Angela Colantonio

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aging with traumatic brain injury: long-term health conditions
    A Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:209-14. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of postacute mortality following traumatic brain injury in a seriously injured population
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 64:876-82. 2008
  3. pmc Defining traumatic brain injury in children and youth using International Classification of Diseases version 10 codes: a systematic review protocol
    Vincy Chan
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto M5G 2A2, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:102. 2013
  4. pmc Older adults with acquired brain injury: a population based study
    Vincy Chan
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2A2, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 13:97. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Post-injury symptoms after work related traumatic brain injury in Canadian population
    A Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute UHN, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Work 43:195-201. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Examining occupational traumatic brain injury in Ontario
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Department of Occupational Science, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, ON MG 1V7
    Can J Public Health 101:S58-62. 2010
  7. doi request reprint After the crash: research-based theater for knowledge transfer
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:180-5. 2008
  8. pmc Using geographical information systems mapping to identify areas presenting high risk for traumatic brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    Saunderson Family Chair in Acquired Brain Injury Research, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute UHN, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, Canada
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 8:7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of a health questionnaire among women with brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:141-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalization associated with traumatic brain injury in a publicly insured population, 1992-2002
    Angela Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 66:179-83. 2009

Detail Information

Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint Aging with traumatic brain injury: long-term health conditions
    A Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto and Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    Int J Rehabil Res 27:209-14. 2004
    ..Some of the health conditions documented in this study could potentially be addressed early in rehabilitation; this study supports the screening of more physical health conditions in persons aging with TBI...
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of postacute mortality following traumatic brain injury in a seriously injured population
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 64:876-82. 2008
    ..This study investigates the rate and predictors of postacute mortality (1-9 years after the initial injury) of severely injured persons with TBI in the Province of Ontario from April 1, 1993 to March 31, 1995...
  3. pmc Defining traumatic brain injury in children and youth using International Classification of Diseases version 10 codes: a systematic review protocol
    Vincy Chan
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto M5G 2A2, ON, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:102. 2013
    ..This protocol is for a systematic review of the literature to explore the range of International Classification of Diseases version 10 codes that are used to define traumatic brain injury in this population...
  4. pmc Older adults with acquired brain injury: a population based study
    Vincy Chan
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, 550 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 2A2, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 13:97. 2013
    ..The profile of characteristics of patients with TBI and nTBI causes of injury was also compared...
  5. ncbi request reprint Post-injury symptoms after work related traumatic brain injury in Canadian population
    A Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute UHN, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Work 43:195-201. 2012
    ..To examine the nature and extent of persistent post-injury symptoms of persons who have experienced a work-related traumatic brain injury (WrTBI) in Ontario, Canada...
  6. ncbi request reprint Examining occupational traumatic brain injury in Ontario
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Department of Occupational Science, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, ON MG 1V7
    Can J Public Health 101:S58-62. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to provide an overview of occupational traumatic brain injuries in Ontario, with a focus on the sex of the workers...
  7. doi request reprint After the crash: research-based theater for knowledge transfer
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Canada
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:180-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this project was to develop and evaluate a research-based dramatic production for the purpose of transferring knowledge about traumatic brain injury (TBI) to health care professionals, managers, and decision makers...
  8. pmc Using geographical information systems mapping to identify areas presenting high risk for traumatic brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    Saunderson Family Chair in Acquired Brain Injury Research, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute UHN, University of Toronto, Toronto ON, Canada
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 8:7. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of a health questionnaire among women with brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    University of Toronto, Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:141-8. 2011
    ..By identifying health issues early, diagnostic and treatment intervention may be delivered in a timelier and effective manner. Further psychometric testing is required to ensure the validity of responses...
  10. doi request reprint Trends in hospitalization associated with traumatic brain injury in a publicly insured population, 1992-2002
    Angela Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 66:179-83. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Gender differences in self reported long term outcomes following moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 550 University Avenue, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Neurol 10:102. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate gender differences in symptoms reported after a traumatic brain injury and to examine the degree to which these symptoms are problematic in daily functioning...
  12. doi request reprint Differential profiles for patients with traumatic and non-traumatic brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 43:311-5. 2011
    ..To profile the demographic, clinical and environmental characteristics of persons with acquired brain injury receiving inpatient rehabilitation services in Canada...
