Here are some videos on brain injury.
Traumatic Brain Injury part 2: Further learnings about TBI including what happens when there is an increase in pressure inside your skull. Dr Yao will also touch on what occurs when a brain tumour develops.
Brain Injury outcomes part 2: Learn the difference between a mild, moderate and severe traumatic brain injury. What are the meanings of the letters GCS, PTA, CT and MRI?
Dr. Jennifer Yao, MD, FRCPC
Dr. Jennifer Yao graduated from UBC Medical School in 1997 and completed her specialist training in 2002 with the UBC Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She is a UBC Clinical Assistant Professor and works on the Acquired Brain Injury Program and the Adolescent Young Adult Program at GF Strong Rehab Centre. Dr. Yao also serves as a consulting physiatrist at Vancouver Hospital.
Dr. Yao has a strong interest in medical education and is currently pursuing a Masters in Medical Education through the University of Dundee. Her clinical and research interests include stroke and brain injury rehabilitation and cancer rehabilitation. She is an active member of the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
BC Cancer Agency links you to websites with information about brain tumors and cancers that affect the Central Nervous System
Headlines Newsletters for people who have a brain tumour
Brainline a site from the United States that provides a full range of information about traumatic brain injury
Understanding Brain Injury (www.braininjury101.org) - videos cover the basics of the brain and brain injury - produced by Shepherd Center and KPKinteractive in collaboration with the American Trauma Society, the Brain Injury Association of America and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
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