Brain Injury or Traumatic Brain Injury happens when an external force traumatically damage the brain. Head Injury can be classified into two according to severity: Close or Penetrating Brain Injury. When we say about Close, the brain is not exposed. The trauma is only within the brain like concussion while penetrating involves external resources such as knife, metal and etc. This two kinds of brain injury is serious and requires immediate treatment.
Brain Injury is one of the major cause of death and disability through out the world, especially in children and young adults. Causes of brain injury include falls, vehicle accidents, and violence. Prevention measures is a must. Wearing helmets and seat belts would be helpful.
Having a brain Injury is really serious because it will affect your whole system. Emotionally, physically... whole system. That's why, if you encounter an accident that involves injury to the brain... immediately call a emergency medical team and brain injury lawyer to fix things up. Remember: avoid touching or moving the victim because this will add injury.