Articles of Note

In order to keep IBIA members apprised of current brain injury literature, NTL editors and editorial board members have prepared a list of recently published articles that may be of interest.

Bie XD, Han J, Dai HB. Effects of hydroxysafflor yellow A on the experimental traumatic brain injury in rats. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2010 Mar;12(3):239-47. PMID: 20390772 [PubMed - in process]

Bourdeaux CP, Marsh AJ. No cheers yet for ethanol in traumatic brain injury. Arch Surg. 2010 Apr;145(4):403. No abstract available. PMID: 20404299 [PubMed - in process]

Brackney CR, Diaz LA, Milbrandt EB, Al-Khafaji A, Darby JM. Is albumin use SAFE in patients with traumatic brain injury? Crit Care. 2010 Apr 9;14(2):307. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20392293 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Carter KA, Lettieri CJ, Peńa JM. An unusual cause of insomnia following IED-induced traumatic brain injury. J Clin Sleep Med. 2010 Apr 15;6(2):205-6. No abstract available. PMID: 20411701 [PubMed - in process]

Chen AJ, D'Esposito M. Traumatic brain injury: from bench to beside to society. Neuron. 2010 Apr 15;66(1):11-4. PMID: 20399725 [PubMed - in process]

Chieregato A, Martino C, Pransani V, Nori G, Russo E, Noto A, Simini B. Classification of a traumatic brain injury: the Glasgow Coma scale is not enough. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2010 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20397980 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Cho Y, Shi R, Borgens RB. Chitosan produces potent neuroprotection and physiological recovery following traumatic spinal cord injury. J Exp Biol. 2010 May;213(Pt 9):1513-20. PMID: 20400636 [PubMed - in process]

Choi JH, Yoo KY, Park OK, Lee CH, Kim SK, Hwang IK, Lee YL, Shin HC, Won MH. Relation Among Neuronal Death, Cell Proliferation and Neuronal Differentiation in the Gerbil Main Olfactory Bulb after Transient Cerebral Ischemia. Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2010 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20405201 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Chu LS, Fang SH, Zhou Y, Yin YJ, Ke Q, Chen WY, Wei EQ. [Nordihydroguaiaretic acid partially inhibits inflammatory responses after focal cerebral ischemia in rats.] Sheng Li Xue Bao. 2010 Apr 25;62(2):101-8. Chinese.  PMID: 20401443 [PubMed - in process]Free Article

Dai SS, Zhou YG, Li W, An JH, Li P, Yang N, Chen XY, Xiong RP, Liu P, Zhao Y, Shen HY, Zhu PF, Chen JF. Local glutamate level dictates adenosine A2A receptor regulation of neuroinflammation and traumatic brain injury. J Neurosci. 2010 Apr 21;30(16):5802-10. PMID: 20410132 [PubMed - in process]

Daley ML, Narayanan N, Leffler CW. Model-derived assessment of cerebrovascular resistance and cerebral blood flow following traumatic brain injury. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2010 Apr 1;235(4):539-45. PMID: 20407087 [PubMed - in process]

Dejong J, Donders J. Cluster subtypes on the California Verbal Learning Test-Second Edition (CVLT-II) in a traumatic brain injury sample. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2010 Apr 19:1-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20408004 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Dewall J.The ABCs of TBI Evidence-based guidelines for adult traumatic brain injury care. JEMS. 2010 Apr;35(4):54-63. PMID: 20399377 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Doarn CR, McVeigh F, Poropatich R. Innovative new technologies to identify and treat traumatic brain injuries: crossover technologies and approaches between military and civilian applications. Telemed J E Health. 2010 Apr;16(3):373-81. PMID: 20406126 [PubMed - in process]

Doering P, Stoltenberg M, Penkowa M, Rungby J, Larsen A, Danscher G. Chemical blocking of zinc ions in CNS increases neuronal damage following traumatic brain injury (TBI) in mice. PLoS One. 2010 Apr 9;5(4):e10131. PMID: 20396380 [PubMed - in process]Free PMC ArticleFree text

Greene MB, Frank J, Kremer S, Bursztejn C, Foucher J. Manic psychosis and auditory hallucinations following traumatic brain injury in a 13-year-old boy. J Clin Psychiatry. 2010 Apr;71(4):506-7. No abstract available. PMID: 20409450 [PubMed - in process]

