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Brain Injury Association of America Company Profile

08:08 EST 13th December 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 www.biausa.org.


News Articles [2903 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Centers mark 30 years of research

(Wolters Kluwer Health) Over the past three decades, the Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Center (TBIMSC) program has served as a critical source of research to improve care and outcomes for patie...

Obesity and overweight linked to long-term health problems after traumatic brain injury

(Wolters Kluwer Health) Especially at longer follow-up times, overweight and obesity are associated with chronic disease risks for survivors of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), reports...

New guidelines for traumatic brain injury -- Built with input from rehabilitation professionals

(Wolters Kluwer Health) Clinical practice guidelines play a critical role in promoting quality care for patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). A new set of guidelines for rehabilitation of patien...

Concussion or mild traumatic brain injury linked with increased risk of suicide

1. In this systematic review and meta-analysis, history of concussion or mild traumatic brain injury was associated with a two-fold increased risk of suicide. 2. Although there was an association betw...

Are there geographic disparities in death due to traumatic brain injury for US veterans?

(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) There are known racial and ethnic disparities in death due to traumatic brain injury (TBI) and a new study has now examined if there is an association...

Asymptomatic Brain Injury Linked to Atrial Fibrillation

Researchers have found additional evidence that patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) also show signs of asymptomatic brain injury. If people with AF are suffering from ongoing brain injuries, they c...

Potential Link between Brain Trauma and Degenerative Brain Disease Revealed

A landmark study published in the journal Brain from the Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research of Milan and the University of Glasgow provides first evidence that just a single traumatic ...

How head injuries lead to serious brain diseases

Biologists reveal the hidden molecular basis of brain disorders and provide the first cell atlas of the hippocampus -- the part of the brain that helps regulate learning and memory -- as it is affecte...

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

Antimicrobial [Safetec of America]

Antimicrobial

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A.B.H.C. INSTANT HAND SANITIZER

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 [6674 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Understanding the impact of mild traumatic brain injury on veteran service-connected disability: results from Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium.

Disability evaluation is complex. The association between mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) history and VA service-connected disability (SCD) ratings can have implications for disability processes in...

Pain and chronic mild traumatic brain injury in the US military population: a Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium study.

To describe the association between mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and pain intensity and pain interference outcomes while accounting for potential confounders and mediators including environmenta...

Physical activity intensity of patient's with traumatic brain injury during inpatient rehabilitation.

Use actigraphy to (1) describe the intensity of physical activity completed by patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) during inpatient rehabilitation, and (2) examine the association between physi...

Longitudinal evaluation of ventricular volume changes associated with mild traumatic brain injury in military service members.

To investigate differences in longitudinal trajectories of ventricle-brain ratio (VBR), a general measure of brain atrophy, between Veterans with and without history of mild traumatic brain injury (mT...

Pediatric traumatic brain injury and ocular injury.

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of pediatric disability and mortality. Together with sight-threatening ocular injuries, TBIs may lead to devastating consequences in developing children...

Clinical Trials [8184 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 [2759 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...

The Brain Injury Association of Washington

Brain Injury Association of Illinois

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