In USA traumatic brain injuries among children and teens. These are most often which are associated with common products. The incidence rate of the traumatic brain injury (TBI) is comparatively high in children and adolescents of the age 1 to 19 as compared to adults. According to the study among all visits related to traumatic brain injury to the hospital. And around 72% visits among teens and children. This is due to common products such as primarily beds and home furnishings, fixtures, and others.
Traumatic brain injury is a disruption in the normal functioning of the brain owing to a blow, bump, or jolt to the head. Traumatic brain injury and head injury is majorly responsible for the high incidence of morbidity and mortality in the USA. Brain Injury Journal stated that 1.7 million TBIs occur in the USA. In addition, each year and contributes to nearly 1 in 5 injury-related hospitalizations. As well as 1 in 10 injury-related emergency department (ED) visit. And 1 in 3 of all injury deaths.
The primary causes of non-fatal TBI in children are motor vehicle crashes, and others. Children who faces TBI often experience adverse effects. This includes impairment in neurological development which may affect child memory, educational performance and adaptive skills, and others. Traumatic brain injury may result poor development of child’s behavioral and emotional. It changes overall social, interpersonal, and occupational behavior of the kid. Among all the most common product group related to traumatic brain injury is sports and recreation. And which contribute around 28.8%. The other groups such as fixtures and home furnishing contributes around 17.2%. These contributes around 17% and toys. Child nursery equipment contributes around 6% to the total injuries.