Spinal Cord Injury Veterans: Disability Benefits, Outcomes, and Healthcare Utilization Patterns

The purpose of this project is to compare the impact of having VA service connected disability benefits among SCI veterans with non-service connected SCI Veterans who do not have these additional financial resources.

2 hours

Inclusion Criteria
  • male
  • a Veteran, or have served on active duty service in the US Armed Forces
  • have a spinal cord injury that occurred at least 1 year ago
  • at least 18 years of age
  • able to speak and understand English
  • received healthcare/rehabilitation or participated in research at Kessler, a participating Spinal Cord Injury Model System site, and/or at the East Orange Campus of the VA New Jersey Health Care System


Research Categories
Spinal Cord Injury
Actively Recruiting