Brian Levine

Summary

Affiliation: Rotman Research Institute
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: effects on strategic behavior in relation to goal management
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:143-52. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and functional neuroanatomical correlates of anterograde autobiographical memory in isolated retrograde amnesic patient M.L
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 47:2188-96. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The Toronto traumatic brain injury study: injury severity and quantified MRI
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Neurology 70:771-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of focal and diffuse brain damage on strategy application: evidence from focal lesions, traumatic brain injury and normal aging
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 4:247-64. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of strategic self-regulation in traumatic brain injury: its relationship to injury severity and psychosocial outcome
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychology 14:491-500. 2000
  6. doi request reprint Autobiographical memory and patterns of brain atrophy in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    Margaret C McKinnon
    McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1839-53. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: overview and future directions
    Gordon Winocur
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:166-71. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Mental space travel: damage to posterior parietal cortex prevents egocentric navigation and reexperiencing of remote spatial memories
    Elisa Ciaramelli
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:619-34. 2010
  9. pmc Does lateral parietal cortex support episodic memory? Evidence from focal lesion patients
    Patrick S R Davidson
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 46:1743-55. 2008
  10. pmc Ventral frontal cortex functions and quantified MRI in traumatic brain injury
    Esther Fujiwara
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 46:461-74. 2008

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: effects on strategic behavior in relation to goal management
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:143-52. 2007
    ..These gains were maintained at long-term follow-up. Future research will assess the specificity of these effects in patient groups...
  2. doi request reprint Behavioral and functional neuroanatomical correlates of anterograde autobiographical memory in isolated retrograde amnesic patient M.L
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 47:2188-96. 2009
    ..L.'s impoverished recollection of autobiographical material and reduced activation in midline sectors of the autobiographical memory network that support the autonoetic, first-person element of episodic memory...
  3. doi request reprint The Toronto traumatic brain injury study: injury severity and quantified MRI
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Neurology 70:771-8. 2008
    ..To assess the relationship between regional brain volume changes and traumatic brain injury (TBI) severity in patients with and without focal lesions...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of focal and diffuse brain damage on strategy application: evidence from focal lesions, traumatic brain injury and normal aging
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 4:247-64. 1998
    ..Overall, the results supported the use of unstructured tasks in the assessment of supervisory abilities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of strategic self-regulation in traumatic brain injury: its relationship to injury severity and psychosocial outcome
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care and University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychology 14:491-500. 2000
    ..These findings support the validity of the R-SAT and suggest that behavioral correlates of quality of life outcome in TBI can be assessed in the laboratory with unstructured tasks...
  6. doi request reprint Autobiographical memory and patterns of brain atrophy in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    Margaret C McKinnon
    McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1839-53. 2008
    ..Frontal lobe volumes, however, did not significantly contribute to this network, suggesting that frontal contributions to autobiographical episodic memory may be more complex than previously appreciated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: overview and future directions
    Gordon Winocur
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:166-71. 2007
    ..The benefits were attributed to several factors, including the program's emphasis on techniques that promoted efficient strategic processing. Limitations of the program and directions for future research are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Mental space travel: damage to posterior parietal cortex prevents egocentric navigation and reexperiencing of remote spatial memories
    Elisa Ciaramelli
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:619-34. 2010
    ..Additionally, PPC was found to be necessary to implement specific aspects of allocentric navigation with high demands on spontaneous retrieval...
  9. pmc Does lateral parietal cortex support episodic memory? Evidence from focal lesion patients
    Patrick S R Davidson
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 46:1743-55. 2008
    ..Although the exact mechanisms remain to be elucidated, lateral parietal damage appears to impair some aspects of episodic memory...
  10. pmc Ventral frontal cortex functions and quantified MRI in traumatic brain injury
    Esther Fujiwara
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 46:461-74. 2008
    ..This study illustrates the scope and limitations of functional localization in human ventral frontal cortex...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the elderly: a randomized trial to evaluate a new protocol
    Donald T Stuss
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:120-31. 2007
    ..The results for each functional domain are reported in separate papers in this series...
  12. doi request reprint Amnesia as an impairment of detail generation and binding: evidence from personal, fictional, and semantic narratives in K.C
    R Shayna Rosenbaum
    Department of Psychology, York University, 4700 Keele St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 47:2181-7. 2009
    ..Thus, retrograde AM impairment may be viewed as both a loss of information as well as a deficit in reconstructive processes that hamper or prevent the binding of information to generate a cohesive, detail-rich memory...
