Overcoming Head Injuries and Resultant Deafness Case Study by cee-cee

Overcoming Head Injuries and Resultant Deafness
A case study analysis of a rehabilitation plan and training plan for a male who suffered head injuries and resultant deafness.
# 110797 | 1,648 words | 7 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 31, 2008 in Medical and Health (General)


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Description:

This paper presents a case study of John Q., a twenty-five year old male who suffered head injuries as the result of a roadside bomb in Iraq. The paper discusses the subject's medical problems and the procedures that he underwent. It then discusses a plan of rehabilitation and training and a plan for education to teach John Q. the art of sign language. It also looks at how John Q.'s progress will be monitored and evaluated over the upcoming months.

Table of Contents:
Introduction
Rehabilitation
Learning to Live with Deafness
Family and Social
Researcher Thoughts

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Christensen, A. & Uzzell, B. P. (Eds.). (1994). Brain Injury and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: International Perspectives. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Retrieved February 8, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=27755753
  • (1994). CHAPTER TWO Pharmacological Treatments for Brain-Injury Repair: Progress and Prognosis. In Brain Injury and Neuropsychological Rehabilitation: International Perspectives, Christensen, A. & Uzzell, B. P. (Eds.) (pp. 17-33). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. Retrieved February 8, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=27755811
  • (2003). Conversation and Brain Damage (C. Goodwin, Ed.). New York: Oxford University Press. Retrieved February 8, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=104810903
  • Schmidt, J., Vickery, C. E., Cotugna, N. A., & Snider, O. S. (2005). Health Professionals Hold Positive Attitudes toward Biotechnology and Genetically Engineered Foods. Journal of Environmental Health, 67(10), 44+. Retrieved February 8, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5009630086
  • Tucker, B. P. (1998). Deaf Culture, Cochlear Implants and Elective Disability. The Hastings Center Report, 28(4), 6+. Retrieved February 8, 2008, from Questia database: http://www.questia.com/PM.qst?a=o&d=5002297027

Cite this Case Study:

APA Format

Overcoming Head Injuries and Resultant Deafness (2008, December 31) Retrieved February 07, 2023, from https://www.academon.com/case-study/overcoming-head-injuries-and-resultant-deafness-110797/

MLA Format

"Overcoming Head Injuries and Resultant Deafness" 31 December 2008. Web. 07 February. 2023. <https://www.academon.com/case-study/overcoming-head-injuries-and-resultant-deafness-110797/>

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