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Chronic brain syndrome

MedGen UID:
14213
Concept ID:
C0006109
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Brain Damage, Chronic; Chronic Brain Damage; Chronic Encephalopathy; Encephalopathy, Chronic
SNOMED CT: Chronic brain syndrome (78689005); Chronic encephalopathy (78689005)

Definition

Encephalopathy that is persistent or long-standing in nature. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Charles J, Miller G, Ng A
Aust Fam Physician 2006 Mar;35(3):88-9. PMID: 16525516
Brink TL
J Natl Med Assoc 1977 Dec;69(12):891-3. PMID: 753936Free PMC Article
LEFSHITZ K, KLINE NS
Am J Psychiatry 1965 Sep;122:329-31. doi: 10.1176/ajp.122.3.329. PMID: 14327479

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Netto I, Phutane VH, Ravindran B
Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2019 Jun 20;21(3) doi: 10.4088/PCC.17r02225. PMID: 31237432
Pakrasi S, O'Brien JT
Nucl Med Commun 2005 Mar;26(3):189-96. doi: 10.1097/00006231-200503000-00003. PMID: 15722899
Jordan SE, Green GA, Galanty HL, Mandelbaum BR, Jabour BA
Am J Sports Med 1996 Mar-Apr;24(2):205-10. doi: 10.1177/036354659602400216. PMID: 8775122
Hayes R
Br J Nurs 1995 Nov 9-22;4(20):1199-204. doi: 10.12968/bjon.1995.4.20.1199. PMID: 8696088
Arlien-Søborg P, Bruhn P, Gyldensted C, Melgaard B
Acta Neurol Scand 1979 Sep;60(3):149-56. PMID: 517113

Diagnosis

Netto I, Phutane VH, Ravindran B
Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2019 Jun 20;21(3) doi: 10.4088/PCC.17r02225. PMID: 31237432
Pakrasi S, O'Brien JT
Nucl Med Commun 2005 Mar;26(3):189-96. doi: 10.1097/00006231-200503000-00003. PMID: 15722899
Hayes R
Br J Nurs 1995 Nov 9-22;4(20):1199-204. doi: 10.12968/bjon.1995.4.20.1199. PMID: 8696088
Levitas A
Pediatr Ann 1990 Jan;19(1):52-8. doi: 10.3928/0090-4481-19900101-09. PMID: 1689020
Aleksandrowicz DR
Arch Toxicol 1979 Oct;43(1):65-8. doi: 10.1007/BF00695875. PMID: 533363

Therapy

Netto I, Phutane VH, Ravindran B
Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2019 Jun 20;21(3) doi: 10.4088/PCC.17r02225. PMID: 31237432
Aleksandrowicz DR
Arch Toxicol 1979 Oct;43(1):65-8. doi: 10.1007/BF00695875. PMID: 533363
Arlien-Søborg P, Bruhn P, Gyldensted C, Melgaard B
Acta Neurol Scand 1979 Sep;60(3):149-56. PMID: 517113
Brink TL
J Natl Med Assoc 1977 Dec;69(12):891-3. PMID: 753936Free PMC Article
LEFSHITZ K, KLINE NS
Am J Psychiatry 1965 Sep;122:329-31. doi: 10.1176/ajp.122.3.329. PMID: 14327479

Prognosis

Levitas A
Pediatr Ann 1990 Jan;19(1):52-8. doi: 10.3928/0090-4481-19900101-09. PMID: 1689020
Herrmann WM, Kern U, Röhmel J
Pharmacopsychiatry 1986 Sep;19(5):378-85. doi: 10.1055/s-2007-1017274. PMID: 3534901
Elsass P, Christensen SE, Ranek L, Theilgaard A, Tygstrup N
Scand J Gastroenterol 1981 Apr;16(3):441-7. doi: 10.3109/00365528109181995. PMID: 16435490
Bruhn P, Arlien-Søborg P, Gyldensted C, Christensen EL
Acta Neurol Scand 1981 Oct;64(4):259-72. PMID: 7315195
Katz MM
J Am Geriatr Soc 1976 Nov;24(11):522-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1976.tb03276.x. PMID: 972239

Clinical prediction guides

Herrmann WM, Kern U, Röhmel J
Pharmacopsychiatry 1986 Sep;19(5):378-85. doi: 10.1055/s-2007-1017274. PMID: 3534901
Herrmann WM, Kern U, Röhmel J
Pharmacopsychiatry 1986 Mar;19(2):75-83. doi: 10.1055/s-2007-1017159. PMID: 3517890
Elsass P, Christensen SE, Ranek L, Theilgaard A, Tygstrup N
Scand J Gastroenterol 1981 Apr;16(3):441-7. doi: 10.3109/00365528109181995. PMID: 16435490
Bruhn P, Arlien-Søborg P, Gyldensted C, Christensen EL
Acta Neurol Scand 1981 Oct;64(4):259-72. PMID: 7315195
Peck A, Wolloch L, Rodstein M
J Am Geriatr Soc 1978 Apr;26(4):170-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1978.tb05046.x. PMID: 416066

Recent systematic reviews

Netto I, Phutane VH, Ravindran B
Prim Care Companion CNS Disord 2019 Jun 20;21(3) doi: 10.4088/PCC.17r02225. PMID: 31237432

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