Category: TBI Survivor's Stories Written by Survivor
Summary - the cause - the injury - today's quality of life?
Severe car accident died 4x's, had 6 brain surgeries, coma for 3 wks hospital for 2months
Please share your experience at the time you became aware of the injury?
it has taken 3 years for me to realize the changes in my life are from the experience of my accident
Tell about the experience immediately after the injury. Surgery? Coma?
i had 6 brain surgeries, part of left craniotomy removed, 800 stitches to my head, coma or 3wks
Tell us about the hospital stay after the survivor was no longer in a coma
i wish i could remember all but i dont. i have my hospital records but dont understand
Tell us about the time in rehabilitation?
Tell us about coming home!
"Please type some single words that describe how TBI has touched your life. For example: Frightened, confused, sad, etc. Enter as many or as few words as you like. Separate each word with a comma"
Tell us about life today?
it is difficult not remembering things,
What do you want to tell others going through the same process? Treatments, understandings and actions that made a difference?