Monday, November 28, 2011

Controversy over US Military Traumatic Brain Injury Cognitive Assessment

Today, NPR's All Things Considered will be airing a report it prepared with ProPublica about problems with the US military's approach to testing the cognitive function of individuals.

Here is a link to a ProPublica article about the issue:

Testing Program Fails Soldiers

An audio link and a transcript of the report will likely be made available by NPR on the All Things Considered website after it airs.

The ProPublica report includes links to a number of documents about the issue, for those interested in looking deeper into the controversy.

ADDENDUM: The NPR story can be listened to and/or downloaded at this link: Listen here.


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Anthony Risser said...

Dear Anonymous,

I can and will publish your comment if you resend it minus the names of the individuals. Thank you.