Psychosocial factors in the development and maintenance of chronic somatic and functional symptoms following mild traumatic brain injury

Short Title:
Psychosocial factors in the development and maintenance of chronic somatic and functional symptoms following mild traumatic brain injury
Model System:
TBI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J34150.
Journal:
Advances in Medical Psychotherapy
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
1994, vol. 7, issue , pp 1-22
Publication Website:
Abstract:
Discusses the possible role of somatization in the maintenance of symptoms in mild traumatic brain injury (TBI), such as postconcussion syndrome. Presents concepts that propose that psychosocial factors such as expectancy and attribution may contribute to the development and continuation of symptoms in these exceptional cases.
Author(s):
Putnam, S. H.; Millis, S. R.
Author Address(es):

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