Michael discusses his work, progress towards diagnosis of chronic traumatic encephalopathy in life and his thoughts on the latest in CTE research.
In this research article, auditory comprehension and visually assessed cognitive functions were compared in early stage postconcussed athletes and healthy controls using the Subtest VIII of the Computerized-Revised Token Test and Immediate Postconcussion Assessment and Cognitive Test.
Both lithium and rapamycin could prevent the secondary nerve cell damage caused by the overproduction of glutamate after a traumatic brain injury.
Dr Deer discusses his career highlights, most memorable patient cases, and looks ahead at future challenges and trends in the field of neuromodulation.
A short opinion piece updating “Lost in translation: understanding the failure of the progesterone/traumatic brain injury Phase III trials”.
Study identifies potential risk factors for poor outcomes in patients diagnosed with concussive blast traumatic brain injuries.
Recent findings suggest that there may be an association between the long-term complaints suffered after multiple concussive brain injury and synaptic nerve cell damage.
This article evaluates the potential role of vascular dysfunction and chronic inflammation in both acute- and chronic-phase traumatic brain injury, and also features studies investigating biomarkers associated with poorer injury outcome.
Eric Wasserman discusses tells us more about his work, uses for noninvasive brain stimulation, and the potential for neuromodulation in the treatment of neurological disorders.