Medical Concerns Associated with Disorders of Consciousness
As with any injury or illness, there are special medical concerns associated with brain injury. This section will help address those concerns and train you on how to handle them should they arise.
Blood Clotting issue: Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Storming- read more
Abnormal Muscle Tone issue: Spasticity
Abnormal Bone Growth issue: Heterotrophic Ossification (HO)
Assessing Pain: FLACC Scale
When to Call a Doctor for a Person with a Brain Injury
There are specific medical concerns that require the attention of your doctor.
For more information, click HERE.