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Mild TBI Diagnosis and Management Strategies

Differentiating the Long-Term Consequences of TBI and Psychological Trauma: When and Why Does it Matter?


by Jennifer Vasterling, PhD ; Mieke Verfaellie, PhD
Seminar date: 5/27/2014

Description: High rates of co-morbid PTSD and TBI among veterans raises new challenges for diagnosis and treatment. This presentation will cover shared and distinguishing features of PTSD and TBI, potential mechanisms of cumulative disease burden, and implications for delivery of care. Target audience: Interdisciplinary practitioners involved in care of veterans with history of deployment-related TBI, clinical and health service scientists interested in this veteran population.

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