Chapter 12: Abbreviations

5-HT

5-hydroxytryptophan

ABI

Acquired Brain Injury

ADHD

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

BDI

Beck Depression Inventory

BI

Barthel Index

BTX-A

Botulinum Toxin Type A

CBF

Cerebral Blood Flow

CGI

Clinical Global Impression

CNS

Central Nervous System

CPP

Cerebral Perfusion Pressure

CSF

Cerebrospinal Fluid

DRS

Disability Rating Scale

EBIC

European Brain Injury Consortium

EDS

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

EEG

Electroencephalogram

GABA

Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid

GCS

Glasgow Coma Scale

HAM-D

Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression

HO

Heterotopic Ossification

ICP

Intracranial Pressure

IM

Intramuscular

IV

Intravenous

LEV

Levetiracetam

MAP

Mean Arterial Pressure

MABP

Mean Arterial Blood Pressure

MAS

Modified Ashworth Scale

MS

Multiple Sclerosis

NE

Norepinephrine

PEDro

Physiotherapy Evidence Database rating scale

PHT

Phenytoin

PTA

Post-traumatic Amnesia

PTS

Post-traumatic Seizure

RCT

Randomized Controlled Trial

RLAS

Rancho Los Amigos Scale

SCI

Spinal Cord Injury

TBI

Traumatic Brain Injury