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Bennett TD, et al. Functional Status Scale in Children With Traumatic Brain Injury: A Prospective Cohort Study. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016
OBJECTIVES: In children with traumatic brain injury, 1) to describe the hospital discharge functional outcome and change from baseline function using the Functional Status Scale and 2) to determine any associations between discharge Functional Status Scale and age, injury mechanism, neurologic examination, imaging, and other predictors of outcome. 266 more words
Nearly 12 years after Brian Fudge’s killing, the courts are still trying to figure out who is responsible for taking the 22-year-old’s life.
His alleged killer, Charlie Manasseri, was found guilty in 2012 of second-degree murder and… 717 more words
A new CHEO research study suggests that light aerobic exercise may speed recovery from a concussion.
The study, published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association, has the potential to turn conventional wisdom on its head since most doctors now recommend that patients avoid any kind of exercise in the immediate aftermath of a concussion. 532 more words
High school football, as it closes the book on another season, faces existential questions. More than 1 million players perform each year under Friday night lights — and, increasingly, under the scrutiny of physicians and anxious parents. 2,795 more words