top logo

News From the Web

 

Mortality rates and decisions about the withdrawal of life-sustaining therapy from patients with severe traumatic brain injury vary widely between Canadian hospitals, a new study shows, raising concerns about physicians' influence ...

The Infrascanner unit is a small, portable handheld device based on a PDA platform with wireless detector probes. infrascanner brain diagnostics1 Infrascanner Looks for Bleeding in Brain Injury Victims.

CT scans of two patients with traumatic brain injury. Red arrows point to the catheter tips used to collect samples of brain fluid by microdialysis. Though both patients are injured, only the CT scan on the right shows an ...

Among the instruments attracting interest is a hand-held device that tests for protein fragments released into the bloodstream after a head injury. In a small Army study, the test accurately detected concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury, ...

bottom logo