Presented by Dainy Nhan
Traumatic brain injury
  (TBI) is a complex
  injury with a broad
  spectrum of
  symptoms and
  disabilities.
Highest causes of brain injury:
 Open head Injury,
 Closed Head Injury,
 Chemical/Toxic,
 Hypoxia,
 Tumors,
 Infecti...
 Nausea  (Vomiting)
 Unconsciousness
 Slurred Speech (Speech and language deficits)
 Confusion (Vacant staring)
 Amne...
 Slower   to respond, react and complete
  activities and tasks
 Difficulty focusing attention
 Physical limitations
 ...
Seizures

 coma
 impaired behavior
  and thinking
 death
Medical interventions

 surgery,
 long-term hospitalization
 therapies
    › physical
    › counseling
    › behaviora...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Traumatic Brain Injuries

830 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
830
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
5
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
48
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Traumatic Brain Injuries

  1. 1. Presented by Dainy Nhan
  2. 2. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a complex injury with a broad spectrum of symptoms and disabilities.
  3. 3. Highest causes of brain injury:  Open head Injury,  Closed Head Injury,  Chemical/Toxic,  Hypoxia,  Tumors,  Infections and  Stroke
  4. 4.  Nausea (Vomiting)  Unconsciousness  Slurred Speech (Speech and language deficits)  Confusion (Vacant staring)  Amnesia or other memory problems  Delayed physical or mental responses  Visual disturbances  Difficulty with logic, thinking and reasoning
  5. 5.  Slower to respond, react and complete activities and tasks  Difficulty focusing attention  Physical limitations  Inappropriate social behaviors  Difficulty remembering  Frequently puzzled or challenged by grade level work  Difficulty learning
  6. 6. Seizures   coma  impaired behavior and thinking  death
  7. 7. Medical interventions   surgery,  long-term hospitalization  therapies › physical › counseling › behavioral › occupational › speech

×