The Usefulness of Quantitative EEG (QEEG) and Neurotherapy in the Assessment and Treatment of Post-Concussion Syndrome

@article{Duff2004TheUO,
  title={The Usefulness of Quantitative EEG (QEEG) and Neurotherapy in the Assessment and Treatment of Post-Concussion Syndrome},
  author={J. Duff},
  journal={Clinical EEG and Neuroscience},
  year={2004},
  volume={35},
  pages={198 - 209}
}
  • J. Duff
  • Published 2004
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Clinical EEG and Neuroscience
  • Mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with damage to frontal, temporal and parietal lobes. Post-concussion syndrome has been used to describe a range of residual symptoms that persist 12 months or more after the injury, often despite a lack of evidence of brain abnormalities on MRI and CT scans. The core deficits of post-concussion syndrome are similar to those of ADHD and mood disorders, and sufferers often report memory, socialization problems and frequent headaches. While cognitive… CONTINUE READING
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