*  Prognosis research strategy (PROGRESS) 1: A framework for researching clinical outcomes | The BMJ
... and severe traumatic brain injury in the international mission on prognosis and clinical trial design in traumatic brain injury ... More recently, prognosis research has helped to redefine non-fatal acute myocardial infarctions51 based on the presence or ... The prognosis of some cancers, traumatic brain injury, and back pain are importantly influenced by conditions not related to ... Patient outcome after traumatic brain injury in high-, middle- and low-income countries: analysis of data on 8927 patients in ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/346/bmj.e5595.short?rss=1
*  Subdural Hematoma: Background, Pathophysiology, Etiology
Subdural hematoma is the most common type of traumatic intracranial mass lesion. ... is a collection of blood below the inner layer of the dura but external to the brain and arachnoid membrane (see the images ... Secondary brain injuries may include edema, infarction, secondary hemorrhage, and brain herniation. ... Ultimate prognosis is related to the amount of associated direct brain damage and the damage resulting from the mass effect of ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1137207-overview
*  Sleep Spindles - As a Biomarker of Brain Function and Plasticity | IntechOpen
As a Biomarker of Brain Function and Plasticity , IntechOpen, Published on: 2012-10-17. Authors: Yuko Urakami, Andreas A. ... Incidence and prognosis value of spindles in post-traumatic coma. Electroencephalogr Clin Neurophysiol 56 1983 5 420429 . ... Spindle coma from acute midbrain infarction. Neurology 2005 64 12 21592160 .. 85 - P. Kotagal, N. Yardi, The relationship ... Many neuroimaging techniques have shown the alterations in the brain parenchyma following severe traumatic brain injury, such ...
  https://www.intechopen.com/books/advances-in-clinical-neurophysiology/sleep-spindles-as-a-biomarker-of-brain-function-and-plasticity/
*  Cunninghamella bertholletiae - Wikipedia
Infection often occurs through traumatic introductions into the body (i.e. through a wound). Cunninghamella bertholletiae can ... Common classes of mucormycoses include pulmonary, rhinocerebral (particularly when invasion into the vasculature of the brain ... Typically, initial pathology is from thrombosis and infarction. ... it is cited as having the worst prognosis of the Mucorales. ... in order to avoid dissemination into the vasculature of the brain and to avoid permanent optic nerve damage. Surgical ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cunninghamella_bertholletiae
*  Books by Subject - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
Ischemic brain damage in traumatic brain injury (TBI), extradural, subdural, and intracerebral hematomas and cerebral ... Space-occupying hemispheric infarction, clinical course, prediction and prognosis -- 16. Critical care of basilar artery ... Chapter 1. Epidemiology of hypertension and brain disease -- Chapter 2. Comorbidities often associated to brain damage in ... Pathophysiology of brain damage in hypertension: small vessel disease -- Chapter 6. Pathophysiology of brain damage in ...
  http://lane.stanford.edu/biomed-resources/ebsubjectbrowse.html?m=Vascular%20Diseases&page=2&proxy-links=false
*  Cerebral venous thrombosis/ischemia
Compared with other forms of acute brain injury such as encephalopathy after cardiac arrest or traumatic brain injury, the ... B) Magnetic resoance imaging of the brain showing large hemorrhagic infarction (arrow) in patient with transverse sinus ... What will you tell the family about prognosis? Overall prevalence data on adverse outcomes in CVT has been reported in recent ... When there is infarction, the location and extent of infarction contribute to long-term outcome. For example, in newborns with ...
  http://www.thecardiologyadvisor.com/pediatrics/cerebral-venous-thrombosisischemia/article/624012/
*  A Phase II Trial of Cetuximab and Bevacizumab in Patients With Recurrent or Metastatic Head and Neck Cancer - Full Text View -...
Patients with known brain metastases should be excluded from this clinical trial because of their poor prognosis and because of ... No major surgical procedure, open biopsy, or significant traumatic injury within 28 days prior to study enrollment, or ... No unstable angina or myocardial infarction within the previous 6 months; no uncontrolled hypertension; no symptomatic ... These patients have a dismal prognosis with a median survival of 6-9 months 2-4. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00407810?recr=Open&cond=%22Oropharyngeal+Neoplasms%22&rank=10
*  Cerebral vasospasm : neurovascular events after subarachnoid hemorrhage (전자도서, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
Cerebral Hemodynamic Changes After Wartime Traumatic Brain Injury / Alexander Razumovsky, Teodoro Tigno, Sven M. Hochheimer, ... Systemic Interleukin-6 Levels Reflect Illness Course and Prognosis of Patients with Spontaneous Nonaneurysmal Subarachnoid ... Angiographic Vasospasm Versus Cerebral Infarction as Outcome Measures After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Nima Etminan, ... Global Cerebral Atrophy After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Possible Marker of Acute Brain Injury and Assessment of Its Impact on ...
