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  • Craniectomy for Traumatic Brain Injury: Results From the DECRA Trial. Chi JH. J Neurosurgery. 2011 Jun;68(6):N19-20. No abstract available. PMID: 21778945 [PubMed - in process]
  • Modulation of traumatic brain injury using progesterone and the role of glial cells on its neuroprotective actions. Feeser VR, Loria RM. J Neuroimmunol. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21777982 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Social and emotional competence in traumatic brain injury: New and established assessment tools. Hynes CA, Stone VE, Kelso LA. Soc Neurosci. 2011 Jul 22. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21777158 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Brain activation during a social attribution task in adolescents with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury. Scheibel RS, Newsome MR, Wilde EA, McClelland MM, Hanten G, Krawczyk DC, Cook LG, Chu ZD, Vásquez AC, Yallampalli R, Lin X, Hunter JV, Levin HS. Soc Neurosci. 2011 Jul 21. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21777109 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Topological basis of epileptogenesis in a model of severe cortical trauma. Volman V, Sejnowski TJ, Bazhenov M. J Neurophysiol. 2011 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21775725 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Thalamic Resting-State Functional Networks: Disruption in Patients with Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Tang L, Ge Y, Sodickson DK, Miles L, Zhou Y, Reaume J, Grossman RI. Radiology. 2011 Jul 20. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21775670 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: Are ED Providers Identifying Which Patients Are at Risk? Stuart B, Mandleco B, Wilshaw R, Beckstrand RL, Heaston S. J Emerg Nurs. 2011 Jul 18. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21774974 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Beneficial Effects of Ethyl Pyruvate through Inhibiting High-Mobility Group Box 1 Expression and TLR4/NF-κB Pathway after Traumatic Brain Injury in the Rat. Su X, Wang H, Zhao J, Pan H, Mao L. Mediators Inflamm. 2011;2011:807142. Epub 2011 Jun 16. PMID: 21772666 [PubMed - in process] Free PMC Article.
  • Does the incidence of traumatic brain injury in children increase after craniofrontal surgery? Gilardino MS, Jandali S, Whitaker LA, Bartlett SP. J Craniofac Surg. 2011 Jul;22(4):1284-6. PMID: 21772197 [PubMed - in process].
  • Effects of the Analgesic Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) and its para-Aminophenol Metabolite on Viability of Mouse-Cultured Cortical Neurons. Schultz S, Desilva M, Gu TT, Qiang M, Whang K. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2011 Jul 20. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-7843.2011.00767.x. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21771276 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Environmental influences on activity patterns in altered states of consciousness. De Weer AS, Da Ros M, Berré J, Mélot C, Goldman S, Peigneux P. Eur J Neurol. 2011 Jul 19. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2011.03477.x. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 21771202 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]. .
  • Tightly Coupled Repetitive Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury: Development and Characterization in Mice. Wang Y, Wei Y, Oguntayo S, Wilkins W, Arun P, Valiyaveettil M, Song J, Long J, Nambiar MP. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21770761 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • The Effect of Progesterone Dose on Gene Expression following Traumatic Brain Injury. Anderson GD, Farin FM, Bammler TK, Beyer RP, Swan AA, Wilkerson HW, Kantor ED, Hoane MR. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 21770760 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • A Voxel-based analysis of FDG-PET in traumatic brain injury: regional metabolism and relationship between the thalamus and cortical areas. García-Panach J, Lull N, Lull JJ, Ferri J, Martínez C, Sopena P, Robles M, Chirivella J, Noé E. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21770759 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Minocycline restores sAPPα levels and reduces the late histopathological consequences of traumatic brain injury in mice. Siopi E, Cho AH, Homsi S, Croci N, Plotkine M, Marchand-Leroux C, Jafarian-Tehrani M. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21770756 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Neuroprotection and Sensorimotor Functional Improvement by Curcumin after Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Mice. Sun Y, Dai M, Wang Y, Wang W, Sun Q, Yang GY, Bian L. J Neurotrauma. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21770745 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Optic Nerve Ultrasound for the Detection of Raised Intracranial Pressure. Rajajee V, Vanaman M, Fletcher JJ, Jacobs TL. Neurocrit Care. 2011 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21769456 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Caring for traumatic brain injury in children can be a challenge! Chen CY, Wu HP. J Emerg Trauma Shock. 2011 Apr;4(2):161-2. PMID: 21769198 [PubMed - in process] Free PMC Article. Free full text
