Side Impact Collisions & Brain Injuries – St Louis Automobile Wreck Lawyers

Side impact accidents, also known as T-bone accidents, occur when vehicles form a T-shape when a vehicle hits the side of another vehicle. T-bone accidents are extremely common at intersections, however, they can also occur when drivers leave driveways and parking spaces, or hit the side of an oncoming car. Irrespective of where the collision […]

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Determining the Value of a Head Injury

Calculating the correct settlement value of a head injury case can be a difficult thing to do. Head injuries can be minor or traumatic, they may be easily noticeable as open wounds or bumps, or they may be completely inconspicuous. Head injuries may result in brain damage, memory loss, and cognitive problems, along with behavioral and emotional […]

Head injuries in St. Louis may one day be detected by a blood test

Brain injury patients in St. Louis may one day receive a relatively simple blood test that could predict whether the head injury is a serious one. According to Science Daily, two recently published studies indicate that blood tests of the S-100B serum protein biomarker conducted within four hours of an injury accurately predicts which patients […]

Brain Injuries and Motor Vehicle Accidents

Brain injuries can be one of the most devastating consequences of a car accident or truck crash. According to the Brain Injury Association of Missouri, motor vehicle crashes cause 49 percent all traumatic brain injuries (TBI). Of the head injuries that require a hospital visit, almost half were connected to an auto accident. In a […]