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2014-02-05 23:27:18

The Brain Injury Alliance of Connecticut Will Hold Its Annual Conference on Traumatic Brain Injury in Hartford on March 7 STAMFORD, CT (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 While the controversy over the eventual outcome of the NFL concussion lawsuit continues post-Super Bowl, the Brain Injury Alliance of Connecticut (BIAC) will hold its annual conference on traumatic brain injury (TBI) at the Hilton Hartford, 315 Trumbull St., Hartford, CT, on March 7. Silver Golub & Teitell LLP is the...

2014-02-04 16:26:41

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HeadFirst Sports Injury and Concussion Care, a program of Maryland-based Righttime Medical Care, has hired Anthony Doran, Psy.D., as Program Director to oversee its clinical operations and research initiatives. Dr. Doran will be providing leadership and direction to a team of more than 25 educators, proctors and medical providers. As a pediatric neuropsychologist, Dr. Doran also evaluates patients with head injuries at the eight regional...

2014-02-04 08:35:14

LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CorTechs Labs is pleased to announce the renewed and expanded partnership and distribution agreement with Invivo Corporation (subsidiary of Philips Healthcare) for NeuroQuant(®), the leading software solution for volumetric brain atrophy in the US healthcare market. As the only FDA approved solution that automatically quantifies the volumes of brain structures, NeuroQuant(®) is a key part of Invivo's DynaSuite Neuro Imaging Solution....

2014-02-02 23:02:27

A New Wall Street Journal Poll Found that 40% of Adults would Discourage their Children from Playing Football out of Concerns Related to Concussions. Flood Law can Provide Support for Parents with Questions about their Children who may have allegedly Suffered Concussions During High School Football Events. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 02, 2014 In the light of a new poll published in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ Online, 1/31/14), Flood Law Group, a nationally respected personal injury...

2014-01-30 16:26:14

NeuLife, New Post-Acute Residential Neurorehabilitative Facility, Helps Address Deficit of Beds Nationally MT. DORA, Fla., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NeuLife announces its grand opening and reception for community and industry leaders and for the media February 5, 2014, to unveil its exceptionally individualized neurorehabilitative programs that transition individuals with catastrophic injuries from trauma to the highest level of independence possible. NeuLife's multidisciplinary...

2014-01-28 23:01:46

Lawsuits from athletes who have suffered traumatic brain injuries have been making headlines recently. College athletes may have legal recourse if negligence on the part of their school can be demonstrated. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 Flood Law Group, a nationally respected personal injury litigation firm, represents athletes who believe they have suffered from traumatic brain injuries (TBI) during school sponsored athletic events. There have been several notable lawsuits in...

2014-01-24 23:01:13

CEO Greg Merril Says, “We Can Protect Kids’ Brains like Pitch Counting Protects Kids’ Arms.” Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The Brain Sentry Hit Counter™, a one-ounce sensor that easily affixes to the back of a football, hockey or lacrosse helmet, is being introduced for use by youth sports associations, leagues, teams and individual players beginning in Fall 2014, it was announced today by Greg Merril, co-founder and CEO, Brain Sentry. The Brain Sentry Hit Counter...

2014-01-16 23:26:06

BlackBox Biometrics, Inc. is proud to announce that the Blast Gauge System is the newest product to be certified by the National Tactical Officer’s Association’s (NTOA) Member Tested and Recommended Program©. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 This program allows manufacturers to have their products tested in the field by the law enforcement community, and if a product receives an average score above 3 out of 5, it receives NTOA Field Tester Recommended Status. The Blast...

2014-01-16 14:06:50

Survivors of traumatic brain injuries are 3 times more likely to die prematurely than the general population, often from suicide or fatal injuries, finds an Oxford University-led study Survivors of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) are three times more likely to die prematurely than the general population, often from suicide or fatal injuries, finds an Oxford University-led study. A TBI is a blow to the head that leads to a skull fracture, internal bleeding, loss of consciousness for...

2014-01-09 23:02:43

The National Institutes of Health Awards Phase II of this Multiyear Project Fayetteville, Arkansas (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 SFC Fluidics, Inc., a medical device and diagnostics company based in Fayetteville, Arkansas, has been awarded a $1.5 million Phase II research grant for the advanced development of its diagnostic platform. SFC Fluidics’ MD Analyzer™ platform seeks to provide timely and clinically-effective monitoring of patients suffering from severe traumatic brain injury...


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