Große Perdekamp M, Kneubuehl BP, Ishikawa T, Nadjem H, Kromeier J, Pollak S, Thierauf A. Secondary skull fractures in head wounds inflicted by captive bolt guns: autopsy findings and experimental simulation. Int J Legal Med. 2010 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20393855 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Janowitz T, Menon DK. Exploring new routes for neuroprotective drug development in traumatic brain injury. Sci Transl Med. 2010 Apr 14;2(27):27rv1. PMID: 20393189 [PubMed - in process]

Jin H, Wang S, Hou L, Pan C, Li B, Wang H, Yu M, Lu Y. Clinical treatment of traumatic brain injury complicated by cranial nerve injury. Injury. 2010 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20399426 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Lane-Brown A, Tate R. Evaluation of an Intervention for Apathy After Traumatic Brain Injury: A Multiple-Baseline, Single-Case Experimental Design. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2010 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20414129 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Lequerica AH, Kortte K. Therapeutic engagement: a proposed model of engagement in medical rehabilitation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2010 May;89(5):415-22. PMID: 20407308 [PubMed - in process]

Levine Z. Mild traumatic brain injury: part 1: determining the need to scan. Can Fam Physician. 2010 Apr;56(4):346-9. No abstract available. PMID: 20393093 [PubMed - in process]Free Article

Lingsma HF, Roozenbeek B, Steyerberg EW, Murray GD, Maas AI. Early prognosis in traumatic brain injury: from prophecies to predictions. Lancet Neurol. 2010 May;9(5):543-54. PMID: 20398861 [PubMed - in process]

Lustenberger T, Talving P, Kobayashi L, Barmparas G, Inaba K, Lam L, Branco BC, Demetriades D. Early Coagulopathy After Isolated Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: Relationship With Hypoperfusion Challenged. J Trauma. 2010 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20404754 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Ma J, Liu R, Peng H, Zhou J, Li H. CD81 inhibits the proliferation of astrocytes by inducing G(0)/G (1) arrest in vitro. J Huazhong Univ Sci Technolog Med Sci. 2010 Apr;30(2):201-5. Epub 2010 Apr 21. PMID: 20407874 [PubMed - in process]

Maller JJ, Thomson RH, Lewis PM, Rose SE, Pannek K, Fitzgerald PB. Traumatic brain injury, major depression, and diffusion tensor imaging: Making connections. Brain Res Rev. 2010 Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20388528 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Massa SM, Yang T, Xie Y, Shi J, Bilgen M, Joyce JN, Nehama D, Rajadas J, Longo FM. Small molecule BDNF mimetics activate TrkB signaling and prevent neuronal degeneration in rodents. J Clin Invest. 2010 Apr 19. pii: 41356. doi: 10.1172/JCI41356. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20407211 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]Free Article

McCunn M, Gordon EK, Scott TH. Anesthetic concerns in trauma victims requiring operative intervention: the patient too sick to anesthetize. Anesthesiol Clin. 2010 Mar;28(1):97-116. PMID: 20400043 [PubMed - in process]

Miller G. Neuroscience. New guidelines aim to improve studies of traumatic brain injury. Science. 2010 Apr 16;328(5976):297. No abstract available. PMID: 20395488 [PubMed - in process]

