Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 14:00
Researchers have developed surgical plates and screws which may not only offer improved bone remodeling following injury, but can also be absorbed by the body over time, eliminating the need for surgical removal of the devices.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 11:49
Stem cells are immature cells that grow into the specialised cells that comprise the body`s tissue. The aim is to coax these cells into becoming nerve cells to replenish those damaged in spinal injury.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 14:12
Damage to the brain may still occur even if symptoms of traumatic brain injury are not present, scientists, including one of Indian origin, suggest.
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: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 14:56
Patients who experience abrupt kidney injury following surgery have an increased risk of developing heart problems later, a new study has warned.
Last Updated: Monday, January 20, 2014, 19:50
A teenager, who had severe brain damage after a brutal hit-and-run has made miraculous recovery due to consumption of fish oil.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 15:36
A new research has revealed that immune system plays an important role in the heart`s response to injury, suggesting that embryonic macrophages in the heart promote healing after injury.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 15:39
Researchers have found a new enzyme, known as cIAP2, which helps the lungs fight against infection by giving them the ability to decrease flu-inflicted tissue injury.