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Q:
What is a traumatic brain injury (TBI)?

A:

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when an external force traumatically injuries the brain. Traumatic brain injuries are normally classified into different categories based on how the traumatic brain injury occurred. Below is a list of different types of traumatic brain injuries:

  • Open head injury 
  • Closed head injury 
  • Deceleration Injury 
  • Chemical/Toxic Injury 
  • Hypoxia (Lack of Oxygen) 
  • Tumors 
  • Infections