Study researchers explored the trajectory of and factors associated with recovery of consciousness in patients with a disorder of consciousness following traumatic brain injury.
Veterans with traumatic brain injury (TBI) are at increased risk for developing sleep disorders.
Of the 139 athletes who wore the Q-Collar, 77% showed no significant changes in the deeper tissues of the brain involved in the transmission of electrical nerve signals.
For patients with cirrhosis undergoing TIPS placement, rifaximin used before and after the procedure is associated with a reduced risk for overt HE.
Conservative interventions, such as cognitive behavioral therapy and intradermal acupuncture, may improve the sleep of adults with a history of stroke or traumatic brain injury.
The test measures glial fibrillary acidic protein and ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase L1, biomarkers present in blood plasma at elevated concentrations after a brain injury.
Researchers compared sleep quality and biomarkers of neurodegeneration and cognitive scores between so-called poor sleepers and good sleepers with mild traumatic brain injury.
In patients with isolated severe traumatic brain injury, prehospital treatment with tranexamic acid may increase the risk mortality.
Portable, low-field magnetic resonance imaging is feasible for obtaining neuroimaging in intensive care unit patients.
From 2012 to 2018, there was a decrease in the rate of sports and recreation-related traumatic brain injury emergency department visits for children.