Title: Head Injuries : The Silent Epidemic. signed pbk.
Publisher:  NC Press Limited, Toronto, 1995, ISBN:1550210963
Seller ID: 73606
BREESE-BIAGIONI, Janelle. Head Injuries : The Silent Epidemic . Preface by Christine Lefaivre. Toronto: NC Press Limited, 1995. Pp. -151,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with white spine. "On May 19, 1990, Gerry Breese, a 17-year constable in the RCMP, suffered a serious head injuryin a police motorcycle accident, resulting in mental disabilities and depr ession. Janelle, his wife and mother of their two young children, found herself struggling with lack of information, fatigue and her own depression, as she shouldered the entire family responsibility, including fighting for treatment and compensation. in less than a year, Gerry Breese died of complications from his accident." - from the rear cover. Bump to bottom edge, faint cover creasing, else vg. Signed and inscribed by Breese-Biagioni on the title page. 12.00