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Brain injuries

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Acquired Brain Injury - Brain Foundation

Acquired Brain Injury (Brain Injury, Head Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, TBI) Description Brain injury includes a complex group of medical and surgical problems that are caused by trauma to the head

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Traumatic Brain Injury - Brain Foundation

Traumatic Brain Injury See Acquired Brain Injury 2012 Research Applicant Essay Sandy Shultz 2012 Research Applicant Essay Cathy Catroppa DISCLAIMER: The information provided is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient / site visitor and his / her existing health care professionals

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Acquired brain injury - Better Health Channel

The long-term effects of brain injury will be different for each person and can range from mild to profound.

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Acquired brain injury | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

An acquired brain injury can have a lasting impact on a persons ability to move, communicate, think and remember, and can affect their life, work and relationships.

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Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Acquired brain injury - children

An acquired brain injury refers to any damage to the brain that occurs after birth

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Acquired brain injury in children & teens | Raising Children Network

Acquired brain injury (ABI) is brain damage that happens after birth. Life with ABI can be challenging, but health professionals will support your child.

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Abusive Head Trauma (AHT) | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Abusive Head Trauma (AHT) is a form of non-accidental brain injury

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Concussion - Brain Foundation

Concussion (See also Acquired Brain Injury) Description Concussion is used to describe a minor head injury that is not usually life-threatening

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Coma - Brain Foundation

Coma (See also Acquired Brain Injury, Stroke) Description Coma is a state of unconsciousness in which a patient does not react with the surrounding environment

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Concussion - myDr.com.au

Concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury that results in sudden onset of neurological symptoms that resolve spontaneously over a varying period of time.

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