A new MRI diagnostic approach was reportedly used to help pinpoint significant damage to the blood-brain-barrier (BBB) of professional football players after “unreported” trauma or mild concussions.
In a recent news release, Saint Joseph Mercy Health System (SJMHS) and Probility Physical Therapy announced the signing of a new letter of intent that will blend the organizations’ strengths in an effort to offer optimized outpatient physical therapy to members of the community.
Researchers report that they have found that individuals with a specific variant of the gene PHACTR1 are at reduced risk of cervical artery dissection, which is reported to be one of the major causes of stroke in young adults.
In an effort to assist stroke patients in improving arm movement, researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are stimulating the brain using a device known as a Transcranial Magnetic Stimulator (TMS).
WorkWell, in partnership with NextImage Medical, has introduced a new solution intended to help prevent and reduce claim costs to Worker’s Compensation.
Provider of sports medicine products, RockTape Inc, has been named a Strategic Business Partner of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), according to an APTA news release.
A recent study suggests that two or more serious hits to the head within days of each other can interfere with the brain’s ability to use sugar to repair cells damaged by the injuries.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) has posted a summary of the interim final rule amending regulations in the Veterans Choice Program issued by the US Department of Veteran’s Affairs (VA).
NeuroMetrix Inc reports that it will unveil Quell, a wearable pain relief device, at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, January 2105.
The US FDA has cleared Brainscope Company Inc’s Ahead 100 device through the de novo classification process, according to a news release from the company.