ERIC Number: EJ388832
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Communication Disorders and Treatment in the Acute Trauma Center Setting.
Schwartz-Cowley, Roberta; Stepanik, Mark J.
Topics in Language Disorders, v9 n2 p1-14 Mar 1989
The Shock Trauma Center of the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems instituted a comprehensive speech-language pathology program to provide acute intervention for communicative disorders in a critical/intensive care environment. This article provides a profile of the Center, a review of communicative impairments, and examples of treatment options. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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