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*  Spinal cord injury
... of chronic SCI. It results from lack of input from the brain that quells muscle responses to stretch reflexes. It can be ... 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 ...
*  Complications of traumatic brain injury
Jordan BD (2000). "Chronic traumatic brain injury associated with boxing". Seminars in Neurology. 20 (2): 179-85. doi:10.1055/s ... "Traumatic brain injury Complications - Mayo Clinic". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved 2017-01-31. "Brain Injury: Complications and ... About one in five career boxers is affected by chronic traumatic brain injury (CTBI), which causes cognitive, behavioral, and ... Traumatic brain injury (TBI, physical trauma to the brain) can cause a variety of complications, health effects that are not ...
*  Traumatic brain injury
"White matter integrity and cognition in chronic traumatic brain injury: A diffusion tensor imaging study". Brain. 130 (10): ... 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 ...
*  Reperfusion injury
... plays a part in the brain's ischemic cascade, which is involved in stroke and brain trauma. Similar failure ... of ischemia and reperfusion injury also are thought to be a factor leading to the formation and failure to heal of chronic ... 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. ...
*  Head Games (film)
It covers findings that chronic traumatic brain injury is occurring in female sports. Also covered is physiological evidence of ... Brain Injuries Mount, Safety of Football Questioned, from NFL to Youth Leagues (Democracy Now!). ... brain injury in adolescent athletes. Head Games is directed by Steve James, director of the highly acclaimed documentary, Hoop ... Ann McKee, and Robert Stern, who are experts on chronic traumatic encephalopathy). In addition to other medical experts, it ...
*  Devi Nampiaparampil
Nampiaparampil, D. E. (2008). "Prevalence of Chronic Pain After Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review". JAMA. 300 (6): ... Department of Veterans Affairs in 2008 and started the Brain Injury Clinic at the VA Central California in Fresno. She moved to ... Oz Show when she demonstrated botox injections for chronic migraine pain in front of a live audience. Mehmet Oz nicknamed her ... a specialist in preventing and treating chronic pain. She performs x-ray-guided invasive spinal procedures for pain, teaches ...
*  SYNCTHINK
Anticipatory control of eye movements in chronic mild traumatic brain injury". Ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. PMC 4473731 . Missing or empty ... He is also the founder of the Brain Trauma Foundation. Other notable board members include Alan Quasha, Ernie Santin, Kevin ... The Department of Defense has funded SyncThink and its partner, the Brain Trauma Foundation, with about $30 million for the ... Jam Ghajar, a clinical professor of neurosurgery at Stanford and founder and director of its Concussion and Brain Performance ...
*  Roberta A. Ballard
These contributions have helped to prevent chronic lung disease and brain injury harming infants. Hospitals that Dr. Ballard is ... Ballard studies ways to treat and prevent chronic lung disease in premature infants. Some of her research includes the ...
*  Don W. Cleveland
Tau is now recognized to misaccumulate in Alzheimer's disease and to be the basis for chronic brain injury. He also developed ... 2009). "Chronic traumatic encephalopathy in athletes: progressive tauopathy after repetitive head injury". J. Neuropath Exp ... an inherited and degenerative brain disorder for which there is no cure. A one-time injection of a new DNA-based drug treatment ...
*  Schizoid personality disorder
"Right Frontal Pole Cortical Thickness and Social Competence in Children With Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury". Journal of Head ... Those who have experienced traumatic brain injury may be also at risk of developing features reflective of schizoid personality ... Being a personality disorder, which are usually chronic and long-lasting mental conditions, schizoid personality disorder is ... Brigham Young University (2014): Head injuries can make children loners. For original study, see " ...
*  Sports-related traumatic brain injury
... they are typically described following the cessation of exposure to chronic brain injury. Some of the subjective symptoms ... 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: ...
*  Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
... traumatic brain injury, amputation and chronic pain. They work with pediatric and geriatric clients as well as adults. They ... RIC specializes in the treatment of complex conditions such as spinal cord injury, stroke, ...
*  Michael Kaplan (biologist)
Anderson, M., MS Kaplan & G. Felsenthal, "Brain Injury Obscured by Chronic Pain," Archives of Physical Medicine and ... In the 1960s Joseph Altman and coworkers published a series of papers reporting that some dividing cells in the adult brain ... In addition, the concept that there may be brain stem cells that could proliferate, migrate, and then differentiate into new ... Specter, Michael, "The New Yorker" Annals of Science; Rethinking the Brain, How the Songs of Canaries Upset a Fundamental ...
*  Time-based prospective memory
Their aim was to assess deficits in participants prospective remembering following chronic traumatic brain injuries, under ... Evans, J., Groot, Y., Watson, P., Wilson, B. (2002). Prospective memory functioning in people with and without brain injury. ... Crawford, M., Knight, R.G., Titov, N. (2006). The effects of distractions on prospective remembering following brain injury ... The group with traumatic brain injuries performed poorly compared to the control group, suggesting how extremely important ...
