Gait Retraining

Mr. Mohan Rajah made good gains in motor function in the lower extremities. He was classified AIS D T3 when discharged from the spinal cord injury unit at 2 months post injury. The muscles on his left side below the level of injury have a grade of more than 2. Mr. Rajah has weakness of the right quadriceps, hamstrings. Ankle dorsiflexors, and ankle plantarflexors graded as less than 3 throughout with manual muscle testing. Tone is increased also. His primary form of mobility was with a manual wheelchair at discharge and he was undergoing regular therapeutic locomotor training.