Mild traumatic brain injury can compromise reaction time, visual perception, memory, attention, balance, and gait. These deficits, especially if persistent, can restrict participation in daily activities and the resumption of personal and profession roles. (8)
Treatments for motor vehicle accident injury concussion, slip and fall concussion or mild traumatic injury concussion consisted of clinical techniques including optokinetic stimulation, vestibular rehabilitation and postural stability exercises, targeting specific impairments.
After a month treatment, most patients demonstrated significant increases in postural and gait balance with a near complete resolution of all post-concussion symptoms. They successfully returned to normal daily life.
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