The Ministry of Health and Simfer Faip present the Italian version of the WHO document
The objective is immediately to all concerned, the guidelines provide for the injury to the spinal cord to treat, to ensure good quality of life and satisfactory integration into society. The event in Rome on March 18.
Immediately make available to all interested parties to treat injuries of the spinal cord and to ensure that the guidelines of a good quality of life and successful integration into society. This is the meaning of the operation conducted by Simfer (Italian Society of physical medicine and rehabilitation), (associations of the Italian Federation of Paratetraplegic) in collaboration with Faip in the translation of “International Perspectives on injuries of the spinal cord “(SCI IP) curing the document published in 2013 by WHO. Staff work by DavidFletzer that. An approximately two-year commitment, the text again “International Perspectives of spinal cord injury” Friday, March 15 is presented, the Ministry of Health in the presence of the Minister of Health, appointment, Beatrice Lorenz in, Secretary Health, Vito de Filippo, the Minister of Labour and social Policy, Franca Biondelli. He will be prove, “swim against the current: disability and participation,” Luca Pancalli, president of the Italian Paralympic Committee.
85,000 people It is estimated that in Italy with an injury to the spinal cord are: the incidence is estimated at approximately 2,500 new cases / year. And as if this disease condition can lead to the vast majority of cases are traumatic causes, accidents, falls, violence, to make someone a while, regardless of age, health the conditions of life with a disability. That brings social and health problems and very important; a radical change of life, without secondary economic consequences for the individual and for society. The WHO report that created by 200 employees from 30 countries and numerous professional advisers, States affected by injuries to the spinal cord, family and organizations, governments and interpretations manufacturers and especially the action. They are based on three pillars: analysis, prevention . “International Perspectives spinal cord injury” seeking views on the general situation of this complex medical condition. Return the best available scientific evidence on strategies to reduce the incidence of spinal cord injury. Prevention measures to avoid more or elimination causes accidents strategies (security systems, control measures on traffic) to reduce falls and injuries (changes in the workplace, at home and in sport) to avoid reducing the impact of disasters Natural (building codes for earthquake in the subject). Without diagnosis and treatment goals to forget and reduce the importance of post-acute rehabilitation measures and complications of the environment and promoting successful integration. View overall based on WHO health needs, how health systems to respond to these needs in terms of service delivery, human resources make each nation tried to improve the ability to meet the needs of people injuries of the spinal cord and health technologies, information, finance, accessibility, research and participation of family members. Finally, the question of how adaptation and personal relationships, eliminating barriers in the environment and access to schools, universities and jobs easier. In other words, the restoration of independence and the ability of the family and society to contribute, that play attitudes and behaviors of family members, friends, caregivers, neighbors and strangers, accessibility and fundamental culture ‘accessibility, education and employment on paper. so it is possible to treat injuries of the spinal cord, by reaction with appropriate measures with the participation of different sectors, health, education, social security, labor, transportation and accommodation, and stakeholders, authorities, experts, associations, people. with this disease and their families, therefore, is necessary to open the desired reflection, “if people with disabilities, professionals check the daily quality of Simfer president Paolo Boldrini and need support are the result of the interaction of several factors: .. medical, social, cultural and economic life of this document, in particular to improve the relevance of interventions for persons with injuries of the spinal cord, is a model and a valuable source of information for many other debilitating diseases. Although a lot of things happened in our country, and are involved in these issues also moments of fruitful synergies between the different actors, it’s still a long way to go in the direction of effective equality in access and full use of available community services to be provided. “The same opinion Vincenzo Falabella, President Faip.” get an important quality of life of disabled people and, in this case with spinal cord, which depends on the ability of the socio-economic system and health to adequately respond to human needs. The hope is that the state institutions at all levels can conveniently contained in the document on the methodological information and background to meet and promote an active policy for the social inclusion of people with disabilities. secondly, it is necessary that all the other parties involved in qualification courses, beginning with the associations of disabled people are able skills and strategies and measures for the assertion of rights and the application of good field practices.