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What is the definition of traumatic brain injury?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience in Integrative Medicine
ForcefulBrain injury: Traumatic brain injury (tbi) is a nondegenerative, noncongenital insult to the brain from an external mechanical force, possibly leading to permanent or temporary impairment of cognitive, physical, and psychosocial functions, with an associated diminished or altered state of consciousness. The definition of tbi has not been consistent and tends to vary according to specialties and circumstances.
Answered on Dec 14, 2017
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