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Recovery After Brain Injury: Mayo Clinic Radio

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 2-8-2014 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., discussed the [...]

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MAYO CLINIC RADIO

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 [...]

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Traumatic Brain Injury Explained

Dr. William Freeman, the Neurologic Critical Care Director at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, explains traumatic brain injury.

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TBI or Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury is usually the result of a sudden, violent blow to the head — which causes the brain to collide with the inside of the skull. This collision can bruise the brain, tear nerve fibers and cause bleeding. The severity of traumatic brain injury can vary greatly. A [...]

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Electronic Media Helping Brain Injury Patients

The road back to health for people with traumatic brain injury (TBI) is tough and can be even more difficult for those living in remote rural areas. So, Mayo Clinic and collaborators including the Departments of Health in Minnesota and Iowa, Regional Health in South Dakota, and Sanford Health in North Dakota, will be studying and [...]

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Traumatic Brain Injuries Could Be More Common Than Previously Thought

The incidence of traumatic brain injury is likely greater than has been estimated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), according to researchers at Mayo Clinic who used a newly refined system for classifying injuries.  Click here to view the news release. Soundbites and broll of study author, [...]

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