  13. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injuries in the construction industry
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 23:873-8. 2009
    ..This study analyses factors associated with work-related traumatic brain injury (TBI), specifically in the construction industry in Ontario, Canada...
  14. doi request reprint Women's health outcomes after traumatic brain injury
    Angela Colantonio
    University of Toronto, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1109-16. 2010
    ..This research examined the health outcomes relevant to premenopausal women 5-12 years after injury...
  15. doi request reprint Who waits for inpatient rehabilitation services in Canada after neurotrauma? A population based-study
    Angela Colantonio
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 42:773-9. 2010
    ..This study examined characteristics of patients with acquired brain injury associated with wait times for inpatient rehabilitation compared with a control population of patients with acquired spinal cord injury...
  16. ncbi request reprint Brain injury in a forensic psychiatry population
    A Colantonio
    Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 21:1353-60. 2007
    ..This study investigated how adults with a documented history of TBI differed with the non-TBI forensic population with respect to demographics, psychiatric diagnoses and history of offences...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    A Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 26:253-61. 2004
    ..This research examined the long-term outcomes of rehabilitation patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  18. ncbi request reprint What support do caregivers of elderly want? Results from the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    A Colantonio
    Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, 256 McCaul Street, Toronto, ON M5T 1W5
    Can J Public Health 92:376-9. 2001
    ..Implications for program delivery are discussed. Planners may want to consider adding telephone support and newsletters to other supports already available for caregivers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessing support needs of caregivers of persons with dementia: who wants what?
    A Colantonio
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 37:231-43. 2001
    ..The implications of these findings for program planning and future research are discussed...
  20. doi request reprint From health care to home community: an Aboriginal community-based ABI transition strategy
    Michelle Keightley
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 25:142-52. 2011
    ..To explore the barriers and enablers surrounding the transition from health care to home community settings for Aboriginal clients recovering from acquired brain injuries (ABI) in northwestern Ontario...
  21. doi request reprint Gender differences in discharge destination among older adults following traumatic brain injury
    Stephanie B Brown
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 33:896-904. 2012
    ..Following TBI, women were significantly more likely than men to be sent to long term care facilities rather than home settings (p < .05), controlling for age, injury severity, mechanism of injury, and comorbidities...
  22. ncbi request reprint Differential experiences during the holocaust and suicidal ideation in older adults in treatment for depression
    Diana E Clarke
    University of Toronto and Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 19:417-23. 2006
    ..The results are applicable to survivors of similar atrocities and show that differing types and severities of traumatic experiences have important implications for treatment planning...
  23. ncbi request reprint Traumatic brain injury occurring at work
    Hwan Kim
    Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:269-78. 2006
    ..Traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurring in the workplace carries major economic repercussions such as lost wages and hospital costs. Little is known about the profile of risk factors for work-related traumatic brain injury...
  24. doi request reprint From page to stage: dramaturgy and the art of interdisciplinary translation
    Kate Rossiter
    Department of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 3M7, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:277-86. 2008
    ..Through the narrative lens of the project's dramaturg, we explore moments of interdisciplinary tension, and the possibility for the role of the dramaturg to build bridges between disparate methods of knowledge generation and translation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Work-related deaths and traumatic brain injury
    Andrea C Tricco
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 20:719-24. 2006
    ..Traumatic brain injury (TBI) at the workplace is a significant contributor to the number of work-related deaths that occur per year. This study aimed to quantify and characterize these deaths in Ontario...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hospitalizations and emergency department visits for TBI in Ontario
    Angela Colantonio
    Acquired Brain Injury Research, Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 37:783-90. 2010
    ..To provide a more accurate assessment of the prevalence of TBI, episodes of care included visits to the emergency department (ED), as well as admissions to hospital. Mechanisms of injury for overall episodes were also investigated...
  27. pmc Direct cost associated with acquired brain injury in Ontario
    Amy Chen
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Neurol 12:76. 2012
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Work-related mild-moderate traumatic brain injury and the construction industry
    Margaret Liu
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Faculty ofMedicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Work 39:283-90. 2011
    ..Conclusions: Construction industry workers experience serious WrTBIs that are amenable to prevention. Use of the PEO model increased our understanding of WrTBIs in the construction industry...
