Stem cells are
a) cells taken from flowers
b) young, undifferentiated cells
c) cells that branch off from other cells
d) cells that insulate the spinal cord
How are peripheral nerves, found in the arms and legs, different
from those found in the spinal cord?
Why does Christopher Reeve exercise two to three hours a day?
a) to pass the time
b) to lose weight
c) prevent bone loss and muscle atrophy
Christopher Reeves's neck injury left him without the use
of his arms and his legs. What is this condition called?
Intensive exercise had what affect on Dr. Calancie's spinal
cord injury patient?
What might the response of Calancie's patient to exercise
a) The spine itself can "remember" how to walk.
b) Exercise prevents spinal cord injuries.
c) Treadmill work disrupts sleep.
d) Treadmill work is not healthy for spinal cord patients.
FES allows Jen Penko to do what?
a) move her hand
8) Name at least two benefits Jen Penko derives from her FES?
What did Andrew Junker use to steer his sailboat?
Who else might benefit from such technology?