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[REVIEW] Systematic Review of Interventions for Fatigue After Traumatic Brain Injury: A NIDRR Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Study


Objective: To conduct a systematic review of the evidence on interventions for posttraumatic brain injury fatigue (PTBIF).

Methods: Systematic searches of multiple databases for peer-reviewed studies published in English on interventions targeting PTBIF as a primary or secondary outcome through January 22, 2014. 178 more words


[REVIEW] Effectiveness of functional electrical stimulation in improving clinical outcomes in the upper arm following stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Full Text PDF


Background: persistent impairment in the upper arm is one of the main challenges in the treatment of stroke patients. Different therapeutic methods are being used to prevent or decrease such long-term impairments. 200 more words


[WEB SITE] EBS-Therapy – EBS Technologies

The EBS Therapy is a non-invasive electrical stimulation treatment device that is individually adapted to the patient’s condition in order to restore visual field losses caused by neurological disorders such as stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (AION) as well as several types of glaucoma… 9 more words


Electrical Stimulation Greatly Increases Settlement, Growth, Survival, and Stress Resistance of Marine Organisms

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Thomas J. Goreau


Global Coral Reef Alliance, Cambridge, USA.


Increasing stress from global warming, sea level rise, acidification, sedimentation, pollution, and unsustainable practices have degraded the most critical coastal ecosystems including coral reefs, oyster reefs, and salt marshes. 1,782 more words

Bruce Lee saved me ... and could save you too

What does Bruce Lee have to do with Sleep Apnea? Well, I remembered watching a movie about his life and how he used electrical stimulation for muscle training. 105 more words

What they don't tell you about Electrical Stimulation Surgery for Sleep Apnea

Recently, I read an article that discussed using electrical stimulation to reduce sleep apnea by having a device implanted inside your body (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/08/electronic-stimulation-therapy-sleep-apnea_n_4563289.html). I don’t know about you but I really don’t want anything implanted inside my body. 78 more words

Device Could Reprogram Your Brain To Eliminate Cravings

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Imagine how easy it would be to lose weight if you never had a food craving again.

That could soon be a reality, as researchers are working on a way to reprogram the brain and stop the craving. 267 more words