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Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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I thought this book was about the neuroscience of brain injury. PSA: It is not about the neuroscience of brain injury. I'm actually not sure what this book is about, but 15% of the way through decided that whatever it's about, it's not worth reading. Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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One of my favorite painters is George Stubbs (hang on -- there's a point coming.) He did a series of paintings of a lion attacking a beautiful horse. These paintings of horse dying in a really EWWWW ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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[3.5 stars] "Head Cases" was much less clinical than I expected. The book is a collection of anecdotes/case histories that help to humanize traumatic brain injuries for the reader. They're very well ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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These case studies are sorely lacking in narrative arc, and fall flat as a result. Disappointing. Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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While this book tells the tales of real people with brain injuries in a very honest way, it was a bit too real -- the author seemed to select the most horrific cases, and painted their stories in an ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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Brains! I've worked with people who have brain injuries for 20 years and have never ceased to be amazed by ways we hurt ourselves and others, and more powerfully, how we heal from these injuries. This ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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This book is eye-opening. And difficult. I expected it to be about the biology of head injuries - you know, different parts of the brain and how injuries to the different areas cause different ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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Very good look into the endless and diverse challenges that people with brain injuries endure. Something everyone should read because not enough people know about the severity and hardships that ... Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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A little disturbing in some places. Otherwise a very good read. There were some very touching stories in this book as well as some inspiring ones. Read full review

Review: Head Cases: Stories of Brain Injury and Its Aftermath

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great reading experience:) Read full review


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