In this literature review, the authors discuss the pathophysiology of both acute and chronic neuropsychiatric sequelae of concussions, plus the evaluation and management of these.
Editor Lauren Pulling speaks to Helen Ling, lead author on a recent pathological study that found evidence of CTE pathology in the brains of retired soccer players
In the first study of its kind, researchers have reported chronic traumatic encephalopathy in a series of retired association football (soccer) players, indicating a potential link between repetitive subconcussive head impacts and neurodegeneration.
In this paper, the authors provide a comprehensive summary of the existing validity literature for four commonly used and studied NCATs and lay the groundwork for future investigations.
Researchers report a correlation between higher plasma levels of tau protein and a longer recovery time in athletes with sport-related concussion.
TBI is associated with increased aggression and antisocial behavior – this review examines existing literature regarding TBI prevalence and associated adverse mental health among individuals within the criminal justice system.
Lauren Pulling highlights some of the key trending topics in neurology and neuroscience from 2016, as well as the top read articles of the year – take a look and let us know your thoughts.
A recent study in mice has identified a chemical substance, OB-1, which dampens the perception of light touch and could be used to target neuropathic pain.
Surgical procedure implants experimental stimulation device that can be regulated by a remote control.