Treatment with methylphenidate was associated with an improvement in PTSD symptoms and fewer cognitive complaints in those with TBI.
Pseudobulbar affect, which involves uncontrollable emotional outbursts, has been reported in diseases including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.
A discussion of the features, treatment and prevention of traumatic brain injuries.
Veterans who have both PTSD and traumatic brain injury have worse outcomes than those who have just one condition.
Accurate identification, assessment and evaluation of concussions will enable clinicians to determine when it is safe for young athletes to return to competition.