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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.

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Can Exercise Prevent Post-Concussive Symptoms?

Can Exercise Prevent Post-Concussive Symptoms?

Participants who performed light, moderate, or full-contact activity had a lower risk for postconcussive symptoms.

Therapeutic Hypothermia Beneficial in Adult Traumatic Brain Injury

Therapeutic Hypothermia Beneficial in Adult Traumatic Brain Injury

Children with TBI who underwent therapeutic hypothermia, however, experienced increased mortality and worse outcomes.

Blood Metabolites May Indicate Concussion

Blood Metabolites May Indicate Concussion

The authors have filed a patent application for their test.

Many States Lack Plans to Return Children to School After Concussion

Many States Lack Plans to Return Children to School After Concussion

Most laws focus specifically on athletes, however all athletes are students as well.

Preventing Depression After Traumatic Brain Injury

Preventing Depression After Traumatic Brain Injury

Nearly 80% of depressive symptoms occur within the first 6 months after TBI.

Can Deep Brain Stimulation Improve Deficits From Traumatic Brain Injury?

Can Deep Brain Stimulation Improve Deficits From Traumatic Brain Injury?

Deep brain stimulation appears to boost function and quality of life in patients with TBI.

Biomarkers of Neuronal Damage in Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Biomarkers of Neuronal Damage in Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Levels of neurofilament light protein and amyloid β reflect CNS injury after repeated mild traumatic brain injury events.

Sertraline Tx May Prevent Depression After Traumatic Brain Injury

Sertraline Tx May Prevent Depression After Traumatic Brain Injury

The intervention was well tolerated, with mild adverse effects in both the sertraline and placebo groups.

Traumatic Brain Injury Linked to Long-Term Adverse Effects

Traumatic Brain Injury Linked to Long-Term Adverse Effects

TBI in childhood and adolescence was associated with low education attainment and premature death.

FDA Gives Marketing Green Light to Cognitive Tests for Concussion

FDA Gives Marketing Green Light to Cognitive Tests for Concussion

The devices are the first of their kind to be granted marketing approval by the FDA.

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