Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

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By Blessen C. Eapen, MD and David X. Cifu, MD
ISBN
9780323544566
Publication Date
26-01-2018
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  • 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.

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.


Key Features
  • 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.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323544566
Author Informaiton By Blessen C. Eapen, MD, Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Health Sciences Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA and David X. Cifu, MD, Professor and Chairman, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia; National Director for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services, Office of Rehabilitation and Prosthetic Services, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, District of Columbia
Pp Authortext Eapen & Cifu
Table of Content

Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury, 1e

  1. Acute Management of TBI (Editor Note: Neurosurgical & Critical Care Management)
  2. Defintion, Severity Classifcation, Epi, and Pathophys Levels of Rehab Care (Editor Note: including IDT, MDT)
  3. Management of Complications after TBI (Editor Note: Spasticity, DVT, Autonomic Dysfunction, Neuroendocrine, HO,GI Nutriotional issues)
  4. Neurological Disorders (Editor Note: including Hydrocephalus, Post traumatic Seizures, Cranial N d/o, Movement Disorders, Neurosensory Changes)
  5. Assessment and Management of Military & Veteran TBI
  6. Assessment and Management of Sports Concussion
  7. Neuropsychiatric Sequale (Editor Note: including Post-Traumatic Agitation)
  8. Pharmacotherapy in Rehabilitation of TBI
  9. Post Traumatic Pain Management
  10. Neuroimaging
  11. Disorders of Consciousness
  12. Cognitive Rehabilitation (Editor Note: through the continuum of care)
  13. Prognosis, Outcome Measures, and Prevention
  14. Pediatric TBI
  15. Geriatric TBI
  16. Neuroprosthetics (Editor Note: including Assistive Technology, Augmentative Communication Device, Mobility)
  17. Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
  18. Anoxic Brain Injury
  19. Community Reintegration (Editor Note: including Educational,Vocational,Driving)

 

E-SBN 9780323544573
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 26-01-2018
Pages 350
Trim 235 x 191 (7 1/2 x 9 1/4)
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