The Development of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness and Litigation
J.B. Dilsheimer, Esq.
Traumatic Brain Injury (“TBI”) is a contributing factor to an estimated 1/3 of all injury-related deaths in the United States. Every year, roughly 1.5 million individuals sustain a TBI. Approximately 75% of these are classified as a “mild” traumatic brain injury (“MTBI”) involving concussion. MTBI has been termed a “silent epidemic,” because, until recently…