Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Get a thorough, expert overview of the many key facets of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Andrew E. Budson, Ann C. McKee, Robert C. Cantu, and Robert A. Stern. This easy-to-read reference is based on lectures from Boston University’s Alzheimer’s Disease Center’s November 2016 two-day conference on CTE.

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  • Author : Andrew E. Budson
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Pages : 256 pages
  • ISBN : 0323544266
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
  • Author : Andrew E. Budson,Ann C Mckee,Robert C. Cantu,Robert A. Stern
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 14 July 2017
GET THIS BOOKChronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Get a thorough, expert overview of the many key facets of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Andrew E. Budson, Ann C. McKee, Robert C. Cantu, and Robert A. Stern. This easy-to-read reference is based on lectures from Boston University’s Alzheimer’s Disease Center’s November 2016 two-day conference on CTE.

The Neuropsychology of Cortical Dementias

The Neuropsychology of Cortical Dementias
  • Author : Mary Anderson, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 16 December 2014
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"This book provides an overview of the cognitive and behavioral profiles of the cortical dementias in a readable and clinically relevant manner. Its emphasis on disease entities primarily affecting cortical structures allows for a more comprehensive description of the latest insights into the pathogenesis and assessment of a number of different disease processes... Weighted Numerical Score: 98 - 5 Stars!" Melissa Jones, MD (University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine) Doody's Medical Reviews The Neuropsychology of Cortical Dementias addresses in depth

Brain Injury Medicine E-Book

Brain Injury Medicine E-Book
  • Author : Blessen Eapen,David X. Cifu
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 17 July 2020
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The only review book currently available in this complex field, Brain Injury Medicine: Board Review focuses on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management of individuals with varying severity levels of brain injury. Focused, high-yield content prepares you for success on exams and in practice, with up-to-date coverage of traumatic brain injury (TBI), stroke, CNS neoplasms, anoxic brain injury, and other brain disorders. This unique review tool is ideal for residents, fellows, and practitioners studying or working in the field and

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)

Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)
  • Author : Charles J. Golden,Matthew R. Zusman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 June 2019
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The term chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has recently gained a significant amount of media coverage. However, a large proportion of the information disseminated through the media pertaining to the etiology, neuropathology, and clinical manifestations of CTE are not corroborated by empirical research, and are disputed by prominent researchers who study sports related head injury. This book reviews the existing literature pertaining to these components of CTE and includes unique case studies of several retired NFL players that received a comprehensive

Sports-Related Concussions in Youth

Sports-Related Concussions in Youth
  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Board on Children, Youth, and Families,Committee on Sports-Related Concussions in Youth
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 04 February 2014
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In the past decade, few subjects at the intersection of medicine and sports have generated as much public interest as sports-related concussions - especially among youth. Despite growing awareness of sports-related concussions and campaigns to educate athletes, coaches, physicians, and parents of young athletes about concussion recognition and management, confusion and controversy persist in many areas. Currently, diagnosis is based primarily on the symptoms reported by the individual rather than on objective diagnostic markers, and there is little empirical evidence

Hemingway's Brain

Hemingway's Brain
  • Author : Andrew Farah
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release : 18 April 2017
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A forensic psychiatrist’s second opinion on the conditions that led to Ernest Hemingway’s suicide, “mixing biography, literature and medical analysis” (The Washington Post). Hemingway’s Brain is an innovative biography and the first forensic psychiatric examination of Nobel Prize–winning author Ernest Hemingway. After seventeen years researching Hemingway’s life and medical history, Andrew Farah, a forensic psychiatrist, has concluded that the writer’s diagnoses were incorrect. Contrary to the commonly accepted diagnoses of bipolar disorder and alcoholism,

League of Denial

League of Denial
  • Author : Mark Fainaru-Wada,Steve Fainaru
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release : 08 October 2013
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The story of how the NFL, over a period of nearly two decades, denied and sought to cover up mounting evidence of the connection between football and brain damage “League of Denial may turn out to be the most influential sports-related book of our time.”—The Boston Globe “Professional football players do not sustain frequent repetitive blows to the brain on a regular basis.” So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on

Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Mark J. Ashley,David A. Hovda
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 28 July 2017
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In the last decade neuroscience has matured at a remarkable pace, shedding a far more exacting light on mechanisms of neurophysiology, pathophysiology of injury, neuroendocrinology, neuro-immunology, neuroplasticity, neuropharmacology and neurodegenerative processes. Individuals with acquired brain injury are treated earlier and now achieve far better recovery than in the past. The fourth edition of this text constitutes a continuation of 20 years of coverage of traumatic brain injury, and broadens the discussion of acquired brain injury. Within TBI, the paradigm shift from

Medical Aspects of Boxing

Medical Aspects of Boxing
  • Author : Barry Jordan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 23 November 1992
GET THIS BOOKMedical Aspects of Boxing

Medical Aspects of Boxing is a comprehensive text that serves as an excellent general reference for all healthcare providers involved with boxing. The major focus of the book is geared toward the neurological aspects of boxing. An entire section of the volume is devoted to such topics as acute and chronic brain injury, neuroradiology, neuropsychology, electrophysiology, and epidemiology of brain injury. General concepts of boxing, including the role of the ringside physician, differences between amateur and professional boxing, socio-medical aspects

Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury

Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Daniel Laskowitz,Gerald Grant
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 01 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKTranslational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) remains a significant source of death and permanent disability, contributing to nearly one-third of all injury related deaths in the United States and exacting a profound personal and economic toll. Despite the increased resources that have recently been brought to bear to improve our understanding of TBI, the development of new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches has been disappointingly slow. Translational Research in Traumatic Brain Injury attempts to integrate expertise from across specialties to address knowledge gaps

Sports-Related Concussion

Sports-Related Concussion
  • Author : Brian Sindelar,Julian E. Bailes
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 22 November 2017
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This new edition reflects the explosion of knowledge in basic science and clinical care for athletes with mild traumatic brain injury or concussion. Interest in management and methodology for making diagnoses and improving the clinical outcomes have changed dramatically. All U.S. states have laws dictating how sports concussion patients are cared for and require return to play decisions be coordinated with best practice methods. Epidemiology, classification, and biology of sports concussion, as well as, brain imaging, assessment tests, neuropsychological

CTE, Media, and the NFL

CTE, Media, and the NFL
  • Author : Travis R. Bell,Janelle Applequist,Christian Dotson-Pierson
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 25 June 2019
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This book examines the mediated construction of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and its rise to public and political prominence by way of its direct connection with the NFL. More broadly, this book explores how this relationship situates in and through the sports/media complex.

Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Rehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Author : Blessen C. Eapen,David X. Cifu
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 24 January 2018
GET THIS BOOKRehabilitation After Traumatic Brain Injury

Covering the full spectrum of rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury, this practical reference by Drs. Blessen C. Eapen and David X. Cifu presents best practices and considerations for numerous patient populations and their unique needs. In an easy-to-read, concise format, it covers the key information you need to guide your treatment plans and help patients relearn critical life skills and regain their independence. Covers neuroimaging, neurosurgical and critical care management, management of associated complications after TBI, pharmacotherapy, pain management, sports

Brain Neurotrauma

Brain Neurotrauma
  • Author : Firas H. Kobeissy
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 February 2015
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Every year, an estimated 1.7 million Americans sustain brain injury. Long-term disabilities impact nearly half of moderate brain injury survivors and nearly 50,000 of these cases result in death. Brain Neurotrauma: Molecular, Neuropsychological, and Rehabilitation Aspects provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account on the latest developments in the area of neurotrauma, including brain injury pathophysiology, biomarker research, experimental models of CNS injury, diagnostic methods, and neurotherapeutic interventions as well as neurorehabilitation strategies in the field of neurotraum research. The book includes several