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A Review on Traumatic Brain Injury, Diagnosis and Its Treatment

  title={A Review on Traumatic Brain Injury, Diagnosis and Its Treatment},
  author={Vijay Kumar Kurna},
  journal={Research and reviews: journal of medical and health sciences},
  • Vijay Kumar Kurna
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Research and reviews: journal of medical and health sciences
ABSTRACT Traumatic brain injury is one of the major problems of brain tissue damage, which results, loss of memory, amnesia or may also lead to brain death. One of the major effected country, United States were most of the young people are reported with the brain injury, mainly because of the accidents. This review will mainly focus on current situation on TBI in major countries, its present day research on diagnosis and its treatment. 


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