#DYK As many as 79% of TBI patients reported subjective visual complaints following a diagnosis of traumatic brain injury. A September 2019 MSMR study looked at service members from 2006 to 2017 and found that the most commonly diagnosed visual dysfunctions were subjective visual disturbances, convergence insufficiency, visual field loss, and accommodative dysfunction.
Providers, help service members and their families understand why returning to duty too soon after a mild #TBI, or concussion, can be dangerous. Download our revised Progressive Return to Activity Clinical Suite patient resources at health.mil/TBIClinicalRecommendations. #PRASuite