Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 33, 2015: Traumatic Brain Injury

Publication Year: 2015

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Kasper, Christine; Conley, Yvette

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-0-82-617162-7

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The 33rd volume delivers the most current research on traumatic brain injury (TBI) with a focus on its implications for improving health and wellbeing.

The book examines promising new interventions for individuals suffering from TBI with supporting research about their efficaciousness. Invited experts - highly respected nurse scientists working in a variety of TBI-related arenas - stress outcomes and symptom development post-TBI.

This Review encompasses current military research on TBI along with animal models in TBI research. It addresses the relationship of sleep disorders to TBI-related PSTD; biomarkers related to recovery from TBI; genomics, transciptomics, and epigenomics; cerebral perfusion pressure and intracranial pressure in TBI; and an informatics system for TBI research. Also covered are TBI in pediatrics and in caregiver research. Additionally, the Review also provides a unique literature review of under-reported research.

Key topics:
- Military Research on TBI
- Animal Models in TBI Research
- PSTD and Sleep Post-TBI
- Biomarkers Related to Recovery Post-TBI
- Genomics, Transcriptomics, and Epigenomics in TBI Research
- Common Data Elements and Federal Interagency Traumatic Brain Injury: Research Informatics System for TBI Research
- Cerebral Perfusion Pressure and Intracranial Pressure in TBI
- TBI in Pediatrics
- TBI in Caregiver Research

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Kasper, Christine; Conley, Yvette
ISBN: 978-0-82-617162-7
Specialty:
Research & Theory
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 300
Year: 2015

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