Rehabilitation of Persons With Traumatic Brain Injury
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Rehabilitation of Persons With Traumatic Brain Injury Nih Consensus Statement by Kristjan T. Ragnarsson

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Published by Diane Pub Co .
Written in English


  • Diseases - Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness

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Number of Pages41
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Open LibraryOL10857547M
ISBN 100756725518
ISBN 109780756725518

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The Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury is a must-read for all of those working in any of the multitude of disciplines that contribute to the care and rehabilitation of persons with brain injury. This new volume is also a potentially useful reference for policymakers in both the public and private by: It is common for co-occurring disturbances, paired with injury-related disruption in brain functioning, to create significant challenges for both injured persons and health providers in both acute and post-acute rehabilitation settings. Jul 07,  · Rehabilitation For Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a state-of-the-science review of the effectiveness of rehabilitation interventions. Leading experts conduct evidence-based reviews of specific areas of brain injury rehabilitation summarizing what is known in each area, critiquing the methodoligical problems of studies in the area, and then outlining new directions for research.5/5(2). Jun 13,  · Management of Adults with Traumatic Brain Injury is an up-to-the-minute, comprehensive, and useful text designed to support busy physicians, nurses, and mental health professionals working with persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and their families.5/5(3).

Dec 01,  · Today, a person's path to rehabilitation after sustaining brain injury may be determined by the mechanism of injury, the resources of the community, the person's employment or financial status, the consent of the family, and/or the accuracy of the emergency department by: 1. brain injury. Most people with brain injuries are able to go home after rehabilitation. At this time, family members may find that they have to do many of the tasks that were once done by the injured person. Long term dependence on family members is likely if there is prolonged social, vocational or cogniti e disability. These articles on rehabilitation after a brain injury are excerpts from Garry Prowe's book, Successfully Surviving a Brain Injury: A Family Guidebook. In , Garry's wife, Jessica, sustained a severe brain injury in an automobile crash. Dec 19,  · BrainLine compiled this list of books about brain injury to help people who have been recently diagnosed, their loved ones, and others who want to learn more about TBI. Most are memoirs, some are non-fiction, and some offer tips and strategies on living with brain injury.

Books by Jeffrey S. Kreutzer, Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology, Vocational rehabilitation for persons with traumatic brain injury. Created December 7, Vocational rehabilitation for acquired brain injury in adults: Protocols. Unemployment is a chronic problem for many persons with traumatic brain injury. Feb 11, - A clinical guide to rehabilitative treatment of persons with traumatic brain injury. See more ideas about Traumatic brain injury, Brain injury and Brain. The goal of cognitive rehabilitation following TBI is to enhance the persons' ability to process and interpret information and to improve the person's ability to perform mental functions. Oct 12,  · Research into the rehabilitation of individuals following Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in the past 15 years has resulted in greater understanding of the condition. The second edition of this book provides an updated guide for health professionals working with individuals recovering from TBI. Its uniquely clinical focus provides both comprehensive background information, and practical.