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Novel Protein Signals Rapid Hippocampal Atrophy in AD Novel Protein Signals Rapid Hippocampal Atrophy in AD
People with an intermediate or high likelihood of having Alzheimer's disease who had TDP-43 in the hippocampus had a faster rate of hippocampal atrophy than did those with no TDP-43.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

CGRP Monoclonals: Safe, Effective for Migraine in Phase 3 Trials CGRP Monoclonals: Safe, Effective for Migraine in Phase 3 Trials
Four development-stage monoclonal antibodies, acting on the calcitonin gene-related peptide pathway, showed good efficacy and safety in the treatment or prevention of migraine.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Neuroprotection in Stroke: Collaboration and Reproducibility Neuroprotection in Stroke: Collaboration and Reproducibility
This articles focuses on the need to bridge the gap between current preclinical approaches and clinical trials of stroke therapy.Brain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Dietary Supplement With Ketones May Mitigate Migraine Attacks Dietary Supplement With Ketones May Mitigate Migraine Attacks
Among patients with migraine, daily dietary supplementation with ketones raised blood ketone levels and reduced the monthly number of attacks by half, preliminary trial results have shown.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Survival and Cause of Death in Multiple Sclerosis Survival and Cause of Death in Multiple Sclerosis
While patients with MS continue to have a shorter life expectancy and almost threefold higher mortality rate than those without, this long-term population study shows promising improvements over time.Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

High, Low Magnesium Levels Linked to Dementia Risk High, Low Magnesium Levels Linked to Dementia Risk
Findings that both low and high levels of serum magnesium were associated with increased risk for all-cause dementia suggest a U-shaped relationship, note investigators.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Arkis BioSciences wins FDA nod for CerebroFlow neuro cath
Arkis BioSciences said yesterday it won FDA clearance for its CerebroFlow external ventricular drainage catheter. The CerebroFlo catheter is designed for insertion into a ventricular cavity of the brain for external drainage of cerebro spinal fluid, and features the comapny’s Endexo technology designed to reduce obstructions, infections and lower treatment costs, Arkis BioSciences said. “Arkis’ CerebroFlo catheter is the 1st neuro catheter to incorporate Endexo, a permanent polymer additive whose properties have been shown to reduce protein adhesion and activation in laboratory in vitro stu...
Source: Mass Device - September 20, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Catheters Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Neurological Regulatory/Compliance Arkis BioSciences Source Type: news

Is Hypothermia Effective in Acute Neurologic Conditions? Is Hypothermia Effective in Acute Neurologic Conditions?
Dr Andrew Wilner speaks with the author behind the AAN's new guideline on hypothermia's role in post-cardiac arrest neuroprotection.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Interview Source Type: news

National Cancer Institute designates UCLA brain cancer program a site of research excellence
The brain cancer program at UCLA ’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and the UCLA Brain Tumor Center has been designated a Specialized Program of Research Excellence, or SPORE, by the National Cancer Institute, making it one of only five brain cancer programs nationwide to receive this national recognition and substantial rese arch funding.The designation comes with an $11.4 million, five-year grant that recognizes UCLA ’s brain cancer program as one of the best in the country. The program supports research into the prevention, detection and treatment of one of the most lethal and deadly cancers, which often...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 20, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Total of 0.21 Years Lost Due to Opioid - Related Poisoning Deaths
Drug - related poisoning deaths up from 2000 to 2015, with most of the increase due to opioid deaths (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 20, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Pathology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Surgery, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Subcutaneous Immunoglobulin Effective for Maintenance in CIDP Subcutaneous Immunoglobulin Effective for Maintenance in CIDP
Subcutaneous immunoglobulin is effective and convenient maintenance therapy for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, the PATH trial has shown. Local reactions decreased with repeat dosing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

A Tale of Two Patients: A Prion Disease 30 Years Later A Tale of Two Patients: A Prion Disease 30 Years Later
Dr Andrew Wilner compares two patients with Creutzfeld-Jakob disease and looks at how knowledge has changed around prion disorders.Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Expert Column Source Type: news

Leaders Move to Tackle Burnout in Neurology, Psychiatry Leaders Move to Tackle Burnout in Neurology, Psychiatry
Leaders in psychiatry and neurology meet to discuss factors contributing to physician burnout and what can be done to promote wellness in the medical profession.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 19, 2017 Category: Neurology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Is Cardiovascular Fitness a Risk Factor for ALS? Is Cardiovascular Fitness a Risk Factor for ALS?
A new study demonstrates that death from cardiovascular disease is significantly lower in parents of patients with ALS--but what are the implications?Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

