Esteemed “Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury: 2nd Edition” is Now Available

Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jonathan M. Silver, M.D., Thomas W. McAllister, M.D., and Stuart C. Yudofsky, M.D.

    The Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury, published by the American Psychiatric Association Press, is considered one of the definitive texts in the field of TBI.  This recently released volume addresses the broad range of types and severity of injuries and treatments for the complex physical, cognitive and behavioral symptoms resulting from brain injury.  A research-based resource for the professional clinical reader, this text provides in-depth information for all those interested in state of the art knowledge for the brain injury field.  The book includes chapters on special populations including Traumatic Brain Injury in the Context of War, authored by Kimberly S. Meyer, MSN, CNRN, Brian Ivins, MPS, Selina Doncevic, RN, MSN, Henry Lew, MD, PhD, Tina Trudel, PhD and Michael S. Jaffee, MD.  Along with her work as the former Site Director (2005-2010) and present role as Research Coordinator of the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center Charlottesville Rehabilitation Programs, chapter co-author Dr. Trudel is the Chief Operating Officer for Lakeview, providing clinical leadership across hospital, residential, community and home based rehabilitation services.

    Chapter contents include: