Parental report of occurrences and consequences of traumatic brain injury among delinquent and non-delinquent youth.

@article{Hux1998ParentalRO,
  title={Parental report of occurrences and consequences of traumatic brain injury among delinquent and non-delinquent youth.},
  author={Karen Hux and V. B. Bond and Sara Skinner and D Belau and Dixie D Sanger},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={1998},
  volume={12 8},
  pages={667-81}
}
Completed questionnaires from parents of youths attending a public middle school or high school and parents of youths admitted to an institution for juvenile delinquents provided information about incidents of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in their children. Results revealed that approximately 40% of the non-delinquent youth and 50% of the delinquent youth had sustained one or more TBIs during their childhood or youth. The majority of injuries appeared to be mild and had no permanent… CONTINUE READING