From returning war veterans to professional athletes or even a patient with what seems like a simple bump on the head,¬†traumatic brain injury¬†is often misunderstood. ¬†On¬†Saturday, Feb. 8, at 9 a.m. CT,¬†Michael Link, M.D., and¬†Allen Brown, M.D., will give us the definition of traumatic brain injury,¬†explain how the injuries are diagnosed and treated, and address how long it can take to recover. Join us for the next program when we discuss this and much more.
In the video below, Dr. Brown provides background information about traumatic brain injury.
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