NOVEMBER NEWS IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY
JOURNAL OF HEAD TRAUMA REHABILITATION
A study of health and lifestyle factors in the TBI population associated with mortality suggested the most important factor is long-term survival was independence in mobility. Another big difference was in community participation. This study shows the need for longer and more detailed study of health and lifestyle factors in the TBI population. By identifying modifiable risk factors, we can develop strategies for prevention and early intervention to reduce death and improve the lives of individuals and caregivers.
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