Neurological Disorders

Common Name(s)

Neurological Disorders

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

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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: 29 Mar 2013

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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.

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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: 29 Mar 2013

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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 179 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A national case-crossover analysis of the short-term effect of PM2.5 on hospitalizations and mortality in subjects with diabetes and neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Antonella Zanobetti, Francesca Dominici, Yun Wang, Joel D Schwartz

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Diabetes and neurological disorders are a growing burden among the elderly, and may also make them more susceptible to particulate air matter with aerodynamic diameter less than 2.5 μg (PM2.5). The same biological responses thought to effect cardiovascular disease through air pollution-mediated ...

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2014

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Next generation sequencing for molecular diagnosis of neurological disorders using ataxias as a model.
 

Author(s): Andrea H Németh, Alexandra C Kwasniewska, Stefano Lise, Ricardo Parolin Schnekenberg, Esther B E Becker, Katarzyna D Bera, Morag E Shanks, Lorna Gregory, David Buck, M Zameel Cader, Kevin Talbot, Rajith de Silva, Nicholas Fletcher, Rob Hastings, Sandeep Jayawant, Patrick J Morrison, Paul Worth, Malcolm Taylor, John Tolmie, Mary O'Regan, , Ruth Valentine, Emily Packham, Julie Evans, Anneke Seller, Jiannis Ragoussis

Journal: Brain. 2013 Oct;136(Pt 10):3106-18.

 

Many neurological conditions are caused by immensely heterogeneous gene mutations. The diagnostic process is often long and complex with most patients undergoing multiple invasive and costly investigations without ever reaching a conclusive molecular diagnosis. The advent of massively ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2013

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Toward solutions for minimizing disparities in stroke: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke update.
 

Author(s): Katherine Pahigiannis, Salina P Waddy, Walter Koroshetz

Journal: Stroke. 2013 Oct;44(10):e129-30.

 

Last Updated: 24 Sep 2013

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 100 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impact of endocrine-disrupting chemicals on neural development and the onset of neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Małgorzata Kajta, Anna K Wójtowicz

Journal: Pharmacol Rep. 2013 ;65(6):1632-9.

 

Even though high doses of organic pollutants are toxic, relatively low concentrations have been reported to cause long-term alterations in functioning of individual organisms, populations and even next generations. Among these pollutants are dioxins, polychlorinated biphenyls, pesticides, ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

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Efficacy of modafinil on fatigue and excessive daytime sleepiness associated with neurological disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
 

Author(s): Ping Sheng, Lijun Hou, Xiang Wang, Xiaowen Wang, Chengguang Huang, Mingkun Yu, Xi Han, Yan Dong

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Modafinil is a novel wake-promoting agent approved by the FDA ameliorating excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS) in three disorders: narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder and obstructive sleep apnea. Existing trials of modafinil for fatigue and EDS associated with neurological disorders ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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Biomedical and clinical promises of human pluripotent stem cells for neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Nopporn Jongkamonwiwat, Parinya Noisa

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():656531.

 

Neurological disorders are characterized by the chronic and progressive loss of neuronal structures and functions. There is a variability of the onsets and causes of clinical manifestations. Cell therapy has brought a new concept to overcome brain diseases, but the advancement of ...

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2013

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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: 14 Mar 2014

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Training for Diagnosing Neurological Disorders
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Nervous System Diseases

 

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2014

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