advertisement
Updated 30 January 2014

Schumi: how brain injury could affect him

Doctors are starting to lower Schumacher's sedation level in an effort to bring him out of his coma. Here's more about the effects a brain injury could have.

1
Doctors are starting to lower Schumacher's sedation level in an effort to bring him out of his coma. Here's more about the effects a brain injury could have.

Take a look at this infographic on how injuries to particular parts of the brain could affect someone like Schumacher.

Get all the facts here on what an induced coma is.

Read more here about traumatic brain injury and how it could affect someone like Michael Schumacher, following his accident on a ski slope. He has been in an induced coma since the beginning of January.



(Health24)
 
NEXT ON HEALTH24X
advertisement

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.

Live healthier

Contraceptives and you »

Scientists create new contraceptive from seaweed Poor long-term birth control training leads to 'accidents'

7 birth control myths you should stop believing

Will the Pill make you gain weight? Can you fall pregnant while breastfeeding? We bust seven common myths about birth control.

Your digestive health »

Causes of digestive disorders 9 habits that could hurt your digestive system

Your tummy rumblings might help diagnose bowel disorder

With the assistance of an 'acoustic belt', doctors can now determine the cause of your tummy troubles.