Acknowledged experts in the field present an informative discussion of brain damage and the numerous and varied factors which can contribute to the outcome following brain injury. Coverage goes beyond available therapies to consider such other aspects as legal and social implications. Examines a wide range of related issues including pharmacological and nutritional consequences.
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Table of Contents
About the Editors.
List of Contributors.
Brains, Injuries and Outcome (D. Rose & D. Johnson).
Acute Care (M. Smith).
Assessment (M. Oddy & D. Alcott).
Rehabilitation (M. Oddy, et al).
The Social Context (A. Tyerman).
Long-Term Management (W. McKinlay & A. Watkiss).
Legal Considerations (B. Braithwaite).
Legislative and Policy Factors (M. Barnes).
Towards Improved Outcome (D. Johnson & D. Rose).
Appendix 1: Rehabilitation Units (C. Davey).
Appendix 2: Resources for Brain Injury (H. Payne & C. Kilfedder).