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Case Manager – brain injury rehabilitation (Sheffield)

Become a brain injury case manager – make a difference Supporting and facilitating rehabilitation and life adjustments for those affected by complex disabilities Location: Sheffield Hours: Full time Salary: Competitive remuneration package according to skills and experience About the role: This challenging and rewarding role is ideally suited to an HCPC or NMC registered professional with at least 2 years’ ...

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Stem cell therapy successful in treating mouse brain injury

Stem Cell

Scientists from USC have reported that they’ve developed a new method for re-establishing brain cells that have been destroyed by stroke or other neurological diseases. Furthermore, the new technique may also help to increase the production of neurons in mice following stroke. While so far there’s been no way to help an injured brain to repair itself through the creation ...

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We’re recruiting – Brain Injury Case Manager

Job Title: Brain Injury Case Manager Location: Manchester Salary: Negotiable Closing Date: 19th February 2016 Interview Date: To be confirmed More information JS Parker Ltd is one of the leading providers of specialist case management and rehabilitation services to adults and children with brain and spinal injuries, also working with people who have sustained other catastrophic injuries or have complex ...

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New rugby union concussion rules

New rugby union concussion rules

The new rules announced this week for the assessment and management of concussion in professional rugby union are another step forward, according to Headway – the brain injury association. The changes to the existing rules include: The period of time allowed for doctors to assess a player for concussion has been doubled to 10 minutes; All players, coaches and officials now ...

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Headway welcomes new concussion rules

Headway welcomes new concussion rules

We are pleased to join with leading brain injury charity Headway in welcoming this month’s new rules on how Premier League football clubs deal with head injuries. “We are pleased to see the football authorities have addressed the serious issue of concussion,” said Peter McCabe, Chief Executive of Headway. “The measures announced are a significant step forward in the protection of ...

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