Analysis of US Veterans Health Administration comprehensive evaluations for traumatic brain injury in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans

@article{Scholten2012AnalysisOU,
  title={Analysis of US Veterans Health Administration comprehensive evaluations for traumatic brain injury in Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans},
  author={Joel Dan Scholten and Nina A. Sayer and Rodney D. Vanderploeg and Douglas E. Bidelspach and David X. Cifu},
  journal={Brain Injury},
  year={2012},
  volume={26},
  pages={1177 - 1184}
}
Objective: To describe neurobehavioural symptoms in Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans evaluated for traumatic brain injury (TBI) through the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) TBI screening and evaluation programme. Design: An observational study based on VHA administrative data for all veterans who underwent TBI Comprehensive Evaluation between October 2007 and June 2010. Results: 55,070 predominantly white, non-Hispanic, male Veterans with a positive TBI screen had comprehensive TBI… 
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