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Traumatic brain injury (TBI), a form of acquired brain injury, occurs when a sudden trauma causes damage to the brain. TBI can result when the head suddenly and violently hits an object, or when an object pierces the skull and enters brain tissue.
Traumatic Brain Injury can be classified based on severity, mechanism (closed or penetrating head injury), or other features (e.g., occurring in a specific location or over a widespread area). Head injury usually refers to TBI, but is a broader category because it can involve damage to structures other than the brain, such as the scalp and skull.
I was smacked by an anchor 4/12/14....it weighs 20 lbs was 60' behind the boat traveling 26 mph. The anchor was bouncing on top of the water apparently and when I turned it broke free of the water and flew into the boat.Fortunately it hit me and not…Continue
Hello,I have a very close family friend. Really, she's like a daughter to me. She calls me Second Mom. On August 31, she was in a horrendous motorcycle accident. She was on the back when the driver lost control and hit a divider. She was in a coma…Continue
Hey, just wanted to introduce myself a bit as I'm new in the group. I am young but feel as if I'm 80 somedays lol I love to find humor in almost any situation. I feel as though tbi has taught me much about resiliency and about enjoying life. I hope…Continue
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