Cost per emergency department visit (within 2 years post SCI) stratified by location and severity of injury (Gabbe & Nunn, 2016).

Secondary condition Cost per admission
  Mean (standard deviation) Median (interquartile range)
Cervical spine/complete injury $485 ($136) $487 ($350-$591)
Cervical spine/incomplete injury $454 ($152) $487 ($351-$591)
Thoracic spine/complete injury $584 ($49) $591 ($577-$591)
Thoracic spine /incomplete injury $454 ($149) $487 ($298-$577)
Lumbar $404 ($110) $378 ($325-$487)
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