Any automotive accident that South Dakota residents are in is unfortunate and can result in both personal injuries and damages to property, including to the vehicles involved in the accident. Truck accidents, due to the sheer size, weight, and power of the vehicles involved, can be devastating to people and property.
A mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) may be far more serious than many people -- including doctors -- once realized. In addition, the lack of follow-up care for patients with mild TBIs may be a big problem and lead to long-term functional limitations.
Perhaps you knew the severity of your injury from the moment it happened, or you may have suspected how bad it was based on the worried looks on the faces of the medical team in the emergency room. When you finally received the confirmed diagnosis that you had suffered a spinal cord injury, the world as you knew it ended, and a new reality took its place.