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Help yourself prepare for the NCLEX by knowing these warning signs after head injury: Learn how to prevent head injuries and what signs and symptoms to look for within the first 24 hours.

This is my behavioral/ specific learning disability pin. This is a helpful pin to have because not only does it show what signs to look for in a traumatic brain injury but also how to accommodate these students. Since I also plan on coaching a sport, it is very important to know what to look for.

Quick resource for individuals working with clients with TBI including physical and emotional signs, and ways to modify personal behavior

If you hit your head, here's when you should see the doctor [infographic] - Matador Network

If you hit your head, here’s when you should see the doctor [infographic]

Hve you seen HBOs The Crash Reel? It’s an amazing documentary about Kevin Pearce and the traumatic brain injury (TBI) he survived with the help of doctors, family and friends.

Brain Injury Explained #infographic This makes a lot of sense. I know my attention span has been short since I hit the tree back in SQUIRREL!

Brain injuries are very common in society. It is a smart idea to keep yourself educated on the subject, as many minor brain injuries are looked over at the time of the incident. Dizziness, sleeping problems, and blurred vision are some symptoms of a

Indications of a head injury. Pinned by SOS Inc. Resources.  Follow all our boards at http://Pinterest.com/sostherapy for therapy resources.

A head injury is any trauma to the scalp, skull, or brain. The injury may be only a minor bump on the skull or a serious brain injury. Head injury can be either closed or open (penetrating). A clos…

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Scary statistics about concussions

Behavioral problems of people with TBI complicate recover. The list of behavioral dysfunction ranges from emotionally labile (mood swings), depression, and hyperactivity to aggression, sexual inappropriateness, and elopement (running away). Even lack of activity, or initation, can be a behavioral problem. In addition, psychological reactions to traumatic brain injury as well as predisposition to psychiatric abnormalities can be factors in behavorial complications.

Behavioral problems of people with traumatic brain injury ranges from emotionally labile (mood swings), depression, and hyperactivity to aggression, sexual inappropriateness, and elopement (running away).

Increased ICP Symptoms (0 - 15) = Normal Ranges **Any patient that becomes acutely unconscious, regardless of the cause should be suspected of having ↑ ICP** Causes: · Mass lesion (tumor) · Cerebral edema: o Can lead to SIADH or DI o Do NOT lay flat (might have edema in brain) o Reaches peak in 2 – 4 days, then subsides unless there is underlying pathology (cancer, DM, etc.) o Treatment: § Mannitol § Hypertonic Saline § Surgery (depending on cause trauma v. brain tumor) · NOT done if…

Increased ICP Symptoms - = Normal Ranges **Any patient that becomes acutely unconscious, regardless of the cause should be suspected of having ↑ ICP** Causes: · Mass lesion (tumor) · Cerebral edema: o Can lead to SIADH or DI o Do NOT lay flat.

Traumatic Brain Injuries: What You Need To Know

What You Need to Know About Traumatic Brain Injuries. An Infographic created by a Michigan Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer.

It is important for active children to know the signs of a head injury of concussion.  We need to educate our students about head injuries and how to prevent them from occurring and how to treat them.

It is important for active children to know the signs of a head injury of concussion. We need to educate our students about head injuries and how to prevent them from occurring and how to treat them.

Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Our new TBI and PTSD feature includes information and resources to help you learn more about what exactly PTSD and TBI are, what happens when they co-occur, how they can impact lives and families, and what can be done to treat their effects.

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