Jennie L Ponsford

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Poor sleep quality and changes in objectively recorded sleep after traumatic brain injury: a preliminary study
    Diane L Parcell
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:843-50. 2008
  2. pmc Impact of early intervention on outcome following mild head injury in adults
    J Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:330-2. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a community-based model of rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash University, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 16:315-28. 2006
  4. doi request reprint The association between apolipoprotein E and traumatic brain injury severity and functional outcome in a rehabilitation sample
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 28:1683-92. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and drug use following traumatic brain injury: a prospective study
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, VA, Australia
    Brain Inj 21:1385-92. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Gender differences in outcome in patients with hypotension and severe traumatic brain injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Australia
    Injury 39:67-76. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation interventions after mild head injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Neurol 18:692-7. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Family functioning and emotional state two and five years after traumatic brain injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:306-17. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Functional outcome 10 years after traumatic brain injury: its relationship with demographic, injury severity, and cognitive and emotional status
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:233-42. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of the Westmead PTA scale to monitor recovery of memory after mild head injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Inj 18:603-14. 2004

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. doi request reprint Poor sleep quality and changes in objectively recorded sleep after traumatic brain injury: a preliminary study
    Diane L Parcell
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:843-50. 2008
    ..To evaluate changes in sleep quality and objectively assessed sleep parameters after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to investigate the relationship between such changes and mood state and injury characteristics...
  2. pmc Impact of early intervention on outcome following mild head injury in adults
    J Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:330-2. 2002
    ..The impact of mild head injury is variable and determinants of outcome remain poorly understood. Results of previous intervention studies have been mixed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a community-based model of rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash University, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 16:315-28. 2006
    ..Attendant care costs were also lower in the community treatment group. Strengths and weaknesses of community-based post-acute rehabilitation are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint The association between apolipoprotein E and traumatic brain injury severity and functional outcome in a rehabilitation sample
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 28:1683-92. 2011
    ..Possible mechanisms include differential effects of the ɛ4 allele on inflammatory and cellular repair processes, and/or amyloid deposition...
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and drug use following traumatic brain injury: a prospective study
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, VA, Australia
    Brain Inj 21:1385-92. 2007
    ..To establish pre-morbid alcohol and drug use in persons with TBI, relative to controls, investigate how patterns of substance use change over time following TBI and identify factors associated with heavy post-injury substance use...
  6. doi request reprint Gender differences in outcome in patients with hypotension and severe traumatic brain injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Australia
    Injury 39:67-76. 2008
    ..Progesterone and oestrogen are thought to afford protection in the immediate post-injury period, suggesting females have an advantage, although there has been limited evidence of this in human outcome studies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation interventions after mild head injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Curr Opin Neurol 18:692-7. 2005
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  8. doi request reprint Family functioning and emotional state two and five years after traumatic brain injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:306-17. 2010
    ..These findings indicate the need for long-term support of families with a brain-injured member...
  9. doi request reprint Functional outcome 10 years after traumatic brain injury: its relationship with demographic, injury severity, and cognitive and emotional status
    Jennie Ponsford
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:233-42. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Use of the Westmead PTA scale to monitor recovery of memory after mild head injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Inj 18:603-14. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was the field testing of this scale in EDs and assessment of validity and reliability of test items...
  11. doi request reprint Factors influencing outcome after orthopedic trauma
    Jennie Ponsford
    Department of Psychology, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma 64:1001-9. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term adjustment of families following traumatic brain injury where comprehensive rehabilitation has been provided
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Inj 17:453-68. 2003
    ..It also examined the relative influence thereon of factors including injury severity, handicap and cognitive and behavioural changes in the injured person, relationship with the injured person and caregiver status...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of apolipoprotein gene on cognitive impairment and recovery after traumatic brain injury
    Jennie Ponsford
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurology 68:619-20. 2007
  14. doi request reprint Fatigue and sleep disturbance following traumatic brain injury--their nature, causes, and potential treatments
    Jennie L Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:224-33. 2012
    ..Although fatigue and sleep disturbance are commonly reported following traumatic brain injury (TBI), understanding of their nature and treatment remains limited...
  15. doi request reprint Changes in sleep patterns following traumatic brain injury: a controlled study
    Jennie L Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:613-21. 2013
    ..Understanding the nature and causes of sleep changes following TBI represents a vital step in developing effective treatments...
  16. doi request reprint Association between cognitive performance and functional outcome following traumatic brain injury: a longitudinal multilevel examination
    Gershon Spitz
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychology 26:604-12. 2012
    ..The current study modeled the progression of functional outcome as it related to background, injury severity, and cognitive variables over the first year postinjury...
  17. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning ten years following traumatic brain injury and rehabilitation
    Kristy Draper
    Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Neuropsychology 22:618-25. 2008
    ..Greater injury severity was significantly correlated with poorer test performances across all domains. This study shows that cognitive impairments are present many years following TBI and are associated with injury severity...
