Findings implicate a specific type of immune cell behind heterotopic ossification--and present a potential target for treatment.
After sustaining a concussion, traditional treatment guidelines recommend strict rest, but a Michigan Medicine physician-researcher is challenging that concept with research that may advise otherwise.
Even without symptoms of concussion, researchers studying high school football players found two elevated biomarkers that are associated with brain injury.
Much of what’s known about CTE stems from postmortem diagnoses. Now, physicians have outlined a framework to identify clinical consequences of head trauma in the living.