation care for the patients we serve. Support from the UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Endowment Board and UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute Hospital, The University of Maryland School of Medicine and the Baltimore Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center has combined to create this new Center.

Drs. Richard Macko and Larry Forrester, two of the principal investigators working within the Rehabilitation Research Center.  Read more: http://www.umrehabortho.org/research/index.htm##ixzz3RudAsf9C

Drs. Richard Macko and Larry Forrester, two of the principal investigators working within the Rehabilitation Research Center.

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For more information please contact the the Rehabilitation Research Center at UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute by email: research@kernan.umm.edu.

This page was last updated: March 27, 2015

         
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