  18. doi request reprint Factors associated with sexuality following traumatic brain injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:195-201. 2013
    ..Previous research has demonstrated that sexuality is compromised following traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and emotional outcomes 10 years following traumatic brain injury
    Kristy Draper
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 22:278-87. 2007
    ..To investigate the association of psychosocial outcome 10 years following traumatic brain injury (TBI) with demographic variables, injury severity, current cognitive functioning, emotional state, aggression, alcohol use, and fatigue...
  20. ncbi request reprint Coping and emotional adjustment following traumatic brain injury
    Katie Anson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:248-59. 2006
    ..To examine the association between coping style and emotional adjustment following traumatic brain injury...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regional cortical volume and cognitive functioning following traumatic brain injury
    Gershon Spitz
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Cogn 83:34-44. 2013
    ..The present study suggests that automated image analysis methods may be used to explore the relationships between regional variation in grey matter volume and cognitive function following TBI. ..
  22. doi request reprint Long-term outcome following traumatic brain injury: a comparison of subjective reports by those injured and their relatives
    Kristy Draper
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, 3800, Victoria, Australia
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:645-61. 2009
    ..This study highlights the importance of assessing emotional state when utilising subjective report data, as well as the need to use objective measures of cognitive impairment...
  23. doi request reprint White matter integrity following traumatic brain injury: the association with severity of injury and cognitive functioning
    Gershon Spitz
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Vic, 3800, Australia
    Brain Topogr 26:648-60. 2013
    ..The results highlight similarities and differences between region-of-interest tractography and tract-based spatial statistics approaches, and suggest that they may be used together to explore pathology following TBI. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Sustained attention following traumatic brain injury: use of the Psychomotor Vigilance Task
    Kelly L Sinclair
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 35:210-24. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint The factor structure of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale in individuals with traumatic brain injury
    Michael Schonberger
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 179:342-9. 2010
    ..However, even though the three-factor solution fit the data, alternative scales should be used if the purpose of the assessment is to measure stress symptoms separately from anxiety and depression...
  26. doi request reprint Validity of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale to assess depression and anxiety following traumatic brain injury as compared with the Structured Clinical Interview for DSM-IV
    Rochelle Whelan-Goodinson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Affect Disord 114:94-102. 2009
    ..Overlap of symptoms between such disorders and TBI may lead to under- or over-diagnosis of depression or anxiety...
  27. doi request reprint Impact of age on long-term cognitive function after traumatic brain injury
    Dawn Senathi-Raja
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Neuropsychology 24:336-44. 2010
    ..To examine the association of age and time postinjury with cognitive outcome 5-22 years following traumatic brain injury (TBI), in relation to matched uninjured controls...
  28. ncbi request reprint Costs of care after traumatic brain injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 30:1498-505. 2013
    ..In line with the multifaceted nature of TBI, the current findings suggest that both injury-related and demographic factors determine costs following injury...
  29. doi request reprint Assessment of sexuality following traumatic brain injury: validation of the Brain Injury Questionnaire of Sexuality
    Renerus J Stolwyk
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:164-70. 2013
    ..However, a tool specifically developed to measure sexuality following brain injury is yet to be validated...
  30. doi request reprint Longitudinal follow-up of patients with traumatic brain injury: outcome at two, five, and ten years post-injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    1 School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 31:64-77. 2014
    ..Overall, problems that were evident at two years post-injury persisted until 10 years post-injury. The importance of these findings is discussed with reference to rehabilitation programs...
  31. doi request reprint Sexual changes in individuals with traumatic brain injury: a control comparison
    Marina G Downing
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:171-8. 2013
    ..Previous research has suggested that sexuality is compromised following traumatic brain injury (TBI), but there has been limited comparison with healthy samples...
  32. ncbi request reprint Selective attention deficits and subjective fatigue following traumatic brain injury
    Carlo Ziino
    Department of Psychology, Monash University, and Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Neuropsychology 20:383-90. 2006
    ..Findings suggest a relationship between subjective fatigue and impairment on tasks requiring higher order attentional processes...
  33. ncbi request reprint Measuring executive dysfunction in an acute rehabilitation setting: using the dysexecutive questionnaire (DEX)
    Pauleen C Bennett
    Department of Psychology, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:376-85. 2005
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  34. ncbi request reprint Measurement and prediction of subjective fatigue following traumatic brain injury
    Carlo Ziino
    Department of Psychology, Monash University, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:416-25. 2005
    ..Injury severity and age were not found to be significant predictors of subjective fatigue severity in TBI participants...
  35. doi request reprint Factors contributing to attentional impairments after traumatic brain injury
    Catherine Willmott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Neuropsychology 23:424-32. 2009
    ..The present study provides evidence for a significant contribution of slowed processing speed to impaired performance on attentional tasks after TBI...
