Neurological Disorders

Common Name(s)

Neurological Disorders

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

Global, regional, and national burden of neurological disorders during 1990-2015: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2015.
 

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Journal: Lancet Neurol. 2017 Nov;16(11):877-897.

 

Comparable data on the global and country-specific burden of neurological disorders and their trends are crucial for health-care planning and resource allocation. The Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors (GBD) Study provides such information but does not routinely ...

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2017

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Common gene-network signature of different neurological disorders and their potential implications to neuroAIDS.
 

Author(s): Vidya Sagar, S Pilakka-Kanthikeel, Paola C Martinez, V S R Atluri, M Nair

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The neurological complications of AIDS (neuroAIDS) during the infection of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are symptomized by non-specific, multifaceted neurological conditions and therefore, defining a specific diagnosis/treatment mechanism(s) for this neuro-complexity at the ...

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2017

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Bioelements in hair of children with selected neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Jan Józefczuk, Wiktoria Kasprzycka, Rafał Czarnecki, Alfreda Graczyk, Paweł Józefczuk, Magda Krzysztof, Urszula Lampart, Ewa Mrozowska-Ząbek, Weronika Surdy, Róża Kwiatkowska-Graczyk

Journal: Acta Biochim. Pol.. 2017 ;64(2):279-285.

 

We have analyzed concentrations of magnesium (Mg), calcium (Ca), copper (Cu), zinc (Zn) and iron (Fe) in hair of a group of 82 children with mental retardation, in which 9 patients suffered from epilepsy, 18 from the Down's syndrome and 55 from cerebral palsy. Girls comprised little ...

Last Updated: 14 Jun 2017

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The terms "Neurological Disorders" returned 164 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Association of dry eye disease with psychiatric or neurological disorders in elderly patients.
 

Author(s): Sang Beom Han, Hee Kyung Yang, Joon Young Hyon, Won Ryang Wee

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Dry eye disease (DED) is a common disease that can impair quality of life significantly. Its prevalence increases with advancing age, and the economic burden of the disease on both a patient and the society is increasing with elongation of life expectancy. The diagnosis and treatment ...

Last Updated: 29 May 2017

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Emerging Synaptic Molecules as Candidates in the Etiology of Neurological Disorders.
 

Author(s): Viviana I Torres, Daniela Vallejo, Nibaldo C Inestrosa

Journal: Neural Plast.. 2017 ;2017():8081758.

 

Synapses are complex structures that allow communication between neurons in the central nervous system. Studies conducted in vertebrate and invertebrate models have contributed to the knowledge of the function of synaptic proteins. The functional synapse requires numerous protein ...

Last Updated: 23 Mar 2017

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Tipping the scales: Lessons from simple model systems on inositol imbalance in neurological disorders.
 

Author(s): Anna D Frej, Grant P Otto, Robin S B Williams

Journal: Eur. J. Cell Biol.. 2017 Mar;96(2):154-163.

 

Inositol and inositol-containing compounds have signalling and regulatory roles in many cellular processes, suggesting that inositol imbalance may lead to wide-ranging changes in cellular functions. Indeed, changes in inositol-dependent signalling have been implicated in various diseases ...

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2017

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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: 1 Nov 2017

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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: 22 May 2017

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