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*  Brain ischemia
"Metabolic crisis without brain ischemia is common after traumatic brain injury: a combined microdialysis and positron emission ... During brain ischemia, the brain cannot perform aerobic metabolism due to the loss of oxygen and substrate. The brain is not ... A closely related disease to brain ischemia is brain hypoxia. Brain hypoxia is the condition in which there is a decrease in ... Treatment strategies for brain hypoxia vary depending on the original cause of injury, primary and/or secondary. Mechanism of ...
*  Primary and secondary brain injury
... are ways to classify the injury processes that occur in brain injury. In traumatic brain ... It occurs after a variety of brain injury including subarachnoid hemorrhage, stroke, and traumatic brain injury and involves ... The primary injury leads to the secondary injury. Secondary injury is an indirect result of the injury. It results from ... Secondary brain injury occurs gradually and may involve an array of cellular processes. Secondary injury, which is not caused ...
*  Spinal cord injury
ISBN 0-7817-3639-0. Morganti-Kossmann, C.; Raghupathi, R.; Maas, A. (19 July 2012). Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury: ... this can coexist with or cause injury to the spinal cord, but each injury can occur without the other. Spinal cord injury ... Injuries can be cervical 1-8 (C1-C8), thoracic 1-12 (T1-T12), lumbar 1-5 (L1-L5), or sacral (S1-S5). A person's level of injury ... Most of these injuries occur in men under 30 years of age. The average age at the time of injury has slowly increased from ...
*  Brain mapping
It may also be crucial to understanding traumatic brain injuries (as in the case of Phineas Gage) and improving brain injury ... Outline of brain mapping Outline of the human brain Brain Mapping Foundation BrainMaps Project Center for Computational Biology ... Brain Mapping Foundation Interactive Brain Map by InformED Society for Brain Mapping and Therapeutics The ultimate brain map on ... Focus on Brain Mapping Research. F.J. Chen (2006). Trends in Brain Mapping Research. F.J. Chen (2006). Progress in Brain ...
*  Prevention of concussions
Prevention of mild traumatic brain injury involves taking general measures to prevent traumatic brain injury, such as wearing ... Concussions damage the brain of a person and the brain controls everything in the body so to limit this severe injury to the ... "Mild Traumatic brain injury: Toward understanding manifestations and treatment". Archives of Internal Medicine. 158 (15): 1617- ... which is associated with a high injury rate, may also prevent concussions. Prevention of undiagnosed and repeat injury is of ...
*  Complications of traumatic brain injury
"Traumatic brain injury Complications - Mayo Clinic". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved 2017-01-31. "Brain Injury: Complications and ... Traumatic brain injury (TBI, physical trauma to the brain) can cause a variety of complications, health effects that are not ... A vegetative state can result from diffuse injury to the cerebral hemispheres of the brain without damage to the lower brain ... Injuries to the base of the skull can damage nerves that emerge directly from the brain (cranial nerves). Cranial nerve damage ...
*  Traumatic brain injury
However, the terms head injury and brain injury are often used interchangeably. Similarly, brain injuries fall under the ... Traumatic brain injury (TBI), also known as intracranial injury, occurs when an external force injures the brain. TBI can be ... brain injury biomechanics McCrea, M. (2007). Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Postconcussion Syndrome: The New Evidence Base for ... Alves OL, Bullock R (2001). "Excitotoxic damage in traumatic brain injury". In Clark RS, Kochanek P. Brain injury. Boston: ...
*  Reperfusion injury
... plays a part in the brain's ischemic cascade, which is involved in stroke and brain trauma. Similar failure ... Reperfusion injury or reperfusion insult, sometimes called ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) or reoxygenation injury, is the ... "Brain Failure and Brain Death: Introduction". Scientific American Surgery, Critical Care, April 2005. Retrieved 2007-01-09. ... clinical study in Europe to determine its ability to ameliorate neuronal cellular damage in traumatic brain injury. TRO40303 is ...
