Abstract: Narrated video shows how depression can affect traumatic brain injury (TBI) recovery. Two individuals with TBI describe the accident that caused their injury, talk about struggles with the rehabilitation process, and how the work they did with doctors/researchers addressed the challenges of recovering from a TBI and depression. Doctors explain the effect a severe traumatic injury can have on the brain. Run time: 14 minutes 33 seconds.
Descriptor Terms: AUDIOVISUAL MATERIALS, BRAIN INJURIES, DEPRESSION, INTERVENTION, MEDICAL TREATMENT, MENTAL HEALTH, OUTCOMES, RESEARCH, SECONDARY CONDITIONS.
Author(s): Blake, Brandon; Fann, Jesse; Bombardier, Chuck; Artherholt, Samantha; Kauffman, Michelle.
Publisher(s): Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC), American Institutes for Research, 1000 Thomas Jefferson Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20007; 202/403-6929.