Executive Dysfunction & Suicide: An Exploration Of Risk Factors In Traumatically Brain Injured Veterans
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This is a study to learn more about traumatic brain injury (TBI) and suicidal behaviors. The purpose of this research is to find out more about the issues related to these conditions. This study seeks to explore the relationship between executive dysfunction and suicidal behavior in an outpatient population.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 74 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
outpatient veterans with a history of traumatic brain injury
Diagnosis of traumatic brain injury, history of suicidal behavior.
Currently receiving care through the Eastern Colorado Health Care System (ECHCS) Denver VA TBI Interdisciplinary Team.
History of other significant neurological disease.
Diagnosis of Schizophrenia.
Test of Memory Malingering (TOMM) performance lower than 50%.
Behavior which could be described as Substance Abuse in the 7 days prior to participation.
Current guardianship or mention of recommendation for guardianship in medical chart within the past six months.
Inability to read the informed consent document.
Inability to adequately respond to questions regarding the informed consent procedure.