Head Trauma

Homicide Investigation in Oakland

Woman Murdered Near Lake Merritt In Oakland

A woman who was murdered near Oakland’s Lake Merritt Saturday morning suffered apparent head trauma, police said.


Apple Introduces A New iPad

Top Minds At Santa Clara Brain Injury Conference Give iPads To Patients

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.


San Francisco General Hospital

San Francisco Hospital Treating Bryan Stow Recognized As Brain Trauma Leader

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.


Brain scan, MRI. (AP)

Beaten Giants Fan’s Doctor Calls For More Funding For Brain Injuries

He called on the federal government to better fund research of traumatic brain injuries.


Brain scan, MRI. (AP)

HealthWatch: Experimental Head Trauma Treatment At SF General Offers Hope

An experimental treatment helped give a San Francisco Police officer a second chance, and it could help beaten Giants fan Bryan Stow.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/13/2011

BART station (CBS)

Man Struck By BART Train At Hayward Station Dies

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.

CBS San Francisco–11/11/2010