Category: Traumatic brain injury

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NATIONAL – Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) can be devastating not only to patients but to caregivers as well. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 1.7 million Americans sustain TBIs ranging from mild to severe every year. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE: http://www.biaf.org/documents/Biomarkers-for-TBI.pdf www.trippfirm.com TRIPP LAW FIRM – Personal Injury Law SPEAK TO…

Car accident | BRAIN INJURY | Traumatic Brain Injuries lead to depression | AMA study

More than half of all people who suffer a traumatic brain injury will become depressed in the year after the injury, a rate eight times higher than in the general population, according to a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Only about 45 percent of those who do become depressed are…

Traumatic brain injury from a slip and fall, motorcycle crash, auto accident – Clearwater, Dunedin, Indian Rocks, Largo, Madeira Beach, Palm Harbor, St. Petersburg, Seminole, Treasure Island

The leading cause of a traumatic brain injury are falls (28%) and motor vehicle / motorcycle crashes (20%).  A traumatic brain injury or also known as a TBI is caused by a blow or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the function of the brain. Not all blows or jolts to…