Patient Resources

Use the following resources for more information about various brain, spinal cord and nervous system disorders.

Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group

The University of Kansas Health System's specialty-trained, multidisciplinary traumatic brain injury care team is dedicated to supporting patients' physical, emotional and functional needs. This program is free and open to anyone who has suffered TBI, their caregivers and loved ones. 

Turning Point

Turning Point helps you cope with chronic illnessThe University of Kansas Health System partners with Turning Point: The Center for Hope and Healing to provides support for chronically ill patients and their families battling cancer, chronic heart failure, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), fibromyalgia, kidney disease, diabetes and other diseases. The organization also works with caregivers to give them knowledge, coping techniques and support beyond care traditionally provided in a hospital setting. Here, patients with serious or chronic illnesses find additional services and programs that address the psychological, social, emotional and physical needs that accompany their illness.

Online health library

We offer an extensive online health library for quick answers and easy-to-understand explanations of different diseases and treatments.