This infographic seeks to raise awareness of the causes, effects and signs of traumatic brain injury. By presenting the information in a visual format our hope is that it will provide an alternative way for people to learn about traumatic brain injury.
Forward Head and Neck Forward head posture and shoulders rounded forward are common signs of this set of muscle imbalances. For every inch your head moves forward out of alignment from your shoulders, your neck effectively carries an additional ten pounds
Health History Assessment: “SAMPLE” In general, do not obtain a detailed history until life-threatening injuries have been identified and therapy has been initiated. The secondary survey is essentially a head-to-toe assessment of progress, vital signs, e
Increased ICP Symptoms - = Normal Ranges **Any patient that becomes acutely unconscious, regardless of the cause should be suspected of having ↑ ICP** Causes: · Mass lesion (tumor) · Cerebral edema: o Can lead to SIADH or DI o Do NOT lay flat.
Our new TBI and PTSD feature includes information and resources to help you learn more about what exactly PTSD and TBI are, what happens when they co-occur, how they can impact lives and families, and what can be done to treat their effects.