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Conference NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Wounds on War III (2011 : Vienna, Austria)

Title Coping with blast-related traumatic brain injury in returning troops : wounds of war III / Brenda K. Wiederhold.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Washington, D.C. : IOS Press, 2011.

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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 195 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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Series NATO science for peace and security series. E, Human and societal dynamics ; v. 86
NATO science for peace and security series. E, Human and societal dynamics ; v. 86.
Note "Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Wounds on War III : Coping with Blast-Related Traumatic Brain Injury in Returning Troops, Vienna, Austria, 20-22 February 2011"--Title page verso.
International conference proceedings.
Includes indexes.
Summary It has been shown that those who have served in both combat missions and peacekeeping operations are at increased risk for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Research suggests that this may result from their 'wounds of war'. Some wounds may be 'invisible', such as depression, stress, and chronic pain, while others, such as physical disabilities, are more obvious. In February 2011, 35 scientists and representatives from NATO and Partner countries met in Vienna, Austria for a three-day NATO Advanced Research Workshop entitled "Wounds of War: Coping with Blast-Related Traumatic Brain Injury in Re.
Contents COPING WITH BLAST-RELATED TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY IN RETURNING TROOPS; Foreword; Preface; Editorial; Co-Chairs; Main Lectures/Presentations Given; Sponsors; Contents; Section I Characterization of Traumatic Brain Injury; The Importance of Developing a Valid Definition of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussion; Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Veterans of Polish Military Contingents, Psychiatrically Hospitalized with Combat Related Stress Disorders; War Head Injuries in Sieged Sarajevo; Section II Diagnostic and Assessment Issues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Blast injuries -- Congresses.
War wounds -- Congresses.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries -- Congresses.
MEDICAL -- Sports Medicine.
Blast injuries. (OCoLC)fst01744282
Brain -- Wounds and injuries. (OCoLC)fst00837694
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries. (OCoLC)fst01125328
War wounds. (OCoLC)fst01170707
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Conference papers and proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Wiederhold, B. K.
IOS Press.
Other Form: Print version: NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Wounds on War III (2011 : Vienna, Austria). Coping with blast-related traumatic brain injury in returning troops. Amsterdam ; Washington, D.C. : IOS Press, 2011 (DLC) 2011933274
ISBN 9781607507970 (electronic bk.)
1607507978 (electronic bk.)
9781607509813 (e-book)
1607509814 (e-book)
9781607507963
9781607509806
Standard No. AU@ 000051576390
DEBBG BV043108771
DEBBG BV044160965
DEBSZ 421460083

 
    
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