Persistent Sleep Disturbances Independently Predict Poorer Functional and Social Outcomes 1 Year After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury.

@article{Chan2015PersistentSD,
  title={Persistent Sleep Disturbances Independently Predict Poorer Functional and Social Outcomes 1 Year After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury.},
  author={Lai Gwen Chan and A Feinstein},
  journal={The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation},
  year={2015},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={E67-75}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of sleep disturbances on functional and social outcomes after mild traumatic brain injury. SETTING Outpatient traumatic brain injury clinic in a tertiary trauma center. PARTICIPANTS A total of 374 mild traumatic brain injury patients were assessed within 3 months of injury and followed up every 3 months for 1 year. DESIGN Analysis of a historical cohort in a naturalistic clinical setting. MAIN MEASURES At each visit, symptoms of concussion and… CONTINUE READING