Eye-Tracking Diagnoses Traumatic Brain Injury [video]

Eye-Tracking Diagnoses Traumatic Brain Injury [video]

Last year we covered RightEye’s announcement of Brain Health EyeQ, an eye-tracking platform for medical diagnosis and performance training. EyeQ uses a tablet equipped with cameras to track small eye movements called saccades. The platform analyzes the movement...
FDA Fast Tracks Concussion Assessment Device

FDA Fast Tracks Concussion Assessment Device

Concussions and other injuries from head impacts continue to capture the attention of athletes, their families, their coaches, and their healthcare providers. Fortunately, we are rapidly learning a great deal about the problem, which is helping with better evaluation...
Another Smart Mouth Guard Tracks Head Impacts

Another Smart Mouth Guard Tracks Head Impacts

According to UPMC Sports Medicine, people involved in sports and recreation suffer 1.7 to 3 million concussions every year in the U.S. and half of them go unreported and undetected. (For those who may be interested, about 10% to 20% of these are football-related.) We...
Fast Analysis of Concussion

Fast Analysis of Concussion

The eyes have it, as the saying goes. Eyes have long been used by medical professionals to diagnose a wide range of diseases and conditions, many of which are not directly related to vision. New technology is expanding the scope of these diagnoses to include a range...