Level 1 trauma centers with a suspected TBI
, who also received a negative CT scan, to determine if the brain-specific glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) could be a biomarker, or indication, that helps physicians detect TBIs
Findings from the Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in Traumatic Brain Injury (TRACK-TBI) study, claimed to be one of the largest TBI
studies of its kind, show this new technology could help fill a gap in emergency rooms today by identifying patients who might otherwise have gone undiagnosed.
For the study, the researchers analyzed data of 4,091,376 nonfatal pediatric TBIs
reported in the emergency rooms between 2010 and 2013.
Among infants aged <1 year and children aged 1 to 4 years, the highest number of TBIs
were attributable to home furnishings and fixtures, primarily beds.
CDC research showed that 25% of construction fatalities between 2003-2010 were caused by a TBI
(2017) found that over $2 billion US healthcare dollars are spent on TBI
Brain Injury Awareness Month is an opportunity to encourage broader implementation of evidence-based practices to reduce pediatric TBIs
and their sequelae.
Data were collected from Kelantan TBIS
is an online registry set up by the Ministry of Health for surveillance of tuberculosis disease in Malaysia.
To lessen the likelihood of TBI
, the Mayo Clinic suggests wearing protective gear during sports and other recreational activities, practicing good sportsmanship when playing with others, and always wearing a seatbelt when in a vehicle (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, 2019).
JPY2.77 billion* Class A TBIs
affirmed at 'AAAsf'; Outlook Stable
DOST, through the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (DOST-PCIEERD), provides financial assistance to TBIs
. DOST-PCIEERD deputy executive director Engr.
It is initiated by DOST-Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) and co-developed with the DOST, DTI, and DICT in partnership with the 14 DOST Technology Business Incubators (TBIs
), including QBO Philippines and AIM-DBI, private partners such as Ideaspace, Launch Garage, Startup Village, PhilDEv, Trade Lawyers and government partners such as the Office of Senator Bam Aquino and CHED.