Correlation between Ocular and Vestibular Abnormalities and Convergence Insufficiency in Post-Concussion Syndrome

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Source: Neuro-Ophthalmology - Category: Opthalmology Authors: Source Type: research

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The Sports Concussion Assessment Tool (SCAT) is a pen and paper-based evaluation tool for use by healthcare professionals in the acute evaluation of suspected concussion. Here we present a feasibility study towards instrumented SCAT (iSCAT). Traditionally,...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Condition:   Concussion, Mild Intervention:   Sponsors:   Milton S. Hershey Medical Center;   National Institutes of Health (NIH) Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
The objective of this stu...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Condition:   Concussion, Mild Intervention:   Sponsors:   Milton S. Hershey Medical Center;   National Institutes of Health (NIH) Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
CONCLUSIONS: Developmental and sociological factors were differentially associated with concussion-related knowledge, attitudes, and self-reporting intentions. These results can inform medical providers, parents, and coaches with regard to context-specific clinical assessments of concussion symptoms. PMID: 33032324 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Athletic Training - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: J Athl Train Source Type: research
PURPOSE: To screen the entire genome for genetic markers associated with risk for concussion. METHODS: A genome-wide-association (GWA) analyses was performed utilizing data from the Kaiser Permanente Research Board (KPRB) and the United Kingdom (UK) Bi...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news
Closed-head, frontal impacts in which the brain undergoes both lateral and rotational acceleration comprise the majority of human traumatic brain injury (TBI). Here, we utilize a clinically relevant model to examine the effects of a single concussion on aspects of brain integrity: the blood–brain barrier, the perineuronal nets (PNNs), and diffuse axonal injury. Adult, male Sprague–Dawley rats received either a frontal, closed-head concussive TBI, or no injury and were evaluated at 1- or 7-day post-injury. Using immunolabeling for albumin, we observed a significant increase in the permeability of the blood&ndash...
Source: NeuroReport - Category: Neurology Tags: Degeneration and Repair Source Type: research
We report the study protocol of a pilot study funded under the South-Central Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center pilot study program from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. This randomized, open-label study was designed to evaluate the feasibility of completing a randomized trial of quetiapine vs. treatment as usual to promote patient engagement in PTSD patients with a history of mTBI.DiscussionWe expect that the success of this ongoing study should provide us with the preliminary data necessary to design a full-scale randomized trial. Positive efficacy results in a full- scale trial should inform...
Source: Military Medical Research - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
Conditions:   Mild Traumatic Brain Injury;   Concussion, Mild Intervention:   Device: Graded Exercise Therapy: ClearPlay(TM) Sponsor:   ANSwers Neuroscience, Inc. Recruiting
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OBJECTIVE: To investigate the use of the King-Devick (K-D) test for sideline assessment of concussive injuries in a New Zealand amateur women's rugby union team. DESIGN: Prospective cohort observational. METHODS: All players were K-D tested during ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news
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