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Study recruiting participants: Dealing with emotional problems after TBI through online group therapy.

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Impact of genetic variation on hormone levels and outcome after traumatic brain injury

In contrast to clinical serum hormone studies, higher CSF E2/T ratio was associated with better outcome. Read article

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Study recruiting volunteers: Neural Dynamics and Connectivity in Response Inhibition and Traumatic Brain Injury

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Brain Trivia: The cerebral cortex makes up about 77% of the total volume of the human brain.

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Head injury and risk of Parkinson disease

The results of our meta-analysis indicate that a history of head trauma that results in concussion is associated with a higher risk of developing PD. Read article

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Study recruiting volunteers: Eye Movement Recordings in the Diagnosis of Traumatic Brain Injury

The study investigates whether the use of eye movement recordings can provide a reliable diagnostic of previously undiagnosed mild traumatic brain injury (blast and impact) in Operations Enduring Freedom or Iraqi Freedom (OIF/OEF) veterans. Read more …

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Tuning the Brain

Deep-brain stimulation is allowing neurosurgeons to adjust the neural activity in specific brain regions to treat thousands of patients with neurological disorders. Read article

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Traumatic brain injury and diet

Alterations in diet and nutritional strategies have been shown to decrease both morbidity and mortality after injury. Read article

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Evaluation, Pathogenesis, and Outcome of Subjects With or Suspected Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury may have a range of effects, from severe and permanent disability to more subtle functional and cognitive deficits that often go undetected during initial treatment. To improve treatments and therapies and to provide a uniform quality of … Continue reading

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Brain Trivia: Head injuries account for 62% of bicycle-related deaths.

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