The agitated brain injured patient. Part 2: Pathophysiology and treatment

Short Title:
The agitated brain injured patient. Part 2: Pathophysiology and treatment
Model System:
TBI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J37066.
Journal:
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1997, vol. 78, issue 2, pp 213-220
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Examines potential underlying mechanisms and common intervention strategies for management of agitation after brain injury. Discusses probable pathophysiologic mechanisms of posttraumatic agitation and reviews common behavioral and pharmacologic methods of treatment. This document is included in NCDDR's Guide to Traumatic Brain Injury Resources Produced by NIDRR Grantees, number C.46.
Author(s):
Mysiw, W. J.; Sandel, M. E.
Author Address(es):

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