A review of outcome after moderate and severe closed head injury with an introduction to life care planning

Short Title:
A review of outcome after moderate and severe closed head injury with an introduction to life care planning
Model System:
TBI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J39029.
Journal:
Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2000, vol. 15, issue 2, pp 767-782
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Abstract:
Article reviewing the literature on aspects of closed head injury (CHI), including classification, epidemiology, residual deficits, expected outcomes (level of disability and return to work), and factors predictive of outcome. The article also describes the process of developing a life care plan that details services the person with moderate or severe CHI may require, along with projected costs for these services.
Author(s):
Sherer, M.; Madison, C. F.; Hannay, H. J.
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