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AD autonomic dysreflexia

AE assistive equipment

ARI acute respiratory infection

BPI Brief Pain Inventory

CPG clinical practice guideline

CPHE Comprehensive Preventative Health Evaluation

COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder

CVD cardiovascular disease

ED emergency department

EM emergency medicine

FD family doctor

FFS fee for service

FIM Functional Independence Measure

GP general practitioner

HCQ Health Care Questionnaire

HR hazard ratio

PCP primary care physician

PHQ-9 Patient Health Questionnaire-9

PM prescription medications

PM&R physical medicine and rehabilitation

PR physical rehabilitation

PSHCPS Patient Satisfaction with Health Care Provider Scale

MCO managed care organization

MI mental illness

MPQ McGill Pain Questionnaire

MRI magnetic resonance imaging

NTSCI non-traumatic SCI

OB/GYN obstetrician gynecologist

RIO Rurality Index of Ontario

SC specialist care

SCIM Spinal Cord Independence Measure

SF short form

SIS spinal injury specialist

TBI traumatic brain injury

TSCI traumatic spinal cord injury

VA veteran affairs

VO2 peak oxygen uptake

YPI years post-injury