April 28, 2017

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Navigating through the maze of resources and literature available for victims of auto accidents can be overwhelming. There are literally thousands of websites devoted to the topic. We have assembled a resource guide of various helpful organizations that address the medical, psychological, emotional, financial and legal needs you may experience after being involved in a motorvehicle accident. If you have any questions about available resources, you may contact us anytime at (855) 600-4688.

Trauma Resources

The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
The AAST was established to further the study and practice of traumatic surgery in its various departments.
American Trauma Society
ATS is dedicated to the prevention of trauma and improvement of trauma care. Their site includes a Trauma Information Exchange Program and aTrauma Survivor Network.

Spinal Cord Injury Resources

The Injury Cooperative
The Injury Co-Op is a comprehensive resource for catastrophic injury survivors and their families who are seeking guidance on the journey to recovery. Created by fellow survivors, the Injury Co-Op is dedicated to providing education, support and hope for a better tomorrow.
The National Spinal Cord Injury Association
NSCIA is the nation’s oldest and largest civilian organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for hundreds of thousands of Americans living with the results of spinal cord injury and disease. NSCIA provides a resource center to answer questions and a peer support network referral program linking people with SCI/D to each other.

Traumatic Brain Injury Resources

The Brain Trauma Foundation
The mission of BTF is to improve the outcome of Traumatic Brain Injury patients nationwide. BTF focuses on finding scientific, evidence-based treatment guidelines that can control secondary damage in TBI cases. This website provides information and resources regarding the most current and effective guidelines for treatment.
Brain Injury Association of America
BIAA serves and represents individuals, families and professionals who are touched by a life-altering traumatic brain injury. The BIAA provides information, education and support to assist the victims of TBI.
International Brain Injury Association
IBIA is dedicated to the development and support of multidisciplinary medical and clinical professionals, advocates, policy makers, consumers and others who work to improve outcomes and opportunities for persons with brain injury. This site includes a section that deals with facts regarding brain injury.
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
The AANS is an organization that is dedicated to advancing the specialty of neurological surgery in order to promote the highest quality of patient care. From this site you can access research regarding neurosurgery

Support Groups
Daily Strength-
This community is dedicated to recovering from accidents and unexpected events which cause emotional and/or physical distress. Some examples of accidents that can cause long-term stress include: Bicycle Accidents, Car and Motorcycle Accidents, Trucking Accidents, ATV accidents, Boating accidents, and Hit-and-Run accidents.
• BrainandSpinalCord.org-
The website provides reliable and timely resources and information for brain injury and spinal cord injury survivors.

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