New ultrasound device may help diagnose concussions
August 9, 2017
“There is growing evidence that concussions can change the blood flow in the brain,” said study author Robert Hamilton, PhD, co-founder of Neural Analytics in Los Angeles, Calif., and a member of the American Academy of Neurology. “While such changes may be detected with MRI, we believe there may be a less expensive and portable way to measure these changes with a transcranial Doppler (TCD) device.”
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Acupuncture alone is extremely effective for the treatment of concussions and Post Concussion Syndrome - but especially so when combined with bodywork, gua sha or cupping, and other forms of manual work, and sometimes herbal medicine for trauma. Tom Bisio wrote about the treatment of concussion extensively in his book on the treatment of sports injuries using Chinese medicine.