Bayley, Mark Theodore MD, FRCPC; Janzen, Shannon MSc; Harnett, Amber MSc, BSc, BScN; Teasell, Robert MD, FRCPC; Patsakos, Eleni MSc; Marshall, Shawn MD, MSc, FRCPC; Bragge, Peter PhD; Velikonja, Diana PhD, MScCP; Kua, Ailene MSc, PMP; Douglas, Jacinta PhD, MSc(Psych); Togher, Leanne PhD, BAppSc(Speech Path); Ponsford, Jennie PhD, AO, MA(Clinical Neuropsychology); McIntyre, Amanda RN. INCOG 2.0 Guidelines for Cognitive Rehabilitation Following Traumatic Brain Injury: Methods, Overview, and Principles. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 38(1):p 7-23, January/February 2023. | DOI: 10.1097/HTR.0000000000000838
Summary of the article
Moderate to serve traumatic brain injury results complex cognitive sequalae. There are many clinical trials in cognitive rehabilitation but the translation of the findings into clinical practice is a challenge. The objective of this paper and those related to this initiative was to reconvene the intentional group of cognitive researchers and clinicians to develop guidelines for cognitive rehabilitation following TBI. These recommendations are presented in this article and reference is made to follow up papers on specific aspects of cognitive rehabilitation.