KEY NUM­BERS: U.S. STATS

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In mil­lions, ac­cord­ing to the CDC, the num­ber of peo­ple who sus­tain a trau­matic brain in­jury (TBI) an­nu­ally

1.365

In mil­lions, the num­ber of peo­ple who are treated and re­leased from an emer­gency de­part­ment for TBI

275,000

The num­ber of peo­ple who suf­fer a TBI and are hos­pi­tal­ized

52,000

The num­ber of peo­ple who suf­fer a TBI and don’t sur­vive

30

TBI is a con­tribut­ing fac­tor to nearly one-third (30.5%) of all in­jury-re­lated deaths in the U.S.

75

3/4 of TBIS that oc­cur each year are con­cus­sions or other forms of mild trau­matic brain in­jury (MTBI)

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