*  Concussions in American football
The paper, whose authors included three members of the League's [MTBI], asserted that chronic brain injury 'has never been ... 50 million project to develop technology to predict brain injuries, show injury severity and the rate of recovery, and to ... Concussions occur when the head is subject to a large impact force, resulting in a minor brain injury. There has been a growing ... All 50 states, including Washington D.C, have now passed legislation to help reduce the number of traumatic brain injuries in ...
*  Children's Specialized Hospital
... brain injury, and chronic illness. It treats patients up until the age of 21. It has a Children's Academic Health Campus in New ... brain injury, and chronic illness. By 2016, the hospital was doing research with the Kessler Foundation (of the Kessler ... By 2015, other programs included treating "complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries, to developmental ...
*  Elevated plus maze
"Chronic Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Results in Reduced Cerebral Blood Flow, Axonal Injury, Gliosis, and Increased T- ... Despite this, the model is commonly employed for screening putative anxiolytics and for general research into the brain ... "The Concentric Square Field: A multivariate test arena for analysis of explorative strategies". Behavioural Brain Research. 168 ... they would learn at different rates giving information on how the brain stores memories. This test can be used to assess long ...
*  Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). Chronic pain. Turning Point provides a comprehensive program to the local general public, ...
*  Center for Deployment Psychology
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), insomnia, chronic pain, depression, suicide, and substance abuse. For non-military behavioral ... Limited Budget and Performance Information on the Center for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury, p. 22 "Department ...
*  Kolling Institute of Medical Research
The problems of being born early can be lifelong and consequences of being may include chronic lung disease, brain injury, ... Laboratories: Brain, Behaviour & Society Research Lab Cellular Physiology Research Lab Opioids & Neuropathic Pain Lab ... brain, ovary and endocrine organs, as well as regulation of normal body growth and bone metabolism. Research Focus Adrenal Lab ... chronic and cancer pain. PMRI conducts basic and clinical research programs and also operates a national and international ...
*  Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor
A combination of human G-CSF and cord blood cells has been shown to reduce impairment from chronic traumatic brain injury in ... stimulating factor reduces histopathological and motor impairments in an experimental model of chronic traumatic brain injury ... Brain. 131 (Pt 12): 3335-47. doi:10.1093/brain/awn243. PMC 2639207 . PMID 18835867. Nagata S, Tsuchiya M, Asano S, Kaziro Y, ... Indeed, its receptor is expressed by neurons in the brain and spinal cord. The action of G-CSF in the central nervous system is ...
*  Neuroproteomics
Traumatic brain injury is defined as a "direct physical impact or trauma to the head followed by a dynamic series of injury and ... or a chronic disease such as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's. Especially in Parkinson's, in which neurotransmitters play a large ... In addition to physically injuring the brain tissue, traumatic brain injury induces the release of glutamate that interacts ... These three proteins are examples of detectable signs of traumatic brain injury that are much more specific than temperature, ...
*  Chronic traumatic encephalopathy
Traumatic brain injury Brain damage Acquired brain injury Asken, BM; Sullan, MJ; DeKosky, ST; Jaffee, MS; Bauer, RM (1 October ... "DOD partners to combat brain injury". army.mil. Retrieved 2 May 2014. "RTI to research mild traumatic brain injury effects in ... Jordan, B. D. (2009). Brain injury in boxing. Clinics in Sports Medicine, 28(4), 561-78, vi. Omalu; et al. (2010). "Chronic ... "Seau family revisiting brain decision". ESPN. May 6, 2012. Archived from the original on May 6, 2012. "Our Team". Brain Injury ...
*  Luxol fast blue stain
"Chronic neuropathological and neurobehavioral changes in a repetitive mild traumatic brain injury model". Ann. Neurol. 75 (2): ... traumatic brain injury is associated with ongoing white matter degeneration with survival > 1 year post-injury. H&E stain ... "Inflammation and white matter degeneration persist for years after a single traumatic brain injury". Brain. 136 (1): 28-42. doi ... 10.1093/brain/aws322. PMC 3562078 . PMID 23365092. Mouzon, B; Bachmeier, C (February 2014). " ...
*  Barnes maze
"Chronic neuropathological and neurobehavioral changes in a repetitive mild traumatic brain injury model". Ann. Neurol. 75 (2): ... Genes Brain Behav. 6:54-65 (2007). Mouzon, B; Chaytow, H (December 2012). "Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in a Mouse ... Effect of traumatic brain injury on mouse spatial and nonspatial learning in the Barnes circular maze. J Neurotrauma. 15:1037- ... It is also used by neuroscientists to determine whether there is a causative effect after mild traumatic brain injury on ...
*  Haemophilia A
Haemophilia leads to a severely increased risk of prolonged bleeding from common injuries, or in severe cases bleeding may be ... Repeated bleeds into a joint capsule can cause permanent joint damage and disfigurement resulting in chronic arthritis and ... Joints Muscles Digestive tract Brain Muscle and joint haemorrhages - or haemarthrosis - are indicative of haemophilia, while ...
*  Aurora Levins Morales
Levins Morales lives with multiple disabilities and chronic illnesses,including epilepsy,several brain injuries, fibromyalgia, ... chronic fatigue and Environmental Illness (also known as Multiple Chemical Sensitivities.) In 2007 she had a stroke and began ...