Types of Brain Injury

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This six-page illustrated handout educates people about different types of brain injury. It provides brief explanations, some accompanied by illustrations, of several types of brain injuries, outlining causes, symptoms, health consequences, and care. It discusses brain injuries due to nerve damage, lack of oxygen, bruising or contusion, epidural hematoma, subdural hematoma, intracerebral hematoma, and cerebral hemorrhage, including subarachnoid hemorrhage, intraventricular hemorrhage, and intracerebral hemorrhage.

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Health Information Translations
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Cerebral hemorrhage, Hematoma, epidural, cranial, Hematoma, subdural, Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2011
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