Traumatic Brain Injury By Patrick Malone

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is an insult to the brain caused by an external physical force that produces a diminished or altered state of consciousness. This results in an impairment of cognitive (thinking) abilities or physical functioning. It can also result in the behavioral or emotional problems. Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death and disability in children and young adults. Shaken Baby Syndrome is a form of traumatic brain injury.

This article discusses the symptoms of traumatic brain injury, how the brain gets hurt, resources for victims and families, and tips for talking to a lawyer if someone was at fault in causing the brain injury.

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