Public Release: 10-Sep-2015 Kessler TBI-MEM study provides Class 1 evidence for cognitive …

IMAGE: Nancy D. Chiaravalloti, Ph.D., is director of Neuroscience & Neuropsychology and Traumatic Brain Injury Research at Kessler Foundation. She is also project director of the Northern New Jersey TBI System,… view more Credit: Kessler Foundation WEST ORANGE, NJ–September 10, 2015. Kessler Foundation researchers published results of a randomized clinical trial (RCT) of a cognitive intervention to improve learning and memory in individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI) – the TBI-MEM trial. The treatment protocol, the modified Story Memory Technique© (mSMT), was found to improve memory in adults with moderate to severe TBI, providing the first Class I evidence for the efficacy of this intervention in the TBI population. The article, “An RCT to Treat Learning Impairment in Traumatic Brain Injury: The TBI-MEM Trial,” (doi: 10.1177/1545968315604395) was e-published by Neurorehabilitation &…


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