Latest Head injury Stories
The number of children and adolescents going to the hospital with concussions has jumped more than 60 percent in the past decade, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
A tracheostomy performed within the first seven days after a severe head injury results in better overall patient outcome.
A commonly used supplement is likely to improve outcomes and recovery for individuals who sustain a spinal cord injury (SCI).
Phoenix Coyotesâ€™ Kurt Sauer hasnâ€™t played hockey since he was injured in 2009.
CINCINNATI, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many children return to sports such as soccer, football, cross-country and volleyball when they return to school.
Patients who suffer a traumatic brain injury have a 10-fold increased risk of having a stroke within three months, according to new research.
Coaches, athletic trainers and volunteers hear the hard-hitting facts on brain injuries at Northwestern Medicine event CHICAGO, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When in doubt, sit them out--that's the message more than 100 coaches, athletic trainers and volunteers heard at the "Playing it Safe: Changing the Mindset Around Concussion Safety" symposium held Wednesday, at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
In July 2011, Washington High School (WHS) reports success of ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing) screening for concussions performed by Keith Tebbe, ProRehabâ€™s Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) dedicated to WHS. Evansville, IN (PRWEB) July 26, 2011 In July 2011, Washington High School (WHS) reports success of ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing) screening for concussions performed by Keith Tebbe, ProRehabâ€™s...
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