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

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 242 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A survey of the enteral nutrition practices in patients with neurological disorders in the tertiary hospitals of China.
 

Author(s): Ying-Ying Su, Dai-Quan Gao, Xiao-Yan Zeng, Rui-Juan Sha, Xiao-Yuan Niu, Chang-Qing Wang, Dong Zhou, Wen Jiang, Fang Cui, Yi Yang, Su-Yue Pan, Xu Zhang, Lian-Di Li, Liang Gao, Bin Peng, Chun-Long Zhong, Zhen-Chuan Liu, Li-Hong Li, Hong Tan, Pei-Yuan Lv

Journal: Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2016 ;25(3):521-8.

 

With the development of enteral nutrition in patients with neurological disorders in China, related guidelines were published in 2011. The Chinese Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition conducted a survey to evaluate the status quo of enteral nutrition practices in these patients.

Last Updated: 21 Jul 2016

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Revised Medical Criteria for Evaluating Neurological Disorders. Final rule.
 

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Journal: Fed Regist. 2016 Jul;81(127):43048-61.

 

We are revising the criteria in the Listing of Impairments (listings) that we use to evaluate disability claims involving neurological disorders in adults and children under titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act (Act). These revisions reflect our program experience; advances ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2016

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Factors Related to Social Support in Neurological and Mental Disorders.
 

Author(s): Kaloyan Kamenov, Maria Cabello, Francisco Félix Caballero, Alarcos Cieza, Carla Sabariego, Alberto Raggi, Marta Anczewska, Tuuli Pitkänen, Jose Luis Ayuso-Mateos

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Despite the huge body of research on social support, literature has been primarily focused on its beneficial role for both physical and mental health. It is still unclear why people with mental and neurological disorders experience low levels of social support. The main objective ...

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2016

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 151 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The Involvement of Neuron-Specific Factors in Dendritic Spinogenesis: Molecular Regulation and Association with Neurological Disorders.
 

Author(s): Hsiao-Tang Hu, Pu-Yun Shih, Yu-Tzu Shih, Yi-Ping Hsueh

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2016 ;2016():5136286.

 

Dendritic spines are the location of excitatory synapses in the mammalian nervous system and are neuron-specific subcellular structures essential for neural circuitry and function. Dendritic spine morphology is determined by the F-actin cytoskeleton. F-actin remodeling must coordinate ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2016

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Synaptic Plasticity and Neurological Disorders in Neurotropic Viral Infections.
 

Author(s): Venkata Subba Rao Atluri, Melissa Hidalgo, Thangavel Samikkannu, Kesava Rao Venkata Kurapati, Madhavan Nair

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2015 ;2015():138979.

 

Based on the type of cells or tissues they tend to harbor or attack, many of the viruses are characterized. But, in case of neurotropic viruses, it is not possible to classify them based on their tropism because many of them are not primarily neurotropic. While rabies and poliovirus ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2015

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Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Neurological Disorders: Metabolic Disorders.
 

Author(s): Dominic J Gessler, Guangping Gao

Journal: Methods Mol. Biol.. 2016 ;1382():429-65.

 

Metabolic disorders comprise a large group of heterogeneous diseases ranging from very prevalent diseases such as diabetes mellitus to rare genetic disorders like Canavan Disease. Whether either of these diseases is amendable by gene therapy depends to a large degree on the knowledge ...

Last Updated: 27 Nov 2015

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

The Pathophysiology of Functional Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Functional Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2016

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Finding Genes With NGS Techniques in Whom Mutations Cause Neurological Diseases
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Neurological Diseases

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2015

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Investigation of Gait Parameters in Health and Neurological Disease Under Varying Locomotor Conditions
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gait Analysis in Neurological Disorders

 

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2016

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