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The MSKTC Traumatic Brain Injury Factbook

The Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC)  funded by The National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) summarizes research, identifies health information needs, and develops information resources to support the Model Systems programs in meeting the needs of individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI), spinal cord injury (SCI), and burn injury. 63 more words

Factbooks

Day 28 of 31 Days in July, "Leaving the Nest"

Day 28 of 31 Days in July
The TBI Collection of the PTSD Poetry Project

“Leaving the Nest”


A little girl sits

Pencil and paper in her hand… 694 more words

Life Beyond PTSD

Patrick Edmund Matoole, MD

For Dr. Patrick Matoole, being a physician is not just about helping patients achieve wellness — it is about changing their lives for the better. “I chose neurology as my focus area in medicine because disorders such as Parkinson’s or epilepsy can be the most frustrating for patients and their families to understand,” he notes, adding that his compassionate nature perfectly complements his medical skills. 84 more words

Epilepsy

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

MEDICINE

Day 27 of 31 Days in July, "Happy All The Time"

Day 27 of 31 Days in July
The TBI Collection of the PTSD Poetry Project


“Happy All the Time”


Smile

Smile

Smile

It’s all I could do… 735 more words

Life Beyond PTSD

Coming up for Air

Living the past few years the way I have, I would have to say without a doubt, that the worst the universe could do to you after having a rainbow baby would be to grant you with postpartum depression. 1,168 more words

Oilfield Family Life

Day 26 of 31 Days in July, "Possibility" 

Day 26 of 31 Days in July
The TBI Collection of the PTSD Poetry Project


“Possibility”


Ability to learn

This had left me

The day everything changed… 692 more words

Life Beyond PTSD