Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 16:05
Child abuse can reduce the volume of grey matter in the brain that is responsible for processing information, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 20:09
The Pentagon is looking at a wireless brain implant that allows wounded soldiers to recover motor skills lost through head trauma.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 25, 2013, 20:16
Zapping the brain with short bursts of electric current may help erase unpleasant memories, paving way for new treatments for mental trauma, psychiatric disorders and drug addiction, researchers say.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 15:51
After the Boston marathon bombings, people who spent six hours a day scouring media for updates were more traumatised than those who were actually there, a US study has suggested.
Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 22:53
With over five million deaths reported each year due to injuries, a collaboration was announced here Friday between India and Australia to develop world class trauma care system.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 20:48
Ahead of the inauguration of the state emergency medical services (EMS) in Mumbai, US trauma care specialists conducted a two-day training programme for 70 state doctors.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 13:32
Researchers at NYU School of Medicine have shown that the effects of trauma persist in certain brain regions even when veterans of combat are not engaged in cognitive or emotional tasks, and face no immediate external threats.
Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 19:07
A new study has identified a genetic risk factor for persistent pain after traumatic events such as motor vehicle collision and sexual assaults.