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The Resource Head Injury : the Facts

Head Injury : the Facts

Label
Head Injury : the Facts
Title
Head Injury
Title remainder
the Facts
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Head injury affects approximately 1 in 300 families in England and Wales. It happens 'out of the blue' - without warning and therefore can be a bewildering and frightening experience, and frequently has a dramatic and sometimes devastating effect on the lives of the people involved. The sudden onset and the uncertainty surrounding recovery means that head injury often presents families with a wide array of emotions such as fear, guilt and sadness. With no previous experiences toguide them, people with head injury and their families can feel overwhelmed. This book begins with essential informat
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Daisley, Audrey
Dewey number
  • 617.4/81044
  • 617.51044
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC387.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Tams, Rachel
  • Kischka, Udo
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  • Brain damage
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Brain damage
Label
Head Injury : the Facts
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; Foreword; 1 Coping with head injury: introduction and overview; 2 How the brain works and how it is damaged; 3 Treatment and recovery after head injury; 4 Changes in physical functioning; 5 Changes in thinking skills; 6 Changes in speech, language, and communication; 7 Changes in emotions and behaviour; 8 Changes in sexual functioning; 9 Family issues after head injury; 10 Helping children cope with head injury in the family; 11 The longer term; Appendix 1 Resources and further reading
  • Appendix 2 Information for younger children (aged 7-10)Appendix 3 Information for young people (aged 11-15); Glossary; Index
Control code
727645815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191551147
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727645815
Label
Head Injury : the Facts
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; Foreword; 1 Coping with head injury: introduction and overview; 2 How the brain works and how it is damaged; 3 Treatment and recovery after head injury; 4 Changes in physical functioning; 5 Changes in thinking skills; 6 Changes in speech, language, and communication; 7 Changes in emotions and behaviour; 8 Changes in sexual functioning; 9 Family issues after head injury; 10 Helping children cope with head injury in the family; 11 The longer term; Appendix 1 Resources and further reading
  • Appendix 2 Information for younger children (aged 7-10)Appendix 3 Information for young people (aged 11-15); Glossary; Index
Control code
727645815
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (382 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191551147
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727645815

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