Main Outcome Measures
List of abbreviations:ASIA (American Spinal Injury Association), CI (confidence interval), NSCISC (National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center), OR (odds ratio), SCI (spinal cord injury), SMR (standardized mortality ratio), SSDI (Social Security Death Index)
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Supported in part by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, U.S. Department of Education, Washington, DC (grant no. H133A060039).
Disclosures: The authors consult on life expectancy, as expert witnesses and otherwise.