  13. ncbi request reprint Intact implicit and reduced explicit memory for negative self-related information in repressive coping
    Esther Fujiwara
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:254-63. 2008
    ..This pattern suggests that regulation of emotional memory in repressive individuals is a case of motivated forgetting, possibly sharing much of the neural underpinnings of voluntary memory suppression...
  14. pmc Functional neuroanatomy of remote episodic, semantic and spatial memory: a unified account based on multiple trace theory
    Morris Moscovitch
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto and Rotman Research Institute Baycrest Centre, Ontario, Canada
    J Anat 207:35-66. 2005
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  15. pmc Episodic, but not semantic, autobiographical memory is reduced in amnestic mild cognitive impairment
    Kelly J Murphy
    Department of Psychology, Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M6A 2E1
    Neuropsychologia 46:3116-23. 2008
    ..In contrast, the preservation of autobiographical semantic memories in aMCI suggests neural systems, such as lateral temporal cortex, that support these memories, may remain relatively intact...
  16. doi request reprint Top-down and bottom-up attention to memory are dissociated in posterior parietal cortex: neuroimagingand and neuropsychological evidence
    Elisa Ciaramelli
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    J Neurosci 30:4943-56. 2010
    ..These results support the AtoM hypothesis that DPC and VPC mediate top-down and bottom-up attention to memory retrieval, respectively...
  17. ncbi request reprint Visual imagery deficits, impaired strategic retrieval, or memory loss: disentangling the nature of an amnesic person's autobiographical memory deficit
    R Shayna Rosenbaum
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ont, M6A 2E1, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 42:1619-35. 2004
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  18. doi request reprint The prosthetics of vigilant attention: random cuing cuts processing demands
    Charlene O'Connor
    Rotman Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychology 25:535-43. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine how the shift to exogenous engagement is reflected in changes to the well-documented, right-lateralized, frontal-parietal-thalamic vigilant attention network...
  19. doi request reprint Patterns of autobiographical memory loss in medial-temporal lobe amnesic patients
    R Shayna Rosenbaum
    Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Cogn Neurosci 20:1490-506. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Executive function and coping at one-year post traumatic brain injury
    Katherine M Krpan
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:36-46. 2007
    ..Implications for cognitive rehabilitation are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Aging and autobiographical memory: dissociating episodic from semantic retrieval
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Aging 17:677-89. 2002
    ..This pattern persisted after additional structured probing for contextual details. The Autobiographical Interview is a useful instrument for quantifying episodic and semantic contributions to personal remote memory...
  22. pmc Autobiographical memory in semantic dementia: implication for theories of limbic-neocortical interaction in remote memory
    Margaret C McKinnon
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ont M6A 2EI, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 44:2421-9. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to theories of limbic-neocortical interaction in autobiographical memory...
  23. pmc Episodic memory and regional atrophy in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    Hedvig Söderlund
    The Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 46:127-36. 2008
    ..In summary, episodic memory deficits in FTLD may be more common than previously thought, particularly in patients with left medial and posterior temporal atrophy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of executive functioning after focal damage to the cerebellum
    Tom A Schweizer
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 22:72-7. 2008
    ..This is the first report on the rehabilitation of impaired executive functioning following focal damage to the cerebellum and in the presence of intact frontal cortex...
  25. doi request reprint A review of factors that moderate autobiographical memory performance in patients with major depressive disorder
    Matthew J King
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:1122-44. 2010
    ..These variables appear to interact in a complex manner to influence AM performance in MDD...
  26. ncbi request reprint The functional neuroanatomy of episodic and semantic autobiographical remembering: a prospective functional MRI study
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON M6A 2E1
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1633-46. 2004
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  27. pmc The functional neuroanatomy of autobiographical memory: a meta-analysis
    Eva Svoboda
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 44:2189-208. 2006
    ..Finally, emotional events produced a shift in lateralization of the AM network with activation observed in emotion-centered regions and deactivation (or lack of activation) observed in regions associated with cognitive processes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Theory of mind is independent of episodic memory
    R Shayna Rosenbaum
    Department of Psychology, York University and Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario M3J 1P3, Canada
    Science 318:1257. 2007
    ..We report two participants with severely impaired episodic memory who perform indistinguishably from healthy controls on objective ToM tests. These results suggest that ToM can function independently of episodic memory...
