Can You Get an Aortic Tear from a Car Accident?

Can You Get an Aortic Tear from a Car Accident?

Car accidents can wreak havoc on the human body, damaging the skeletal system, soft tissue, organs, and brain, among other things. Even when someone survives the impact and trauma of the accident itself, there can be long-term conditions that need continued medical care and treatment.  An aortic tear is among the most dangerous heart conditions… Read more »

These Are the Most Common Internal Injuries After a Car Accident

These Are the Most Common Internal Injuries After a Car Accident

Though internal injuries are not all serious, they are often considered silent killers because they are not visible and can have delayed symptoms. As a result, victims with internal injuries may refuse emergency medical care and simply go home after an accident, assuming they are fine. Unfortunately, if not treated right away, internal injuries after… Read more »

tbi resulting from car accident

Traumatic Brain Injuries, Especially from Car Accidents

What you will learn from reading this article: What are traumatic brain injuries? What are common causes of TBIs? How do motor vehicle accidents cause TBIs? What are the symptoms of TBIs? What are the long-term effects of TBIs? How are TBIs diagnosed? A traumatic brain injury is exactly what it sounds like: a traumatic… Read more »