Scott Blair

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Brain Injury Law a Proud Sponsor of the Future of Health Speaker Series by Dr. David Eagleman

Posted by Scott Blair on Feb 26, 2020 1:35:46 PM

Brain Injury Law is excited to announce its sponsorship of the Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) lecture series. ISB is partnering with Town Hall Seattle to organize a series of events surrounding crucial topics in healthcare and science.

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Why Haven’t I Heard About Pituitary Injuries Before?

Posted by Scott Blair on Mar 13, 2018 2:32:00 PM

With 2.5 million emergency room visits in the US each year for traumatic brain injury related injuries, why have we not been aware of pituitary problems sooner?

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How Do Doctors Confirm A Pituitary Gland Injury?

Posted by Scott Blair on Feb 28, 2018 11:54:14 AM

A pituitary gland injury sustained from a traumatic brain injury (TBI) can cause serious repercussions for the victim of a brain injury. However, identifying whether or not damage to the pituitary has been sustained due to a brain injury is not a simple task. To determine whether or not someone has sustained a pituitary injury, one of several different tests must be performed.

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How The Pituitary Gland Is Damaged During a Brain Injury

Posted by Scott Blair on Feb 13, 2018 2:09:02 PM

We are all familiar with the mechanics of a whiplash injury, often experienced during a car accident. Whiplash injuries and others falls or blows to the head can damage your brain, causing what is called a “coup-contrecoup” brain injury. A coup-contrecoup occurs when both the side of the head that was struck as well as the side of the head opposite the blow are injured.

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