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New model predicts whether low back pain is likely to become persistent

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 - 12:00am

An Australian research team has developed a model to predict whether a person with acute back pain is likely to go on to develop persistent back pain (lasting for longer than three months).

Schizophrenia prevention moves a step closer

Monday, 16 May 2016 - 10:24am

Several new neurobiological markers have been identified that may reveal early signs a person has an increased risk of developing schizophrenia or a related disorder, a new study reveals.

Top 5 Under 40: Giving a voice to voice to Australia's new generation of science thinkers

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 2:52pm

Applications are open for #top5under40 — a national search for early-career researchers under the age of 40 who have a flair and passion for communicating their vital work.

Grant awarded to Dr Muireann Irish to explore the loss of the experience of pleasure in dementia

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 - 1:00pm

Dr Muireann Irish has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia Research Foundation to explore the nature and extent of anhedonia across dementia syndromes.

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Car Restraints being used more effectively so more kids are safe

Wednesday, 21 August 2013 - 4:52pm

A NeuRA study shows a rise in the use of appropriate car restraints for children - yet more targeted education is needed

MEDIA RELEASE

August 22 2013

A NeuRA study shows a rise in the use of appropriate car restraints for children - yet more targeted education is needed

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