Development and Initial Validation of Military Deployment-Related TBI Quality-of-Life Item Banks.

@article{Toyinbo2016DevelopmentAI,
  title={Development and Initial Validation of Military Deployment-Related TBI Quality-of-Life Item Banks.},
  author={Peter Toyinbo and Rodney D. Vanderploeg and Alison J Donnell and Sandra A Mutolo and Karon Cook and Pamela A. Kisala and David S. Tulsky},
  journal={The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation},
  year={2016},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={52-61}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate unique factors that affect health-related quality of life (QOL) in individuals with military deployment-related traumatic brain injury (MDR-TBI) and to develop appropriate assessment tools, consistent with the TBI-QOL/PROMIS/Neuro-QOL systems. PARTICIPANTS Three focus groups from each of the 4 Veterans Administration (VA) Polytrauma Rehabilitation Centers, consisting of 20 veterans with mild to severe MDR-TBI, and 36 VA providers were involved in early stage of new… CONTINUE READING
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