*  Brain injury
Hypoxic brain injury happens when the brain receives insufficient oxygen. A hypoxic brain injury, also called stagnant hypoxia ... An anoxic brain injury occurs when the human brain receives no oxygen via the blood. Cells in the brain begin to die due to ... A brain injury is an injury to the brain of a living organism, and can be categorized by many properties. Primary and secondary ... while focal and diffuse brain injury describe the severity and localization. A traumatic brain injury is an alteration of a ...
*  Brain Injury (journal)
Brain Injury is a monthly, peer-reviewed, medical journal published by Taylor & Francis. Furthermore, it is the official ... "Editorial Board Members". Brain Injury. Taylor & Francis. Retrieved 2010-01-11. "Catalog record". Bibliographic information for ... Missing or empty ,url= (help); ,access-date= requires ,url= (help) Official website International Brain Injury Association. ... More specifically, the range of coverage includes fundamental research, clinical studies, brain injury translational medicine, ...
*  Acquired brain injury
Traumatic brain injury Brain damage Concussion Head injury Neurodegeneration Chronic traumatic encephalopathy Ontario Brain ... "What is Acquired Brain Injury". Retrieved 5 March 2011. The ABI Handbook, Serving Students with Acquired Brain Injuries in ... 2000). "Evaluation of Attention Process Training and Brain Injury Education in Persons with Acquired Brain Injury". Journal of ... For more information on therapeutic interventions for acquired brain injury, see stroke and traumatic brain injury. Some ...
*  Pediatric acquired brain injury
An acquired brain injury (ABI) can be sustained from traumatic brain injury (TBI) such as falls, motor vehicle incidents, ... The term "pediatric" in this case encompasses brain injuries sustained from birth up to age 25, since the developing brain does ... Key structural features of the pediatric brain make the brain tissue more susceptible to the mechanical injury during TBI than ... Even properties of these secondary events differ between the developing brain and the adult brain: (1) in the developing brain ...
*  Traumatic brain injury modeling
Stretch in Brain Microvascular Endothelial Cells (cEND) as an In Vitro Traumatic Brain Injury Model of the Blood Brain Barrier ... "Injury Prevention and Control: Traumatic Brain Injury (2012)". Retrieved November 19, 2013. Shoemaker, JT. "in vivo TBI ... Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Modeling attempts to replicate certain aspects of TBI in order better understand what is ... Impact damage is the most common type of TBI, estimated at 75% of all TBI injuries, and results from the brain making physical ...
*  Brain Injury Research Institute
The Brain Injury Research Institute (BIRI) is a center for the study of traumatic brain injuries and their prevention that was ... It now houses 20 brains for future research. Bennet Omalu was the first to identify chronic brain damage as a factor in the ... "Seau family revisiting brain decision". ESPN.com. May 6, 2012. Archived from the original on May 6, 2012. Frontline. "The ... He discovered chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the brain of Pro Football Hall of Fame player Mike Webster in 2002. ...
*  Childhood acquired brain injury
Childhood (or paediatric) acquired brain injury (ABI) is the term given to any injury to the brain that occurs during childhood ... An Educator's Manual - what educators need to know about students with brain injury (3rd ed.). Washington DC: Brain Injury ... If the injury is in any way significant this is often not the case. The inherent 'plasticity' of the brain can occasionally ... Because a child's brain is a 'work in progress', deficits caused by an injury sustained at one age might not become apparent ...
*  Sports-related traumatic brain injury
In hockey, traumatic brain injuries constitute 10%-15% of all head injuries. With the high percent of injuries being traumatic ... "Traumatic Brain Injury in Sports". Essential Sports Medicine. Retrieved 1 April 2013. Powell, John W. "Traumatic Brain Injury ... According to the USCPSC, four of the top five sports that cause brain injuries are considered to have limited brain contact: ... Concussions are also sometimes referred to as mTBI (Mild Traumatic Brain Injury). Concussions are injuries to the head which ...
