[Functional outcome at discharge of patients with severe traumatic brain injury admitted to a brain damage unit].

@article{OrientLpez2004FunctionalOA,
  title={[Functional outcome at discharge of patients with severe traumatic brain injury admitted to a brain damage unit].},
  author={Felip Orient-L{\'o}pez and E Sevilla-Hern{\'a}ndez and D Guevara-Espinosa and Rosa Terr{\'e}-Boliart and S Ram{\'o}n-Rona and Montserrat Bernabeu-Guitart},
  journal={Revista de neurologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={39 10},
  pages={901-6}
}
INTRODUCTION Severe traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are linked to high morbidity and mortality rates and have important individual and social costs, not only because of the high incidence of deaths they cause but also owing to the large number of individuals who are left with some kind of disability. AIMS The purpose of this study was to analyse the epidemiological, clinical, functional and rehabilitational aspects of patients with severe TBI admitted to a brain damage unit for… CONTINUE READING