[:en]Our spinal cord makes everything possible. Along with the brain, this thin tube represents the central nervous system and it is responsible for transmitting nerve signals to the entire body, allowing us to move at will. So far, its importance is very clear. Then imagine what could happen if our spinal cord suffers a serious injury. What is at stake? Most of the time, this dreading scenario implies a dramatic change of lifestyle, influencing every single aspect of our living.[:]
[:en]Pedestrian accidents are one of the most vicious and dramatic kinds of accidents we could possibly experience. Most of these situations have a highly negative impact on victims’ lives, leaving long-term physical and emotional conditions that affects everything, even including their families.[:]
Suffering from a brain injury may be a life-changing experience. The consequences of this event can alter every single aspect of the victim’s life, exponentially decreasing life quality. Unfortunately, it occurs more often than you think. Either on the road or in hazardous work environments, getting an injury of this nature is likely and it comes without prior notice.