Paul Pasquina, MD, on Brain Injury in Military Personnel
In this podcast, Paul Pasquina, MD, from the Uniformed Services University of the Health and Sciences, discusses the perspective of the Department of Defense regarding concussion, managing concussion and other traumatic brain injuries in military personnel, and the treatment options for individuals with concussion.
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Paul F. Pasquina, MD, is a professor and department chair of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and is chief of the Department of Rehabilitation at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland.