KEY NUMBERS: U.S. STATS
In millions, according to the CDC, the number of people who sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI) annually
In millions, the number of people who are treated and released from an emergency department for TBI
The number of people who suffer a TBI and are hospitalized
The number of people who suffer a TBI and don’t survive
TBI is a contributing factor to nearly one-third (30.5%) of all injury-related deaths in the U.S.
3/4 of TBIS that occur each year are concussions or other forms of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI)