2013 Meetings

 

Date

Presenters

Title

12/20/2013 Leary, Coppler

Primary blast traumatic brain injury in the rat: relating diffusion tensor imaging and behavior.

Targeted temperature management at 33̊C versus 36̊C after cardiac arrest.

12/13/2013 Kim-Campbell

Nitric Oxide delivery during cardopulmonary bypass reduces postoperative morbidity in children--a randomized trial.

12/6/13 Brockman High-dose albumin treatment for acute ischaemic stroke
(ALIAS) part 2: a randomised, double-blind, phase 3,
placebo-controlled trial.

11/22/13

 Simon, Pang

Mitocondrial cardiolipin is required for Nlrp3 inflammasome activation.

Extracellular acidosis is a novel danger signal alerting innate immunity via the Nlrp3 inflammasone.

11/15/13

Hagos

ABC transporters B1, C1, and G2 differentially regulate neuroregeneration in mice.

11/08/13

Simon

Traumatic brain injury in aged animals increases lesion size and chronically alters microglial/macrophage classical and alternative activation states.

11/01/13

Carlson

GABA progenitors grafted into the adult epileptic brain control seizures and abnormal behavior.

10/25/13

Bondi, Ferguson

Repetitive concussive traumatic brain injury interacts with post-injury foot shock stress to worsen social and depression-like behaviors in mice.

Influences of developmental age on the resolution of diffuse traumatic intracranial hemorrhage and axonal injury.

10/18/13

 

Kline

Late exercise reduces neroinflammation and cognitive dysfunction after traumatic brain injury.

10/11/13

Adams

Amantadine improves cognitive outcome and increases neuronal survival after fluid percussion traumatic brain injury in rats.

10/4/13

Uray, Brockman

Effects of moderate and deep hypothermia on RNA-bonding proteins RBM3 and CIRP expressions in murine hippocampal brain slides.

Balanced versus chloride-rich solutions for fluid resuscitation in brain injured patients: a randomized double-blind pilot.

9/27/13

Tehranian, Kim-Campbell

Repeated mild closed head injury impairs short-term visuospatial memory and complex learning.

Effect of intravenous corticosteroids on death within 14 days in 10008 adults with clinically significant head injury (MRC CRASH trial): randomized placebo-controlled trial.

9/20/13

Pang

Early release of HMGB-1 from neurons after the onset of brain ischemia.

9/13/13

Ferguson, Trakas

Intermittent versus continuous cerebrospinal fluid drainage management in adult severe traumatic brain injury: assessment of the intracranial pressure pattern.

Hyperoxemia and long-term outcome after traumatic brain  injury.

9/6/13

Mtaweh

Half-molar sodium lactate infusion to prevent intracranial hypertensive episodes in severe traumatic brain injured patients: a randomized controlled trial.

8/30/13

Failla & Kumar, Osier

A longitudinal study of major and minor depression following traumatic brain injury.

Protective effect of melatonin against head trauma-induced hippocampal damage and spatial memory deficits in immature rats.

8/23/13

Kim-Campbell, Brockman

Vasopressin, steroids, and epinephrine and neurologically favorable survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest: a randomized trial.

Complications associated with prolonged hypertonic saline therapy in children with elevated intracranial pressure.

8/16/13

Netto

Argon reduces neurohistopathological damage and preserves functional recovery after cardiac arrest in rats.

8/9/2013

Fidan

Age-dependent microglial activation in immature brains after hypoxia-ischemia.

8/2/213

Miller-Ferguson, Carlson

Comparison of hypothermia and normothermia after severe traumatic brain injury in children (Cool Kids): a phase 3. randomized trial.

Live imaging of astrocyte responses to acute injury selective juxtavascular proliferation.

7/24/13

Tehranian, Kim-Campbell

Hypothermia and pharmacological regimens that prevent overexpression and overactivity of the extracellular calcium-sensing receptor protect neurons against traumatic brain injury.

Transfusion of red blood cells in patients with a prehospital Glasgow Coma Scale score of 8 or less and no evidence of shock is associated with worse outcomes.

7/12/2013

Bondi, Kim-Campbell

The impact of enriched environment and transplantation of murine cortical embryonic stem cells on recovery from controlled cortical contusion injury.

Nonconvulsive seizures are common in children treated with extracorporeal cardiac life support.

6/28/13

Coppler, Uray

Association between post-resuscitation partial pressure of arterial carbon dioxide and neurological outcome in patients with post-cardiac arrest syndrome.

Effect of time and day on prehospital care and outcomes after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.

6/21/13

Ferguson,  Brockman

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and cerebral blood flow velocity in children.

Microglial activation induced by brain trauma is suppressed by post-injury treatment with a PARP inhibitor.

