New Book: Traumatic Brain Injury, Part I, Volume 127: Handbook of Clinical Neurology

The Handbook of Clinical Neurology volume on traumatic brain injury (TBI) provides the reader with an updated review of emerging approaches to traumatic brain injury (TBI) research, clinical management and rehabilitation of the traumatic brain injury patient.

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Growth Hormone Deficiency after Traumatic Brain Injury: improvement in quality of life with GH therapy

GHR achieved clinically relevant, long-term benefit in Quality of Life.

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ADHD medication use reduced child, adolescent brain injury risk

The risk of brain injury to children and adolescents with ADHD was significantly reduced while patients were administered methylphenidate or atomoxetine, according to data published in JAMA Pediatrics.

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Head trauma with or without mild brain injury increases the risk of future traumatic death

The main founding was that even HI without TBI carries an increased risk of future traumatic death.

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Stress of Caring for Brain Injured Loved Ones Puts Caregivers at Risk

People who care for loved ones with brain injuries can be under so much stress that their own health is in danger.

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Associations between executive functioning, coping, and psychosocial functioning after acquired brain injury

Individuals who report difficulties with executive functioning after ABI may be inclined to use passive coping styles, which are maladaptive.

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Accident survivor thriving while living with brain injury

On Oct. 5, 2005, Amy Klene and her friend were on their way home from a beauty supply store, when in a blink of a second, everything changed.

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