  29. pmc Augmented neural activity during executive control processing following diffuse axonal injury
    Gary R Turner
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Center for Geriatric Care, 3560 Bathurst St, Toronto, ON, M6A 2E1, Canada
    Neurology 71:812-8. 2008
    ..g., variability in injury mechanism, severity, neuropathology or chronicity), underspecified definitions of "working memory," and behavioral differences between TBI and control groups have hindered interpretation of these changes...
  30. doi request reprint The survey of autobiographical memory (SAM): a novel measure of trait mnemonics in everyday life
    Daniela J Palombo
    The Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Cortex 49:1526-40. 2013
    ..In conjunction with laboratory or performance based assessments, the SAM can provide a useful measure of naturalistic self-report trait mnemonics for probing these relationships...
  31. pmc The effects of rehearsal on the functional neuroanatomy of episodic autobiographical and semantic remembering: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Eva Svoboda
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6A 2E1
    J Neurosci 29:3073-82. 2009
    ..These findings support the multiple trace theory, which predicts that the hippocampus is engaged in the retrieval of rich episodic recollection regardless of repeated reactivation such as that occurring with the passage of time...
  32. ncbi request reprint Gambling task performance in traumatic brain injury: relationships to injury severity, atrophy, lesion location, and cognitive and psychosocial outcome
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Cogn Behav Neurol 18:45-54. 2005
    ..To determine the sensitivity of the Gambling Test (GT) to the neurocognitive effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to examine the cognitive, neural, and psychosocial correlates of impaired GT performance in patients with TBI...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cortical thickness of the frontopolar area in typically developing children and adolescents
    Shannon O'Donnell
    Brain and Behaviour Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8
    Neuroimage 24:948-54. 2005
    ..There was a significant inverse association between age and cortical thickness, such that cortical thickness decreased as age increased between 8 and 20 years. There was no effect of laterality or gender on cortical thickness...
  34. pmc Rehabilitation of executive functioning in patients with frontal lobe brain damage with goal management training
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre Toronto, ON, Canada
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:9. 2011
    ..Overall, these data support the efficacy of GMT in the rehabilitation of executive functioning deficits...
  35. ncbi request reprint Acute predictors of real-world outcomes following traumatic brain injury: a prospective study
    Deirdre R Dawson
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 18:221-38. 2004
    ..To determine whether the recovery of acute attention and memory improves the prediction of real-world outcomes over that provided by standard demographic and injury-severity measures...
  36. doi request reprint Object alternation: a novel probe of medial frontal function in frontotemporal dementia
    Morris Freedman
    Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology, Baycrest and Mt Sinai Hospital Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Dalla Lana School of Public Health Departments of Psychology Medicine Neurology, University of Toronto LC Campbell Cognitive Neurology Research Unit, Brain Sciences Research Program, Sunnybrook Research Institute Department of Medicine Neurology, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Ontario Brain Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:316-23. 2013
    ..Performance on OA was significantly related to medial frontal gray matter atrophy. OA, together with DR and DA, may facilitate assessment of bvFTD as a novel probe of medial frontal function. ..
  37. pmc Brain signal variability relates to stability of behavior after recovery from diffuse brain injury
    Anjali Raja Beharelle
    Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Neuroimage 60:1528-37. 2012
    ..Rather than impede neural processing, cortical signal variability within an optimal range enables the exploration of diverse functional configurations, and may therefore play a vital role in healthy brain function...
  38. ncbi request reprint Adult clinical neuropsychology: lessons from studies of the frontal lobes
    Donald T Stuss
    The Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Annu Rev Psychol 53:401-33. 2002
    ..The frontal lobes, in particular the frontal poles, are involved in uniquely human capacities, including self-awareness and mental time travel...
  39. pmc Occupation attributes relate to location of atrophy in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    R Nathan Spreng
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 48:3634-41. 2010
    ..Alternatively, long-term engagement of activities associated with these occupations contributed to left-lateralized reserve, right-lateralized dysfunction, or both...
  40. doi request reprint Antisaccades: a probe into the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex in Alzheimer's disease. A critical review
    Liam D Kaufman
    Deparatment of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Alzheimers Dis 19:781-93. 2010
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  41. ncbi request reprint Autobiographical memory and the self in time: brain lesion effects, functional neuroanatomy, and lifespan development
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada M6A 2E
    Brain Cogn 55:54-68. 2004
    ..The emergence of autobiographical recollection at around age four coincides with the timing of prefrontal regressive cortical and progressive white matter changes that may support the development of this high-level capacity...
