Medical IssuesA traumatic brain injury often damages nerve cells in the brain, which interferes with the way the brain normally works. This can cause any number of medical problems depending on where damage to the brain occurs and the severity of the damage. This section offers information on potential medical issues common following TBI.
- Substance/Alcohol Abuse
- Headaches & Pain
- Respiratory (Breathing)
- Spastic Hypertonia (Spasticity)