How to prevent and care for spinal cord injuries


AUSTIN (KXAN) – In the summer months, there’s a rise in spinal cord injuries as more people are out doing recreational activities. Doctors say vehicle crashes are the number one cause of these injuries year-round.

Gigi Barnett spoke with Dr. Roger Parthasarathy from the Seton Brain and Spine Institute about the causes of spinal cord injuries and how they can be prevented.

For more information on treatment at the Seton Brain and Spine Institute, click here.

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