Traumatic Brain Injury

Chronic Pain Associated With Traumatic Brain Injury: Causes and Management

Chronic Pain Associated With Traumatic Brain Injury: Causes and Management

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Although more than three-quarters of TBI cases are mild with rapid symptom resolution, some people suffer persistent debilitation and pain.

Opioid Use Low Among Veterans With Recent Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosis

Opioid Use Low Among Veterans With Recent Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosis

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Opioid use was shown to be relatively low in veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan with recently diagnosed traumatic brain injuries, but approximately one-quarter of those who initiated opioids were chronic users.

The Risks and Benefits of Decompressive Craniectomy in Traumatic Brain Injury

The Risks and Benefits of Decompressive Craniectomy in Traumatic Brain Injury

Careful selection of surgical candidates can have an impact on neurologic recovery and quality of life.

Acupuncture for Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Headache and Pain

Acupuncture for Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Headache and Pain

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Acupuncture is more effective than standard care in relieving TBI-associated headaches and pain.

Long-Term Impact of TBI-related headache

Long-Term Impact of TBI-related headache

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Thirty-five percent of participants reported new or worsening headache at 5 years post-injury.

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