Mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI): assessment and treatment procedures used by speech-language pathologists (SLPs).

@article{Duff2002MildTB,
  title={Mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI): assessment and treatment procedures used by speech-language pathologists (SLPs).},
  author={Melissa C. Duff and Adele Proctor and Katarina L. Haley},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={2002},
  volume={16 9},
  pages={773-87}
}
The purposes of this study were to identify how individuals with MTBI are assessed, to determine the referral process to and from speech-language pathologists (SLPs), to describe the frequency, structure, and nature of treatment, to identify how individuals with MTBI and their families are educated about the injury and counselled, and to assess current follow-up procedures. One-hundred and forty-three hospital and rehabilitation centre based SLPs from North Carolina and Illinois responded to a… CONTINUE READING