Author: P. Christopher Guedri, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney
In recent years, we have vastly improved our understanding of the short and long term effects of traumatic brain injuries. Evolving medical practices and controversy around professional sports leagues have kept this issue in the public eye and at the center of public debate. Now, a new study suggests that traumatic brain injury (TBI) may be damaging in yet another way; it may be preventing its victims from getting or keeping a job.
The University of Oklahoma Medical School recently completed a study comparing 67 veterans who suffered a TBI to 67 similar veterans who did not. It sought to determine what physical and psychological effects continued to plague…Read more