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Rehabilitation is the process of restoring skills and function after illness or injury. The University of Washington's Rehabilitation Medicine facilities emphasize working in partnership with our patients and their families to maximize independence and realize their potential.

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Featured Patient Care Article

Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) & Bladder Management

After Spinal Cord Injury, the bladder, along with the rest of the body, undergoes dramatic changes. Since messages between the bladder and the brain cannot travel up and down the spinal cord, the voiding pattern described above is not possible.

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Featured Patient Story

Stacy Rosevear

Stacy RosevearFollowing a massive stroke at age 27, Stacy Rosevear found herself paralyzed. A ventilator helped her breathe and she was fed through a tube. She was scared, but thankfully not alone.
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