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The brain is the complex structure of the body. It is the master gland and control center. Inflammation in the brain can lead to problems such as vision loss, weakness and paralysis, and Loss of brain cells, which can affect your ability to think clearly. Brain tumors can also effect on nerves and affect brain function. According to the Brain Injury Association of America in the U.S., every year about 2.6 million people have some type of brain injury whether as a result of trauma, stroke, tumor or other illnesses. Neuroinflammation is the root cause of several disorders of the central nervous system, but it has led to many misconceptions in research and clinical approaches. It is now recognized that neuroinflammation in chronic neurodegenerative conditions is common in many diseases including Alzheimer's disease and age-related dementia.-Brain harm is damage that causes the decimation or crumbling of mind cells. More unobtrusive wounds of brain are caused by little blockages in the little vessels profound inside the cerebrum. These noiseless strokes are 10 to 20 times more typical than obvious strokes. The tiny harm they desert additionally raises the hazard that dementia will develop at a later date.
- Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
- Acquired Brain Injury (ABI)
- Neurological disorder
- Alzheimer's disease
- Mental disorder
- Parkinson's disease
- Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease
- Mountain Sickness
A century ago, the only way to make a high-quality prognosis for many neurological disorders is by doing post-mortem. But a long time of simple research, and the improvement of techniques that permit scientists to use accurate tools to diagnose sickness and to check how nicely a particular therapy can be operating. These advances permit physicians to simultaneously see the structure of the brain and the adjustments in brain interest as they occur. Researchers and physicians use a variety of diagnostic imaging techniques and chemical and metabolic analyses to detect, manage, and treat neurological disease. Some procedures are performed in specialized settings, conducted to determine the presence of a particular disorder or abnormality.
- Track 2-1Angiography
- Track 2-2Fluroscopy
- Track 2-3Cerebrospinal fluid analysis
- Track 2-4Neurological CT scan
- Track 2-5Cisternography
- Track 2-6Electroencephalography
Neurosurgery is the surgical specialization that treats diseases and disorders of the brain and spinal cord. Back pain can sometimes produce neurological symptoms such as numbness, muscle weakness, and loss of bowel and bladder control due to dysfunction at the nerve root.
These symptoms are indicators that neurosurgery is required to treat the underlying cause of back pain as opposed to conservative treatments. Procedures to treat back pain under the realm of neurosurgery include discectomy, laminectomy, and spinal fusion surgery.
In Neurosurgery, there is a higher risk of further nerve damage and infection which may result in paralysis.Specialization and the advancement of multidisciplinary groups have enhanced the administration of complex neurological diseases.
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Percutaneous lumber disc Surgery
- Neuroimaging, biomarkers and laboratory studies
- Modern Stereotactic Neurosurgery
- Neuromodulation Surgery for Psychiatric Disorders
- Pediatric Neurosurgery
- Stereotactic Neurosurgery
- Frameless Sterotaxy
- Interventional MRI
- Spinal Surgery
- Subthalamic Stimulation
Neurological devices can help diagnose, prevent, and treat a variety of neurological disorders and conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, major depression, epilepsy, spinal cord injury, and traumatic brain injury. Neurological devices can be used to help restore hearing and sight and provide an increased function for those with limb loss or congenital limb differences. Examples of neurological devices include neurodiagnostics, neurointerventional, and Neurostimulation devices.
The FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health works with manufacturers and developers to support innovation and bring patients in the US access to safe and effective medical devices first in the world.
It also conducts regulatory research regulatory research to support the development of medical devices and monitors the safety of devices on the market. The FDA is working to enhance the transparency and predictability of the regulatory process for developers and innovators of neurological medical devices
- Track 4-1Neurosurgery Microscopes
- Track 4-2TMS Neuro-navigation systems
- Track 4-3Skull Clamps
- Track 4-4Neurosurgery Surgical Robots
- Track 4-5Implantable Neurostimulators
- Track 4-6Electromyographs
- Track 4-7Cranial Dopplers
- Track 4-8Neurodiagnostics
- Track 4-9Neurointerventional devices
- Track 4-10Neurostimulation devices
Degenerative nerve diseases affect many of your body's activities, such as balance, movement, talking, breathing, and heart function. Many of these diseases are genetic. Sometimes the cause is a medical condition such as alcoholism, a tumor, or a stroke. Other causes may include toxins, chemicals, and viruses. Sometimes the cause is not known.
