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Dr. Vidal

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Joan VIDAL SAMSÓ
Spinal Injury Unit Head
At the Institut Guttmann since 1985

Degree in Medicine and Surgery (Universitat de Barcelona, 1982)
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist (1996)
Ph D in Medicine (Universitat de Barcelona, 2007)
Other professional merits
Vicepresident of the Spanish Paraplegia Society since 2004
Spanish Representative in the International Spinal Cord Society -ISCOS- since 2006

Master lines
Neuropathic pain and Spasticity Treatment. Intrathecal Baclofen
Sexuality, erectile dysfunction and assisted reproductive techniques
Physiological adaptation and metabolic changes in Spinal Cord Injury

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A CLINICAL STUDY OF INTRATHECAL BACLOFEN USING A PROGRAMMABLE PUMP FOR INTRACTABLE SPASTICITY
EFFICACY OF INTRATHECAL MORPHINE IN THE TREATMENT OF BACLOFEN TOLERANCE IN A PATIENT ON INTRATHECAL BACLOFEN THERAPY (ITB)
SPECIFIC ASPECTS OF ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION IN SPINAL CORD INJURY
LONG-TERM EVOLUTION OF BLOOD LIPID PROFILES AND GLYCEMIC LEVELS IN PATIENTS AFTER SPINAL CORD INJURY
PHYSIOLOGICAL ADAPTATIONS TO EXERCISE IN PEOPLE WITH SPINAL CORD INJURY