Posts Tagged: Recovery

PET Scans Could Predict Recovery from Brain Injuries

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PET scans may be able to predict how well patients will recover from severe brain injuries, according to a new study out of Belgium. The new finding provides a reliable method of predicting which patients will wake up from comas, and who will remain unresponsive. Bedside tests for recovery from comas are currently only about […]

What Brain Injury Means for the Victim

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Acquired brain injuries (ABI’s) are common, and treatment can be a grueling process. This injuries can be sustained in a number of ways, including automobile accidents and workplace injuries. Once damage is done, it can take years for the person who suffered the injury to begin to once again lead a normal life. Recovery plans […]