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SAFETY GUIDELINES TO BE FOLLOWED POST TBI REHABILITATION

Traumatic brain injury also called brain injury or head injury occurs when a blow or jolt to the head results in damage to the brain. TBIs range in severity from mild to severe. While medication and post-hospitalization rehabilitation are vital to ensure the maximum possible recovery of patients affected by TBI, safety guidelines are equally important to avoid further injury. You must keep in mind that once you’ve faced injury in the brain, you have to be doubly careful as the brain is one of the most delicate parts of your body. The regular safety measures to be followed are: Always wear a helmet while riding: Make sure that you wear well-padded helmets whenever you ride pillion. Two-wheelers are at a greater risk of skidding and falling. Fatal falls might result in a blow to your skull and lead to traumatic brain injuries. A helmet will protect you from these unnecessary injuries and a relapse of neurological conditions resulting from TBI. Wear a seatbelt while sitting in the car: A seatbelt keeps you secure inside the car, should a situation of collision arise, especially if you are sitting in the front seat. Even minor blows to your head at this...
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