Recent articles in the Journal of the American Medical Association and Science magazine highlighted the latest research findings on blast injuries and treatment outcomes in the military. These findings were presented at the Third TBI Interagency Conference (http://tbi-interagency-conference.org/) that took place in Washington DC, June 13-15 2011. This conference brought together experts from the TBI Model Systems, Veterans Health Administration, Health Resources and Services Administration, public and private universities and hospitals.
Article citations and link to pubmed listings are below.
- Miller, G. (2011). Neuropathology. A battle no soldier wants to fight. Science, 333(6042), 517-9. - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21798910
- Hampton, T. (2011). Traumatic brain injury a growing problem among troops serving in today's wars. JAMA, 3;306(5), 477-9. - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21813422