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Title The behavioral and emotional complications of traumatic brain injury / Simon F. Crowe.
Imprint New York : Taylor & Francis, c2008.


 Main Stacks  RD594 .C76 2008    AVAILABLE
Description xi, 282 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Studies on neuropsychology, neurology, and cognition.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-262) and index.
Subject Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Complications.
Mental illness -- Etiology.
Contents The postconcussional syndrome (PCS) -- Organic personality change -- Anxiety disorders -- Mood disorders following traumatic brain injury (TBI) -- Reality distortion following TBI (1): psychosis, denial, and deficits in the social perception of emotion -- Reality distortion following TBI (2): abnormal illness behavior including the factitious disorders, the somatoform disorders, and malingering -- Disturbances of neurovegetatitve functioning following TBI -- Disturbances of sexual functioning -- Synthesis and conclusion.