XXIII World Congress of Neurology (WCN) XXIII World Congress of Neurology (WCN)
Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from WCN 2017Medscape Neurology (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - September 18, 2017 Category: Neurology Tags: Conference Coverage Source Type: news

Medtronic wins FDA nod for Intellis SCS, launches in US
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today it won FDA approval for its Intellis implantable spinal cord stimulation system and launched it in the US. The Fridley, Minn.-based company touted the newly revised system as the world’s smallest, and said that the new unit was designed to improve battery performance and standardize guidance and balancing of high-dose and low-dose therapy settings. “Drawing upon our 40-year legacy in SCS, the launch of the Intellis platform isn’t just about a new device, but about combining cutting edge hardware with optimal therapy through the Evolve workflow to enable personalized, l...
Source: Mass Device - September 18, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Neuromodulation/Neurostimulation Regulatory/Compliance Spinal Medtronic Source Type: news

Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation Relieves Migraine Pain Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation Relieves Migraine Pain
One hour of external trigeminal nerve stimulation relieved the pain of episodic or chronic migraine at 1 hour and 24 hours and was well tolerated, a study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

High-Intensity Training Bests Moderate Exercise for Migraine High-Intensity Training Bests Moderate Exercise for Migraine
High-intensity exercise training proved superior to moderate continuous exercise in reducing the frequency of migraines and improving vascular health, a study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA Panel Mulls New Data for Pain Patch in Kids FDA Panel Mulls New Data for Pain Patch in Kids
An FDA advisory committee weighed results of new study of Butrans transdermal opioid in pediatric patients and whether label changes should be made.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

FDA Grants New Indication for Two Antiepileptic Drugs FDA Grants New Indication for Two Antiepileptic Drugs
Brivaracetam (Briviact) gets a monotherapy indication for partial-onset seizures in children 16 years and older, and eslicarbazepine acetate (Aptiom) is now approved for partial-onset seizures in children as young as 4 years.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

New European Guidelines for Cerebral Venous Thrombosis New European Guidelines for Cerebral Venous Thrombosis
The guidelines, which cover both the diagnosis and treatment of cerebral venous thrombosis, are based purely on scientific evidence and make several new recommendations, rated as'clear'or'weak. 'Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

New eShunt System Presented at the American Academy of Neurological Surgery Annual meeting in Santa Barbara, CA
Early in vivo testing results show promise in treating communicating hydrocephalus BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- CereVasc, LLC, a company focused on improving the care of patients with communicating hydrocephalus a... Devices, Neurosurgery CereVasc , eShunt System, hydrocephalus (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 15, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A New Tool for Differential Diagnosis in Tremor Syndromes A New Tool for Differential Diagnosis in Tremor Syndromes
Differentiating between Parkinson's disease and essential tremor can be challenging, but a new neurophysiological measure, the Tremor Stability Index, demonstrates a high diagnostic accuracy.Brain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Testing Potential Uses for Light Therapy Testing Potential Uses for Light Therapy
Green and red light therapies explored to treat migraines and skin conditions.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

More Evidence Links Vitamin D Deficiency to MS More Evidence Links Vitamin D Deficiency to MS
A new study shows vitamin D deficiency is associated with a twofold increase in multiple sclerosis risk.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures and Conversion Disorder Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures and Conversion Disorder
Should psychogenic non-epileptic seizures be considered a distinct diagnosis, separate from conversion disorder?Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Delaying child's tonsillectomy does not lower risk of developmental disorder
(Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health) Children under age 5 who underwent minor surgery requiring anesthesia had a 26 percent increased risk of later diagnosis with a mental disorder. However, the timing of the procedure did not affect this risk, according to a new study. Based on these findings, there is little support for delaying a minor procedure to reduce the potential neurodevelopmental risks of anesthesia in children. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 14, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

