Mild traumatic brain injuries in adults - head trauma in adults

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Severe head injury - NHS head trauma in adults


Trauma to the head can cause several types of head and brain injuries, also called traumatic brain injury (TBI). Problems from head injury.

Head injuries are one of the most common causes of disability and death in adults. The injury can be as mild as a bump, bruise (contusion), or cut on the head.

If a head injury causes a mild traumatic brain injury, long-term problems brain injury overall, particularly in older adults and young children.