Accession Number:

AD1100950

Title:

A Neuroprotective and Anti inflammatory Approach to Traumatic Brain Injury

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,30 Sep 2014,29 Sep 2016

Corporate Author:

The Henry M. Jackson Foundation Rockville United States

Report Date:

2017-01-19

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

Approximately, 1.7 million Americans suffer a TBI annually and TBI is a major cause of death and disability. The majority of the TBI cases are of the mild type and while most patients recover completely from mild TBI mTBI about 10 result in persistent symptoms and some result in lifelong disability. Anxiety disorders are the second most common diagnosis post-TBI.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE