Over My Head: A Doctor's Own Story of Head Injury from the Inside Looking Out

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Andrews McMeel Pub., 1998 - Biography & Autobiography - 239 pages
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Locked inside a brain-injured head looking out at a challenging world is the premise of this extraordinary autobiography, which describes the rebuilding of a shattered self. Since the author's view is unique and often wacky, dispel the notion that this story is either somber or a medical diary of ailments. It is, in fact, quite entertaining.

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User Review  - Dawn94 - LibraryThing

I found this memoir written by a brain-injured doctor to be very moving. She did an excellent job of describing her life before, then after, being hit by a vehicle while riding a bike. It was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

A truly insightful look into the world of traumatic brain injury. I now have much more respect for the head-injured, their trials, and their triumphs. The only downside to this book was that I could ... Read full review

About the author (1998)

Osborn is an Associate Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine at MSU.

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