Neuropsychiatric Sequelae of Traumatic Brain Injury

Vani Rao, Constantine Lyketsos
2000 Psychosomatics  
The authors review the psychiatric disturbances associated with traumatic brain injury. They highlight the close link between traumatic brain injury and psychiatry and provide an overview of the epidemiology, risk factors, classification, and mechanisms of traumatic brain injury. They describe various neuropsychiatric sequelae, and the respective treatments are outlined with emphasis on a multidisciplinary approach. (Psychosomatics 2000; 41:95-103)
doi:10.1176/appi.psy.41.2.95 pmid:10749946 fatcat:o43cdz53wvdohgj4eesmclml2q