Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Covering the full spectrum of rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury, this practical reference by Drs. Blessen C. Eapen and David X. Cifu presents best practices and considerations for numerous patient populations and their unique needs. In an easy-to-read, concise format, it covers the key information you need to guide your treatment plans and help patients relearn critical life skills and regain their independence. Covers neuroimaging, neurosurgical and critical care management, management of associated complications after TBI, pharmacotherapy, pain management, sports concussion, assistive technologies, and preparing patients for community reintegration. Discusses special populations, including pediatric, geriatric, and military and veteran patients. Consolidates today’s available information and guidance in this challenging and diverse area into one convenient resource.

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  • Author : Blessen C. Eapen
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 350 pages
  • ISBN : 0323544576
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Blessen C. Eapen,David X. Cifu
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 January 2018
GET THIS BOOKRehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Covering the full spectrum of rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury, this practical reference by Drs. Blessen C. Eapen and David X. Cifu presents best practices and considerations for numerous patient populations and their unique needs. In an easy-to-read, concise format, it covers the key information you need to guide your treatment plans and help patients relearn critical life skills and regain their independence. Covers neuroimaging, neurosurgical and critical care management, management of associated complications after TBI, pharmacotherapy, pain management, sports

Psychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury

Psychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Andy Tyerman,Nigel S. King
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 January 2009
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The psychological effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) provide a major challenge to rehabilitation services. This text will increase understanding of the nature of these effects and provide practical guidance from experienced practitioners about psychological interventions for use in both rehabilitation and long-term adjustment. Provides practical guidance and illustrative case examples from experienced practitioners. Structured around five main areas: overview of psychological effects and services; cognitive rehabilitation; managing emotional and behavioural problems; vocational rehabilitation; and family impact and interventions.

Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Randall M. Chesnutt
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 21 January 1999
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This report examines the evidence for effectiveness of rehabilitation methods at various phases in the course of recovery from traumatic brain injury in adults. Specifically, it addresses five questions about the effectiveness of: (1) early rehabilitation in the acute care setting, (2) intensity of acute inpatient rehabilitation, (3) cognitive rehabilitation, (4) supported employment, & (5) care coordination (case management). Abstracts of eligible articles were chosen through broad inclusion criteria. Also includes references; list of abbreviations; evidence tables; & extensive appendices. 12 charts & tables.

Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury

Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on the Health of Select Populations,Committee on Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 28 January 2012
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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) may affect 10 million people worldwide. It is considered the "signature wound" of the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. These injuries result from a bump or blow to the head, or from external forces that cause the brain to move within the head, such as whiplash or exposure to blasts. TBI can cause an array of physical and mental health concerns and is a growing problem, particularly among soldiers and veterans because of repeated exposure to violent

Starting Again

Starting Again
  • Author : Patricia M. Davies
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 30 March 1998
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What does "Starting Again" mean to the many different people this book reaches out to? This positive title may draw the reader to enquire why an immensely experienced physiotherapist is considering starting again. Perhaps it challenges patients to rethink their own limitations, or therapists to reconsider their own management strategies. Does it refer to a change in life for head-injured patients and their carers, or does it hint at a fresh approach to old problems? Since "Steps to Follow" and "

Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation
  • Author : Christine Lefaivre
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 03 February 2016
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The Lefaivre Rainbow Effect is a groundbreaking treatment for those suffering from a traumatic brain injury (TBI). This strategy is different from most others because it is individually designed for each client and focuses on the cognitive retraining of the brain based on pre-injury lifestyle as well as the organic damage to the brain, rather than the disability alone. Starting in the community, after the acute and in-patient rehabilitation phases of recovery have been completed, the Lefaivre Rainbow Effect maximizes

Brain Injury Medicine E-Book

Brain Injury Medicine E-Book
  • Author : Blessen C. Eapen,David X. Cifu
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 17 July 2020
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The only review book currently available in this complex field, Brain Injury Medicine: Board Review focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of individuals with varying severity levels of brain injury. Focused, high-yield content prepares you for success on exams and in practice, with up-to-date coverage of traumatic brain injury (TBI), stroke, CNS neoplasms, anoxic brain injury, and other brain disorders. This unique review tool is ideal for residents, fellows, and practitioners studying or working in the field and

Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation for Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Walter M. High Jr.,Angelle M. Sander,Margaret A. Struchen,Karen A. Hart
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 07 July 2005
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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. The book begins with a review of the history of rehabilitation for TBI from World War I until the present. The second section of the book examines the rehabilitation

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Jordan Grafman,Andres M. Salazar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 19 February 2015
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The Handbook of Clinical Neurology volume on traumatic brain injury (TBI) provides the reader with an updated review of emerging approaches to traumatic brain injury (TBI) research, clinical management and rehabilitation of the traumatic brain injury patient. Chapters in this volume range from epidemiology and pathological mechanisms of injury, and neuroprotection to long-term outcomes with a strong emphasis on current neurobiological approaches to describing the consequences and mechanisms of recovery from TBI. The book presents contemporary investigations on blast injury

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Deborah Caruso, MD,David X. Cifu, MD
  • Publisher : Demos Medical Publishing
  • Release : 29 April 2010
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Practitioners today see increasing numbers of brain injuries across the country and around the glozbe. The causes run the gamut of human endeavor, from frailty associated with aging, military activity, sports, and motor vehicle accidents of all kinds. With a growing awareness of the effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and the need for early intervention to ameliorate these effects and improve patient outcomes have come demand for practical information for clinicians on the "frontlines." Designed for the busy practitioner

The Invisible Brain Injury

The Invisible Brain Injury
  • Author : Aurora Lassaletta Atienza
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 November 2019
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The Invisible Brain Injury recounts, in her own words, the experience of Aurora Lassaletta, a clinical psychologist who suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) after a traffic accident. Presenting her unique dual perspective as both a patient and a clinician, Aurora highlights the less visible cognitive, emotional and behavioural symptoms common to acquired brain injury (ABI). This moving account showcases Aurora’s growing awareness of her impairments, their manifestation in daily life, how they are perceived, or not, by others

Physical Disabilities

Physical Disabilities
  • Author : Uner Tan
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 14 June 2017
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This book, Physical Disabilities - Therapeutic Implications, presents reports on a wide range of areas in the field of neurobiological disabilities, including movement disorders (Uner Tan syndrome, genetic and environmental influences, chronic brain damage, stroke, and pediatric disabilities) related to physical and stem cell therapy. Studies are presented from researchers around the world, looking at aspects as wide-ranging as the genetics, wheelchair, and robotics behind the conditions to new and innovative therapeutic approaches.

Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury

Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Daniel Laskowitz,Gerald Grant
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKTranslational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) remains a significant source of death and permanent disability, contributing to nearly one-third of all injury related deaths in the United States and exacting a profound personal and economic toll. Despite the increased resources that have recently been brought to bear to improve our understanding of TBI, the development of new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches has been disappointingly slow. Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury attempts to integrate expertise from across specialties to address knowledge gaps

Psychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury

Psychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Andy Tyerman,Nigel S. King
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 26 January 2009
GET THIS BOOKPsychological Approaches to Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury

The psychological effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) provide a major challenge to rehabilitation services. This text will increase understanding of the nature of these effects and provide practical guidance from experienced practitioners about psychological interventions for use in both rehabilitation and long-term adjustment. Provides practical guidance and illustrative case examples from experienced practitioners. Structured around five main areas: overview of psychological effects and services; cognitive rehabilitation; managing emotional and behavioural problems; vocational rehabilitation; and family impact and interventions.