Tag: traumatic brain injury

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New study finds Abbott’s blood test technology could help detect brain...

Abbott has announced that a new study, published in Lancet Neurology, found that elevated levels of a protein measured with the company's blood test...

Review shows inaccuracies of deep brain stimulation data for minimally conscious...

Results from a systematic review reveal that evidence for the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) of various targets to promote recovery in patients...

Brain injury may boost risk of Alzheimer’s earlier in life

Concussions and other traumatic brain injuries may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease earlier in life, according to a study published in Neuropsychology. The...

Transcranial electrical stimulation shows promise for treating mild traumatic brain injury

Using a form of low-impulse electrical stimulation to the brain, documented by neuroimaging, researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine,...

Traumatic brain injury associated with working-age dementia in nationwide study

According to a study encompassing the entire Finnish population, traumatic brain injury (TBI) is associated with an increased risk for dementia in working-age adults....

New tool may predict survival after gunshot wounds

Researchers have developed a first-of-its-kind tool to help predict a person’s chance of survival after a gunshot wound in the head or other penetrating...

FDA clears BrainScope’s Ahead 300 device for assessing traumatic brain injury

BrainScope has announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the company to market the Ahead 300, its most advanced...