  29. doi request reprint Discharge against medical advice after traumatic brain injury: is intentional injury a predictor?
    Hwan Kim
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 71:1219-25. 2011
    ..intentional) is a significant predictor of DAMA...
  30. doi request reprint Intentional traumatic brain injury in Ontario, Canada
    Hwan Kim
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 65:1287-92. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Early identification and incidence of mild TBI in Ontario
    Won Hyung A Ryu
    Kunin Lunenfeld Applied Research Unit, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 36:429-35. 2009
    ..1) To examine the variability in diagnosis of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) in primary care relative to that of an expert reviewer; and (2) to determine the incidence rate of mTBI in Ontario, Canada...
  32. doi request reprint Advancing the health and quality-of-life of girls and women after traumatic brain injury: workshop summary and recommendations
    Jocelyn E Harris
    School of Rehabilitation Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 26:177-82. 2012
    ..To disseminate findings from an international workshop regarding priority issues for girls' and women's health and quality-of-life after sustaining a traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of rehabilitation in enhancing community integration after acute traumatic brain injury: a systematic review
    Hwan Kim
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Occup Ther 64:709-19. 2010
    ..We assessed evidence for post-acute traumatic brain injury (TBI) rehabilitation interventions used to enhance community integration (CI) relevant to occupational therapy...
  34. doi request reprint Arts-based social skills interventions for adolescents with acquired brain injuries: Five case reports
    Sabrina Agnihotri
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 17:44-63. 2014
    ..Findings also highlight the need for more sensitive measures of these skills for these youth. Suggested guidelines for program implementation are provided. ..
  35. pmc Factors associated with discharge destination from acute care after acquired brain injury in Ontario, Canada
    Amy Y Chen
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 550 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 2A2, Canada
    BMC Neurol 12:16. 2012
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine factors associated with discharge destination after acquired brain injury in a publicly insured population using the Anderson Behavioral Model as a framework...
  36. doi request reprint Two case study evaluations of an arts-based social skills intervention for adolescents with childhood brain disorder
    Sabrina Agnihotri
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:284-97. 2012
    ..The current case studies examined the feasibility and effectiveness of a theatre skills training programme to facilitate social skills and participation for adolescents with childhood brain disorder...
  37. pmc Improving client-centered brain injury rehabilitation through research-based theater
    Pia C Kontos
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 22:1612-32. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that research-based drama can effect reflexivity, empathy, and practice change to facilitate a client-centered culture of practice in brain injury rehabilitation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Discharge destination from acute care after traumatic brain injury
    Hwan Kim
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 33:48-52. 2006
    ..To identify the impact of private insurance coverage on discharge disposition after a traumatic brain injury (TBI) using injury in a motor vehicle accident (MVA) as a proxy for private insurance, controlling for age and severity of injury...
  39. pmc Longitudinal Evaluation of Transition Services ("LETS Study"): protocol for outcome evaluation
    Irina Tsybina
    Bloorview Research Institute, Toronto, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 12:51. 2012
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Modified constraint-induced movement therapy for elderly clients with subacute stroke
    Martha McCall
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Occup Ther 65:409-18. 2011
    ..Some improvements were also noted at the level of impairment and activity. This work accords with previous literature on CIMT and has important implications for the evolution of stroke rehabilitation in elderly people...
  41. ncbi request reprint Well-being after stroke in Canadian seniors: findings from the Canadian Study of Health and Aging
    Philippa Clarke
    Institute for Human Development, Life Course, and Aging, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Stroke 33:1016-21. 2002
    ..The purpose of this research was to investigate patterns of well-being in community-dwelling stroke survivors to identify those factors that restrict and enhance well-being...
  42. ncbi request reprint Holocaust experience and suicidal ideation in high-risk older adults
    Diana E Clarke
    Department of Psychiatry, Room 4W04, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, 3560 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M6A 2E1
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:65-74. 2004
    ..The authors examined the impact of past exposure to the Nazi Holocaust on the development of suicidal ideation in a sample of depressed older adults...
  43. doi request reprint Factors associated with living setting at discharge from inpatient rehabilitation after acquired brain injury in Ontario, Canada
    Amy Chen
    Dept of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Rehabil Med 46:144-52. 2014
    ..Improving physical function and providing needed supports at discharge may be factors important to reduce the demand for residential care facilities. ..
