With more than 266,000 diagnoses of TBI from the wars in the last decade, researchers are trying to create a "common data dictionary" that better differentiates among mild, moderate, and severe injury.
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Anand Veeravagu, MD is a neurosurgeon in training at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is a former White House fellow and special assistant to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. He previously served as chief neurosurgery resident at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital.