University of Alabama at Birmingham Traumatic Brain Injury Model System

The University of Alabama at Birmingham Traumatic Brain Injury Model System (UAB-TBIMS) has been a TBIMS since 2002. The UAB-TBIMS operates within the UAB Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, which is located at Spain Rehabilitation Center in the UAB Hospital complex. Here it establishes and maintains links with emergency medical service agencies throughout the state, with state vocational rehabilitation and long-term follow-up programs.

UAB Traumatic Brain Injury Model System Publications

 

Title Author Journal Year
Ageing and traumatic brain injury: Age, decline in function and level of assistance over the first 10 years post-injury Kolakowsky-Hayner, S. A., Hammond, F. M., Wright, J. Novak, T. A., Englander, J., Diaz-Arrastia, R., Dennison, A., & Sueno, P. Brain Injury 2012
Mortality after surviving traumatic brain injury: Risks based on age groups Harrison-Felix, C., Kolakowsky-Hayner, S. A., Hammond, F. M., Wang, R., Englander, J., Dams-OConnor, K., Kreider, S. E. D., Novack, T. A., & Diaz-Arrastia, R. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2012
A longitudinal study of major and minor depression following traumatic brain injury Hart T, Hoffman JM, Pretz C, Kennedy R, Clark AN, Brenner LA Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2012
Return to driving within 5 years of moderate-severe traumatic brain injury Novack, T. A.; Labbe, D.; Grote, M.; Carlson, N.; Sherer, M.; Arango-Lasprilla, J. C.; Bushnik, T.; Cifu, D.; Powell, J. M.; Ripley. D.; Seel, R. T. Brain Injury 2010
Predictive utility of weekly post-traumatic amnesia assessments after brain injury: A multicenter analysis Brown, A.; Malec, J.; Mandrekar, J.; Diehl, N.; Dikmen, S.; Sherer, M.; Hart, T.; Novack, T. Brain Injury 2010
Residence following traumatic brain injury: a longitudinal study Penna, S.; Novack, T.; Corrigan, J.; Hart, T. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2010
Return to driving within 5 years of moderate-severe traumatic brain injury Novack, T. A.; Labbe, D.; Grote, M.; Carlson, N.; Sherer, M.; Arango-Lasprilla, J. C.; Bushnik, T.; Cifu, D.; Powell, J. M.; Ripley. D.; Seel, R. T. Brain Injury 2010
Predictive utility of weekly post-traumatic amnesia assessments after brain injury: A multicenter analysis Brown, A.; Malec, J.; Mandrekar, J.; Diehl, N.; Dikmen, S.; Sherer, M.; Hart, T.; Novack, T. Brain Injury 2010
Differences in employment outcomes 10 years after traumatic brain injury among racial and ethnic minority groups Gary, KW; Ketchum, JM; Arango-Lasprilla, JC; Kreutzer, JS; Novack, T; Copolillo, A; Deng, X Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation 2010
Predictive utility of weekly post-traumatic amnesia assessments after brain injury: A multicenter analysis Brown A., Malec J., Mandrekar J., Diehl N., Dikmen S., Sherer M., Hart T., Novack T. Brain Injury 2010
Residence following traumatic brain injury: A longitudinal study Penna, S. , Novak, T.A., Carlson, N., Grote, M. , Corrigan, J.D., Hart T Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2010
Return to driving within 5 years of moderate-severe traumatic brain injury Novack T. A, Labbe D., Grote M., Carlson N., Sherer M., Arango-Lasprilla J. C., Bushnik T., Cifu D., Powell J. M., Ripley. D., & Seel R. T. Brain Injury 2010
Factors contributing to performance on the Rey Complex Figure Test in individuals with traumatic brain injury Schwarz, L.; Penna, S.; Novack, T. Clinical Neuropsychologist 2009
Problem-solving training for family caregivers of women with disabilities: a randomized clinical trial Elliot, T.; Berry, J.; Grant, J. Behavior Research and Therapy 2009
Impact of early administration of sertraline on depressive symptoms in the first year following traumatic brain injury Novack, T.; Baños, J.; Brunner, R.; Renfroe, S.; Meythaler, J. Journal of Neurotrauma 2009
Racial differences in employment outcome after traumatic brain injury at 1, 2, and 5 years postinjury Gary, K.; Arango, J.; Ketchum, J.; Kreutzer, J.; Copolillo, A.; Novack, T.; Jha, A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2009
Impact of early administration of sertraline on depressive symptoms in the first year following traumatic brain injury Novack T., Baños J., Brunner R., Renfroe S., Meythaler J. Journal of Neurotrauma 2009
