Common causes of brain injury include:

Anoxic events

  • Drug Overdose
  • Electrical Shock
  • Heart Failure
  • Industrial Chemical Exposure
  • Kidney Failure
  • Near Drowning or Strangulation

Brain Disorders

Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Assaults
  • Brain surgery
  • Falls
  • Gun shot wounds
  • Improvised Explosive Devices (IED)
  • Motor Vehicle and Bicycle Accidents
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Sports / Recreational Injuries
  • Work-Related Accidents

Stroke or Cerebrovascular Accidents (CVA)

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)




Learn about the brain at the links below:

How Your Brain Works



brain lobes