Navigation Links
Football Injuries May Trigger Harmful Immune System Response
Date:3/6/2013

f neurology and co-director of the concussion center at NYU Langone Medical Center, agreed. "This is a potentially interesting finding that could spur further investigation," said Galetta.

"It was a small [group of people studied], and I think there will be debate about how these sub-concussive hits were defined and recorded. There may be more accurate devices that could record each hit and the force of each hit, instead of using video and the athlete's opinion," he said, noting that some of these players may, in fact, have had concussions and not known it.

"This is a very important topic, and the more research, the better. But, right now, we've in the very early stages, and this is very preliminary," said Galetta.

Results of the study were published March 6 in the journal PLOS One.

More information

Learn more about head injuries, sports and what you can do to prevent head injuries from the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

SOURCES: Jeffrey Bazarian, M.D., associate professor, emergency medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, N.Y.; Steven Galetta, M.D., chair, department of neurology, and co-director, concussion center, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York City; March 6, 2013 PLOS One


'/>"/>
Copyright©2012 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. The muscle response of footballers depends on their position on the field
2. Second Hit Leaves Young Football Player in Wheelchair
3. UNH researcher receives NFL Charities grant to advance work on football equipment
4. Hospital for Special Surgery investigators receive National Football League grant for PRP research
5. Research: NCAA football exploits players in invisible labor market
6. Surge Seen in Concussions Among College Football Players
7. Catastrophic Head Injuries to High School Football Players Rising
8. Football helmet sensors help researchers demystify concussion in young athletes
9. Football-related catastrophic brain injuries on the rise
10. Skechers Lawsuit Filed On Behalf of Ohio Woman, Alleging That the Defective Design of Shape-Ups Caused the Plaintiff’s Serious Knee Injuries, by Wright & Schulte
11. Injuries Rising Among Young Dancers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Football Injuries May Trigger Harmful Immune System Response
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... The U.S. Food and ... chin. Kybella is similar to deoxycholic acid, which occurs naturally in the body and ... options to treat this area of the body. These are invasive procedures and very ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... , ... A July 13 article from The Daily Mail titled "Jab ... That Can Last 'For Five Weeks'" discusses the use of stem cells to ... that harvesting stem cell-rich bone marrow from the hip, known as bone marrow stromal ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... Decatur, Illinois (PRWEB) , ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... (IBAM NA) effective July 31. , The acquisition includes all of IBAM NA’s ... the opportunity to have both, a robust regionally located business, as well as a ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... ... announced today that Joe Williams has joined its growing California employee benefits division. ... differentiated service model to his clients. Mr. Williams will be joining the newly ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... ... August 03, 2015 , ... Cambia Health Solutions has promoted ... the company’s Medicare and Federal Employee Programs (FEP) lines of business. , ... for members. In this role, Scott is responsible for overseeing the growth, finance ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Ava Shamban to Offer the New Double Chin Treatment Kybella 2Health News:Dr. Ava Shamban to Offer the New Double Chin Treatment Kybella 3Health News:Los Angeles Spine Surgeon Gives Insight into How Stem Cells Can Relieve Back Pain 2Health News:Los Angeles Spine Surgeon Gives Insight into How Stem Cells Can Relieve Back Pain 3Health News:Illinois Health & Science Expands Nuclear Medicine Footprint With Purchase of IBA Molecular North America, Inc. 2Health News:HUB International Insurance Services Announces Joe Williams Has Joined its Northern California Employee Benefits Division 2Health News:Cambia Health Solutions Names Scott Powers President of Government Programs 2
... Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield,United Concordia Companies, ... healthy smiles and lifestyles for Pittsburghers. Beginning at ... 19, a free clinic will,offer health information and ... For far too long, oral health has ...
... drug offers new hope , , FRIDAY, July 18 (HealthDay News) ... the search for treatments against Alzheimer,s disease. , In one ... The Lancet , an older drug called dimebon significantly improved ... failed to prevent the progression of Alzheimer,s -- even though ...
... 18 minSURG Corporation,producers of the TruFUSE(R) ... of minSURG International, Incorporated. The,international division has ... the TruFUSE procedure and products., CEO, ... Germany,Greece, South Korea, Netherlands, Singapore, Taiwan, Turkey ...
... is showing the benefits of resistance training in keeping older ... a postdoctoral research fellow with UQ and Blue Care, said ... age of 65 responded to resistance training. , "What ... improve muscle strength, power and functional performance." Dr Henwood said. ...
