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PupilScreen aims to allow parents, coaches, medics to detect concussion, TBIs with a phone


September 6, 2017

University of Washington researchers are developing a smartphone app that is capable of objectively detecting concussion and other traumatic brain injuries in the field, which could provide a new level of screening for athletes and accident victims. Full Story

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