Brain Injury Association of America Company Profile

11:35 EDT 22nd March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Founded in 1980, the mission of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is to be the voice of brain injury. BIAA and its nationwide network of state affiliates, chapters and support groups are dedicated to increasing access to quality healthcare and raising awareness and understanding of brain injury through advocacy, education and research. The association serves the 1.4 million Americans who sustain traumatic brain injuries each year as well as their families and the researchers, clinicians and professionals who provide treatment and long-term care. For more information about brain injury or BIAA, visit

News Articles [2417 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

MUSC researchers develop ex vivo model of pressure-induced cellular injury in the brain

Hundreds of thousands of patients from newborns to the elderly are forced to grapple with the devastation of brain injury each year, and unlike many diseases where certain demographics are protected, ...

US personnel in Cuban 'auditory attack' suffered same symptoms as brain injury

Primary Asset: Body:  Auditory and sensory attacks that affected 21 U.S. government personnel while in Cuba in 2016 may have caused concussion-like symptoms, according to an article publishe...

US personnel in Cuba 2016 suffered same symptoms as brain injury, MRI study suggests

Primary Asset: Body:  Auditory and sensory attacks which affected 21 U.S. government personnel while on assignment to Cuba in 2016 may have caused concussion-like symptoms, according ...

Optimizing Brain Oxygen in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

In a Phase II, single-blind, randomized, multicenter trial, the use of intraparenchymal brain tissue oxygenation monitoring reduced brain tissue hypoxia in patients with severe traumatic brain injury.

Study elucidates underlying cause of brain injury in stroke

New research shows how the novel drug QNZ-46 can help to lessen the effects of excess release of glutamate in the brain - the main cause of brain injury in stroke.

Underlying cause of brain injury in stroke

New research shows how the drug QNZ-46 can help to lessen the effects of excess release of glutamate in the brain -- the main cause of brain injury in stroke. As stroke is the second leading cause of ...

Study shows bias in use of alcohol screening after traumatic brain injury

(Wolters Kluwer Health) 'Has this patient been drinking?' It's a critical question for neurosurgical nurses and other professionals when evaluating patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). But some...

Traumatic brain injury causes intestinal damage, study shows

A two-way link between traumatic brain injury and intestinal changes has been uncovered by research. These interactions may contribute to increased infections in these patients, and may also worsen ch...

Drugs and Medications [261 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Antimicrobial [Safetec of America]


A.b.h.c. instant hand sanitizer citrus scent [Safetec of America, Inc.]


Hydrocortisone [Safetec of America, Inc.]

Safetec First Aid 1% Hydrocortisone Cream

Analgesic [Safetec of America, Inc.]

Safetec of America, Inc. PAIN SPRAY

Antiseptic [Safetec of America]

ANTISEPTIC – Benzalkonium chloride liquid Safetec of America

PubMed Articles [6591 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Prognostic factors in childhood-acquired brain injury.

A long-term follow-up study comparing children after anoxic brain injury (AnBI) with those after traumatic brain injury (TBI) was conducted, and prognostic factors were mapped.

Prevalence and association of oral candidiasis with dysphagia in individuals with acquired brain injury.

To describe the prevalence of oral candidiasis (OC) in individuals with acquired brain injury (ABI) and to evaluate the association of OC with improvement in dysphagia.

Diffuse axonal injury after traumatic brain injury is a prognostic factor for functional outcome: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

To determine the prognosis of adult patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and diffuse axonal injury (DAI).

Beyond anger: emotion regulation and social connectedness in veterans with traumatic brain injury.

Patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) often present with emotion dysregulation. Most TBI rehabilitation has addressed this impairment primarily in relation to anger, irritability and aggressivene...

Feasibility and effectiveness of a parenting programme for Mexican parents of children with acquired brain injury-Case report.

Acquired brain injury (ABI) during childhood typically causes behaviour problems in the child and high levels of stress in the family.

Clinical Trials [7006 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Monitoring Brain Activity in Human Brain Injury

The outcome of brain injury (physical or stroke) may be related to a brain electrical phenomenon known as Cortical Spreading Depression (CSD). This is a brief cessation of function in a l...

Study to Improve Outcomes for Survivors of Traumatic Brain Injury in Latin America

People who survive severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) live with profound cognitive impairments that alter their developmental course and define their future possibilities. Worldwide, TBI ...

Cases With Traumatic and Non Traumatic Brain Damage Treated in the Intensive Care

Cases of traumatic and nontraumatic brain damage have high rates of morbidity and mortality. In this study of cases being treated in the ICU for a diagnosis of brain damage, it was aimed t...

Brain Injury Inpatient Educational Intervention for Families and Caregivers

The Brain Injury Inpatient Guide for Families and Caregivers (BIIG-FACS) is a comprehensive intervention to meet the needs of family members and significant others of patients who are unde...

The EPIC Project: Impact of Implementing the EMS Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment Guidelines

Evaluation of the impact (on survival and other outcomes) of implementing the Brain Trauma Foundation/National Association of EMS Physicians Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) guidelines in the ...

Companies [2680 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Brain Injury Association of America

Founded in 1980, the mission of the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is to be the voice of brain injury. BIAA and its nationwide network of state affiliates, chapters and support groups are ...

BrainScope Company, Inc

BrainScope Company, Inc is a privately held medical neurotechnology company developing a new generation of portable, simple-to-use, non-invasive instruments to rapidly, and objectively assess brain fu...

LoveYourBrain Foundation

LoveYourBrain Foundation is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the quality of life for people affected by brain injury. We are a growing family of like minded individu...

Brain Injury Association of Florida, Inc.

The Brain Injury Association of Washington

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