Unusual blood pressure response during standing therapy in tetraplegic man

Department of Rehabilitation for Movement Functions, Research Institute of National Rehabilitation Center for Persons with Disabilities, 4-1 Namiki, Tokorozawa, Saitama, 359-8555, Japan.
Clinical Autonomic Research (Impact Factor: 1.49). 10/2009; 20(1):47-50. DOI: 10.1007/s10286-009-0037-y
Source: PubMed


We report a case of an individual with cervical spinal cord injury who showed a unique blood pressure response during passive standing and passive walking-like leg movement, i.e., hypertension with standing and hypotension with leg movement.

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