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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.
Hey all. I am coming to this form to try and find help or advice on some problems that I have been having. First a little back story.I was involved in a motorcycle accident where I was diagnosed…Continue
I'm new to the group, my accident happened 6/02/2012, I still have shoulder pain that goes down to my elbow, neck pain and headaches most of the time, I'm doing better most days, just having trouble…Continue
Roughly seven years ago I was involved in a bad accident. One of the results was a substantial subdural hematoma (a bad brain bleed) requiring a craniotomy and subsequent shunt placement.I realize…Continue
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My son who is still not fully awake has starting this jumping. He kind of stiffing up and shake. He does it a lot. When he was in rehab he was doing it. They did an EEG that measure the brain wav…
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