Touch screen tablet computers have given brain injury patients who have trouble speaking new ways to communicate at a fraction of the cost of speech synthesis equipment common just a few years ago.
The San Francisco hospital that received national attention for treating brutally beaten San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow has become the first hospital in the nation certified to treat traumatic brain injuries.
He called on the federal government to better fund research of traumatic brain injuries.
An experimental treatment helped give a San Francisco Police officer a second chance, and it could help beaten Giants fan Bryan Stow.
A man who was struck by a train last month after his wheelchair toppled off a Hayward BART platform died Tuesday from a massive head trauma, the Alameda County coroner’s bureau said.