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This article describes data from 11 patients evaluated before and after neurosurgical intervention for treatment of brain tumor, subdural hematoma and hydrocephalus. The Neurobehavioral Cognitive Status Examination (NCSE) was administered pre- and postoperatively. Improvement was documented by the NCSE in 6 of the 11 patients. In the remaining five… (More)
This article reports on a study of the perceived body image of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS) and the relationship between body image and the severity of physical disability. Second and Jourard's Body-Cathexis Scale and Self-Cathexis Scale were used to measure satisfaction or dissatisfaction each person had with his body and self. Kurtzke's Status… (More)
This report completes a four-year funded project designed to develop a data bank of Neurobehavioral Cognitive Status Examinations (NCSE) profiles of patients with neurological based disorders. Seven facilities participated in the study. Twenty categories of neurological/ psychological disorders were obtained from the NCSE profiles of 804 patients. Four… (More)
This study examines biopsychological responses and background practices of 182 military personnel participating in a simulated chemical defense warfare scenario. The study explores the relationship between demographic, training, biopsychological response, and termination variables. Common features of dropouts are described.