Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Sleep and Sleep Impairment in Victims of Traumatic Brain Injury

Natan Gadoth 1 , *
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1 The Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: April 2018, 5 (2); e65864
  • Published Online: April 21, 2018
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: January 3, 2018
  • Revised: February 21, 2018
  • Accepted: March 3, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/mejrh.65864

To Cite: Gadoth N. Sleep and Sleep Impairment in Victims of Traumatic Brain Injury, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2018 ; 5(2):e65864. doi: 10.5812/mejrh.65864.

Abstract
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1. Context
2. Treatment
3. Conclusions
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