Degenerative nerve diseases can be serious or life-threatening. It depends on the type. Most of them have no cure. Treatments may help improve symptoms, relieve pain, and increase mobility. Degenerative cerebrum maladies enormously affect our maturing society. Alzheimer's ailment dynamically loots its casualties of their memory. Parkinson's infection prompts weaknesses in development. Frontotemporal dementia causes stupefying changes in a man's contemplations and conduct. Huntington's infection carefully denies a man of their capacity to walk, talk, think and reason, frequently as ahead of schedule as in their mid 40s.
Degenerative nerve diseases include
- Alzheimer's disease
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- Friedreich's ataxia
- Huntington's disease
- Lewy body disease
- Parkinson's disease
- Spinal muscular atrophy
Neurology nursing is the field of nursing with a focus on the utmost care of the critically ill or unstable patients following extensive injury, surgery or life-threatening diseases. Critical care nurses can be found working in a wide variety of environments and specialties, such as general intensive care units, medical intensive care units, surgical intensive care units, trauma intensive care units, coronary care units, cardiothoracic intensive care units, burns unit, pediatrics and some trauma center emergency departments. These specialists generally take care of critically ill patients who require mechanical ventilation by way of endotracheal incubation and/or titratable vasoactive intravenous medications
- Neurointensive care
- Critical care nursing
- Mental Health Nursing
- Ethical Considerations in Neuroscience Nursing
- Care Practice: Neurology and Nursing
- Neurovascular Nursing
Aging causes a slow deterioration of the brain function leading to cognitive decline, memory loss, movement disorders and finally to functional decline and death. With a rapidly increasing aging population, neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer′s, Parkinson′s and Huntington′s become an important economic burden on the society. Unfortunately, there are no effective current therapies. Therefore, it is quite urgent to find strategies that will lead to therapeutic benefits for the patients. Since aging is the major risk factor for the age-related neurodegenerative disorders, interfering with age-related molecular mechanisms or pathways might be an avenue to develop new therapeutics.
Aging is a regulated process with different molecular and genetic mechanisms involved. There are three known longevity intervention pathways: reduced insulin-like signaling, increased AMPK (AMPdependent protein kinase)/reduced TOR (target of rapamycin) and sirtuins, Sirtuins are NAD-dependent protein deacetylases that were shown to display neuroprotective effects against age-related brain disorders. There are seven mammalian sirtuin homologs named as SIRT.The most conserved member of the family, SIRT1, has been widely studied in neurodegenerative diseases.
Studies concerning neuronal and glial development and the formation of the nervous system, molecular and cellular aspects of degeneration and regeneration, and changes associated with the aging brain.
The study of nature and origin of the brain which also concerns with the functioning of the nervous system, often using electrophysiological or molecular biological tools. This is the subspecialty of both the physiology and Neuroscience as different regions of brain constitute signals to different parts of the body. This topic could give a detailed description of the revolutionized anatomy of the nervous system, the motor response control system, thought processing and memory management system. Discussions can also be made in neuromuscular physiology, neural mechanisms of higher nervous activity and contemporary problems of Neuroscience can also be conferred. It features board investigations in the Neuropathology and interdisciplinary departments of Neuro-ophthalmology, Neuropathology.
It is admirable to discuss the understanding of the nervous system which has led to the development of drugs and many novel medications. These are broadly classified into molecular and behavioral systems that are ahead of our imagination that has continued to rise with an increase in drug specificity and sensitivity. Many novel approaches are made for the treatment of neural disorders, synaptic spasticity, drug delivery in cell signaling system and the latest neuropharmacological therapy and drug development in the specific area.
