An infographic on traumatic brain injury including short term and long term symptoms. Tinnitus is also a result of traumatic brain injury, which is especially common among injured soldiers and veterans.
Behavioral problems of people with traumatic brain injury ranges from emotionally labile (mood swings), depression, and hyperactivity to aggression, sexual inappropriateness, and elopement (running away).
A traumatic injury occurs when the head is subjected to a sudden blow or jolt. The most common injuries are from falls, motor vehicle accidents, and sports. are a contributing factor to a third of all injury-related deaths.
This infographic seeks to raise awareness of the causes, effects and signs of traumatic brain injury. By presenting the information in a visual format our hope is that it will provide an alternative way for people to learn about traumatic brain injury.