homepageTips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
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Tips sorted by author and their injury level

Tips sorted by author and their injury level

High tetraplegia without function in arms and hands (C2-4, ASIA A, B)

  • Helena - 17 tips

    Helena lives together with her husband and two teenage children in a house. She is working part time (75%). Since birth she has a muscular disease with symtoms similar to a high spinal cord lesion. She has personal assistance 24 hours a day.

  • Kalle - 13 tips

    Kalle lives in an apartment and is studying part time. He was injured in 2001 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 4 hours a day he has two persons assisting him.

  • Martin - 30 tips

    Martin lives together with his wife in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 2000 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day.

  • Nina - 58 tips

    Nina lives in an apartment. She is working part time. She was injured in 1996 and has a high tetraplegia (C4). She is a ventilator user. She has two personal assistants 24 hours a day.

  • Will - 3 tips

    Will lives in a ground floor apartment, takes part in voluntry charity work and studies part time. He was injured in 2012 falling from a bike and has a high tetraplegia (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 4 hours a day he has assistance from two people.

  • Conny - 21 tips

    Conny lives in a house together with his daughters. He is working part time. In 1994 he was injured and he has a high lesion (C4). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 3,5 hours a day he has two persons assisting him.