Psychological approaches to treatment of postconcussion syndrome: a systematic review.

@article{Sayegh2010PsychologicalAT,
  title={Psychological approaches to treatment of postconcussion syndrome: a systematic review.},
  author={Amal Al Sayegh and David Sandford and Alan J. Carson},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2010},
  volume={81 10},
  pages={1128-34}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIM Postconcussion syndrome (PCS) is a term used to describe the complex, and controversial, constellation of physical, cognitive and emotional symptoms associated with mild brain injury. At the current time, there is a lack of clear, evidence-based treatment strategies. In this systematic review, the authors aimed to evaluate the potential efficacy of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and other psychological treatments in postconcussion symptoms. METHODS Four electronic… CONTINUE READING