- Disorder Diagnostics Modalities
- Surgical Neurophysiology
- Neurophysiology of Pain
- Systemic Neurophysiology
- Metabolic Disorders in Neurophysiology
- Neurophysiology Facilitation of Respiration
- Molecular Neuropharmacology
- Behavioral Neuropharmacology
Case report guide in latest years has seen a significance as a value of case reports in clinical medicine has grown. Not all areas of medical studies are amenable to huge scientific trials. Many topics are higher addressed by more precise descriptions of multi-factorial additives that make contributions to effects, and those are regions wherein case reports shine. Determining the suitability of a case for publication calls for background studies and dialogue. Writing a case or collection reinforces many aspects of the medical training process, and house body of workers are advocated to analyze, write, and put up reports. The scientific network advantages in lots of approaches from case reviews, from improving person patient care to guiding destiny research instructions.
With regards to excruciating cranial neuropathies, an exceptionally uncommon reason is spoken to by the bothering of the glossopharyngeal nerve because of different aetiologic elements. Here, we show an instance of neuralgia of the ninth right cranial nerve because of a pressure of its nerve root upon the crimping of the homolateral vertebral conduit, bringing about a crippling clinical review for the patient. Our goal was to concentrate the peruser's consideration on the clinical sign, which alone could prompt a quick analysis. The imaging and research center examinations turned out to be central in diagnosing the causes, yet the learning of the side effects and the indications of this uncommon clinical element can avert misdiagnosis, botch and subsequent monetary consumption as happened for the situation.
Computational neuroscience makes a specialty of simulation models of particular outcomes in neurophysiology. Theoretical neuroscience provides a quantitative basis figuring out how apprehensive systems function and the overall concepts by which they function. This introduces the primary mathematical and computational methods and provides programs in a spread of areas which includes vision, sensory-motor integration, development, getting to know, and memory. Computational neuroscience makes a specialty of the outline of purposeful and biologically sensible neurons (and neural structures) and their physiology and dynamics, distinguishing it from mental connectionism and disciplines which includes device mastering, neural networks, and computational mastering idea. Theoretical neuroscience desires to recognize the core concepts that allow the brain to do what it does. The standards and models proposed in theoretical neuroscience use a variety of math, particularly possibility and data
- Track 10-1Single-Neuron Modelling
- Track 10-2Axonal Patterning
- Track 10-3Sensory processing
- Track 10-4Memory and synaptic plasticity
- Track 10-5Behaviours of networks
- Track 10-6Neural Coding
- Track 10-7Neuro-Informatics
- Track 10-8Neural Engineering
Neurocardiology highlights the present topic about cardiac afferent mechanisms that is responsible for cardiovascular reflexes as well as the efferent motor neurons. A great deal of research has been going on to delineate the neuroanatomical and functional organization of the autonomic nervous system which controls cardiac function. A comprehensive mechanism of the neurons that are innervating the heart in normal, diseased state. A succinct overview of neuron regulates the heart and results in some major clinical conditions such as arrhythmias and heart failure.
- Cardiovascular Systems
- Neurocardiac Axis Link
- Imbalance of Autonomic Neural Inputs
- Changes in Neural Oscillations
- Maintaining Homeostasis
The Central Nervous System is denounced to various Malevolent disorders. Central Nervous System covers its mechanism, Metastatic pestilence, Ramification, Cancers, Neurons and Sensory Receptors, Neurological Disorders, Multiple sclerosis and Imaging agents to CNS neurofibroma. Cancer spreads to the Nervous System by direct invasion or compression from continuous tissues relates to the proximity of the Nervous System to other structures.
Global Central Nervous System Drugs market to grow at a CAGR of -3.2% over the period 2011-2015. The global central nervous system (CNS) therapeutics peddle has been forecast to reach US$133 billion by the year 2018, which increases in disease ubiquity rates due to increase in population, an introduction of new drugs, and increased outgo on healthcare.
