Author Archives: Matt Dolman

Defective Products Can Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates1 that approximately 1.7 million people in the United States sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI) each year. While the majority of these injuries are caused by falls, sports injuries, … Continue reading

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Rollover Accidents Can Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries

The forces involved in a motor vehicle accident can be tremendous. Cars, trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles consistently travel at speeds faster than the human body was designed to travel, and the body is simply not equipped to deal with … Continue reading

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Construction Site Accidents Can Often Result in Traumatic Brain Injuries

The construction industry consistently ranks as one of the most dangerous industries in which to work. By definition, construction sites are “works in progress,” with unfinished structures, open excavations, open heights, and heavy machinery at every turn. In addition, much … Continue reading

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The Role of Assumption of the Risk In Sports-Related TBI’s

Florida’s famously warm and sunny climate allows residents to engage in sports and other outdoor activities year-round. As a result, many school-age children and adults alike keep busy and fit by engaging in both organized competitive and less formal “pick-up” … Continue reading

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Bicycle Accidents Can Cause Traumatic Brain Injuries and Long-Term Medical Issues

Florida’s famously mild climate allows residents and visitors to ride bicycles year-round, and you would be hard pressed to go a day without seeing a bicyclist on the streets of any given Florida city. While using a bicycle to get … Continue reading

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What Types Of Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Be Caused At Birth?

Traumatic brain injuries (or TBIs) can have serious complications and cause challenges for victims at any age. However, some brain injury victims never get to experience life without brain damage and resulting medical conditions. This is because many types of … Continue reading

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The Devastating Effects of a Severe Brain Injury

Statistics show1 that an estimated 1.7 million individuals in the United States suffer some degree of traumatic brain injury (TBI) on an annual basis. These injuries can range from a minor concussion to a severe and permanently debilitating condition. For … Continue reading

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Advances In Detecting and Treating Traumatic Brain Injuries

In modern times, advanced tools and techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) makes detecting traumatic brain injury possible. Without this revolutionary medical equipment, we’d likely have to rely on the keen eye of a doctor … Continue reading

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Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Result in Long-Term Complications

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), an estimated 1.7 million people sustain a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) each year.1 TBIs occur when a head injury results in a disruption in normal brain … Continue reading

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Traumatic Brain Injuries in Sports

When you decide to play a sport, you are generally accepting that game play has the chance to result in certain types of injury, such as fractures, sprains, strains, and more. Such acceptance is referred to in legal terms as … Continue reading

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