Determining the Timing of a Brain Injury in the Newborn: What We Can Learn from Brain Imaging – Part Two

March 23rd, 2015 | Brain injury

A brain imaging study, such as an ultrasound, CAT scan, or MRI, can help answer questions about the timing of a birth injury. One of the issues commonly argued in medical-legal cases involving an infant asphyxiated at birth is whether a brain injury occurred before or during labor and delivery. In an infant hypoxic-ischemic event… Read More

The Importance of Protecting Student Athletes From Traumatic Brain Injuries

September 25th, 2014 | Personal injury

Fall is in the air in Ohio, and for many student athletes that means it’s time to take to the field once again. It’s also important to remember the dangers that can be associated with athletes suffering traumatic brain injuries during this time of year. A traumatic brain injury occurs when a blow to the head causes… Read More

Repeat Traumatic Brain Injuries Caused Former Baseball Player to Suffer Serious Brain Condition

December 16th, 2013 | Personal injury

December 16, 2013 The National Football League (NFL) recently reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought against the organization by hundreds of players who claimed the league did not warn them of the long-term health effects repeat traumatic brain injuries could have. The Ohio Brain Injury Lawyers with Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy point out… Read More

Study Shows Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury Can Linger After Symptoms Have Dissipated

December 6th, 2013 | Personal injury

December 6, 2013 A settlement was recently reached between the National Football League and hundreds of former and current players in regards to a lawsuit alleging the league failed to warn players of the dangers traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) posed to their long-term health. In the wake of this agreement, the public has become more… Read More

New Treatment Currently Being Developed For Traumatic Brain Injury Victims

October 11th, 2013 | Personal injury

October 11, 2013 For many who suffer serious traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), there are few treatments available to help them overcome the symptoms associated with their condition. The Ohio Brain Injury Lawyers with Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy explain a doctor at Ohio State University is currently developing a treatment that may offer victims of… Read More