1 May 2015: Start of recruitment for the prospective COaT-SCI Register
30 April 2015: The Ethics Committee of Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, consented to the conduct of COaT-SCI after all requirements had been fulfilled (Approval number EA2/015/15).
17 January 2011: The concept of a pilot register about treatment methods for paraplegic syndromes was adapted to a single-center concept in keeping with regional regulations. Since this time it has been developed further on the basis of advancements in the clinical and scientific sector. The primary focus was trauma and inflammation. Tumors have been added in the last few years.