What are the most common causes of spinal cord injury?

A spinal cord injury occurs when there is some type of blow or traumatic injury to the spine. The most common causes are:

  • Vehicle accidents: 42 percent
  • Falls: 26 percent
  • Violent acts: 15 percent
  • Recreational sporting activities: 8 percent
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