Tag Archives: traumatic brain injury

2013 Lancet Neurology review on blast-related traumatic brain injury, lead author Prof J V Rosenfeld

Professor Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld AM, OBE, Head, Department of Surgery, Monash University, is lead author on a review article in The Lancet Neurology on bomb blast brain injury, published 22 July 2013. As a military surgeon he has seen injuries from war zones. Here, he gives an overview. Reference: Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld, Alexander C. McFarlane,… Read More »

09. Plenary Session: Ethical Challenges in PTSD and TBI in the Military Context .

Ret. Col. Elspeth Cameron Ritchie, MD, MPH, discusses ethical issues related to post traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury in the military context. Complexities of balancing the needs of command and the troops are highlighted, in the arena of fitness for duty and confidentiality. Some of the issues around treating detainees and supporting the… Read More »