Hawaii’s Accident Lawyer, Ian Mattoch, is President of the Brain Injury Association of Hawaii. He received a notice from the Federal TBI Program regarding next week’s webinar, “Post-traumatic headaches in the Military Population.”
Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 1-2:30 pm (EST)
The Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) will host the second webinar in its winter series, “Hot Topics in Traumatic Brain Injury.” The topic is Posttraumatic Headaches in the Military Population: Initial Management and Alternate
More than 262,000 U.S. service members have been diagnosed with traumatic brain injury (TBI) since 2000. Of those cases, more than 75 percent were classified as a mild TBI, also known as a concussion. Headache is one of the most common symptoms after a concussion and may persist for months to years after injury.
In this webinar, clinical experts will address available
medications and concerns with drug interactions; discuss a multidisciplinary approach to managing posttraumatic
headaches; and explore complementary treatments, such as acupuncture, Qi Gong and mind-body skills.
Dr. Marc Husid, MD, is Chief of Outpatient Neurology at the Neuroscience and Rehabilitation Center of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center. Dr. John Rigg, MD, is the TBI Program Director at the Neuroscience and Rehabilitation
Center of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center.
For more information and to access the registration link, please click here: http://www.dvbic.org/winter-webinar-series-hot-topics-traumatic-brain-injury
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