USA Today: Better tests find record concussions amount US troops

Our law firm was forwarded the following USA Today article by a California neuropsychologist that serves as an expert in many of our cases involving traumatic brain injury.  The Law Offices of Ian Mattoch is a personal injury law firm with offices throughout the State of Hawaii:

USA TODAY – Better tests find record concussions among US troops

By Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY

Improved battlefield diagnosis has led to a record number of concussions detected among U.S. troops fighting in Afghanistan
and Iraq last year, with an average of 16 inflicted each day last spring, according to newly released Pentagon figures.

For the full article, click on the following link:
http://www.usatoday.com/news/military/story/2012-04-12/brain-injuries-concussions-US-military-troops/54185894/1

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