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Hidden Wounds: Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Service Members
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Editors: Joseph R. Phillips
Book Description:
Traumatic brain injury (TBI), defined in the medical literature as a disruption in brain function that is caused by a head injury, has become known as one of the "signature wounds" of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan due to its high occurrence in post-deployment service members and veterans of these wars. As service members return home, many need ongoing care for mild, moderate, or severe TBI. The growing number of TBI patients and the nature of their injuries creates the need for increased treatment capacity for veterans, and raises a number of policy issues that Congress may move to consider. This book provides a review of traumatic brain injury (TBI) as an illness, its prevalence among veterans, current activity to address the issue in the Department of Veterans Affairs, and current policy issues. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical Press)




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Table of Contents:
Preface

Traumatic Brain Injury: Care and Treatment of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans pp. 1-16
(Amalia K. Corby-Edwards)

Invisible Wounds: Serving Service Members and Veterans with PTSD and TBI pp. 17-84
(National Council on Disability)

Traumatic Brain Injury: Better DOD and VA Oversight Can Help Ensure More Accurate, Consistent and Timely Decisions for the Traumatic Injury Insurance Program pp. 85-124
(GAO)

PolyTrauma-Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) System of Care
(Dept. of Veterans Affairs) pp.125-144

Chapter Sources pp.145-146

Index pp.147-153

   Series:
      Public Health in the 21st Century
      Disability and the Disabled-Issues, Laws and Programs
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011 1st quarter
   Pages: 153.pp
   ISBN: 978-1-61122-415-3
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
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