Neurological Disorders

Common Name(s)

Neurological Disorders

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Following organizations serve the condition "Neurological Disorders" for support, advocacy or research.

American Parkinson Disease Association

As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s disease organization, the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) improves the lives people with Parkinson’s disease and their families from coast to coast with patient/caregiver support; education and positive lifestyle programs; awareness, social and fundraising events; and scientific research funding at all levels. Through a national network of Chapters, Information & Referral Centers, more than 1,000 support groups, and eight Centers for Advanced Research, APDA delivers help for today and hope for tomorrow.

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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Brain Injury Association

Our mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Through advocacy, we bring help, hope and healing to millions of individuals living with brain injury, their families and the professionals who serve them

Last Updated: 15 Jun 2015

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International Foundation for CDKL5 Research

To lead the way in finding a cure and treatments for CDKL5 disorder by funding global research efforts and increasing awareness while enhancing the quality of life for those affected by CDKL5 disorder, by providing information, programs, and services.

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Neurological Disorders" for support, advocacy or research.

American Parkinson Disease Association

As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s disease organization, the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) improves the lives people with Parkinson’s disease and their families from coast to coast with patient/caregiver support; education and positive lifestyle programs; awareness, social and fundraising events; and scientific research funding at all levels. Through a national network of Chapters, Information & Referral Centers, more than 1,000 support groups, and eight Centers for Advanced Research, APDA delivers help for today and hope for tomorrow.

http://www.apdaparkinson.org

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2014

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Brain Injury Association

Our mission is to advance brain injury prevention, research, treatment and education and to improve the quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Through advocacy, we bring help, hope and healing to millions of individuals living with brain injury, their families and the professionals who serve them

http://www.biausa.org

Last Updated: 15 Jun 2015

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International Foundation for CDKL5 Research

To lead the way in finding a cure and treatments for CDKL5 disorder by funding global research efforts and increasing awareness while enhancing the quality of life for those affected by CDKL5 disorder, by providing information, programs, and services.

http://www.CDKL5.com

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 218 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pattern of traditional medicine use by adult Saudi patients with neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Yousef Mohammad, Ahmed Al-Ahmari, Fahad Al-Dashash, Fawaz Al-Hussain, Firas Al-Masnour, Abdullah Masoud, Hoda Jradi

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Traditional medicine (TM) has been established as a two-edged sword. On one edge numerous forms of TM have been proven safe and effective, while on the other edge various modes of TM have been shown to be futile and potentially dangerous. Resorting to TM, especially for chronic diseases, ...

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2015

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Relationship between neurological disorders and heart disease: a national population health survey.
 

Author(s): Jacquelyn J Cragg, John K Kramer, Jaimie F Borisoff

Journal: Neuroepidemiology. 2015 ;44(1):64-5.

 

Last Updated: 4 Jun 2015

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The global burden of mental, neurological and substance use disorders: an analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010.
 

Author(s): Harvey A Whiteford, Alize J Ferrari, Louisa Degenhardt, Valery Feigin, Theo Vos

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The Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 (GBD 2010), estimated that a substantial proportion of the world's disease burden came from mental, neurological and substance use disorders. In this paper, we used GBD 2010 data to investigate time, year, region and age specific trends in burden ...

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2015

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 137 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Zinc in gut-brain interaction in autism and neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Guillermo Vela, Peter Stark, Michael Socha, Ann Katrin Sauer, Simone Hagmeyer, Andreas M Grabrucker

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2015 ;2015():972791.

 

A growing amount of research indicates that abnormalities in the gastrointestinal (GI) system during development might be a common factor in multiple neurological disorders and might be responsible for some of the shared comorbidities seen among these diseases. For example, many patients ...

Last Updated: 16 Apr 2015

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Chronic hepatitis C virus infection and neurological and psychiatric disorders: an overview.
 

Author(s): Luigi Elio Adinolfi, Riccardo Nevola, Giacomo Lus, Luciano Restivo, Barbara Guerrera, Ciro Romano, Rosa Zampino, Luca Rinaldi, Ausilia Sellitto, Mauro Giordano, Aldo Marrone

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 Feb;21(8):2269-80.

 

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is considered a systemic disease because of involvement of other organs and tissues concomitantly with liver disease. Among the extrahepatic manifestations, neuropsychiatric disorders have been reported in up to 50% of chronic HCV infected patients. ...

Last Updated: 5 Mar 2015

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Epidemiology of neurological disorders in India: review of background, prevalence and incidence of epilepsy, stroke, Parkinson's disease and tremors.
 

Author(s): M Gourie-Devi

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(6):588-98.

 

Growth and development of neuroepidemiology in India during the last four decades has been documented highlighting the historical milestones. The prevalence rates of the spectrum of neurological disorders from different regions of the country ranged from 967-4,070 with a mean of 2394 ...

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Stem Cell Therapy in Incurable Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Incurable Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2014

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Study of Inherited Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ataxia; Motor Neuron Disease; Muscular Disease; Muscular Dystrophy; Peripheral Nervous System Disease

 

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2016

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The Effect of AposTherapy on the Level of Pain, Function and Quality of Life in Patients With Neuro-muscular and Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Osteoarthritis; Spinal Diseases; Ligament Rupture; Lower Extremity Fracture; Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 23 Dec 2010

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