PFO Closure Reduces Stroke Recurrence PFO Closure Reduces Stroke Recurrence
Three new studies provide evidence that closure of patent foramen ovale in select patients after stroke reduced the stroke recurrence rate compared with medical therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Higher MS Risk From Epstein-Barr Virus Spans Racial, Ethnic Groups Higher MS Risk From Epstein-Barr Virus Spans Racial, Ethnic Groups
High levels of a serum marker of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection and a history of infectious mononucleosis are associated with an increased risk of multiple sclerosis (MS) across racial and ethnic groups, new research shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Brain science: finding secrets in century-old brains
The father of neurosurgery, Yale's Dr. Harvey Cushing, left a remarkable gift to science. Now his collection of brains is being used for active research. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 13, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

German Court Stops Trial of Paramedic Who Worked at Auschwitz German Court Stops Trial of Paramedic Who Worked at Auschwitz
A 96-year-old former paramedic at the Auschwitz Nazi death camp is no longer fit to stand trial due to his dementia, a spokesman for the court said on Tuesday, bringing to an end one of Germany's last prosecutions linked to the Holocaust.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

AHA/ASA Advisory Outlines Seven Steps to Brain Health AHA/ASA Advisory Outlines Seven Steps to Brain Health
Seven'simple'steps previously used to promote cardiovascular health have now been chosen as metrics to define optimal brain health, according to a new AHA/ASA advisory.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Has the Opioid Epidemic Affected Your Practice? Has the Opioid Epidemic Affected Your Practice?
To what extent has the recent opioid epidemic changed your habits for prescribing or filling prescriptions for opioids?Medscape Reader Polls (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Vitamin D Deficiency in Chronic Tension-Type Headache Vitamin D Deficiency in Chronic Tension-Type Headache
Could low serum vitamin D levels contribute to chronic tension-type headaches?Headache (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Annual sales grow nearly 50% for Imris after bankruptcy sale
Imris today reported that it saw sales grow 44% last year and has seen sales rise 68% this year after it was reorganized in a bankruptcy purchase 2 years ago. The Minnetonka, Minn.-based company said that in the past 2 years, it has inked multi-million dollar contracts with hospitals across the globe and has added and plans to continue adding new employees to support business and company growth. “We’re proud of the progress we’ve made in a short period of time which includes active investments in future growth opportunities that leverage our talent and expertise in consulting, designing, creating and...
Source: Mass Device - September 12, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Imaging Imris Inc. Source Type: news

Rare Dementia Gene Runs in the Family, but So Far He's Fine Rare Dementia Gene Runs in the Family, but So Far He's Fine
John Janda has inherited a genetic mutation that causes a devastating brain disorder known as frontotemporal dementia. But unlike his mother, who died in 2014 at age 93, Janda has shown no sign of the disorder.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Most Opioid Use Concentrated in Top 10 Percent of Users
Top 10 percent of users accounted for 76 percent of the total annual morphine equivalents (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 12, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Surgery, Anesthesiology & Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Medtronic launches StealthStation ENT surgical navigation system
Medtronic (NYSE:MDT) said today it launched its StealthStation ENT surgical navigation system designed for otolaryngology procedures. The StealthStation ENT works by generating an electromagnetic field around the target patients’ anatomy during surgery so instrument positioning can be dynamically tracked, the Fridley, Minn.-based company said. “The intraoperative use of computer-aided surgery is very helpful to assist the surgeon in clarifying complex anatomy during sinus and skull base surgery. It provides an added level of assurance and may allow for a more thorough sinus procedure,” Dr. Joseph Rav...
Source: Mass Device - September 12, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Otolaryngology Ear, Nose & Throat Surgical Medtronic Source Type: news

Impact of rTMS in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis Impact of rTMS in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis
Is there a role for rTMS in the cognitive rehabilitation of patients with MS?Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Exposure to head impacts in youth football practice drills
(Journal of Neurosurgery Publishing Group) Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center examined differences in the number, location, and magnitude of head impacts sustained by young athletes during various youth football practice drills. Such information could lead to recommendations for football practices, including modification of some high-intensity drills in order to reduce players' exposure to head impacts and, consequently, lessen the risks of injury. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 12, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Integra to sell neurosurgery assets to Natus Medical
Integra LifeSciences has signed an agreement to sell certain neurosurgery assets to Natus Medical in a deal valued at $47.5m. (Source: Pharmaceutical Technology)
Source: Pharmaceutical Technology - September 11, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Panel Calls for Warning Labels on Gadolinium FDA Panel Calls for Warning Labels on Gadolinium
An FDA advisory committee voted 13 to 1, with 1 abstention, to recommend safety labeling changes for gadolinium-based contrast agents used during MRI.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Dementia Incidence on the Decline Dementia Incidence on the Decline
Dementia incidence rates decreased significantly among individuals born after 1929. But reduced cardiovascular disease and increased education levels don't fully explain this decline.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

MassDevice.com +5 | The top 5 medtech stories for September 11, 2017
Say hello to MassDevice +5, a bite-sized view of the top five medtech stories of the day. This feature of MassDevice.com’s coverage highlights our 5 biggest and most influential stories from the day’s news to make sure you’re up to date on the headlines that continue to shape the medical device industry. Get this in your inbox everyday by subscribing to our newsletters.   5. Medical device value: Here’s how you work it into your design Public and private payers are increasingly demanding that health providers manage their patient populations more effectively and efficiently. That means that m...
Source: Mass Device - September 11, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: MassDevice Tags: News Well Plus 5 Source Type: news

New Headache Diagnostic Criteria Will Coordinate with ICD-11 New Headache Diagnostic Criteria Will Coordinate with ICD-11
The new International Classification of Headache Disorders-3, now under development, will allow more consistent diagnoses and better clinical trials, as well as coordinating with ICD-11.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Opioid Misuse Still Largely a Prescription-Related Problem Opioid Misuse Still Largely a Prescription-Related Problem
Prescription and illicit opioid use continues unabated in the United States, while treatment rates for opioid abuse and substance use disorders remain staggeringly low.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Integra LifeSciences deals $48m in neurosurgery assets to Natus Medical
Integra LifeSciences (NSDQ:IART) said today that it plans to deal some of its neurosurgery assets to Natus Medical (NSDQ:BABY) for nearly $48 million, contingent on the consummation of its $1 billion buyout of the Codman Neurosurgery business from Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Plainsboro, N.J.-based Integra said the sale to Natus includes its line of Camino intracranial pressure monitoring devices and the San Diego plant that makes them, plus rights and assets for its fixed pressure shunts and the rights to Codman’s Duraform, standard external ventricular drain catheters and cerebrospinal fluid collection de...
Source: Mass Device - September 11, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Mergers & Acquisitions Neurological Surgical Wall Street Beat Codman Neuro Integra LifeSciences Corp. johnsonandjohnson Natus Medical Inc. Source Type: news

First Use of Cadaver Nerves to Repair Corneal Anesthesia Shows Promise
Treatment TermsCorneal disease Overview A new, minimally invasive procedure that replaces damaged corneal nerves with a donor nerve restores feeling in the cornea and halts progressive eye damage caused by a condition known as corneal anesthesia. The use of the donor nerve, an advance pioneered at Duke, may help people recover faster after surgery and could impact how other chronic eye conditions are treated. Content Blocks Header What Is Corneal Anesthesia? ContentCorneal anesthesia -- the medical term is neurotrophic keratopathy -- is a potentially devastating condition that can arise after certain viral infections...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - September 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: mf205 at duke.edu Source Type: news

7 medtech stories we missed this week: Sept. 8, 2017
[Image from unsplash.com]From BrainScope’s pediatric traumatic brain injury assessment device to EOS Imaging releasing new surgery planning software, here are seven medtech stories we missed this week but thought were still worth a mention. 1. BrainScope to develop pediatric traumatic brain injury assessment device BrainScope announced in a Sept. 7 press release that it will immediately start creating a pediatric capability for its BrainScope One medical neurotechnology. The technology is an FDA-cleared handheld medical device that is designed to assess the full spectrum of traumatic brain injury. The company sa...
Source: Mass Device - September 8, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Danielle Kirsh Tags: 510(k) Cardiac Assist Devices Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Diagnostics Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Imaging mHealth (Mobile Health) Neurological Regulatory/Compliance Research & Development Spinal AliveCor Bonesupport Bra Source Type: news

The hypothalamus at the crossroads of psychopathology and neurosurgery - Barbosa DAN, de Oliveira-Souza R, Monte Santo F, de Oliveira Faria AC, Gorgulho AA, De Salles AAF.
The neurosurgical endeavor to treat psychiatric patients may have been part of human history since its beginning. The modern era of psychosurgery can be traced to the heroic attempts of Gottlieb Burckhardt and Egas Moniz to alleviate mental symptoms throug... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 8, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news