Traumatic Brain Injury Resources
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TBI RESOURCES FOR PROVIDERS

   
DCoE Traumatic Brain Injury Information
Resources include fact sheets, clinical practice guidelines, and pockets guides about TBI.
DCoE Monthly Webinar Information and Archives: Monthly webinars on a variety of topics related to psychological health and TBI. View podcasts, register for upcoming sessions, and earn free CE!
   
Neuroimaging following mTBI in the Non-Deployed Setting Clinical Recommendation
Offers guidance for Military Health System providers as a standard approach for imaging from the acute through chronic stages following mTBI in the non-deployed setting.
Clinical Support Tools to Treat Dizziness Symptoms
Tools provide differentiation between the types of dizziness so providers can accurately categorize patients' symptoms and provide a focused assessment. (pdf) Reference Card | Clinical Recommendation | Training Slides
   
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Pocket Guide
Guides health care professionals on treating and managing service members and veterans with mTBI. Includes recommendations for cognitive rehabilitation for mild TBI, patient education materials, and patient symptom scales. (pdf)
Mild TBI Web-Based Case Studies - Free CE!
Case studies for providers to improve their knowledge of TBI-related issues and care for service members coping with mTBI. Continuing education units are available to health care professionals, such as nurses. (Free registration required)
   
ICD-9 Coding Guidance for TBI Pocket Card
Reference tool that ensures that TBIs are consistently and accurately documented and tracked. Synthesizes the coding guidance contained in the MHS Coding Guidance: Appendix G – Special Guidance on TBI Coding. (pdf)
Gulf War and Health - Volume 7: Long-Term Consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury
Seventh in a series of congressionally mandated reports from the National Academies Press on Gulf War veterans' health, this volume evaluates TBI and its association with long-term health effects.
   
Research Updates
Research updates from Brainline.org on all current research regarding TBI, from cognitive symptoms to brain injury rehabilitation.
Video and Multimedia
Short videos from Brainline.org with physicians and military personnel that cover such topics as developing individualized TBI treatment plans and providing care during the transition from the DoD to the VA.
   
TBI Treatment
Covers treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury, from the treatment continuum, to programs, to medications, to alternative medicines - from the Brain Injury Association of America.
 
 

TBI RESOURCES FOR SERVICE MEMBERS, VETERANS, & THEIR FAMILIES

   
AfterDeployment.org - eBook: mTBI
Many tools to learn more about mTBI, strategies for handling the frustrations that go with this kind of injury, and opportunities to hear from others who have struggled with this challenge.
BrainlineMilitary.org
provides military-specific information and resources on traumatic brain injury to veterans, service members in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, National Guard, Reserve, and their families
   
Brain Injury FAQs
Answers to questions frequently asked by those living with Traumatic Brain Injury, from the Brain Injury Association of America.
Resource Directory
Interactive map that locates military traumatic brain injury services by city, state, or zip code - from Brainline.org.
   
About Brain Injury
Basic overview about brain injury, including definitions of relevant terms, types, common causes and outcomes, severity scales, and tips to aid recovery - From the Brain Injury Association of America.