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Brain Injury Association of America Company Profile

22:21 EST 18th November 2017 | 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 [2516 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Student Raises Awareness and Funds for Brain Injury Association in Honor of Second Annual National Concussion Awareness Day

Vienna, Va. (PRWEB) August 16, 2017 For the second year, the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is collaborating with a New ...

Traumatic brain injury in veterans -- differences from civilians may affect long-term care

(Wolters Kluwer Health) Veterans with traumatic brain injury (TBI) differ from civilians with TBI in some key ways -- with potentially important implications for long-term care and support of injured ...

Tau as a Biomarker of Acute and Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury

The ongoing search for reliable biomarkers of traumatic brain injury repeatedly has demonstrated the reliability of using plasma phosphor-tau levels to help distinguish injury from normal, and severe ...

New treatment approaches to emotional problems after TBI

(Wolters Kluwer Health) Patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) commonly have emotional difficulties -- a persistent problem with limited treatment options. New approaches to treatment for emotiona...

Traumatic brain injury associated with dementia in working-age adults

According to a study encompassing the entire Finnish population, traumatic brain injury associated with an increased risk for dementia in working-age adults. Yet, no such relationship was found betwee...

Diffusion Through Skull as Route of Delivery for Treatment of Brain Injury and Disease

Traumatic Brain injury (TBI) often results from head impact and is a major cause of death and disability. Brain injuries vary in severity and can be associated with hemorrhaging, swelling, inflammatio...

Study shows modified blood thinner reduces the impact of traumatic brain injury in mice

A chemically modified version of the common blood thinner heparin may be the first promising method of preventing the harmful cascade of destruction to brain tissue that commonly follows traumatic bra...

New biomarkers may lead to sports pitch-side test for brain injury

Inflammatory biomarkers have now been identified which indicate whether the brain has suffered injury. The research team now hopes to use these new biomarkers to develop a test which can be used on th...

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

Antimicrobial [Safetec of America]

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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 [6512 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The Association Between Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Perceptions of Deployment-Related Injury in Veterans With and Without Mild Traumatic Brain Injury.

To examine whether the association between posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and injury perceptions (ie, consequences, emotional representations, and coherence) differs for Veterans with mild traum...

The Association Between Depression and Traumatic Brain Injury in Older Adults: A Nested Matched Case Control Study.

Determine association between depression and traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the older adult home care population of Ontario, Canada (2003-2013).

Exploring the relationship between cognition and functional verbal reasoning in adults with severe traumatic brain injury at six months post injury.

This study aims to determine the association between cognitive impairment and functional verbal reasoning in adults with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), at six months post-injury.

Biomarkers of cerebral injury and inflammation in pediatric tuberculous meningitis.

Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) leads to death or disability in half the affected individuals. Tools to assess severity and predict outcome are lacking. Neuro-specific biomarkers could serve as markers o...

Association of Traumatic Brain Injury with Chronic Pain in Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans: Impact of Comorbid Mental Health Conditions.

To characterize the association between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and chronic pain and pain disability in the context of comorbid conditions, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression to ...

Clinical Trials [6455 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 [2646 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 Illinois

Brain Injury Association of Florida, Inc.

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