Increased risk of serious sleep breathing disorder in quadriplegics
from American Physiological Society via Medical News Today
There are more than a million people with spinal cord injuries in the United States with an estimated 11,000 new cases every year. Furthermore, it is estimated that there are at least 100,000 veterans with SCI, making the VA the largest integrated health care system in the world for SCI care. But despite this large prevalence, researchers still are discovering all the various ways that SCI affect those with this condition beyond the obvious paralysis.
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