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Cognitive rehabilitation for occupational outcomes after traumatic brain injury

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Suresh Kumar K,

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    1. Christian Medical College, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Suresh Kumar K, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Christian Medical College, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Ida Scudder Road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, 632001, India. igemisun@gmail.com.

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  • Samuel Kamalesh Kumar,

    1. Christian Medical College, Department of Occupational Therapy, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India
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  • Ashish S Macaden

    1. Christian Medical College, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

Primary objective

  • To determine the effects of cognitive rehabilitation for people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) in enabling survivors of TBI to return to their occupation (occupations refers to all the things that people do in their everyday life, not just paid employment).

Secondary objectives

  • To evaluate the effectiveness and impact of cognitive rehabilitation interventions aimed at improving cognitive functions for people with TBI.

  • To examine whether there is a differential effect for the remediating and the compensatory intervention strategies used.

  • To evaluate the effectiveness and impact of cognitive rehabilitation interventions aimed at improving quality of life of persons with TBI.

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