Proving A Head And Brain Injury

WHAT EVIDENCE IS NEEDED TO PROVE A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY? It can be beneficial to submit the following into evidence to prove a head and brain injury: Accident report Scene photographs Ambulance/EMT records and interviews ER records Medical records  Prior medical records Educational records Employment records Drug use history, long term prescription abuse (with brain injuries all the psychiatric evidence will be considered relevant such as arrest and conviction records, employment records) Before vs. after evidence (must show the difference between before the injury and after the injury)  Accident witnesses Collateral witnesses Corroborative medical records  PROVING DAMAGES IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN [...]

Proving A Head And Brain Injury2020-02-12T13:43:50-08:00

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;  Any loss of memory for events immediately before or after the accident;  Any alteration in mental state at the time of the accident (eg, feeling dazed, disoriented, or confused); and  Focal neurological deficit(s) that may or may not be transient; but where the severity of [...]

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