  44. pmc Acute care alternate-level-of-care days due to delayed discharge for traumatic and non-traumatic brain injuries
    Chen Amy
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN, Toronto, ON
    Healthc Policy 7:41-55. 2012
    ..Significant predictors include having a psychiatric co-morbidity, increasing age and length of stay in acute care. These findings can inform planning for care of people with ABI in a publicly funded healthcare system...
  45. doi request reprint Feasibility and effect of aerobic exercise for lowering depressive symptoms among individuals with traumatic brain injury: a pilot study
    Marika Schwandt
    Graduate Program in Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:99-103. 2012
    ..To establish the feasibility and effect of an aerobic exercise intervention on symptoms of depression among individuals with traumatic brain injury...
  46. doi request reprint Prescription medication use in persons many years following traumatic brain injury
    Baseer Yasseen
    Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 22:752-7. 2008
    ..This research study examined the prevalence of prescription medication use in persons many years following moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Staging data: theatre as a tool for analysis and knowledge transfer in health research
    Kate Rossiter
    Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 3M7
    Soc Sci Med 66:130-46. 2008
    ..Second, we explore the efficacy of using theatre for the purposes of data analysis and knowledge transfer, and critically examine potential approaches to the evaluation of such endeavours...
  48. doi request reprint Long-term musculoskeletal complaints after traumatic brain injury
    Stephanie Brown
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 25:453-61. 2011
    ..To examine the extent and impact of musculoskeletal complaints in a TBI survivor population many years post-injury...
  49. doi request reprint Work-related mild-moderate traumatic brain injuries due to falls
    Wenli Wei
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 24:1358-63. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to examine the person, environment and occupation factors associated with work-related traumatic brain injuries (WrTBI) due to falls from elevation (FFE) and falls from the same level (FFSL)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Brain injury from a first nations' perspective: teachings from elders and traditional healers
    Michelle L Keightley
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, 160 500 University Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5G 1V7
    Can J Occup Ther 78:237-45. 2011
    ..There is a lack of knowledge about how cultural ideas affect First Nations peoples' perception of rehabilitation needs and the ability to access services...
  51. doi request reprint Hospitalisation rates for ambulatory care sensitive conditions for persons with and without an intellectual disability--a population perspective
    R Balogh
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Dual Diagnosis Program, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:820-32. 2010
    ..The objective of the study was to compare hospitalisation rates for ambulatory care sensitive conditions between persons with and without an ID in a publicly insured population...
  52. doi request reprint Screening for sleep dysfunction after traumatic brain injury
    Tatyana Mollayeva
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2A2, Canada University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada Electronic address
    Sleep Med 14:1235-46. 2013
    ..g., secondary injuries). A joint sleep and brain injury collaboration focusing on outcomes is needed to improve our knowledge. ..
  53. pmc Fatigue in adults with traumatic brain injury: predictors and consequences. A systematic review of longitudinal study protocols
    Tatyana Mollayeva
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Syst Rev 2:57. 2013
    ....
  54. pmc The utility of administrative data for neurotrauma surveillance and prevention in Ontario, Canada
    Daria Parsons
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 5:584. 2012
    ....
  55. pmc Traumatic brain injury among people who are homeless: a systematic review
    Jane Topolovec-Vranic
    Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Bond 3 012, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:1059. 2012
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to review the current state of the literature on TBI and homelessness in order to identify knowledge gaps and direct future research...
  56. ncbi request reprint Positive aspects of caregiving: rounding out the caregiver experience
    Carole A Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:184-8. 2002
    ..To identify positive aspects of caregiving and examine how they are associated with caregiver outcomes...
  57. doi request reprint Exploring postinjury living environments for children and youth with acquired brain injury
    Carol A DeMatteo
    CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1803-10. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Amantadine to enhance readiness for rehabilitation following severe traumatic brain injury
    Shari Hughes
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 19:1197-206. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association between amantadine and recovery of consciousness from prolonged traumatic coma...
  59. doi request reprint The effects of traumatic brain injury during adolescence on career plans and outcomes
    Tammy Balaban
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 29:367-83. 2009
    ..The nature of occupation postinjury was compared with preinjury plans, with results indicating many participants altering preinjury career plans following TBI...
