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By On April 30th, 2020

Preliminary results from Brookhaven’s Brain Injury Screening Tool

Based on a review of the data, Brookhaven leadership have gleaned the following information:
38 patients presenting with BH/SUD issues were screened using our brain injury screening tool from 3/21/20 to 4/27/20.
29 patients screened positive for acquired brain injury
While this is not a diagnostic tool, we can communicate that 76.3% of patients presenting for MH/SA treatment, in our preliminary data set, have screened positive for acquired brain injury (ABI).
Of those who screened positive:

 

Results like these are used by Brookhaven’s staff to more appropriately treat our patient population.

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