Frequently Asked Questions
What happens to the brain at the point of injury?
What happens immediately after TBI?
What is meant by “severity of injury”?
How long does recovery take?
How is recovery measured right after injury?
What are the typical long-term effects?
How are thinking and other aspects of cognition affected?
How are mood and behavior affected?
What other changes are likely?
Why are we poor at predicting outcome?
What can I do to help the process of recovery?
What is mild TBI?
What problems emerge with a mild TBI?
How does TBI differ for those injured as children?
What should schools know to help children with TBI?
How often does TBI happen?
Who is the typical person with TBI?
What is the course for people with mild TBI?
What is the course for people with moderate-to-severe TBI?
What should be accomplished through treatment programs?