Return-to-Learn: A Post-Concussion Academic Recovery Program at the U.S. Air Force Academy.

Return-to-Learn: A Post-Concussion Academic Recovery Program at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Mil Med. 2018 Mar 14;: Authors: Johnson BR, McGinty GT, Jackson JC, Ramsey TM, Hjalber M, Hill CCTE, D'Lauro CJ PMID: 29547933 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Military Medicine - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Mil Med Source Type: research

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