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Diagnosis and monitoring of sport-related concussion


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Title: Diagnosis and monitoring of sport-related concussion
Other Titles: A study in amateur boxers
Authors: Neselius, Sanna
E-mail: sanna@neselius.com
Issue Date: 13-May-2014
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Clincial Sciences. Department of Orthopaedics
Parts of work: I. CSF-biomarkers in Olympic boxing: diagnosis and effects of repetitive head trauma. Neselius S, Brisby H, Theodorsson A, Blennow K, Zetterberg H, Marcusson J.PLoS One. 2012;7(4):e33606.
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II. Olympic boxing is associated with elevated levels of the neuronal protein tau in plasma. Neselius S, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Randall J, Wilson D, Marcusson J, Brisby H. Brain Inj. 2013;27(4):425-33.
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III. Increased CSF levels of phosphorylated neurofilament heavy protein following bout in amateur boxers. Neselius S, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Marcusson J, Brisby H. PLoS One. 2013 Nov 15;8(11):e81249.
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IV. Neurological assessment and its relationship to CSF biomarkers in amateur boxers. Neselius S, Brisby H, Marcusson J, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Karlsson T. Submitted

V. Monitoring concussion in a knocked out boxer by CSF biomarker analysis: a case report. Neselius S, Brisby H, Granholm F, Zetterberg H, Blennow K. Submitted
Date of Defence: 2014-05-16
Disputation: Fredagen den 16 maj 2014, kl 9.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: traumatic brain injury
mild traumatic brain injury
sport-related concussion
concussion
Abstract: Background: Concussions are one of the most common sport-related injuries and it is known that they cause axonal and glial damage, and that there are risks for long-term effects. The aims of this thesis were to find possible methods, which may help clinicians to diagnose and monitor mild traumatic brain injury (TBI), analyse the APOEε4 allele genotype that has been associated with poor outcome after TBI and evaluate the relationship between neuropsychological assessment and brain injury biomarke... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8997-5
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/35195
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