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Childhood traumatic brain injury diagnosis, assessment, and intervention

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Published by PRO-ED in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Brain-damaged children -- Rehabilitation,
  • Brain-damaged children -- Education,
  • Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Rehabilitation,
  • Brain -- Wounds and injuries -- Patients -- Education,
  • Brain Injuries -- in infancy & childhood -- collected works,
  • Brain Injuries -- rehabilitation -- collected works

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesJournal of learning disabilities.
Statementedited by Erin D. Bigler, Elaine Clark, and Janet E. Farmer.
ContributionsBigler, Erin D., 1949-, Clark, Elaine., Farmer, Janet E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRJ496.B7 C48 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL662002M
ISBN 100890797188
LC Control Number97007468

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