*  Focal and diffuse brain injury
... are ways to classify brain injury: focal injury occurs in a specific location, while diffuse ... Ischemic brain injury resulting from an insufficient blood supply to the brain, is one of the leading causes of secondary brain ... Although brain injuries are often described as diffuse or focal in nature, in reality many traumatic brain injuries have both ... Vascular injury usually causes death shortly after an injury. Although it is diffuse type of brain injury itself, diffuse ...
*  Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Care Improvement Act
Traumatic brain injuries) Military acute concussion evaluation Psychological injury (Traumatic brain_injury) Veterans For ... Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitative Services' Improvements Act of 2011. Before that date, tramautic brain injury treatment at ... The Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Care Improvement Act is a bill (H.R. 4276) introduced in the 113th U.S. Congress that would ... In 2011, Senator Max Baucus introduced S. 666, the Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury Care Improvement Act of 2011, which would ...
*  Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2013
2005). "A systematic review of treatments for mild traumatic brain injury". Brain Injury. 19 (11): 863-880. doi:10.1080/ ... projects to reduce the incidence of traumatic brain injury and projects related to track and monitor traumatic brain injuries. ... projects to reduce the incidence of traumatic brain injury, and (2) traumatic brain injury surveillance systems or registries. ... Traumatic brain injury is defined as damage to the brain resulting from external mechanical force, such as rapid acceleration ...
*  HEAD STRONG: Fanelli 4 Brain Injury Awareness
Fanelli 4 Brain Injury Awareness, with the backing of the Kitchener Rangers, in order to raise awareness of brain injury and to ... Fanelli 4 Brain Injury Awareness is an organisation formed for the purposes of increasing public awareness of brain injury and ... the Kitchener Rangers can be found around Ontario and are free to attend to raise awareness about brain injury and brain injury ... "A concussion is a brain injury now and is common in my sport, hockey," Ben states. "I want to make it known that there is a way ...
*  Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury
The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) is a United States Department of ... "Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, Spring 2013" (PDF). dcoe.health.mil. ... "Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, Spring 2013" (PDF). dcoe.health.mil. ... and traumatic brain injury (TBI) issues. The organization's official mission is to "improve the lives of our nation's service ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Trauma and Injuries: Brain Injury
Acquired Brain Injury) sites. Sites dedicated to Support for Brain Injury patients should be submitted to the Brain Injury ... Traumatic Brain Injury) and ABI (Acquired Brain Injury) sites. Sites dedicated to Support for Brain Injury patients should be ... What Is Traumatic Brain Injury Fact sheet with tips for preventing brain injuries from the Center for Disease Control and ... The Brain Injury Recovery Network Dedicated to helping victims and families of brain and other serious injuries. Information, ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Trauma and Injuries: Brain Injury: Research
Sites dealing specifically with research about brain injuries. ... Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems The National Institute on ... UAB Injury Control Research Center Rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, severe burn or intra- ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Research 6 ... The Traumatic Brain Injury National Data and Statistics Center (TBINDSC) Coordinating research and dissemination efforts of the ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Trauma and Injuries: Brain Injury: Agnosia
It is usually associated with brain injury or neurological illness, particularly after damage to the temporal lobe. ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Agnosia 1 ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Prosopagnosia ... It is usually associated with brain injury or neurological illness, particularly after damage to the temporal lobe. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Trauma and Injuries: Brain Injury: Organizations
Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Organizations 38 ... European Brain Injury Society (E.B.I.S.) Projects include developing evaluation guidelines, epidemiology research, database on ... International Brain Injury Association Dedicated to the development and support of professionals, advocates, policy makers, ... consumers and others who work to improve outcomes and opportunities for persons with brain injury. ...
*  Juice Robinson
Brain. "CZWrestling.com - Online Home of Combat Zone Wrestling and Women Superstars Uncensored ~ Wrestling That's Like Nothing ... before suffering an injury that kept him out of action for several months. Parker returned to NXT in July 2013 with a new ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Neurological Disorders: Trauma and Injuries: Brain Injury: Prosopagnosia
Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Prosopagnosia 11 ... Health Conditions and Diseases Neurological Disorders Trauma and Injuries Brain Injury Agnosia ... The condition of face blindness, from the perspective of a person who acquired it from a childhood injury. ...