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Brain Computer Interface for Spinal Cord Injury

Brain Computer Interface for Spinal Cord Injury

Brain Computer Interface for Spinal Cord Injury Since the early days of medicine, the classic teaching of spinal cord injuries (SCI) has been quite pessimistic. And this was for good reason. Complete spinal cord injuries, those that occur with total loss of sensory and motor function below the level of the injury, are considered particularly …

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PECARN for Pediatric Head Injury [Infographic & Calc]

pecarn pediatric head injury

Pediatric head injury, even those we otherwise would call ‘minor,’ can make any clinician (let alone parent) anxious. Furthermore, the medicolegal implications of such an injury are no joke. That’s why the PECARN clinical decision support tool was created. Last Updated: 09 January 2019 By Jordan G. Roberts, PA-C How to Use PECARN with Pediatric …

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The ‘Concussion Blood Test’ – Everything You Need to Know

Concussion Blood Test Brain Trauma Indicator

The so-called concussion blood test may not replace the need for a head CT, but there are situations where is it more useful than not. Last Updated: 30 March 2019 By Jordan G. Roberts, PA-C This post contains affiliate links. That means we may earn a commission (at no extra cost to you) if you …

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