  • Safety of the Nonabsorbable Dural Substitute in Decompressive Craniectomy for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. Huang YH, Lee TC, Chen WF, Wang YM. J Trauma. 2011 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21768912 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Alpha-2 adrenergic challenge with guanfacine one month after mild traumatic brain injury: Altered working memory and BOLD response. McAllister TW, McDonald BC, Flashman LA, Ferrell RB, Tosteson TD, Yanofsky NN, Grove MR, Saykin AJ. Int J Psychophysiol. 2011 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21767584 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • The implications of symptom validity test failure for ability-based test performance in a pediatric sample. Kirkwood MW, Yeates KO, Randolph C, Kirk JW. Psychol Assess. 2011 Jul 18. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21767023 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Functional Consequences of the Disturbances in the GABA-Mediated Inhibition Induced by Injuriesin the Cerebral Cortex. Imbrosci B, Mittmann T. Neural Plast. 2011;2011:614329. Epub 2011 May 31. PMID: 21766043 [PubMed - in process] Free PMC Article. Free full text
  • Mesenchymal stem cell therapy modulates the inflammatory response in experimental traumatic brain injury. Galindo LT, Filippo TR, Semedo P, Ariza CB, Moreira CM, Camara NO, Porcionatto MA. Neurol Res Int. 2011;2011:564089. Epub 2011 Jun 9. PMID: 21766025 [PubMed - in process] Free PMC Article. Free full text
  • Blast-induced phenotypic switching in cerebral vasospasm. Alford PW, Dabiri BE, Goss JA, Hemphill MA, Brigham MD, Parker KK. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21765001 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • The contribution of gliosis to diffusion tensor anisotropy and tractography following traumatic brain injury: validation in the rat using Fourier analysis of stained tissue sections. Budde MD, Janes L, Gold E, Turtzo LC, Frank JA. Brain. 2011 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 21764818 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Widespread and Prolonged Increase in (R)-11C-PK11195 Binding After Traumatic Brain Injury. Folkersma H, Boellaard R, Yaqub M, Kloet RW, Windhorst AD, Lammertsma AA, Vandertop WP, van Berckel BN. J Nucl Med. 2011 Jul 15. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21764792 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Modulation of motor cortex excitability by different levels of whole-hand afferent electrical stimulation. Golaszewski SM, Bergmann J, Christova M, Kunz AB, Kronbichler M, Rafolt D, Gallasch E, Staffen W, Trinka E, Nardone R. Clin Neurophysiol. 2011 Jul 14. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21764634 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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  • A dynamical systems view of motor preparation Implications for neural prosthetic system design. Shenoy KV, Kaufman MT, Sahani M, Churchland MM. Prog Brain Res. 2011;192:33-58. PMID: 21763517 [PubMed - in process]
  • Targeting reactive astrogliosis by novel biotechnological strategies. Colangelo AM, Cirillo G, Lavitrano ML, Alberghina L, Papa M. Biotechnol Adv. 2011 Jul 5. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21763415 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Prevalence and Treatment of Headaches in Veterans With Mild Traumatic Brain Injury. Patil VK, St Andre JR, Crisan E, Smith BM, Evans CT, Steiner ML, Pape TL. Headache. 2011 Jul;51(7):1112-1121. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4610.2011.01946.x. PMID: 21762135 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Error-related processing following severe traumatic brain injury: An event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study. Sozda CN, Larson MJ, Kaufman DA, Schmalfuss IM, Perlstein WM. Int J Psychophysiol. 2011 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print ] PMID: 21756946 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Multimodal monitoring and neurocritical care bioinformatics. Hemphill JC, Andrews P, De Georgia M; Medscape. Nat Rev Neurol. 2011 Jul 12. doi: 10.1038/nrneurol.2011.101. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21750522 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Relative contribution of attention and memory toward disorientation or post-traumatic amnesia in an acute brain injury sample. Tittle A, Burgess GH. Brain Inj. 2011 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 21749193 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]. .
  • Detailed concussion symptom analysis in a paediatric ED population. Grubenhoff JA, Kirkwood MW, Deakyne S, Wathen J. Brain Inj. 2011 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21749192 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher].
  • Coping behaviour following traumatic brain injury: What makes a planner plan and an avoider avoid? Krpan KM, Stuss DT, Anderson ND. Brain Inj. 2011 Jul 12. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 21749191 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Pupillary reactivity as an early indicator of increased intracranial pressure: The introduction of the Neurological Pupil index. Chen JW, Gombart ZJ, Rogers S, Gardiner SK, Cecil S, Bullock RM. Surg Neurol Int. 2011;2:82. Epub 2011 Jun 21. PMID: 21748035 [PubMed - in process] Free PMC Article. Free full text