Brain Injury in the Elderly

Brain Injury In the Elderly – 601

Brain Injury In the Elderly – 601

Part 1 of 2 in the series Brain Injury in the Elderly

Gordon Johnson:        One of my concerns as a brain injury advocate as we go forward is the risk of head injury to elderly people. We’re going to have more and more elderly and the elderly have relatively severe results. What are the concerns with respect to elderly and head injury? Dr. Erin Bigler:            Well, as(…)

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Preventing Brain Injury Falls – 602

Preventing Brain Injury Falls – 602

Part 2 of 2 in the series Brain Injury in the Elderly

Gordon Johnson:        Falls I think have now gotten to the point where they are a larger cause of traumatic brain injury than cars. We’re making our cars safer. Unfortunately we’re not working as hard to prevent falls. How important is the goal of making our surfaces more safe, as we go forward? Dr. Erin Bigler:           (…)

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