Traumatic Brain Injury Symptoms

What are traumatic brain injury symptoms? The large number of possible traumatic brain injury symptoms makes the injury difficult to really understand.  Having any combination of these symptoms may be indicative of a TBI. Common symptoms include: NEUROLOGICAL SYMPTOMS: Nausea, dizziness, balance, headaches, fatigue, sleep disturbance, musculoskeletal issues such as TMJ, neck and back pain.   [...]

Traumatic Brain Injury Symptoms2020-01-29T23:25:34-08:00

Medical Testing For A Head Injury Or Traumatic Brain Injury

The medical testing for a head injury or traumatic brain injury includes the following: The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) for Head Injury The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is a neurological scale used to objectively record the conscious state of a person, often by first responders to head injuries to determine level of consciousness.  However, it [...]

Medical Testing For A Head Injury Or Traumatic Brain Injury2020-01-29T13:35:12-08:00

What Is A Mild Traumatic Brain Injury?

MILD TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY (mTBI) The American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine defines a mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) as:   A patient with mild traumatic brain injury is a person who has had a traumatically induced physiological disruption of brain function, as manifested by at least one of the following:  Any period of loss of consciousness;  [...]

What Is A Mild Traumatic Brain Injury?2020-01-21T22:38:27-08:00