532 Results for Brain Injuries

  1. Brain Injury Education for the Army

    ...In response to the increasing incidence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among returning US soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan, the Army started an education program in July

    • Stump, Elizabeth
    • Neurology Today
    • August 21, 2007
  2. In the Clinic-Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Additional Monitoring for Brain Tissue Oxygenation Found Potentially Beneficial for Severe TBI

    ... traumatic brain injury. Some independent experts questioned the clinical meaningfulness of the brain tissue oxygenation measure, but they said they look forward to more information from a phase 3 trial, beginning

    • Fitzgerald, Susan
    • Neurology Today
    • December 07, 2017
  3. In the Clinic-Epilepsy: Study Finds No Sign of Brain Injury with Recurrent Focal Epilepsy Seizures

    ...ARTICLE IN BRIEFSeizure activity alone does not promote the expression of brain injury biomarkers, at least in type II focal cortical dysplasia (FCD II) or cryptogenic disease, researchers reported. The findings dispel

    • Samson, Kurt
    • Neurology Today
    • November 16, 2017
  4. Taking the ‘Mild’ Out of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

    ...Traumatic brain injury has been called the “signature wound” of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Yet many experts also point to a problem occurring far from the battlefield: the multitude of mild traumatic brain injury...

    • Cajigal, Stephanie
    • Neurology Today
    • July 03, 2007
  5. IRAQ INJURIES CHALLENGE VA BRAIN INJURY REHABILITATION TEAMS

    ... Administration traumatic brain injury rehabilitation unit and return home.The remarkable recovery of 27-year-old Staff Sgt. Jessica Clements is due in part to her own determination, a quick-thinking field neurosurgeon

    • Samson, Kurt
    • Neurology Today
    • November 01, 2004
  6. CSF BRAIN TAU PREDICTS OUTCOME IN SEVERE TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

    ...ARTICLE IN BRIEF✓ A new study reported that concentrations of total brain tau on days two to three post-trauma for patients with traumatic brain injury correlated to morbidity and mortality at one year (p = 0.001

    • Goodman, Alice
    • Neurology Today
    • November 21, 2006