Check out these articles for topics of interest. Our Resource rooms have many other articles and will be happy to mail you a copy of something if we have it in stock! Call a BIANC Office near you and we will help research a topic or find information for you if we can. This page under construction. Some links may be broken. We will be dividing information into categories to make it easier to find what you need. Suggestions welcome. Call Shawn Chase at 919-833-9634 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn about a resource to help you get active again: http://www.bridge2sports.org/
Learn more about brain aneurisms: http://www.bafound.org/brain-aneurysm-basics
Changes in IDEA 2004 An Article on school requirements for accommodations by Attorney Stacey Bawtinheimer
NC Companies Conducting Brain Injury-Related Research - Find out what is happening with companies in NC who are are engaged in drug development for brain injury by Suzanne McKenna, PhD
For Military information, go to the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) Check out their tabs on Education, Blast Injury and Research initiatives that may be of interest to you.
Falls have become the leading cause of TBI: How can we prevent Falls?
CDC - Older Adult Falls - Check for Safety: A Home Fall Prevention Checklist for Older Adults - Home and Recreational Safety - Injury Center
CDC - Older Adult Falls - What You Can Do to Prevent Falls - Home and Recreational Safety -
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Check our the Brain Injury Association of America's site at: biausa.org to find many fact sheets and information articles and facts about brain injury
Go to the Center for Disease Control cdc.gov for more information on injury and traumatic brain injury and hand-outs and educational materials on concussions for athletes, coaches, nurses and medical professionals.
http://www.braininjurydirectory.net/ This is a directory of articles on many brain injury related topics moderated by a survivor
Check out the Brain Injury Association of Michigan's site: biami.org to see their eLibrary of articles
Here is the website of the Brain Injury Association of New Jersey: bianj.org with a link to their publications page where you may find informative articles.
Click here to explore publications from the website of the Brain Injury Association of Florida: biaf.org These booklets and publications can be ordered for free.
Introduction to TBI and General TBI Resource Listing
Behavior and Behavioral Strategies after TBI Resource Listing
Cognition and Memory after BI Resource Listing
Physical Changes and Substance Abuse after BI Resource Listing
Caregiver Support Resource Listing
Military Veterans and Cultural Diversity Resource Listing
Additional Resource Listing
Guide for Direct Support Professionals- Screening, Assessment and Referrals
Post Concussion Syndrome:
TBI treatment involves suppression of inflammation
Epilepsy Risk Years After TBI
Blast Injury May Cause Brain Inflammation
Classification/complication of TBI:
Journal of Neurotrauma: Blast Injury Issue June 2009
MedlinePlus: TBI search results
Brain injury news from Neuroskills
Progesterone Treatment for Brain Injury
Mild Traumatic Brain Injury/Concussions- New Department of Defense Guidelines
The Brain Trauma Foundation
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.
The Brain Injury Recovery Network.
Traumatic Brain Injury.
Brain Injury Association in UK
What a year
Society for Neuroscience
Guidelines for the Acute Medical Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Infants, Children and Adolescents
Locked In Syndrome
TBI Resource Guide
TBI in the US: CDC Report
The Franklin Institute
TBI Fact Sheet
TBI and senior falls
ImPACT Concussion Management Software
CNS Vital Signs Concussion Management Software
Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Neurotech Industry Association
Brain Injury Association
CALBIA: Guide to Traumatic Brain Injury Resources
National Center on Shaken Baby Syndrome
Bob Woodruff Family Foundation for TBI
Veteran Health Administration News
Deployment Health Clinical Center: TBI
Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center
TBI: The Journey Home
The Brain at War
NCDMH/DD/SAS Focus on Returning Combat Veterans
Games for Cognitive Training