Head Banging

Known as: head bang, banging head, bang head 
Habitual striking of one's own head against a surface such as a mattress or wall of a crib. [HPO:probinson]
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy is a progressive tauopathy that occurs as a consequence of repetitive mild traumatic brain… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a form of neurodegeneration believed to result from repeated head injuries. Originally… (More)
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2006
2006
Sleep-related rhythmic movements (head banging or body rocking) are extremely common in normal infants and young children, but… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to test whether alexithymia mediates the relationship between childhood maltreatment and self… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
While neuropathological studies have established the pathology of dementia pugilistica to be similar to that of Alzheimer’s… (More)
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1999
1999
Smoothed data maps permit the reader to identify general spatial trends by removing the background noise of random variability… (More)
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1995
1995
The author presents two case reports of peripubertal boys with severe and chronic head-banging parasomnias, or rhythmic movement… (More)
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1991
1991
A 15-year-old drummer in a neighborhood rock music band suffered a traumatic true aneurysm of the cervical vertebral artery from… (More)
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1978
1978
Body rocking, head banging, and head rolling--three rhythmic behaviors that involve stimulation of the vestibular system--were… (More)
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1970
1970
Head-banging, a common phenomenon among the mentally retarded, was shaped, brought under stimulus control, extinguished, and re… (More)
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