Season 2 Episode 5
Traumatic Brain Injury
In this episode we will discuss a closed head traumatic brain injury.
Our guest is Jean Marie, a co-host of PodcastDX. Jean sustained a closed head mild TBI while on active duty in the U.S. Army.
Although there are several types of TBI, closed head injury is the most common type. Usually this is in the form of a concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury. A moderate TBI where the patient loses consciousness from 20 minutes to 6 hours is the type discussed in this episode. A severe TBI is defined as a patient unconscious for greater than 6 hours