TBI LAW

From Concussion to Coma

Click a link below to learn more information...

Contact Us

Brain Injury Law Group

Attorney Gordon S. Johnson, Jr.
212 Whitetail Run Ln.
Sheboygan, WI
800-992-9447

Otto

Otto is Nancy’s father, who suffered a broken ankle and a mild TBI in the same wreck was his daughter’s injuries were severe. In combination with his own overt medical issues of the broken ankle and the severe stress that his daughter’s life Flighted injury entailed, Otto’s mild brain injury was completely missed. Despite clear indications in his wife that he had confusion and memory loss, the not so mild TBI was not diagnosed for months. Otto’s interview is also significant in that it demonstrates how a superficial analysis of amnesia in a survivor interview, may miss overt evidence that a detailed examination of acute memory will miss. His memory of the events sounds good, until you measure it against his wife’s observations of his functioning during this period.

For a full PDF of the story, click here.

The Otto blogs, begin here: http://tbilaw.com/tbivoices/ottosheadinjurygoesundiagnosed/

 

 

 


Otto Table of Contents

Otto Part 1 - Nancy's Skull Fracture Wasn't Only Head Injury in Family Pickup

Otto Part 2 - About Otto Before The Motor Vehicle Wreck and TBI

Otto Part 3 - Ankle Fracture Gets All of the Attention

Otto Part 4 - No One is Paying Attention to Wife's Concerns About TBI

Otto Part 5 - Challenges in Identifying Amnesia in Otto

Otto Part 6 - Brain Injury Residuals in Otto

Otto Part 7 - On Being a Survivor Who is Also a Caregiver and Parent

 

Contact the Brain Injury Law Group: 1-800-992-9447

This site is brought to you by the advocates of the Brain Injury Law Group, a community of plaintiff's trial lawyers across the United States united by a common interest in serving the rights of persons with traumatic brain injuries and a common commitment to fully understanding the anatomic, medical and psychological aspects of TBI.

Disclaimer:

The materials on this World Wide Web site are provided purely for informational purposes and are not legal advice. These materials are intended, but not promised or guaranteed, to be correct, complete, and current. This web site is not intended to be a source of advertising, solicitation or legal advice. Therefore, the reader should not consider this information an invitation for an attorney-client relationship. Readers should not act or rely upon any information contained in this World Wide Web site and should always seek the advice of competent counsel.

The owner of this web site is a law firm, the Johnson Law Office which organized the Brain Injury Law Group. The Johnson Law Office is licensed to practice in the States of Wisconsin , Illinois and Michigan. The Brain Injury Law Group does not wish to represent anyone desiring representation based upon their viewing any portion of this World Wide Web site that fails to comply with all legal and ethical rules in such individuals state. While not intended to do so, but in a good faith effort to comply with all rules and regulation which may be applicable to it, the Brain Injury Law Group hereby informs readers that this site may be construed as advertising and promotional materials. The Brain Injury Law Group makes no representation that it can obtain the same results as reported in this web site in other legal matters.

The transmission of an e-mail request for information does not create an attorney-client relationship. If you are a client, remember that e-mail may not be secure. WE BELIEVE THAT THE FAR PREFERRED METHOD FOR YOU TO CONTACT US IS BY PHONE AT 800-992-9447.