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Common Abbreviations Used In SCI Rehabilitation

AIS – ASIA Impairment Scale

ASIA – American Spinal Injury Association (and associated International Guidelines for Neurological Classification)

BI – Barthel Index

FIM – Functional Independence Measure

LOS – Length of Stay

MBI – Modified Barthel Index

OT – Occupational Therapy

SLT – Speech & Language Therapy

PT – Physical Therapy (Physiotherapy)

UTI – Urinary Tract Infection