Articles of Note

Nonconvulsive seizures in subarachnoid hemorrhage LINK Inflammation AND outcome.

Claassen J, Albers D, Schmidt JM, Demarchis GM, Pugin D, Falo CM, Mayer SA, Cremers S, Agarwal S, Elkind MS, Connolly ES, Dukic V, Hripcsak G, Badjatia N.

Ann Neurol. 2014 Apr 27. doi: 10.1002/ana.24166. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Ablation of matrix metalloproteinase-9 gene decreases cerebrovascular permeability and fibrinogen deposition post traumatic brain injury in mice.

Muradashvili N, Benton RL, Saatman KE, Tyagi SC, Lominadze D.

Metab Brain Dis. 2014 Apr 29. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Validity and screening properties of three depression rating scales in a prospective sample of patients with severe traumatic brain injury.

Schwarzbold ML, Diaz AP, Nunes JC, Sousa DS, Hohl A, Guarnieri R, Linhares MN, Walz R.

Rev Bras Psiquiatr. 2014 Apr 25;0:0. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Personality changes and return to work after severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective study.

Diaz AP, Schwarzbold ML, Thais ME, Cavallazzi GG, Schmoeller R, Nunes JC, Hohl A, Guarnieri R, Linhares MN, Walz R.

Rev Bras Psiquiatr. 2014 Apr 25;0:0. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Temporal alterations in aquaporin and transcription factor HIF1α expression following penetrating ballistic-like brain injury (PBBI).

Cartagena CM, Phillips KL, Tortella FC, Dave JR, Schmid KE.

Mol Cell Neurosci. 2014 Apr 22. pii: S1044-7431(14)00033-5. doi: 10.1016/j.mcn.2014.04.005. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Individuals with Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury Improve Walking Speed and Mobility with Intensive Mobility Training.

Peters DM, Jain S, Liuzzo DM, Middleton A, Greene J, Blanck E, Sun S, Raman R, Fritz SL.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Apr 22. pii: S0003-9993(14)00289-5. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.04.006. [Epub ahead of print]

 

H2S attenuates cognitive deficits through Akt1/JNK3 signaling pathway in ischemic stroke.

Wen X, Qi D, Sun Y, Huang X, Zhang F, Wu J, Fu Y, Du Y, Dong H, Liu Y, Liu H, Song Y.

Behav Brain Res. 2014 Apr 22. pii: S0166-4328(14)00245-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2014.04.027. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Glucocorticoids and macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) are neuroendocrine modulators of inflammation and neuropathic pain after spinal cord injury.

Lerch JK, Puga DA, Bloom O, Popovich PG.

Semin Immunol. 2014 Apr 22. pii: S1044-5323(14)00037-2. doi: 10.1016/j.smim.2014.03.004. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

 

Poor Performance Validity Predicts Clinical Characteristics and Cognitive Test Performance of OEF/OIF/OND Veterans in a Research Setting.

Clark AL, Amick MM, Fortier C, Milberg WP, McGlinchey RE.

Clin Neuropsychol. 2014 Apr 25:1-24. [Epub ahead of print]

 

The Spectrum of Neuro-behavioral Sequelae Following Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Novel Mouse Model of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE).

Petraglia AL, Plog BA, Dayawansa S, Chen M, Dashnaw ML, Czerniecka K, Walker CT, Viterise T, Hyrien O, Iliff JJ, Deane R, Nedergaard M, Huang JH.

J Neurotrauma. 2014 Apr 25. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Investigation of blast-induced traumatic brain injury.

Taylor PA, Ludwigsen JS, Ford CC.

Brain Inj. 2014 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Virtual Reality Exercise Improves Mobility After Stroke: An Inpatient Randomized Controlled Trial.

McEwen D, Taillon-Hobson A, Bilodeau M, Sveistrup H, Finestone H.

Stroke. 2014 Apr 24. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Mania secondary to traumatic brain injury: a case report.

Zincir SB, Izci F, Acar G.

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2014 Apr 1;26(2):E31. doi: 10.1176/appi.neuropsych.13040087. No abstract available.

 

Macrophagic and microglial responses after focal traumatic brain injury in the female rat.

Turtzo LC, Lescher J, Janes L, Dean DD, Budde MD, Frank JA.

J Neuroinflammation. 2014 Apr 24;11(1):82. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Acute over-the-counter pharmacological intervention does not adversely affect behavioral outcome following diffuse traumatic brain injury in the mouse.

Harrison JL, Rowe RK, O'Hara BF, Adelson PD, Lifshitz J.

Exp Brain Res. 2014 Apr 24. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Functional recovery after moderate/severe traumatic brain injury: A role for cognitive reserve?

Schneider EB, Sur S, Raymont V, Duckworth J, Kowalski RG, Efron DT, Hui X, Selvarajah S, Hambridge HL, Stevens RD.

Neurology. 2014 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Comment: Importance of cognitive reserve in traumatic brain injury.

Bigler ED.

Neurology. 2014 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Is the Donnan effect sufficient to explain swelling in brain tissue slices?

Lang GE, Stewart PS, Vella D, Waters SL, Goriely A.

J R Soc Interface. 2014 Apr 23;11(96):20140123. doi: 10.1098/rsif.2014.0123. Print 2014.

 

The WRAIR Projectile Concussive Impact Model of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Re-design, Testing and Preclinical Validation.