  http://www.worldcat.org/title/cerebral-vasospasm-neurovascular-events-after-subarachnoid-hemorrhage/oclc/808368406?lang=ko
*  Edematously | definition of edematously by Medical dictionary
brain edema. Swelling of the brain. It may be caused by increased permeability of brain capillary endothelial cells, focal ... traumatic edema. Tissue swelling occuring after blunt or penetrating injury.. Synonym: post-traumatic edema. Patient discussion ... Prognosis. The outlook is good if the condition is stabilized or reversed with treatment. ... including myocardial infarction, ischemia, or myocardial stunning; severe valvular heart disease; arrhythmias; excessive ...
  https://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/edematously
*  Lohp, 5-Fu/Lv and Bevacizumab, Alternative With Cpt-11, 5-Fu/Lv and Cetuximab In Metastatic Crc
metastasis, recurrence and prognosis.. In a phase 2 trial of treatment of CRC, the addition of bevacizumab to FU/LV increased ... History of myocardial infarction or stroke within 6 months. - Clinically significant peripheral vascular disease. - History of ... Major surgical procedure, open biopsy, or significant traumatic injury within 30 days. prior to Day 1. - Presence of central ... nervous system or brain metastases. - Evidence of bleeding diathesis or coagulopathy. - Blood pressure > 150/100 mmHg. - ...
  http://www.knowcancer.com/cancer-trials/NCT00755118/
*  Randomized Phase II Study of AZD6244 (Mitogen-activated Protein Kinase Inhibitor) MEK-Inhibitor With Erlotinib in KRAS Wild...
In general, patients with known brain metastases should be excluded from this clinical trial because of their poor prognosis ... Major surgery or significant traumatic injury occurring within 21 days prior to treatment. ... recent myocardial infarction, or unstable ischemic heart disease. ... CT brain or MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) brain) performed ... However, patients who have completed primary treatment of their brain metastasis by surgery or radiotherapy and have been off ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01229150?term=AZD6244%2FErlotinib%3A+NSCLC&rank=1
*  Fixed and dilated pupils after trauma, stroke, and previous intracranial surgery: management and outcome | Journal of Neurology...
The prognosis for FDPs on brain contusions and global brain oedema was even worse, with a mortality of 91.7% and 80.0%, ... Sakas et al reported a range of 1-9 hours delay for surgical treatment of bilateral FDPs in traumatic brain injury and found 3 ... The prognosis for patients with FDPs due to intracranial haemorrhage or primary infarction was only somewhat better (mortality ... 1981) Reversible brain-stem dysfunction following acute traumatic subdural hematoma. a clinical and electrophysiological study. ...
  http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/71/2/175.full
*  Hydranencephaly - Wikipedia
... intracerebral infarction, and ischemia (stroke), or other traumatic brain injury. Diagnosis may be delayed for several months ... The prognosis for children with hydranencephaly is generally quite poor. Death often occurs in the first year of life, but ... Usually the cerebellum and brain stem are formed normally, although in some cases the cerebellum may also be absent. An infant ... Dominguez, R; Aguirre Vila-Coro, A; Slopis, JM; Bohan, TP (June 1991). "Brain and ocular abnormalities in infants with in utero ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydranencephaly
*  Parkinsonism - A Review - P.B. Kader - Disease Index, Homeopathy Papers, Neurological Disorders
Prognosis is good Post-traumatic Parkinsonism. Often with a history of severe head injury or frequent head trauma that resulted ... area of mid brain, basal fore brain, and last in neo cortex. It also observed in autonomic nerves of the gut and heart ( ... are used to rule out the secondary causes of Parkinsonism, such as basal ganglia tumor, cerebral infarction and hydrocephalus. ... PROGNOSIS. Diseases with pronounced tremor have a better prognosis than diseases with rigidity. Mortality ratios are around ...
  https://hpathy.com/homeopathy-papers/a-review-of-parkinsonism/
*  Reperfusion injury - Wikipedia
This same process of mitochondrial destruction through the opening of the MPT pore is implicated in making traumatic brain ... This metabolic switch limits anaerobic metabolism and the formation of lactate, a herald of poor prognosis and multi-organ ... Le Lamer S (Feb 2014). "Translation of TRO40303 from myocardial infarction models to demonstration of safety and tolerance in a ... Reperfusion injury plays a part in the brain's ischemic cascade, which is involved in stroke and brain trauma. Similar failure ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reperfusion_injury
*  2000 Author index
Daily hassles and prognosis in heart disease, #205, p.37. Depression and risk for myocardial infarction and death, #190, p.32 ... Age-Related Brain Cell Loss Reversed in Animals, #197, p.22. Air Duct Cleaning Unnecessary for Preventing Allergies, #203, p. ... Post-traumatic stress disorder and gene expression, #207, p.120. Predictions of responses to harassment, #187, p.48 ... Baby Tori was Diagnosed with a Deadly Brain Tumor at 7 Weeks of Age - Because of a Nontoxic Treatment, Tori Celebrated her ...
