MRI better than CT scan at detecting TBI damage

01/2/2013 | DailyRx.com

Researchers studied 135 patients with mild traumatic brain injury and found that magnetic resonance imaging was more effective than early computed tomography at assessing head injuries. The findings suggest MRI may be a better tool in predicting long-term brain damage than CT scans. The study appeared in the Annals of Neurology.

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