Study on TBI and Suicides in Young Adults

Study on TBI and Suicides in Young Adults

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death and disability in young adults in the developed world, followed by suicide. New research suggests that at least a fraction of those suicides could be blamed...
A blood test for concussion? Not exactly.

A blood test for concussion? Not exactly.

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives The Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator, which was approved in February 2018 by the FDA as a quick tool to evaluate concussion or mild traumatic brain injury, does not replace clinical concussion examinations....
Rebuilding the Brain From Concussions

Rebuilding the Brain From Concussions

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives Given the right environment and interventions, the brain is capable of healing. Several published studies show lifestyle interventions, neuro-feedback, and other purposeful actions can help repair damage from...
Concussion Testing for Athletes with Disabilities

Concussion Testing for Athletes with Disabilities

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives The challenge of assessing concussions in athletes with disabilities is not lost on researchers who work on standardized data for neuro-cognitive testing tools. Baseline testing is seen as a valuable aid for...
Scientific American’s New Concussion Research

Scientific American’s New Concussion Research

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives Upon considering newly released research that shows mounting evidence that girls are slower than boys to heal from concussions, medical experts hypothesize why in an article in Scientific American. The...
What happened within this player’s skull?

What happened within this player’s skull?

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives What happened within this player’s skull upon impact that resulted in an apparent concussion? A video simulates the wave-like movement that continued for moments after the initial impact, as revealed by...
Update on Head Health Challenge Team

Update on Head Health Challenge Team

All News NKI News Industry News Events Video Past Archives Highlights research and progress with collaborative group including Neuro Kinetics, Inc., NFL, GE, Under Armour, U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), and University of Pittsburgh. Link WESA Posts Article About...