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Wessex Head Injury Matrix

(WHIM)

The Wessex Head Injury Matrix can be used to assess and monitor recovery of cognitive function patients in various states of consciousness after suffering a severe head injury.

Age range:
16+ years
Publication date:
2000
Qualification level:
B
Forms:
Observational matrix and tasks

Pricing & Ordering

  • WHIM Complete Kit

    0158055233

    Includes Manual and 25 Record Forms in a case

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $113.50

    Qualification Level B

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  • WHIM Manual

    0158055268

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $63.25

    Qualification Level B

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  • WHIM Record Forms

    015805525X

    Pkg of 25

    Pricing and Qualification

    Price: $49.25

    Qualification Level B

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Product Details

The Wessex Head Injury Matrix (WHIM) is a 62-item observational matrix that provides accurate assessment of patients in and emerging from coma and in the vegetative and minimally conscious states.

Benefits

  • Assess the patient and sets goals for rehabilitation from the outset of coma.
  • Collect data by observation and by testing tasks used in everyday life. 
  • Provides a sequential framework of tightly defined categories of observation. 
  • Can be used by any qualified member of a multidisciplinary team.

Features

Designed to pick up minute indices demonstrating recovery and provide objective evidence, the WHIM provides a sequential framework of tightly defined categories of observation covering:

  • Communication ability
  • Cognitive skills
  • Social interaction