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Reliability, validity and clinical usefulness of the BNI fatigue scale in mild traumatic brain injury. / Wäljas, Minna; Iverson, Grant L.; Hartikainen, Kaisa M.; Liimatainen, Suvi; Dastidar, Prasun; Soimakallio, Seppo; Jehkonen, Mervi; Öhman, Juha.

In: BRAIN INJURY, Vol. 26, No. 7-8, 07.2012, p. 972-978.

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Wäljas, M, Iverson, GL, Hartikainen, KM, Liimatainen, S, Dastidar, P, Soimakallio, S, Jehkonen, M & Öhman, J 2012, 'Reliability, validity and clinical usefulness of the BNI fatigue scale in mild traumatic brain injury', BRAIN INJURY, vol. 26, no. 7-8, pp. 972-978. https://doi.org/10.3109/02699052.2012.660511

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Wäljas, M., Iverson, G. L., Hartikainen, K. M., Liimatainen, S., Dastidar, P., Soimakallio, S., ... Öhman, J. (2012). Reliability, validity and clinical usefulness of the BNI fatigue scale in mild traumatic brain injury. BRAIN INJURY, 26(7-8), 972-978. https://doi.org/10.3109/02699052.2012.660511

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Wäljas M, Iverson GL, Hartikainen KM, Liimatainen S, Dastidar P, Soimakallio S et al. Reliability, validity and clinical usefulness of the BNI fatigue scale in mild traumatic brain injury. BRAIN INJURY. 2012 Jul;26(7-8):972-978. https://doi.org/10.3109/02699052.2012.660511

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Wäljas, Minna ; Iverson, Grant L. ; Hartikainen, Kaisa M. ; Liimatainen, Suvi ; Dastidar, Prasun ; Soimakallio, Seppo ; Jehkonen, Mervi ; Öhman, Juha. / Reliability, validity and clinical usefulness of the BNI fatigue scale in mild traumatic brain injury. In: BRAIN INJURY. 2012 ; Vol. 26, No. 7-8. pp. 972-978.

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