Author | Celia H. Chang, MD

Articles

Drug Therapies for the Neurobehavioral Sequelae of Traumatic Brain Injury

March 01, 2007

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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the most common causes of morbidity and mortality, especially in young adults. Recognition and early accurate diagnosis of neurobehavioral TBI sequelae are important in reducing the severity of postinjury symptoms. Sequelae of TBI include cognitive impairments, personality changes, aggression, impulsivity, apathy, anxiety, depression, mania, and psychosis.

Neurobehavioral Sequelae of Traumatic Brain Injury

December 01, 2005

Article

traumatic brain injury, memory impairment, depression, neurobehavioral disorders

Post-Stroke Psychiatric Syndromes: Diagnosis and Pharmacologic Intervention

February 09, 2005

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The post-stroke patient is at significant risk for various psychiatric syndromes. The most commonly reported of these in the literature are post-stroke depression (PSD) and post-stroke dementia (PSDem), which may present simultaneously with overlapping mood and cognitive symptoms. In this article, we offer a review of current literature on post-stroke psychiatric syndromes and an integrated clinical approach to screening, diagnosis, and pharmacologic intervention.

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