  42. doi request reprint Personal semantics: at the crossroads of semantic and episodic memory
    Louis Renoult
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Trends Cogn Sci 16:550-8. 2012
    ..We consider three different perspectives to better integrate PS into existing models of declarative memory and suggest experimental strategies for disentangling PS from semantic and episodic memory...
  43. doi request reprint Genetic differences in emotionally enhanced memory
    Rebecca M Todd
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 49:734-44. 2011
    ..We conclude that specific neuromodulators contribute to an amygdala-driven memory system that is relatively involuntary, embodied, and sensorily vivid...
  44. pmc In vivo characterization of traumatic brain injury neuropathology with structural and functional neuroimaging
    Brian Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 23:1396-411. 2006
    ..Further progress in analysis of the consequences of TBI on neural structure and function will require control of variability in neuropathology and behavior...
  45. ncbi request reprint Using the cognitive orientation to occupational performance (CO-OP) with adults with executive dysfunction following traumatic brain injury
    Deirdre R Dawson
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Occup Ther 76:115-27. 2009
    ..We believe that providing rehabilitation in the person's own physical environment and using self-identified tasks will enhance the benefits of meta-cognitive training and promote generalization...
  46. pmc Ageing and autobiographical memory for emotional and neutral events
    Peggy L St Jacques
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Memory 15:129-44. 2007
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  47. ncbi request reprint The effects of focal anterior and posterior brain lesions on verbal fluency
    D T Stuss
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 4:265-78. 1998
    ..Task analysis and correlations with other measures revealed that different cognitive processes related to different brain regions underlie performance on verbal fluency tests...
  48. ncbi request reprint Stroop performance in focal lesion patients: dissociation of processes and frontal lobe lesion location
    D T Stuss
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, 3560 Bathurst Street, M6A 2E1, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 39:771-86. 2001
    ..The role of the anterior cingulate cortex on performance of the Stroop task is likely related to task and patient context...
  49. ncbi request reprint Wisconsin Card Sorting Test performance in patients with focal frontal and posterior brain damage: effects of lesion location and test structure on separable cognitive processes
    D T Stuss
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 38:388-402. 2000
    ..Verbal instructions may provide a probe to improve diagnosis and prognosis, assessment of the potential efficacy of treatment, and the time frame of plasticity of specific cognitive operations...
  50. ncbi request reprint Prediction of recovery of continuous memory after traumatic brain injury
    D T Stuss
    Department of Medicine, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 54:1337-44. 2000
    ..To evaluate the ability of measures of initial severity, tests of attention, and demographic characteristics to predict recovery of continuous memory for words over a 24-hour period in patients with acute traumatic brain injury...
  51. ncbi request reprint The Trail Making Test: a study in focal lesion patients
    D T Stuss
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre, 3560 Bathurst St, Toronto, Ontario M6A 2E1, Canada
    Psychol Assess 13:230-9. 2001
    ..Patients with damage in dorsolateral frontal areas were most impaired. Those with inferior medial damage to the frontal lobes were not significantly affected in TMT Part B performance...
  52. doi request reprint Validity of an Internet version of the Multiple Sclerosis Neuropsychological Questionnaire
    Nadine Akbar
    Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada
    Mult Scler 16:1500-6. 2010
    ..The informant version of the scale has proven to be a useful screen for cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Dissociating habit and recollection: evidence from Parkinson's disease, amnesia and focal lesion patients
    Janine F Hay
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 40:1324-34. 2002
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  54. pmc The Toronto Empathy Questionnaire: scale development and initial validation of a factor-analytic solution to multiple empathy measures
    R Nathan Spreng
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Assess 91:62-71. 2009
    ..Moreover, it exhibited good internal consistency and high test-retest reliability. The TEQ is a brief, reliable, and valid instrument for the assessment of empathy...
  55. pmc Brain activity patterns uniquely supporting visual feature integration after traumatic brain injury
    Anjali Raja Beharelle
    Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre, University of Toronto Toronto, ON, Canada
    Front Hum Neurosci 5:164. 2011
    ..Our results also extend previous findings that brain activity for relatively moderate task demands in TBI patients is similar to that associated with of high task demands in controls...
  56. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging for the evaluation of white matter pathology in traumatic brain injury
    D J Tisserand
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Brain Cogn 60:216-7. 2006
  57. ncbi request reprint Neural activity associated with response inhibition following traumatic brain injury: an event-related fMRI investigation
    C Easdon
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Brain Cogn 54:136-8. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Effects of aging on conditional associative learning: process analyses and comparison with focal frontal lesions
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychology 11:367-81. 1997
    ..Congruence between older adults and DLPFC participants on a measure of defective inhibition suggests that age-related decline in inhibitory processes is due to DLPFC dysfunction...
