Latest News

Adherence to guidelines for severe traumatic brain injury saves lives

Researchers found a significant reduction in the number of deaths of patients hospitalized in New York State with severe traumatic brain injury between 2001 and 2009. Data from 22 trauma centers in New York State were studied. The reduction in deaths at these centers corresponded to increased adherence to tenets of the "Guidelines for Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury."
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • No 'bird brains'? Crows exhibit advanced relational thinking, study suggests

  • In one aspect of vision, computers catch up to primate brain

  • A clear, molecular view of how human color vision evolved

  • A Facebook application knows if you are having a bad day and tells your teacher

  • Personalized advertising attracts more attention and makes contents of ads easier to remember

  • Lost memories might be able to be restored, suggests research into marine snail

  • Family criticizing your weight? You might add more pounds

  • Early exposure to antidepressants affects adult anxiety, serotonin transmission

  • Cocaine, amphetamine users more likely to take their own lives

  • New technology advances eye tracking as biomarker for brain function, recovery from brain injury

  •