Tag: brain injury

Blood test might help reduce unnecessary CT scans after traumatic brain...

A high sensitivity blood test might help doctors rule out traumatic intracranial injuries like brain haemorrhage and contusion before resorting to CT scanning, according...

Q30 Innovations’s Q-Collar may help protect American football players’ brain function

A new study of high school American football players suggests that the Q-Collar from Q30 Innovations may help reduce brain injury from sports-related head...

Impact Applications partners with UK’s Football Association to improve brain injury...

Impact Applications has agreed a new partnership with the UK’s Football Association (FA) to enhance the brain injury testing procedures for the football governing...

Playing in the NFL may be associated with localised brain injury

The resident immune cells of the central nervous system—microglia—are thought to play a role in the brain’s response to injury and other neurodegenerative processes....