Racial differences in employment outcome after traumatic brain injury at 1, 2, and 5 years postinjury Gary K., Arango J., Ketchum J., Kreutzer J., Copolillo A., Novack T., Jha A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2009
Cognitive predictors of medical decision making in traumatic brain injury Dreer, L.; DeVivo, M.; Novack, T.; Krzywanski, S.; Marson, D. Rehabilitation Psychology 2008
Gender and traumatic brain injury: Do the sexes fare differently? Ratcliff, J. J.; Greenspan, A. I.; Goldstein, F. C.; Stringer, A. Y.; Bushnik, T.; Hammond, F. M.; Novak, T. A.; Whyte, J.; Wright, D. W. Brain Injury 2007
Measuring recovery in new learning and memory following traumatic brain injury: A mixed-effects modeling approach Chu, B. C.; Millis, S.; Arango-Lasprilla, J. C.; Hanks, R.; Novack, T.; Hart, T. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 2007
Further validation of the Orientation and Cognitive Logs: Their relationship to the Mini-Mental State Examination Penna, S.; Novack, T. A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2007
Predictors of caregiver depression among community-residing families living with traumatic brain injury Rivera, P.; Elliott, T.; Berry, J.; Oswald, K.; Grant J NeuroRehabilitation 2007
The influence of neuropsychological characteristics on the use of CI therapy with persons with traumatic brain injury Morris, David M.; Shaw, Sharon E.; Mark, Victor W.; Uswatte, Gitendra; Barman, Joydip; Taub, Edward NeuroRehabilitation 2006
UFOV performance and driving ability following traumatic brain injury Novack, Thomas A.; Banos, James H.; Alderson, Amy L.; Schneider, Jeffrey J.; Weed, Warren; Blankenship, Jacqueline; Salisbury, David Brain Injury 2006
Occupational categories and return to work after traumatic brain injury: A multicenter study Walker, W. C.; Marwitz, J.H.; Kreutzer, J. S.; Hart, T.; Novack, T. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2006
Family caregivers of women with physical disabilities Rivera, P.; Elliott, T.; Berry, J.; Shewchuk, R.; Oswald, K.; Grant, J Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 2006
Neuropsychological outcome and community re-integration following traumatic brain injury: The impact of frontal and non-frontal lesions Lehtonen, S.; Stringer, A. Y.; Millis, S.; Boake, C.; Englander, J.; Hart, T.; High, W.; Macciocchi, S.; Meythaler, J.; Novack, T.; Whyte, J. Brain Injury 2005
Constraint-induced movement therapy for recovery of upper-limb function following traumatic brain injury Shaw, Sharon E.; Morris, David M.; Uswatte, Gitendra; McKay, Staci; Meythaler, Jay M.; Taub, Edward Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development (JRRD) (formerly the Bulletin of Prosthetics Research) 2005
Prediction of cognitive abilities 1 year following traumatic brain injury from inpatient rehabilitation cognitive screening Lee, Dongwook; LoGalbo, Anthony P.; Banos, James H.; Novack, Thomas A. Rehabilitation Psychology 2004
Reliable serial measurement of cognitive processes in rehabilitation: The cognitive log Alderson, Amy L.; Novack, Thomas A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2003
Validation of a model for evaluating outcome after traumatic brain injury Bush, Beverly A.; Novack, Thomas A.; Malec, James F.; Stringer, Anthony Y.; Millis, Scott R.; Madan, Alok Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2003
Screening for venous thromboembolism in traumatic brain injury: Limitations of D-Dimer assay Meythaler, Jay M.; Fisher, Winfield S.; Rue, Loring W.; Johnson, Alice; Davis, Linda; Brunner, Robert C. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2003
Use of the WCST and the WCST-64 in the assessment of traumatic brain injury Sherer, Mark; Nick, Todd G.; Millis, Scott R.; Novack, Thomas A. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology 2003
Life satisfaction following spinal cord and traumatic brain injury: A comparative study Hicken, Bret L.; Putzke, John D.; Novack, Tom; Sherer, Mark; Richards, J. Scott Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 2002
Current concepts: Diffuse axonal injury - associated traumatic brain injury Meythaler, J. M.; Peduzzi, J. D.; Eleftheriou, E.; Novack, T. A. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2001