Glostrup Hospital is a specialized hospital that is organized under the Capital Region of Denmark. The hospital is specialized in diseases in the brain, back and eyes and in specialized rehabilitation. 2,400 people are employed at the hospital. Glostrup Hospital has a strong research environment with 20 professors and senior researchers and its own research center. The Department of Spinal Cord Injuries is the larger of the two centers in Denmark performing multidisciplinary treatment and rehabilitation of individuals with traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord lesions. The Department of Spinal Cord Injuries aims at treating and rehabilitating patients with spinal cord lesions to enable these patients to become as independent as possible. Patients with spinal cord injuries are followed throughout life via outpatient or inpatient check-ups.