Research has always been a priority of SIRC to expand updated knowledge to provide quality evidence-based services to the patients.

- Dr Raju Dhakal, Medical Director


Dhakal, R., O’Connell, C., Gurung, J.B. et al. A team effort in Nepal: experiences from managing a large COVID-19 rehabilitation hospital outbreak. Spinal Cord Ser Cases 7, 5 (2021). Details

Dhakal, R. et al. Known Evidence Related to COVID-19 in People Living With SCI/D. Publication of North American SCI Consortium (2020). Details

Willott A, Dhakal R, Groves C, Mytton J, Ellis M. The demographics and traumatic causes of spinal cord injury in Nepal: An observational study. SAGE Journals (2020). Details

Bhattarai, M. Et al. The relationships among self-efficacy, social support, resilience, and subjective wellbeing in persons with spinal cord injuries. Journal of  Advanced Nursing (2020). Details

Adhikari, S. et al. Factors influencing depression in individuals with traumatic spinal cord injury and caregiver’s perceived burden in low-income country: a cross sectional study. Spinal Cord (2020). Details

Gautam, P. et al. Quality of life in patients with spinal cord injury attending selected rehabilitation centers in Nepal. Nepal Health Research Council (2019). Details