MRIs reveal signs of brain injuries not seen in CT scans

MRIs reveal signs of brain injuries not seen in CT scans

MRIs reveal signs of brain injuries not seen in CT scans

Hospital MRIs may be better at predicting long-term outcomes for people with mild traumatic brain injuries than CT scans, the standard technique for evaluating such injuries in the emergency room, according to a clinical trial led by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (SFGH).