  36. ncbi request reprint Vigilance and fatigue following traumatic brain injury
    Carlo Ziino
    Department of Psychology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:100-10. 2006
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  37. ncbi request reprint Assessment of executive dysfunction following traumatic brain injury: comparison of the BADS with other clinical neuropsychological measures
    Pauleen C Bennett
    Department of Psychology, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:606-13. 2005
    ..This confirms that multiple tests, drawn from both the BADS and other sources, may be necessary to detect ED in a clinical population...
  38. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of light therapy for fatigue following traumatic brain injury
    Kelly L Sinclair
    1Monash University, Clayton Campus, Victoria, Australia
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 28:303-13. 2014
    ..Fatigue is a common, persistent complaint following traumatic brain injury (TBI). Effective treatment is not well established...
  39. doi request reprint Detecting lesions after traumatic brain injury using susceptibility weighted imaging: a comparison with fluid-attenuated inversion recovery and correlation with clinical outcome
    Gershon Spitz
    1 School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 30:2038-50. 2013
    ..Consequently, this imaging sequence may provide a more accurate representation of the severity of individuals' injuries and their subsequent neuropsychological outcomes...
  40. doi request reprint The Relationship between age, injury severity, and MRI findings after traumatic brain injury
    Michael Schonberger
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Psychological Medicine, Monash University Melbourne, Clayton Campus, and Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Neurotrauma 26:2157-67. 2009
    ..The results suggest that older age worsens the impact of TBI on the brain. They also indicate the validity of duration of PTA as a measure of injury severity that is not just related to one particular injury location...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association between psychiatric state and outcome following traumatic brain injury
    Rochelle Whelan-Goodinson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Rehabil Med 40:850-7. 2008
    ..This study aimed to explore the relationship between current post-traumatic brain injury psychiatric disorders and psychosocial outcome...
  42. ncbi request reprint Who benefits? Outcome following a coping skills group intervention for traumatically brain injured individuals
    Katie Anson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Inj 20:1-13. 2006
    ..To investigate the variables associated with positive psychological outcome following a group intervention for 33 individuals with traumatic brain injury...
  43. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders following traumatic brain injury: their nature and frequency
    Rochelle Whelan-Goodinson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:324-32. 2009
    ..To retrospectively establish the nature and frequency of Axis I psychiatric disorders pre- and post-TBI...
  44. doi request reprint Sleep and fatigue following traumatic brain injury
    Jennie L Ponsford
    School of Psychological Sciences, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 37:77-89. 2014
    ..Evidence is reviewed of the consequences of sleep disturbance and fatigue. Potential treatments of nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic natures are reviewed. ..
  45. ncbi request reprint Changes in self-reported pre- to postinjury coping styles in the first 3 years after traumatic brain injury and the effects on psychosocial and emotional functioning and quality of life
    Gisela Wolters Gregório
    Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Faculty of Health, Medicine, and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, the Netherlands Drs Wolters Gregório and van Heugten Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Victoria, Australia Drs Gould and Ponsford and Mr Spitz School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Science, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia Drs Gould and Ponsford and Mr Spitz and Centre of Excellence in Traumatic Brain Injury Research, National Trauma Research Institute, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Drs Gould and Ponsford
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 29:E43-53. 2014
    ..To examine the influence of self-reported preinjury coping on postinjury coping, psychosocial functioning, emotional functioning, and quality of life at 1 year following traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Prehospital hypertonic saline resuscitation of patients with hypotension and severe traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial
    D James Cooper
    Department of Intensive Care, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    JAMA 291:1350-7. 2004
    ..Prehospital hypertonic saline (HTS) resuscitation of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) may increase survival but whether HTS improves neurological outcomes is unknown...
  47. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a coping skills group following traumatic brain injury
    Katie Anson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Brain Inj 20:167-78. 2006
    ..To examine the impact of a cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) based intervention programme, termed the Coping Skills Group (CSG), on coping strategy use and emotional adjustment...
  48. ncbi request reprint The influence of cultural background on motivation for and participation in rehabilitation and outcome following traumatic brain injury
    Helen Saltapidas
    Department of Psychology, Monash University, and the Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 22:132-9. 2007
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  49. ncbi request reprint Safety of methylphenidate following traumatic brain injury: impact on vital signs and side-effects during inpatient rehabilitation
    Catherine Willmott
    Psychology Department, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Rehabil Med 41:585-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the safety of methylphenidate administered during inpatient rehabilitation following traumatic brain injury...
  50. ncbi request reprint Early decompressive craniectomy for patients with severe traumatic brain injury and refractory intracranial hypertension--a pilot randomized trial
    D James Cooper
    Department of Intensive Care, Alfred Hospital, Monash University, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    J Crit Care 23:387-93. 2008
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