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What are cognitive deficits of a traumatic brain injury?

Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Medicine
Head injuries may be mild or severe. Some of the problems associated with  head injuries are cognitive deficits. Symptoms of cognitive deficits include:  loss of space and time, loss of identiy of self and others, shortened attention span, short term memory problems and judgement deficits.

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