  59. ncbi request reprint The functional neuroanatomy of classic delayed response tasks in humans and the limitations of cross-method convergence in prefrontal function
    G R Turner
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6A 2E1
    Neuroscience 139:327-37. 2006
    ..While cross-method convergence may be attained for lower level perceptual or motor tasks, the results of this study caution against the assumption that lesion-specific effects in animals generalize to human prefrontal cortex function...
  60. doi request reprint Emotional expressivity in older and younger adults' descriptions of personal memories
    Emily Schryer
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Exp Aging Res 38:345-69. 2012
    ..The authors propose that the language people use to describe personal memories provides an index of age differences in emotional self-regulation...
  61. pmc Prefrontal Compensatory Engagement in TBI is due to Altered Functional Engagement Of Existing Networks and not Functional Reorganization
    Gary R Turner
    Centre for Stroke Recovery, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Heart and Stroke Foundation Toronto, ON, Canada
    Front Syst Neurosci 5:9. 2011
    ..This altered functional engagement, also evident in the aging literature, is attributable to distributed changes owing to significant DAI...
  62. pmc Functional reorganisation of memory after traumatic brain injury: a study with H(2)(15)0 positron emission tomography
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:173-81. 2002
    ..To study the effects of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) on the functional neuroanatomy supporting memory retrieval...
  63. ncbi request reprint Episodic memory and the self in a case of isolated retrograde amnesia
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Brain 121:1951-73. 1998
    ..Reorganized brain systems mediate certain preserved cognitive operations in M.L., but without the normal complement of information concerning the self with respect to both past and future events...
  64. ncbi request reprint Semiautomatic brain region extraction: a method of parcellating brain regions from structural magnetic resonance images
    L A Dade
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Canada
    Neuroimage 22:1492-502. 2004
    ..Our findings show that SABRE is a reliable semiautomatic method for assessing regional tissue volumes that provides significant timesavings over purely manual methods, yet maintains information about individual cortical landmarks...
  65. pmc The temporal distribution of past and future autobiographical events across the lifespan
    R Nathan Spreng
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Mem Cognit 34:1644-51. 2006
    ..These data provide empirical support for the notion that thinking outside of "now" is mediated by a common system, regardless of whether one is thinking about the past or the future...
  66. ncbi request reprint Dissociation of processes underlying spatial s-r compatibility: evidence for the independent influence of what and where
    J P Toth
    Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Conscious Cogn 4:483-501. 1995
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  67. ncbi request reprint An fMRI of sustained attention with endogenous and exogenous engagement
    C O'CONNOR
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Brain Cogn 54:133-5. 2004
  68. ncbi request reprint A robust method for extraction and automatic segmentation of brain images
    N Kovacevic
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 17:1087-100. 2002
    ..The algorithm was also insensitive to variation in parameter initialization values. The protocol is robust, fast, and its success in segmenting normal as well as diseased brains makes it an attractive clinical application...
  69. ncbi request reprint Effects of divided attention on episodic memory in chronic traumatic brain injury: a function of severity and strategy
    Jennifer A Mangels
    Department of Psychology, Schermerhorn Hall, Columbia University, 1190 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:2369-85. 2002
    ..We discuss these outcome differences in terms of the relationship between strategy and executive control and highlight the need for more sensitive anatomical and behavioral measurement at both acute and chronic stages of injury...
  70. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe structures are needed to re-experience remote autobiographical memories: evidence from H.M. and W.R
    Sarah Steinvorth
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, NE20 392, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:479-96. 2005
    ..Our data support the view that MTL structures play a significant role in recalling specific personal episodes, not only from the recent past but from the distant past as well...
  71. pmc Effect of a structured course involving goal management training in older adults: A randomised controlled trial
    Susan A H van Hooren
    European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:205-13. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effects of a structured 6-week neuropsychological course on the executive functioning of older adults with cognitive complaints...

Research Grants8

  1. The Neuroanatomy of Cognition in Traumatic Brain Injury
    Brian Levine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Moreover, we expect these findings to increase the understanding of neural changes (i.e., neural compensation or re-organization) in response to brain injury in general. ..
  2. Memory and attention in people who experienced a single life-threatening event
    Brian Levine; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Memory and attention in people who experienced a single life-threatening event
    Brian Levine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....