Draft Evidence Report: Traumatic Brain Injury and Commercial Motor Vehicle Driver Safety (Comprehensive Review)

The purpose of this evidence report is to address several key questions posed by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The FMCSA developed ach of these key questions so that the answers would provide information useful in updating its current medical examination guidelines. The four key questions addressed in this evidence report are: Key Question 1: What is the impact of traumatic brain injury on crash risk/driving performance? Key Question 2: What factors associated with traumatic brain injury are predictive of increased crash risk or poor driving performance? Key Question 3: What is the impact of rehabilitation programs on crash risk/driving performance among individuals with a traumatic brain injury? Key Question 4: What is the likelihood of a future seizure among individuals with a traumatic brain injury who did not experience a seizure at the time of the injury?

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  • Corporate Authors:

    MANILA Consulting Group, Incorporated

    1420 Beverly Road, Suite 220
    McLean, VA  United States  22101

    ECRI Institute

    5200 Butler Pike
    Plymouth Meeting, PA  United States  19462

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 2009-3-30

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Appendices; Bibliography; Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 118p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01140993
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 29 2009 3:58PM