Eye Movement Test Assists in Diagnosis of Concussions

Feb 14, 2014

In research relevant to the gridiron and other kinds of battlefields, Allegheny Health Network and corporate partner Neuro Kinetics Inc. hope to use a new test based on eye movements to bring increased accuracy to the diagnosis of concussions. The research involves the use of high-speed digital photography and other technology to analyze a patient’s tracking of dots of light or other visual stimuli, which are projected against a light or dark background. Read more.