ABI

ERABI User Needs Survey

September 25, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The ONF-funded ERABI (Evidence-Based Review of Moderate To Severe Acquired Brain Injury) Project Team will be revising their website as is looking for feedback from its users.

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3rd Edition - Guidelines for Concussion /mTBI and Persistent Symptoms

June 12, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF) has released the 3rd Edition of the Guidelines for Concussion /mTBI and Persistent Symptoms for adults. The new interactive guidelines hosted on the Brain Injury Guidelines website features a fully searchable platform with upgraded evidence from the 2nd Edition. 

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New user-friendly Concussion Handbook for patients and families

May 10, 2018 | Posted in Announcements, ABI

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation has released the new Concussion Handbook for patients and families. This user-friendly, booklet is derived from the evidence-based standards of post-concussion care.The handbook provides patients and families with the information they need to know, after experiencing a concussion. The handbook can be used as a guide for patients and families of any age to find the right care, at the right time, from the right provider.

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Ground-breaking Rowan's Law passes third reading

March 14, 2018 | Posted in ABI

Almost three years after a Coroner's report issued 49 recommendations, concussion safety legislation “Rowan’s Law” was passed March 6. It supports efforts to protect the health and well-being of amateur athletes by defining concussion guidelines surrounding school sports. “This is truly a landmark in Ontario legislation that will help to broaden the conversation around concussions and hopefully push the needle forward to advance the clinical guidelines and a standardized approach to care," says Kent Bassett-Spiers, Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation CEO and member of the Rowan's Law Expert Advisory Committee.

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Lignes directrices pour le diagnostic et la gestion des commotions cérébrales pédiatriques

September 03, 2015 | Posted in New Activities, Events, ABI

La Fondation ontarienne de neurotraumatologie est heureuse d'annoncer l’arrivée de la version française des Lignes directrices pour le diagnostic et la gestion des commotions cérébrales pédiatriques.

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Advancing Neurotrauma Research: An Ontario-Quebec Partnership

May 29, 2015 | Posted in Announcements, New Activities, Events, ABI, SCI

The Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation in conjunction with Quebec's REPAR is proud to present our newest publication highlighting the need for and value of research in neurotrauma to improve the lives of individuals with acquired brain injury (ABI) and spinal cord injury (SCI).

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