  60. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with perceived quality of life many years after traumatic brain injury
    D Steadman-Pare
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Grey-Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 16:330-42. 2001
    ..05). CONCLUSION: The importance of designing ongoing support programs to further reintegrate TBI survivors several years after injury is discussed...
  61. pmc Evaluating the impact of treatment for sleep/wake disorders on recovery of cognition and communication in adults with chronic TBI
    Catherine Wiseman-Hakes
    Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Brain Inj 27:1364-76. 2013
    ..To longitudinally examine objective and self-reported outcomes for recovery of cognition, communication, mood and participation in adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and co-morbid post-traumatic sleep/wake disorders...
  62. doi request reprint Self-report instruments for assessing sleep dysfunction in an adult traumatic brain injury population: a systematic review
    Tatyana Mollayeva
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science Collaborative Program in Neuroscience, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X8 Electronic address
    Sleep Med Rev 17:411-23. 2013
    ..To review the number and characteristics of self-reported sleep measures used to evaluate impaired sleep/wakefulness in traumatic brain injury (TBI) populations...
  63. ncbi request reprint Technology in the lives of women who live with memory impairment as a result of a traumatic brain injury
    Abigail Dry
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Assist Technol 18:170-80. 2006
    ..Individuals not currently using this technology were motivated to employ electronic memory aids in their daily lives. Further research must be conducted to develop strategies to enable this population's use of electronic memory aids...
  64. doi request reprint Community integration interventions for youth with acquired brain injuries: a review
    Sabrina Agnihotri
    Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 13:369-82. 2010
    ....
  65. doi request reprint Medical record review conduction model for improving interrater reliability of abstracting medical-related information
    Lisa Engel
    University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Eval Health Prof 32:281-98. 2009
    ..60 for most variables, indicating substantial IRR. An effective and reliable MRR to abstract medical-related information requires planning and time. The MRR-Conduction Model is proposed to guide the process of creating a MRR...
  66. doi request reprint Rehabilitation challenges for Aboriginal clients recovering from brain injury: a qualitative study engaging health care practitioners
    Michelle L Keightley
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Inj 23:250-61. 2009
    ..To explore the experiences of health care practitioners working with Aboriginal clients recovering from acquired brain injury (ABI)...
  67. pmc Defining neurotrauma in administrative data using the International Classification of Diseases Tenth Revision
    Amy Y Chen
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, 550 University Ave, Toronto, Canada
    Emerg Themes Epidemiol 8:4. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  68. ncbi request reprint Barriers to nutrition as a health promotion practice for women with disabilities
    Lynda Hall
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, 9th Floor, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1V7, Canada
    Int J Rehabil Res 26:245-7. 2003
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint Factors related to the intensity of occupational therapy utilization in a geriatric chronic care setting
    Lynda S Dunal
    Baycrest, Department of Occupational Therapy, Toronto, ON
    Can J Occup Ther 73:236-44. 2006
    ..A model was utilized to study demographic and clinical factors associated with the intensity of occupational therapy utilization...
  70. ncbi request reprint Long term symptoms and limitations of activity of people with traumatic brain injury: a ten-year follow-up
    C O'CONNOR
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Canada
    Psychol Rep 97:169-79. 2005
    ..Overall, this study illustrates that symptoms remain many years following brain injury, irrespective of the injury's severity...
  71. ncbi request reprint Mental health and vitality among Canadian women with physical disabilities
    R Feld
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, ON
    Psychol Rep 93:75-83. 2003
    ..Health promotion programs aimed at these topics should be designed specifically for this population as well...
  72. ncbi request reprint Prediction of long-term occupational performance outcomes for adults after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    R Devitt
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Toronto, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 28:547-59. 2006
    ..To examine predictors of long-term occupational performance outcomes for adults after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  73. pmc The effect of traumatic brain injury on the health of homeless people
    Stephen W Hwang
    Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ont
    CMAJ 179:779-84. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the lifetime prevalence of traumatic brain injury and its association with current health conditions in a representative sample of homeless people in Toronto, Ontario...
  74. ncbi request reprint Long-term survival following traumatic brain injury
    Graham Ratcliff
    HealthSouth Harmarville Rehabilitation Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 27:305-14. 2005
    ..The study used a retrospective cohort design to establish long-term mortality rates and predictors of mortality for persons after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI)...