The CDC website has posted “Heads Up” facts for physicians regarding mild traumatic brain injury (concussions).

GUIDELINE HIGHLIGHTS:

  • MTBI symptoms may appear mild, but can lead to significant, life-long impairment affecting an individual’s ability to function.
  • The term “mild traumatic brain injury” is used interchangeably with the term “concussion”.
  • Symptoms that continue beyond three months may be a sign of post-concussion syndrome.
  • Research indicates that up to 90% of concussions do not involve loss of consciousness (LOC).
  • Young children and the elderly are at high risk.
  • Causes include: falls, car crashes, assaults, and sports.

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At Rosen & Associates, Attorneys at Law, we specialize in helping victims of car or other crashes where injuries to the head may cause concussions or mild traumatic brain injuries.

Our law firm is ready to assist in any legitimate insurance claim, on behalf of those who suffer brain injury or concussion from automobile accidents.

Please call our office for a free consultation: (424) 247-1205