Traumatic Brain Injury Feature Archive

Addressing Gender Differences in Concussion Diagnosis and Treatment

Addressing Gender Differences in Concussion Diagnosis and Treatment

Female athletes face a greater incidence of and longer recovery time from concussion compared with males.

Advanced Neuroimaging Can Guide Interventions in Traumatic Brain Injury

Advanced Neuroimaging Can Guide Interventions in Traumatic Brain Injury

SPECT imaging can be more accurate in the diagnosis of traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder than CT or MRI.

Decompressive Craniectomy in Traumatic Brain Injury: Weighing the Risks and Benefits

Decompressive Craniectomy in Traumatic Brain Injury: Weighing the Risks and Benefits

The greatest hurdle in developing effective treatments for TBI lies in the varied and dynamic pathophysiology and incomplete understanding of factors leading to poor outcome.

Is It Possible to Make Football Safer?

Is It Possible to Make Football Safer?

Changing the stigma around and frequency of injury in football requires a collaborative, educational effort involving all stakeholders.

Overcoming the Grey Area of Concussion Diagnosis

Overcoming the Grey Area of Concussion Diagnosis

The diagnosis and management of concussion is still a grey area for sports medicine specialists.

What Neurologists Should Know About Concussion, the Film

What Neurologists Should Know About Concussion, the Film

Dr Conidi discusses some of the major points addressed in the blockbuster film that could impact clinical practice.

Rethinking Concussion Assessment: Advances in Brain Network Activation

Rethinking Concussion Assessment: Advances in Brain Network Activation

Technology called Brain Network Activation allows health care professionals to evaluate brain network function after traumatic brain injury and during recovery.

Emerging Mobile Technology for Concussion Detection and Management

Emerging Mobile Technology for Concussion Detection and Management

Advancements in mobile detection technology allow immediate assessment, but can't replace a medical professional's diagnosis.

Concussion Detection: The Most Serious Decision in Sports?

Concussion Detection: The Most Serious Decision in Sports?

All too often, physicians, coaches, and athletes are swayed into making a quick conclusion about concussion risk after a hard hit.

Assessing Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Athletes

Assessing Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Athletes

Identification, assessment and evaluation of concussions enables clinicians to determine a safe return date for young athletes.

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