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).
A traumatic 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. are a contributing factor to a third of all injury-related deaths.
5 steps to speed recovery from concussions and traumatic brain injury