... the earliest events occurring immediately upon infection with HIV-I ... the immune system earlier than was previously understood. According ... the window of opportunity for successful intervention may be ... after transmission, as researchers had previously believed. , Appearing ...
... 2008 -- The legal and ethical issues facing medical ... than some other areas of medicine. Certain activities, such ... federal and state governments. Other activities, such as minimum ... state to state. , A number of distinguished ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Concordia and Catholic Charities Join Forces to Offer Free Health, Dental Services This Saturday 2Health News:Alzheimer's Research Brings Progress, Setbacks 2Health News:Alzheimer's Research Brings Progress, Setbacks 3Health News:Alzheimer's Research Brings Progress, Setbacks 4Health News:minSURG(TM) Corporation Launches International Division 2Health News:The benefits of a little resistance for older adults 2Health News:HIV conquers immune system faster than previously realized 2Health News:HIV conquers immune system faster than previously realized 3Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 2Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 3Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 4Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 5Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 6Health News:Legal and ethical issues in medical physics 7
(Date:8/3/2015)... , Aug. 3, 2015  Sage Analytics ( www.sageanalytics.com ... laboratory-quality cannabis potency measurement systems, announced its sponsorship of ... Cruise Fundraiser. A limited number of tickets are available ... help a great cause while enjoying an open bar, ... around the San Francisco Bay at sunset. ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... YORK , Aug. 3, 2015   ... global pharmaceutical company Allergan plc is ... Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare to include ... harness ConvergeHEALTH,s OutcomesMiner analytics platform to generate real-world ... outcomes. "We look forward to expanding ...
(Date:8/3/2015)... CORAL SPRINGS, Florida , August 3, ... and development agreements between biotech companies, military ... biotech solutions & therapies with regards to ... to positive clinical enhancements for regenerative medicine ... with recent developments, partnerships and advancements in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Sage Analytics Sponsors California Cannabis Industry Association Bay Area Cruise FUNdraiser 2ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 2ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 3ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare Expand Real World Evidence Collaboration with Allergan to Focus on Women's Health 4Biotech Advancements Coupled with Collaborative Partnerships Focus on Developing Orphan Drug Products & Treatments for Critical-Care Patients With Severe Wound Conditions 2Biotech Advancements Coupled with Collaborative Partnerships Focus on Developing Orphan Drug Products & Treatments for Critical-Care Patients With Severe Wound Conditions 3Biotech Advancements Coupled with Collaborative Partnerships Focus on Developing Orphan Drug Products & Treatments for Critical-Care Patients With Severe Wound Conditions 4Biotech Advancements Coupled with Collaborative Partnerships Focus on Developing Orphan Drug Products & Treatments for Critical-Care Patients With Severe Wound Conditions 5Biotech Advancements Coupled with Collaborative Partnerships Focus on Developing Orphan Drug Products & Treatments for Critical-Care Patients With Severe Wound Conditions 6
... 11 Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX ) today ... 6th Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 18, at 8:30 ... may access a live webcast of the presentation on our ... It is recommended that listeners log on 15 minutes early ...
... NEW YORK, Nov. 11 Pulmo BioTech Inc. (OTC ... early experimental results have indicated that its PulmoBind(TM) product ... and follow-up of many conditions that affect the physical ... results, if confirmed by further experiments, would broaden the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Pulmo BioTech Inc. Announces that Its Pulmonary Vascular Diagnostic Product Candidate PulmoBind(TM) Shows Early Indications of Being Able to Diagnose a Wide Range of Medical Conditions Affecting the Physical and/or Biological Integrity of the Pulmon 2Pulmo BioTech Inc. Announces that Its Pulmonary Vascular Diagnostic Product Candidate PulmoBind(TM) Shows Early Indications of Being Able to Diagnose a Wide Range of Medical Conditions Affecting the Physical and/or Biological Integrity of the Pulmon 3Pulmo BioTech Inc. Announces that Its Pulmonary Vascular Diagnostic Product Candidate PulmoBind(TM) Shows Early Indications of Being Able to Diagnose a Wide Range of Medical Conditions Affecting the Physical and/or Biological Integrity of the Pulmon 4
The Vitatron Excellence SS+ lead series are endocardial silicone leads providing ease of handling and optimal pacing characteristics....
... The Vitatron Impulse II lead series ... designed to extend the longevity of ... efficient pacing. The high impedance of ... the small electrode surface, combined with ...
CapSure SP Novus endocardial, tined pacing leads provide the stable, low pacing thresholds and large sensing potentials already proven with CapSure SP steroid-eluting leads but within an even smaller...
The Vitatron Slimtine S lead series are endocardial leads with an excellent history of reliability and optimal handling en pacing performance....
Medicine Products: