The prevalence of traumatic brain injury in the homeless community in a UK city.

@article{Oddy2012ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of traumatic brain injury in the homeless community in a UK city.},
  author={Michael Oddy and Jane Frances Moir and Deborah Fortescue and Sarah Chadwick},
  journal={Brain injury},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 9},
  pages={1058-64}
}
PRIMARY OBJECTIVE The main aim of the study was to investigate the prevalence of traumatic brain injury in a sample of homeless individuals. RESEARCH DESIGN The researchers employed a cross-sectional survey design and contacted 12 organizations providing services for homeless individuals across a city in the UK. METHODS AND PROCEDURES The sample included 100 homeless participants (75 males and 25 females) who met the inclusion criteria. A matched control group (n = 100) of individuals who… CONTINUE READING

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