An infographic on traumatic brain injury including short term and long term symptoms. Tinnitus is also a result of traumatic brain injury, which is especially common among injured soldiers and veterans.
Traumatic Brain Injury - Brain injuries are generally misunderstood and their impact often underestimated. Here's a useful infographic guide to the causes, effects and clinical implications of a traumatic brain injury.
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.
14 Things People Affected by Traumatic Brain Injury Wish Others Understood
A traumatic injury occurs when the head is subjected to a sudden blow or jolt. The most common injuries are from falls, motor vehicle accidents, and sports. are a contributing factor to a third of all injury-related deaths.
Brain injuries, also known as traumatic brain injuries or TBI's, are very serious. Unfortunately, they occur more often than many people realize. TBIs range from mild to severe, but all are dangerous and can cause medical problems for years.
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).