What are some common causes of ABI?
There are many possible causes of brain injury including trauma, medical events and degenerative neurological condition. The Brain Injury Association of Tasmania provides more information about the causes of brain injury at our specific page.
What are the outcomes of acquired brain injury?
The outcomes and effects of ABI are different for each person and often depend on the cause, nature and severity of the injury.
Some effects of brain injury are only experienced in the short term, but many permanently impact on the person’s ability to lead an independent life.