Leung LY, Larimore Z, Holmes L, Cartagena C, Mountney A, Deng-Bryant Y, Schmid K, Shear D, Tortella F.

Ann Biomed Eng. 2014 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Repeated mild traumatic brain injury causes chronic neuroinflammation, changes in hippocampal synaptic plasticity, and associated cognitive deficits.

Aungst SL, Kabadi SV, Thompson SM, Stoica BA, Faden AI.

J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2014 Apr 23. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2014.75. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Hyperosmolar therapy in severe traumatic brain injury: a survey of emergency physicians from a large canadian province.

Berger Pelletier E, Emond M, Lauzier F, Savard M, Turgeon AF.

PLoS One. 2014 Apr 22;9(4):e95778. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0095778. eCollection 2014.

 

Interventions for attention problems after pediatric traumatic brain injury: what is the evidence?

Backeljauw B, Kurowski BG.

PM R. 2014 Apr 19. pii: S1934-1482(14)00172-5. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2014.04.004. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

 

[The effect of anticoagulation and anti-aggregation treatment on the extent, development and prognosis of acute craniocerebral injury].

Chrastina J, Hrabovský D, Zvarová M, Ríha I, Novák Z.

Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech. 2014;81(1):77-84. Czech.

 

Utilization of Behavioral Therapy Services Long-term Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Young Children.

Karver CL, Kurowski B, Semple EA, Stancin T, Taylor HG, Yeates KO, Walz NC, Wade SL.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014 Apr 19. pii: S0003-9993(14)00281-0. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.03.030. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Age-related trends in late mortality following traumatic brain injury: A multicentre inception cohort study.

Nott MT, Gates TM, Baguley IJ.

Australas J Ageing. 2014 Apr 23. doi: 10.1111/ajag.12151. [Epub ahead of print]

 

IL-1β associations with posttraumatic epilepsy development: A genetics and biomarker cohort study.

Diamond ML, Ritter AC, Failla MD, Boles JA, Conley YP, Kochanek PM, Wagner AK.

Epilepsia. 2014 Apr 22. doi: 10.1111/epi.12628. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Early botulinum toxin treatment for spastic pes equinovarus - a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study.

Fietzek UM, Kossmehl P, Schelosky L, Ebersbach G, Wissel J.

Eur J Neurol. 2014 Feb 12. doi: 10.1111/ene.12381. [Epub ahead of print]

 

N-Acyl amino acids and their impact on biological processes.

Hanuš L, Shohami E, Bab I, Mechoulam R.

Biofactors. 2014 Apr 21. doi: 10.1002/biof.1166. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Electrically induced brain-derived neurotrophic factor release from schwann cells.

Luo B, Huang J, Lu L, Hu X, Luo Z, Li M.

J Neurosci Res. 2014 Feb 19. doi: 10.1002/jnr.23365. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Severe Leukoaraiosis Portends a Poor Outcome After Traumatic Brain Injury.

Henninger N, Izzy S, Carandang R, Hall W, Muehlschlegel S.

Neurocrit Care. 2014 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Clinical Utility of the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Fourth Edition After Traumatic Brain Injury.

Donders J, Strong CA.

Assessment. 2014 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Use of Rotterdam CT Scores for Mortality Risk Stratification in Children With Traumatic Brain Injury.

Liesemer K, Riva-Cambrin J, Bennett KS, Bratton SL, Tran H, Metzger RR, Bennett TD.

Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2014 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Predicting Arterial Injuries after Penetrating Brain Trauma Based on Scoring Signs from Emergency CT Studies.

Bodanapally UK, Krejza J, Saksobhavivat N, Jaffray PM, Sliker CW, Miller LA, Shanmuganathan K, Dreizin D.

Neuroradiol J. 2014 Apr 30;27(2):138-45. doi: 10.15274/NRJ-2014-10024. Epub 2014 Apr 18.

 

microRNA-200b modulates microglia-mediated neuroinflammation via the cJun/MAPK pathway.

Jadhav SP, Kamath SP, Choolani M, Lu J, Dheen ST.

J Neurochem. 2014 Apr 3. doi: 10.1111/jnc.12731. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Traumatic Brain Injury Induced Ependymal Ciliary Loss decreases Cerebral Spinal Fluid Flow.

Xiong G, Elkind J, Kundu S, Smith C, Antunes M, Tamashiro E, Kofonow JM, Mitala CM, Stein SC, Grady S, Einhorn E, Cohen NA, Cohen AS.

J Neurotrauma. 2014 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Assessing Recovery and Disability After Physical Trauma: The Pediatric Injury Functional Outcome Scale.

Ewing-Cobbs L, Bloom DR, Prasad MR, Waugh JK, Cox CS Jr, Swank PR.

J Pediatr Psychol. 2014 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print]

 

Decreased resting functional connectivity after traumatic brain injury in the rat.

Mishra AM, Bai X, Sanganahalli BG, Waxman SG, Shatillo O, Grohn O, Hyder F, Pitkänen A, Blumenfeld H.

PLoS One. 2014 Apr 18;9(4):e95280. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0095280. eCollection 2014.

 

Intraoperative blood loss during decompressive craniectomy for intractable intracranial hypertension after severe traumatic brain injury in children.

Desgranges FP, Javouhey E, Mottolese C, Migeon A, Szathmari A, Baudin F, de Queiroz M, Cogniat B, Chassard D.

Childs Nerv Syst. 2014 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print]