Information in Spanish

This page contains links to traumatic brain injury information available in Spanish. (Esta página contiene enlaces a información de la lesión cerebral traumática disponible en español.)

Understanding TBI Part 1: What happens to the brain during injury and in the early stages of recovery from TBI?
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Understanding TBI Part 2: Brain injury impact on individuals’ functioning
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Understanding TBI Part 3: The Recovery Process
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Understanding TBI Part 4: The impact of a recent TBI on family members and what they can do to help with recovery
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Couples’ Relationships after Traumatic Brain Injury

This factsheet will help couples understand some of the common changes they may notice in their relationship after TBI. Also, suggestions are given for ways that couples can address some of the more difficult changes they are experiencing. Spanish version (en español)

Alcohol & TBI

Alcohol use and TBI are closely related. Up to two-thirds of people with TBI have a history of alcohol abuse or risky drinking. Spanish version (en español)

Balance Problems & TBI
People with traumatic brain injury (TBI) commonly report problems with balance. Spanish version (en español)

Depression

Depression is a feeling of sadness, loss, despair or hopelessness that does not get better over time and is overwhelming enough to interfere with daily life. Spanish version (en español)

Sexuality

Changes in sexual functioning are common after TBI. Spanish version (en español)

Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Cognitive Problems
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Driving
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Emotional Problems
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Fatigue
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Headaches
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Returning to School
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Seizures
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Sleep
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

Vegetative & Minimally Conscious States
This information sheet is written for consumers through a collaboration between the Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) and the TBI Model Systems of Care. Spanish version (en español)

MEDLINEplus: Head and Brain Injuries This easy to use website of the National Library of Medicine provides links to articles, research reports, and organizations covering various aspects of head and brain injuries. Some information is available in Spanish.

Lesión Cerebral Traumática información del Instituto Nacional de Trastornos Neurológicos y Accidentes Cerebrovasculares de los Institutos Nacionales de Salud (Traumatic Brain Injury information from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health)

Bienvenidos a BrainLine. Somos un sitio de Internet dedicado a informar el público sobre la prevención y el tratamiento de las lesiones cerebrales traumáticas (traumatismos cerebrales o Traumatic Brain Injury/TBI en inglés). También brindamos recursos para las personas que viven con una lesión cerebral y sus familiares. Nuestra misión es ofrecer información confiable, y crear una comunidad fuerte para apoyar a todas las personas afectadas por estas heridas.

Atención: Prevención de Lesiones Cerebrales de los Centros para el Control y Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC) y la Asociación Americana de Trauma Cerebral (Heads Up:  Preventing Brain Injuries (PDF) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Brain Injury Association of America)

Entender Lesión Cerebral: Guía para los Empleadores De la Clínica Mayo ha preparado un folleto de 28 páginas para los empleadores para ayudar a un empleado con una discapacidad a lograr el éxito profesional. (Understanding Brain Injury: Guide for Employers (PDF) Mayo Clinic has prepared a 28-page booklet for employers to help an employee with a disability achieve vocational success.)