The Epidemiology and Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Brief Overview

  title={The Epidemiology and Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Brief Overview},
  author={J. Langlois and Wesley Rutland-Brown and M. M. Wald},
  journal={Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation},
  • J. Langlois, Wesley Rutland-Brown, M. M. Wald
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation
  • Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is an important public health problem in the United States and worldwide. The estimated 5.3 million Americans living with TBI-related disability face numerous challenges in their efforts to return to a full and productive life. This article presents an overview of the epidemiology and impact of TBI. 
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