The register enables measurement of spinal cord injury incidence, study of circumstances and mechanisms. Data on first and subsequent admissions, from 1 July 1995, to any of the six specialised spinal units in Australia are being registered prospectively.
from 1 July 1995 to 30 June 2014
ASCIR is an opt-in national register of incident cases of spinal cord injury which occur in Australia and overseas to Australian residents if they are treated in a spinal unit in Australia. Currently, 7 spinal units, all based in public hospitals, contribute data.
Metadata information and data quality statement (DQS)
Not currently available
External links and information
Spinal cord injury, Australia 2014–15
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