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Brain Injuries consist of damage to the brain due to impact, pressure or bleeding.

Types of Brain Injuries

  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Intracerebral Hematoma
  • Intraventricular Hemorrhage
  • Linear Skull Fracture
  • Depressed Skull Fracture
  • Basilar Skull Fracture
  • Contusions/Coup-Countrecoup
  • Diffuse Axonal Injury (DAI)
  • Hypoxia and Hypotensions
  • Ischemia
  • Cerebral Edema – resulting in increased intracranial pressure
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Second Impact Syndrome
  • Penetrating TBI
  • Closed TBI