Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Ralph Marino, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley

Specialties
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation - Spinal Cord Injuries

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
25 South 9th Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-1200
Fax: (215) 923-6808

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

Internship

  • Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Type and Timing of Rehabilitation Following Acute and Subacute Spinal Cord Injury: A Systematic Review

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Type and Timing of Anticoagulant Thromboprophylaxis

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Use of Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury and Central Cord Syndrome: Recommendations on the Timing (≤24 Hours Versus >24 Hours) of Decompressive Surgery

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Role of Baseline Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Clinical Decision Making and Outcome Prediction

A Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Patients With Acute Spinal Cord Injury: Recommendations on the Type and Timing of Rehabilitation

Musculoskeletal Effects of 2 Functional Electrical Stimulation Cycling Paradigms Conducted at Different Cadences for People With Spinal Cord Injury: A Pilot Study

Can anatomic level of injury on MRI predict neurological level in acute cervical spinal cord injury?

Development and validation of a computerized algorithm for International Standards for Neurological Classification of Spinal Cord Injury (ISNCSCI)

Neurological and functional recovery after thoracic spinal cord injury

Influence of Age Alone, and Age Combined With Pinprick, on Recovery of Walking Function in Motor Complete, Sensory Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury

Patterns of Sacral Sparing Components on Neurologic Recovery in Newly Injured Persons With Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury

Reliability and Validity of S3 Pressure Sensation as an Alternative to Deep Anal Pressure in Neurologic Classification of Persons With Spinal Cord Injury

Spinal Cord Injury-Functional Index/Assistive Technology Short Forms

Cycling with functional electrical stimulation before and after a distal femur fracture in a man with paraplegia

Reliability and validity of the capabilities of upper extremity test (CUE-T) in subjects with chronic spinal cord injury

Development and initial evaluation of the SCI-FI/AT

Responsiveness and concurrent validity of the revised Capabilities of Upper Extremity-Questionnaire (CUE-Q) in patients with acute tetraplegia

The Walking Index for Spinal Cord Injury (WISCI/WISCI II): Nature, metric properties, use and misuse

Prognosis for spinal cord injury