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Neuroimaging May Predict Recovery After Mild TBI

Researchers believe it may be possible to use neuroimaging to predict which patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) have a better chance of recovery. 1,124 more words

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Right-Brain Leadership

I read a fascinating article in Influence, written by Mark Batterson, called “Right-Brain Leadership.” If you are involved in any type of speaking or teaching role, you should check out what he has to say about the power of creativity. 253 more words

neuroimaging of connectome changes after working memory training

Posted comment on ´Dynamics of the Human Structural Connectome Underlying Working Memory Training` by K. Caeyenberghs, C. Metzler-Baddeley, S. Foley and D.K. Jones published in… 2,929 more words

Watershed Infarcts

Patients presenting with severe hypertension are at risk for watershed infarcts if blood pressure is rapidly and dramatically reduced, even without frank hypotension.  Blood pressure should be lowered by no more than 25% to reduce the chance of cerebral, coronary or renal ischemia. 250 more words

Classification of Hemorrhagic Transformation

Hemorrhagic infarction (HI) describes a heterogeneous hyperdensity in in an ischemic infarct zone.  Parenchymatous hematoma (PH) refers to a more homogenous, dense hematoma with mass effect.   220 more words

A Bayesian Approach to the Brain

The July Report on Progress, by Florent Meyniel, Ph.D., explores the Bayesian concept of the brain, a mathematical theory to neuroscience.

According to the article, Bayesian concepts are appealing to many researchers in fundamental and applied research, including neuroscience. 221 more words

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Using a new imaging technique to shed light on changes to nerve cells in MND

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technology is advancing rapidly as a tool for diagnosing and monitoring disease. In MND, MRI scans are used to understand changes that happen to the brain because of this disease. 402 more words

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