traumatic brain injury

Reducing intracranial pressure in patients with traumatic brain injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) refers to blunt or penetrating head injury that disrupts normal brain functioning, causing impaired thinking and memory, personality changes, and possible sensory and motor changes. Some people recover completely with no cognitive deficits;…
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What your patient would like you to know about TBI

Communication and compassion are key to facilitating recovery. By Holly Carpenter, BSN, RN Staff Sergeant Sarah Zimmerman, United States Army, suffered a moderate traumatic brain injury (TBI) last…

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