S100B protein in diagnosing intracranial hemorrhage in some patients with mild head injury

Researchers from Vienna examined elderly patients and adult patients receiving antiplatelet therapy who had presented with mild head injury to see if levels of S100B protein could help identify whether intracranial bleeding was present. If there was no indication of intracranial hemorrhage, the patients would not need additional testing or hospitalization. The researchers found that patients whose serum S100B levels were —> Read More