Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: An Update for Advanced Practice Nurses

  title={Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: An Update for Advanced Practice Nurses},
  author={Esther Helen Bay and Samuel A. Mclean},
  journal={Journal of Neuroscience Nursing},
  • E. Bay, S. Mclean
  • Published 1 February 2007
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of Neuroscience Nursing
&NA; Nearly 75% of persons with brain injury experience a mild injury. These people do not often enter the healthcare system by traditional means, nor do they always present with visible signs and symptoms of injury. In fact, people who experienced brain trauma are likely to seek help in primary care settings and from advanced practice nurses (APNs). Because the symptom experience can be complicated by impaired perception or mood, delays in seeking help, and faulty explanations for their… 
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