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Patients with brain injury

Roselyn M. Cera

Patients with brain injury

a family guide to assisting in speech, language,nd cognitive rehabilitation

by Roselyn M. Cera

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Pro-ed in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

  • Brain damage -- Patients -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Brain damage -- Patients -- Family relationships.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementdeveloped at St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, Youngstown, Ohio ; Roselyn M, Cera, Nova N. Vulanich, William A. Brady ; consulting editor, Jean Blosser.
    ContributionsVulanich, Nova N., Brady, William A., Blosser, Jean., St. Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center.
    LC ClassificationsRC387.5 .C467 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL869539M
    LC Control Number95154455

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Patients with brain injury by Roselyn M. Cera Download PDF EPUB FB2

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• What is a brain injury. • How serious is a brain injury. • What is brain swelling. • When will we know how serious the brain injury is. • What can I do to help. In this booklet, you’ll find answers to those and many other questions.

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Contrecoup brain injury is one type of traumatic brain injury of which several may coexist in a particular patient. Vehicular accidents and falls are the most common etiologies. These injuries predominate men at younger ages with more even distribution in older William N.

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Contents A Brain Injury Guide for Families and. Traumatic Brain Injury: A Guide For Patients Traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when a sudden trauma, such as a blow or jolt to the head, causes damage to the brain.

Such injuries can result in impaired physical, cognitive, emotional, and behavioral functioning. Approximately million individuals sustain a TBI each year in the United States. Brain injuries can range in scope from mild to severe. Traumatic brain injuries result in permanent neurobiological damage that can produce lifelong deficits to varying degrees.

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“Acute Brain Injury: A Guide for Family and Friends.” Illustrations by James Abel and Loretta The goal of this book is to provide anyone touched by brain injury with information and resources to assist with the journey of recovery.

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Child's Nervous SystemSmall enough to read from cover to cover but with enough information to serve as a comprehensive reference on all aspects of traumatic brain injury, this book is unique in the field.5/5(1).

LONDON: The first virtual reality artwork for helping brain injury patients to better control their hand and arm movements has been successfully tested by Australian scientists. ELEMENTS is a inch tabletop TV on which patients can paint, play games and mix sounds by.

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Traumatic Brain Injury. This book focuses on the Traumatic brain injury pathobiology as well as on the recent developments in advanced diagnostics and acute management. The presented topics encompass personal experience and visions of the chapter contributors as well. Books with the subject: Brain Wounds And Injuries Patients.

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This fact sheet discusses traumatic brain injury (TBI) and its consequences, and provides information about the helpful resources available to families caring for a loved one affected by TBI.

Definition. Traumatic brain injury, also called brain injury or head injury, occurs when a blow or jolt to the head results in damage to the brain. The Independent Living Scale is a powerful treatment tool that CNS utilizes to measure a patient’s skill level in core areas of capability.

Other commonly used brain injury assessment tools, such as the Rancho Los Amigos, Disability Rating Scale and Glasgow Coma Scale, information can be found here, as well.

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