A novel biomarker which may help determine which patients require a CT scan has been approved by the FDA.
SfN17: Groundbreaking studies give insight into the hard-hitting consequences of sports-related head injuries
Two abstracts add to evidence suggesting a negative effect of concussion on brain tissue microstructure and hippocampal function.
Two abstracts give insight into effects of modern warfare and potential treatments.
David Brody discusses his work on animal models of neurodegeneration following TBI, as well as new research into astrocyte degeneration in CTE.
Lee Goldstein discusses his work on human pathology and animal models of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, and where he thinks the brain injury field could be in 5 years’ time.
Co-organizers of the inaugural Frontiers conference, Drs Li and Jenkins, explain why they felt there was a need for such an event, and discuss their outlook on the TBI field.
In a new case series of 177 players, diagnosis rate is highest recorded to-date.
Auditory comprehension performance of college students with and without sport concussion on Computerized-Revised Token Test Subtest VIII
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.
A short opinion piece updating “Lost in translation: understanding the failure of the progesterone/traumatic brain injury Phase III trials”.