Mondello S, Robicsek S, Gabrielli A, Brophy G, Papa L, Tepas Iii J, Robertson C, Buki A, Scharf D, Jixiang M, Akinyi L, Muller U, Wang KK, Hayes RL. alphaII-Spectrin Breakdown Products (SBDPs): Diagnosis and Outcome in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Patients. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Apr 21. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20408766 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Mustafa AG, Singh IN, Wang J, Carrico KM, Hall ED. MITOCHONDRIAL PROTECTION AFTER TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY BY SCAVENGING LIPID PEROXYL RADICALS. J Neurochem. 2010 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20403083 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Ohsumi A, Nawashiro H, Otani N, Ooigawa H, Toyooka T, Shima K. Temporal and Spatial Profile of Phosphorylated Connexin43 Following Traumatic Brain Injury in Rats. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20412010 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Olson-Madden JH, Brenner L, Harwood JE, Emrick CD, Corrigan JD, Thompson C. Traumatic Brain Injury and Psychiatric Diagnoses in Veterans Seeking Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2010 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20414130 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Pietrzak RH, Goldstein MB, Malley JC, Rivers AJ, Johnson DC, Morgan CA 3rd, Southwick SM. Posttraumatic growth in Veterans of Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. J Affect Disord. 2010 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20399504 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Reid WM, Rofle A, Register D, Levasseur J, Churn SB, Sun D. Strain-Related Differences Following Experimental Traumatic Brain Injury in Rats. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20392137 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Roza Bde A, Pestana JO, Barbosa SF, Schirmer J. Organ donation procedures: an epidemiological study. Prog Transplant. 2010 Mar;20(1):88-95. PMID: 20397352 [PubMed - in process]

Scales DC, Riva-Cambrin J, Wells D, Athaide V, Granton JT, Detsky AS. Prophylactic anticoagulation to prevent venous thromboembolism in traumatic intracranial hemorrhage: A decision analysis. Crit Care. 2010 Apr 20;14(2):R72. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20406444 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Stein SC, Georgoff PE, Meghan S, Mirza K, Sonnad SS. 150 Years of Treating Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review of Progress in Mortality. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20392140 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Swanson EW, Mascitelli J, Stiefel M, MacMurtrie E, Levine J, Kofke WA, Yang W, Le Roux PD. Patient transport and brain oxygen in comatose patients. Neurosurgery. 2010 May;66(5):925-31; discussion 931-2. PMID: 20404697 [PubMed - in process]

Thaler NS, Allen DN, Park BS, McMurray JC, Mayfield J. Attention processing abnormalities in children with traumatic brain injury and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: Differential impairment of component processes. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2010 Apr 16:1-8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20401771 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Tian Y, Liu Y, Chen X, Kang Q, Zhang J, Shi Q, Zhang H. AMN082 promotes the proliferation and differentiation of neural progenitor cells with influence on phosphorylation of MAPK signaling pathways. Neurochem Int. 2010 Apr 15. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20399820 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Vaishnav RA, Singh IN, Miller DM, Hall ED. Lipid Peroxidation-Derived Reactive Aldehydes Directly and Differentially Impair Spinal Cord and Brain Mitochondrial Function. J Neurotrauma. 2010 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20392143 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

van Exter P. Prehospital endotracheal intubation in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: Guidelines versus reality. Resuscitation. 2010 May;81(5):627; author reply 627-8. Epub 2010 Mar 31. No abstract available. PMID: 20398847 [PubMed - in process]

Varjabić M, Bakran Z, Tusek S, Bujisić G. Assessment of long-term activity limitations and participation restrictions of persons with traumatic brain injury using the disability rating scale. Coll Antropol. 2010 Mar;34 Suppl 1:157-64. PMID: 20402313 [PubMed - in process]

Wakade C, Sukumari-Ramesh S, Laird MD, Dhandapani KM, Vender JR. Delayed reduction in hippocampal postsynaptic density protein-95 expression temporally correlates with cognitive dysfunction following controlled cortical impact in mice. J Neurosurg. 2010 Apr 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20397893 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Woischneck D, Schütze M, Peters B, Skalej M, Firsching R. [Cranial magnetic resonance imaging and serum marker S-100 for expert opinions in severe brain injuries] Versicherungsmedizin. 2010 Mar 1;62(1):20-4. German. PMID: 20387701 [PubMed - in process]

Yoneyama-Sarnecky T, Olivas AD, Azari S, Ferriero DM, Manvelyan HM, Noble-Haeusslein LJ. Heme oxygenase-2 modulates early pathogenesis after traumatic injury to the immature brain. Dev Neurosci. 2010;32(1):81-90. Epub 2010 Mar 25. PMID: 20389079 [PubMed - in process]

Zhao YN, Guo X, Gao JL, Chen HH, Tian YX, Cui JZ.  [Effect of edaravone on extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1/2 pathway following severe traumatic brain injury in rats.] Zhongguo Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2010 Apr;22(4):230-3. Chinese.  PMID: 20398468 [PubMed - in process]