6/14/13

Dezfulian

Endogenous nitric oxide induces activation apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 via s-nitrosylation in rat hippocampus during cerebral ischemia-reperfusion.

6/7/13

Shein

Timing of Intracranial Hypertension Following Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

5/31/13

Hoshitsuki

Acute Minocycline Treatment Mitigates the Symptoms of Mild Blast-Induced Traumatic Brain Injury

5/24/13

Failla

Resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging activity and connectivity and cognitive outcome in traumatic brain injury.

Long-term declarative memory deficits in diffuse TBI: Correlations with cortical thickness, white matter integrity and hippocampal volume.

5/10/13

Browning, Anderson

Decompressive Craniectomy in Children: Single-Center Series and Systematic Review.

Early Brain Injury Alters the Blood-Brain Barrier Phenotype in Parallel with β-Amyloid and Cognitive Changes in Adulthood.

5/3/13

Fink, Kochanek

Noninvasive Quantification of Human Brain Antioxidant Concentrations after an Intravenous Bolus of Vitamin C.

Albimin Resuscitation for Traumatic Brain Injury: is Intracranial Hypertension the Cause of Increased Mortality?

4/26/13

Brockman, Mtewah

Amelioration of Acute Sequelae of Blast Induced Mild Traumatic Brain Injury by N-Acetyl Cysteine: A Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Study.

Magnesium for Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Haemorrhage (MASH-2): a Randomised Placebo-Controlled Trial.

4/19/13

Simon, Willyerd

Cutting edge: Nitric oxide inhibits the NLRP3 inflammasome.     

2. Brain iron quantification in mild traumatic brain injury: a magnetic field correlation study. 

4/12/13

Bondi, Uray

Vulnerability imposed by diet and brain trauma for anxiety-like phenotype: implications for post-traumatic stress disorders.

Increasing arterial oxygen partial pressure during cardiopulmonary resuscitation is associated with improved rates of hospital admission.

4/5/13

Ferguson, Shein

A prospective study to evaluate the antipyretic effect of the combination of acetaminophen and ibuprofen in neurological ICU patients.

Early-stage microvascular alterations of a new model of controlled cortical traumatic brain injury: 3D morphological analysis using scanning electron miscroscopy and corrosion casting.

3/29/13

Cancelled

 

3/22/13

Coppler, Dezfulian

Long term outcomes in elderly survivors of in hospital cardiac arrest.

Neurovascular coupling varies with level of global cerebral ischemia in a rat model.

3/15/13

Cancelled

 

3/8/13

Failla, Russell

Detection of blast-related traumatic brain injury in U.S. military personnel.

The Brain Activity Map Project and the challenge of functional connectomics.

3/1/13

Garman, Simon

Isoflurane-induced apoptosis of oligodendrocytes in the neonatal primate brain.

Inhaled nitric oxide reduces secondary brain damage after traumatic brain injury in mice.

2/22/13

Kochanek

Special Topic Journal Club: Publication Ethics

Heterogeneity affecting outcome from acute stroke therapy : making reperfusion worse.

Cerebral ischemia and reperfusion: the pathophysiologic concept as a basis for clinical therapy.

Note from the Editor. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism (2005) 25, 291.

2/15/13

Cancelled

 

2/08/13

Willyerd, Brockman  

Novel methods to predict increased intracranial pressure during intensive care and long-term neurologic outcome after traumatic brain injury: development and validation in a multicenter dataset.

A comparison of the effects of nicotinamide and progesterone on functional recovery of cognitive behavior following cortical contusion injury in the rat.

2/01/13

Garman, Jackson

Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Augments Tau Pathology and Glial Activation in Aged hTau Mice.

Extracellular Guanosine Regulates Extracellular Adenosine Levels.
Further Reading:  Dueling Nucleosides: Cross-regulation of Extracellular Adenosine by Guanosine Editorial Focus on “Extracellular Guanosine Regulates Extracellular Adenosine Levels”

1/25/13

Bondi, Shein

Blast exposure induces post-traumatic stress in disorder-related traits in a rat model of mild traumatic brain injury.

Volatile anesthetics influence blood-brain barrier integrity modulation of tight junction protein expression in traumatic brain injury.

1/18/13

Anderson, Ferguson

Pharmacokinetics of levetiracetam in Neonates with seizures.

Nonconvulsive seizures are common in critically ill children.

1/11/13

Monaco, Brockman

The effect of enriched environment on the outcome of traumatic brain injury; a behavioral, proteomics, and histological study.

Transfusion of hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers in the carboxy state is beneficial during transient focal cerebral ischemia

1/4/13

Russell, Kochanek

Default-Mode Network Disruption in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury.

The relationship between cerebrospinal fluid creatine kinase and morphologic changes in the brain after transient cardiac arrest.