When Everything Changes: Supporting Resilience in Children With Acquired Brain Injuries

Boles, Jessika
November 2013
Pediatric Nursing;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p314
Academic Journal
The article states that millions of children suffer with acquired brain injury (ABI) in the U.S. from several causes like near drowning, motor vehicle accidents, and brain tumors. It states that these injuries require an acute treatment phase immediately when injury takes place. Further the article states that promoting coping and resiliency with the suffer and to siblings, parents and other members of family can overcome the traumatic aspects of acute and chronic affects of brain injury.


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