Health Links: Brain Injury
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Brain Injury Association of America
Brain Trauma Foundation (BTF)
Headway: The Brain Injury Association
Glasgow Coma Scale aims to give a reliable, objective way of recording the conscious state of a person for initial as well as subsequent assessment and is based on a 15 point scale for estimating and categorizing the outcomes of brain injury.
International Brain Injury Association (IBIA)
National Neurotrauma Society
Developed by Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, it is one of the most widely used rehabilitation tools which identifies patterns of recovery for people with closed-head injury.
Traumatic Brain Injury National Data Center (TBINDC)