Quality-of-life: child and parent perspectives following severe traumatic brain injury.

  title={Quality-of-life: child and parent perspectives following severe traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Ligia Maria Do N Souza and L{\'u}cia Willadino Braga and Gilberto Pinheiro Nunes Filho and Georges Dellatolas},
  journal={Developmental neurorehabilitation},
  volume={10 1},
PURPOSE Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can produce temporary or permanent impairment. Quality-of-life (QoL) after TBI has been well studied in adults, but less so in children. The aim of this study was to assess the QoL of children with TBI and compare the findings with the evaluations of parents and children without brain injury. METHODS Participants were 23 children with TBI, mean age 11 years, who had been treated at the SARAH Network of Rehabilitation Hospitals. Participants were matched by… CONTINUE READING

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