The NHCC is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. As of November 2010, 23 Canadian agencies are involved. They are working together to improve the lives of people living in Canada who have chronic neurological diseases, disorders and injuries. They are developing a Canadia National Brain Stragegy.
Listing added: Nov 19, 2010)
New Research at Henry Ford Hospital Links Tinnitus to the Brain (not just the ear or ears). The research used a MEG scan. The scan could pinpoint to greater accuracy the area in the brain actually responsible for the tinnitus. This will lead to more focused treatment.
Listing added: May 1, 2010)
The U. S. Dept. of Defense announced the roll-out of new brain injury early detection and treatment guidelines on March 16, 2010. The new guidelines will focus on incident-based instead of symptom-based protocols for servicemen and servicewomen in the U.S. military. Source: American Forces Press Service.
"The mission of NHOTA is to promote and advance occupational therapy practice and address professional issues in the state of New Hampshire." Mailing Address: NHOTA, P.O. Box 4232, Concord, NH 03302-4232 Office telephone: 603.225.9290 Email Address:firstname.lastname@example.org
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National Association of State Head Injury Administrators TBI Technical Assistance. TBI Federal Agency Watch. State programs. HRSA program information. Technical trainings, webcasts. 4330 East West Highway, Suite 301 Bethesda, MD 20814 Phone: 301-656-3500 Fax: 301-656-3530
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Patients with a neurological problem frequently can experience Visual Midline Shift Syndrome. Methods of analysis have been documented concerning the visual midline shift test, which requires having subjective responses from the patient.
Listing added: Nov 23, 2009)
National Center for Learning Disabilities 381 Park Avenue South, Suite 1401 New York, NY 10016 Ph: 212.545.7510 Fax: 212.545.9665 Toll-free: 888.575.7373 "The National Center for Learning Disabilities (NCLD) works to ensure that the nation's 15 million children, adolescents, and adults with learning disabilities have every opportunity to succeed in school, work, and life."
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Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) provides a promising solution to ..... We found that p-ERK1/2 and p-Akt were markedly increased in the BDNF .... BDNF exerts its protective effect on neurons through its high-affinity .... against spatial memory deficits following neonatal hypoxia–ischemia, Exp. Neurol. ...
The mission of the NN/LM is to advacne the progress of mediciine, improve the public health... and improve the public's access to information in order that members of the public be able to make informed decisions regarding their health. The network is administered by the National Library of Medicine. It consists of eight Regional Medical Libraries (major institutions under contract with the National Library of Medicine), more than 151 Resource Libraries (primarily at medical schools), and some 4,196 Primary Access Libraries (primarily at hospitals). To find a program in your region call the Resional Medical Library at 1-800-338-7657. This web site lists the particular regional medical libraries within the system and their contact information.
Listing added: Aug 6, 2009)