Facts and Figures About Brain Injuries

Brain Injury By The Numbers InfographicA traumatic brain injury (TBI) is caused by a bump, blow, or jolt to the head or a penetrating head injury that disrupts the normal function of the brain. Brain injury can also be caused by disease and birth defects.

The severity of a TBI may range from a mild injury involving a brief change in mental status to a severe injury with an extended period of unconsciousness followed by lasting deficits.

Most of the TBIs that occur every year are mild, and are commonly called concussions. But a severe TBI is a disabling injury requiring treatment with medication as well as ongoing physical and psychological therapy.

Levels of Brain Injury
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Living with brain injury symptoms
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Hawaii Brain Injury Statistics
Concussion risks for TBI
Leading causes of Traumatic Brain Injury
TBI age statistics
Traumatic Brain Injury and emergency rooms
Sports associated with brain injury
More than 50,000 people die every year as a result of TBI

Contact an Experienced Brain Injury Lawyer in Hawaii

If you or someone you love has suffered a traumatic brain injury in an accident in Hawaii, you may have a right to compensation that will be of great assistance to you and your family in the days of recovery and adjustment ahead of you.

The lawyers at Leavitt, Yamane & Soldner have more than 100 combined years of legal experience helping injury victims and families just like yours. To schedule a free consultation with a Honolulu brain injury attorney, call us today or take a moment to submit our online form.

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