Of course, the condition of the victim depends on the severity of the injury, as well as the individual characteristics of the human body. As a rule, loss of consciousness occurs at a certain period of time (from several minutes to several weeks). You should also pay attention to the area that was brain contusion. In some cases, the injury is localized in the opposite side, that is due to the counterweight of impact in the injury.
In any case, do not leave the victim, who received a bruise of a brain, without care and treatment, as the consequences can be quite serious, sometimes incompatible with life. For example, there may be circulatory disorders, a substantial increase in pressure of the cerebrospinal substance, brain swelling, subarachnoid hemorrhage and others.
There are several varieties of brain injury. First of all, they klassificeret on severity. Mild is caused by a brief loss of consciousness, partial and short-term memory loss (amnesia), vomiting, high blood pressure. As a rule, such patients are required to provide rest with the appropriate treatment, and after a few weeks, the body completely recovers its function. If you fix a brain injury in a child of average degree, he can remain unconscious for several hours. This increases body temperature, violated some of the functions of the body. Very often, brain injury is accompanied by fracture of the cranial bones. Severe degree leads to the fact that the patient falls into a coma, and the brain disables a number of functions. In this case, you need medical supervision of experts and timely assistance.
Monitor the condition of the victim, who received a bruise of a brain. Symptoms: loss of consciousness, nausea and vomiting, disturbed coordination of movements, impaired speech, hearing and vision, dilated pupils, decreased heart rate, increased blood pressure, slight or severe bleeding from the nose and ears, numbness of the limbs, etc.
Of course, the injured person needs to be hospitalized immediately, but it should be done by specialists. It should be noted that transportation is carried out in a certain position if unconscious (sideways head). Be sure to check the respiratory function, to eliminate the possibility of oxygen starvation of the brain.
High risk of trauma to the brain affects young children due to active activities. Please note that in some cases the child after a trauma may feel well and continue to play, but after this condition can rapidly deteriorate. It is advisable when the injury show the victim the doctor to exclude the possibility of negative consequences. As a rule, diagnosis of brain injury is carried out by several specialists (neurologist, traumatologist, neurosurgeon). Next, you must pass tests and receive kompleksnoe examination. These procedures include x-rays, neurosonography, computer and magnetic resonance tomography, electroencephalography of the brain, lumbar puncture and others. After you restore the basic body functions of the patient may be discharged from the medical institution, subject to the fulfilment of recommendations of the house.