Cognitive Sequelae in Closed Head Injury

  • Charles J. Long
  • Maureen E. Schmitter
Part of the Critical Issues in Neuropsychology book series (CINP)

Abstract

For the past 18 years our laboratory has been conducting neuropsychological assessments on head-injured patients referred by neurosurgeons, neurologists, attorneys, insurance companies, and government agencies. The reports include a complete profile which outlines the patient’s strengths and weaknesses, memory quotient, intellectual functions, emotional adjustment, and the examiner’s perception of situational factors which may play a role in the patient’s difficulties.

Keywords

Head Injury Head Trauma Severe Head Injury Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory Neuropsychological Evaluation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles J. Long
    • 1
    • 2
  • Maureen E. Schmitter
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyMemphis State UniversityMemphisUSA
  2. 2.University of Tennessee Center for the Health SciencesMemphisUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychologyMemphis State UniversityMemphisUSA

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