Pharmacotherapy for treatment of attention deficits after non-progressive acquired brain injury. A systematic review.

@article{Sivan2010PharmacotherapyFT,
  title={Pharmacotherapy for treatment of attention deficits after non-progressive acquired brain injury. A systematic review.},
  author={Manoj Sivan and Vera Nilda Neumann and Ruth Kent and Amanda Stroud and B. B. Bhakta},
  journal={Clinical rehabilitation},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={
          110-21
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To systematically review the effectiveness of medications used to improve attention in people with non-progressive acquired brain injury. DESIGN A systematic review. METHODS MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINALH, PUBMED and PsychINFO databases were used to identify studies published between 1987 and 2008 meeting the following criteria: studies with subjects older than 18 years; diagnosis of new onset or previous acquired brain injury; medication given to improve attention and use of outcome to… CONTINUE READING

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