Brain Tumor occurs when abnormal cells from within the brain. The symptoms of Brain stem tumors vary greatly and can include Ataxia, Cranial Nerve Palsy, headaches, problems with speech and swallowing, hearing loss, weakness, Hemiparesis, vision abnormalities, ptosis, and behavioral changes. Another possible symptom is vomiting. Any brain tumor is inherently serious and life-threatening because of its invasive and infiltrative character in the limited space of the Intracranial Cavity.
- Track 12-1Intracranial metastasis
- Track 12-2Skull metastasis
- Track 12-3Spinal metastasis
- Track 12-4Glioblastoma multiforme
- Track 12-5Oligodendrogliomas
Neuropsychiatry is the combination of Psychiatry and Neurology that deals with mental disorders, which in most cases can be shown to have their origin from an identifiable brain malfunction. Psychiatrists have laid claim to illnesses of the mind. Major Neuropsychiatric Conditions include the following: Addictions, Childhood, and development, Eating disorders, Degenerative diseases, Mood disorders, Neurotic disorders, Psychosis & Sleep disorders.
- Pediatric acute-onset neuropsychiatric syndrome
- Bipolar Disorder in Primary Care
- Mood disorders during the peripartum period
- Psychological Aspects of Medical Illness
- Brain-stimulation treatments
- Management of mental health disorders
This provides an understanding of psychological knowledge in several inter-related domains concerned with the biological bases of behavior. Emphasis will be laid on basic experimental science from analysis of synaptic events, brain lesion studies, brain activity scans, and clinical studies. The relationship between cognitive, emotional, behavioral, neurological and physiological processes will be examined and how these processes might differ between individuals focusing on State and Trait Anxiety, Externalizing vs Internalizing Personalities, and Aging. Behavioral Neuroscience explores the role of the nervous system in normal and abnormal behavior, thought and emotion.
- Methods in Cognitive Neuroscience
- Voluntary control over mental processes
Molecular brain research is a rapidly expanding research field in which integrative approaches at the genetic, molecular, cellular and synaptic levels yield key information about the physiological and pathological brain. These studies involve the use of a wide range of modern techniques in molecular biology, genomics, proteomics, imaging, and electrophysiology.
Molecular Brain Research is a special section of Brain Research which provides a medium for the prompt publication of studies of molecular mechanisms of neuronal synaptic and related processes that underlie the structure and function of the brain. Emphasis is placed on the molecular biology of fundamental neural operations relevant to the integrative actions of nervous systems
- Cell Biology, Signaling, and Synaptic Transmission
- Development, and Degeneration
- Systems Neuroscience and Behavior.
- Cognition and Computation
- Neurobiology of Disease
Neuro-immune disease refers to illnesses that are the result of acquired deregulation of both the immune system and the nervous system. Symptoms may include mild to severe cognitive impairment, disordered sleep, severe headache; swollen lymph nodes; a sore throat; painful nerves, joints and or muscles and unusual fatigue. Challenges to the immune system can trigger a severe relapse or worsen of existing symptoms. Neuroimmune disorders are characterized by inflammatory deregulation within the nervous system. The current issue will harvest developing research in this field.
Neurotology is a branch of otology concerned with those parts of the nervous system related to the ear, especially the inner ear and associated brainstem structures also called otoneurology. Otology generally refers to the treatment of middle ear disease and resultant conductive hearing loss, whereas neurotology refers to treatment of inner ear conditions, or hearing and balance disorders. In this section we will discuss about Vestibular neuronitis, Facial nerve paralysis, Hearing loss and deafness, Labyrinthectomy, Vertigo, Perforated eardrum & Neuro Otolaryngology.
- Vestibular neuronitis
- Facial nerve paralysis
- Perforated eardrum
- Neuro Otolaryngology
- Sensorineural hearing loss
- Acoustic Neuroma
- Balance Disorders and Vertigo
- Cochlear Implants
- Chronic Otitis Media
- Ear Canal Disorders
- Facial Nerve Disorders
- Perforation of The Eardrum