• Medicine
  • Published 1985

Rehabilitation after headinjury-i:Cognitive problems

  title={Rehabilitation after headinjury-i:Cognitive problems},
  author={Daphne Gloag},
In the course ofmy travels I saw two young people at two stages of their lengthy rehabilitation after severe head injury in road accidents. At a regional neurological unit a boy of 18 was taking his first steps nine months after his injury; I met him nine months later at a day rehabilitation centre, walking well and talking much more easily. The girl, also about 18, I first saw 11 months after her accident, barely conscious, in the rehabilitation department of a large residential home. Two… CONTINUE READING

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