Galvanized by a unique funding opportunity, a cross-disciplinary team of an engineer and emergency medicine physicians combined forces to combat traumatic brain injury.
As a marketing assistant for the Michigan Center for Integrative Research in Critical Care, Alexandra Nowlin promotes and writes about groundbreaking research taking place at the center. She recently earned a degree in communication studies at the University of Michigan.
Biomedical engineering is bringing gas chromatography technology bedside, potentially making detection of certain conditions dramatically easier.
A potential solution to help get immobile bodies moving? A vibrating device to activate muscles — fulfilling a key part of a patient’s recovery while in intensive care.