Module introduction

Learning outcomes


By the end of this module we hope you will be able to:


  • demonstrate understanding of the neuropathology of brain injury


  • preview brain scan images in order to identify sites and types of brain injury


  • classify injury severity, understand the direct effects of brain injury and estimate prognosis


  • understand the assessment of acute and chronic neuropsychiatric sequelae and the management of these.




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