An infographic on traumatic brain injury including short term and long term symptoms. Tinnitus is also a result of traumatic brain injury, which is especially common among injured soldiers and veterans.
Behavioral problems of people with traumatic brain injury ranges from emotionally labile (mood swings), depression, and hyperactivity to aggression, sexual inappropriateness, and elopement (running away).
14 Things People Affected by Traumatic Brain Injury Wish Others Understood
A traumatic brain injury occurs when the head is subjected to a sudden blow or jolt. The most common injuries are from falls, motor vehicle accidents, and sports. Traumatic brain injuries are a contributing factor to a third of all injury-related deaths.