An Occupational Therapy Driving Intervention’s Utility for a Combat Veteran

Published: April 15th, 2014

Category: Peer Reviewed Publications

Classen, S., Monahan, M., Canonizado, M., & Winter, S.M. (2014). An occupational therapy driving intervention’s utility for a combat veteran. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 68(4), 405-411.doi: 10.5014/ajot.2014.010041

Synopsis:

After returning to civilian life many combat veterans are injured in motor vehicle collisions, however, little evidence of effective driving interventions exists. In this study combat veteran’s clinical tests and driving performance were compared before and after an occupational therapy driving intervention. Initial study results indicated the intervention was efficacious.