Secondary health complications

Secondary Health Complications for SCI

It’s more than being paralysed. It’s more than not being able to walk.

The damage of the spinal cord can also causes a large number of secondary health complications, such as loss of bladder control and bowel function.


Participate in research trials

Participate in Research

Find answers to your questions about clinical trials.

If you wish to participate, we connect you to a Clinical Research Officer at Austin Health.


How research improves lives

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Our Mission

Spinal Research Institute (SRI) is a not-for-profit spinal cord research charity. Our mission is to support world class clinical research and clinical trials. We provide means for Australian and international spinal cord injury (SCI) researchers to build much needed collaboration and to translate research outcomes into life changing health solutions for people living with SCI.

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Vital investment is needed to support research into new and better treatments that will improve the quality of life of people living with spinal cord injury... Be part of it!

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