  http://www.tldp.com/Indices/2000/198-209_Index_Author.htm
*  Amnesic disorders
Side of pupillary mydriasis predicts the cognitive prognosis in patients with severe traumatic brain injury.. DE Souza RL, ... Infarction in the pars libera of the column of fornix including pre (cholinergic)- and post (circuit of Papez fiber tracts)- ... predictive power of hospitalization variables for long-term cognitive prognosis in adult patients with severe traumatic brain ... Memory disturbances frequently occur after brain damage, but can be associated with psychiatric illnesses as well. Amnesia-the ...
  https://pub.uni-bielefeld.de/publication/2544191
*  Clinical Trials Registry | Internet Stroke Center
Prognosis. 1. Brain Injuries, Traumatic. 1. Diet. 1. Infantile Hypophosphatasia. 1. Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 35. 1. ...
  http://www.strokecenter.org/trials/conditions?page=64
*  Frontiers | HYPOPITUITARISM FOLLOWING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY: DETERMINING FACTORS FOR DIAGNOSIS | Endocrinology
... long recognised as a consequence of traumatic brain injury (TBI), is a major cause of disability that includes physical and ... long recognised as a consequence of traumatic brain injury (TBI), is a major cause of disability that includes physical and ... 1) Traumatic damage to the long hypophyseal portal veins and subsequent venous infarction are thought to be the main underlying ... needed to know the impact of post-traumatic hypopituitarism and to assess the impact of hormone replacement in the prognosis. ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fendo.2011.00025/full
*  AMPA Antagonist ZK200775 in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke | Stroke
Comparison of serum S-100 protein following stroke and traumatic brain injury. J Neurol Sci. 2000; 181: 104-110. ... S-100 protein and neuron-specific enolase concentrations in blood as indicators of infarction volume and prognosis in acute ... S-100 protein and neuron-specific enolase in CSF after experimental traumatic or focal ischemic brain damage. J Neurosurg. 1989 ... serum marker of focal brain damage after ischemic territorial MCA infarction. Stroke. 1997; 28: 1961-1965. ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/33/12/2813
*  Volume 1, Issue 4A, September 2006: Locked-In Syndrome | National Rehabilitation Information Center
The principal cause of LIS was stroke (86.4 percent), with traumatic brain injury (TBI) being a distant second cause with an ... METHODS: A 41-year-old woman with locked-in syndrome due to pontine infarction began receiving 150 mg of oral sildenafil ... Emanuela, C., Lazzari, R.E., Lotta, S., & Mazzucchi, A. (2003). Locked-in syndrome: Improvement in the prognosis after an early ... It may result from traumatic brain injury, diseases of the circulatory system, diseases that destroy the myelin sheath ...
  http://www.naric.com/www.disability.gov/?q=node/137
*  Delayed Posttraumatic Hemorrhage | Stroke
Histologic studies of the brain following head trauma, II: post-traumatic petechial and massive intracerebral hemorrhage. J ... Curiously, prognosis is similar in both the pre-CT and post-CT eras.11 In our series, prognosis was good in both the short and ... The result would be local vascular occlusion and infarction, with subsequent hemorrhage due to lysis of the intravascular clot ... Bleeding is likely to occur in an area of the brain injured by the initial trauma. Brain scans obtained in patients who ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/26/9/1531
*  Duret haemorrhages - Wikipedia
Brain 27:490-508, 1904. J. W. Kernohan JW, Woltman HW. Incisura of the crus due to contralateral brain tumor. Archives of ... Kamijo Y, Soma K, Kishita R, Hamanaka S (November 2005). "Duret hemorrhage is not always suggestive of poor prognosis: a case ... They are caused by a traumatic downward displacement of the brainstem. They are named after Henri Duret. Duret haemorrhages are ... venous infarction may play a role.[citation needed] Duret haemorrhages can be demonstrated by medical imaging techniques of CT ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Duret_haemorrhages
*  HEAD INJURY FOR NEUROLOGISTS | Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
The acute period of recovery from traumatic brain injury: post-traumatic amnesia or post-traumatic confusional state. J ... After hypoxic-ischaemic insults prognosis is much worse, only 10% of vegetative patients regaining awareness after one month ... infarction caused by transtentorial herniation. The low signal intensity in the left mid-temporal region is caused by partial ... Mild traumatic brain injury: pathophysiology, natural history, and clinical management. Neurology1995;45:1253-60. ...
  http://jnnp.bmj.com/content/73/suppl_1/i8.full
*  Subarachnoid hemorrhage - Wikipedia
It usually happens in the setting of other forms of traumatic brain injury and has been linked with a poorer prognosis. It is ... March 1989). "Effect of oral nimodipine on cerebral infarction and outcome after subarachnoid haemorrhage: British aneurysm ... Subarachnoid blood can be detected on CT scanning in as many as 60 percent of people with traumatic brain injury. Traumatic SAH ... SAH is a frequent occurrence in traumatic brain injury, and carries a poor prognosis if it is associated with deterioration in ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subarachnoid_hemorrhage