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SUMMARY The past decade has seen an increase in the number of articles reporting the use of DTI to detect brain abnormalities in patients with traumatic brain injury. DTI is well-suited to the interrogation of white matter microstructure, the most important location of pathology in TBI. Additionally, studies in animal models have demonstrated the(More)
Cannabinoid receptors 1 and 2 (CB1 and CB2, respectively) are part of the endocannabinoid system along with intracellular enzymes (such as fatty acid amide hydrolase, FAAH) that degrade endocannabinoid ligands. Exogenous cannabinoids are potential therapeutics for treating neurological sequalae in HIV-infected patients because cannabinoids can suppress the(More)
While Jewish ritual circumcision continues to be a controversial issue in Europe and the US, metzitzah b'peh, the addendum to brit milah, which requires the mohel (ritual peritomist) to orally suck blood from the wound immediately following the excision of the foreskin, remains a divisive topic. While medical historians have studied European outbreaks of(More)
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