Journal article

Predictors of participation and quality of life following major traumatic injuries in childhood: a systematic review

Mardee Greenham, Edith Botchway, Sarah Knight, Bruce Bonyhady, Emma Tavender, Adam Scheinberg, Vicki Anderson, Frank Muscara

Disability and Rehabilitation | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2020

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Review the literature on predictors of participation and quality of life in children and young people who sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI), spinal cord injury (SCI), and/or multi-trauma in a motor vehicle or other accident or trauma. DESIGN: This systematic review was conducted and reported in line with the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA). The protocol was registered on PROSPERO (registration number CRD42020131698). Electronic databases were searched for studies published between January 2000 and August 2020. Prospective and retrospective cohort studies were considered and risk of bias was assessed using the Quality In Prognosis ..

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