Barbara A Wilson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Development of an awareness-based intervention to enhance quality of life in severe dementia: trial platform
    Linda Clare
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, UK
    Trials 11:73. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery from "persistent vegetative state": psychological and personal perspectives
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Brain Inj 15:1083-92. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation: a goal-planning approach
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences and Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:542-55. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report of a NeuroPage service within a health care system
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    NeuroRehabilitation 18:3-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological rehabilitation
    Barbara A Wilson
    Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:141-62. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The current practice of neuropsychological rehabilitation in the United Kingdom
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Appl Neuropsychol 15:229-40. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The clinical neuropsychologist's dilemma
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58 Elsworth House, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:488-93. 2005
  8. pmc Reducing everyday memory and planning problems by means of a paging system: a randomised control crossover study
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:477-82. 2001
  9. doi request reprint The NeuroPage system for children and adolescents with neurological deficits
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:421-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Compensating for cognitive deficits following brain injury
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge
    Neuropsychol Rev 10:233-43. 2000

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. pmc Development of an awareness-based intervention to enhance quality of life in severe dementia: trial platform
    Linda Clare
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, UK
    Trials 11:73. 2010
    ..This trial platform study aims to assist care staff in perceiving and responding to subtle signs of awareness and thus enhance their practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery from "persistent vegetative state": psychological and personal perspectives
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Brain Inj 15:1083-92. 2001
    ..The paper concludes with the young woman's own comments and views about what happened to her and her present feelings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation: a goal-planning approach
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences and Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:542-55. 2002
    ..This case study describes a 33-year-old man who sustained a severe head injury with cerebrovascular complications in a road traffic accident...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preliminary report of a NeuroPage service within a health care system
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    NeuroRehabilitation 18:3-8. 2003
    ..The types of messages sent and the group's satisfaction with NeuroPage are considered. Three brief case studies to illustrate the different ways clients used the system are presented...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological rehabilitation
    Barbara A Wilson
    Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:141-62. 2008
    ..Evidence for effective treatment of cognitive, emotional, and psychosocial difficulties is presented, models that have been most influential in NR are described, and the review concludes with guidelines for good practice...
  6. doi request reprint The current practice of neuropsychological rehabilitation in the United Kingdom
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Appl Neuropsychol 15:229-40. 2008
    ..Assessment, treatment, and evaluation practices were surveyed together with theories and models influencing clinical practice...
  7. ncbi request reprint The clinical neuropsychologist's dilemma
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58 Elsworth House, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:488-93. 2005
  8. pmc Reducing everyday memory and planning problems by means of a paging system: a randomised control crossover study
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:477-82. 2001
    ..To evaluate a paging system designed to improve independence in people with memory problems and executive deficits...
  9. doi request reprint The NeuroPage system for children and adolescents with neurological deficits
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:421-6. 2009
    ..This study examines the effectiveness of the paging system in the sub-group of 12 children and adolescents with neurological deficits who took part in a larger study...
  10. ncbi request reprint Compensating for cognitive deficits following brain injury
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge
    Neuropsychol Rev 10:233-43. 2000
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  11. doi request reprint A case study of locked-in-syndrome: psychological and personal perspectives
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 25:526-38. 2011
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  12. ncbi request reprint Egocentric disorientation following bilateral parietal lobe damage
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Cortex 41:547-54. 2005
    ..His performance fulfils the criteria for egocentric disorientation and fits the predictions derived from Aguirre and D'Esposito's views...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring recovery from post traumatic amnesia
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 13:505-20. 1999
    ..e. those in PTA and those out of PTA. Almost all tests were good at monitoring recovery from PTA...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of executive dysfunction following brain injury: "content-free" cueing improves everyday prospective memory performance
    Jessica Fish
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Box 58 Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Neuropsychologia 45:1318-30. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint A randomized control trial to evaluate a paging system for people with traumatic brain injury
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 19:891-4. 2005
    ..It is concluded that this paging system significantly reduces the everyday memory and planning problems of people with TBI...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term compensatory treatment of organizational deficits in a patient with bilateral frontal lobe damage
    Jessica Fish
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:154-63. 2008
    ..We suggest that, in addition to direct reminders, the pager can cue a process of goal monitoring that bridges the gap between intention and action...
  17. ncbi request reprint Compensatory strategies for acquired disorders of memory and planning: differential effects of a paging system for patients with brain injury of traumatic versus cerebrovascular aetiology
    J Fish
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:930-5. 2008
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of paging systems in compensating for everyday memory and planning problems after brain injury, including in individuals with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prospective memory functioning in people with and without brain injury
    Yvonne C T Groot
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:645-54. 2002
    ..Discussion focuses on the implications of these results for neuropsychological assessment and rehabilitation...
  19. doi request reprint Re-acquisition of person knowledge in semantic memory disorders
    Bonnie Kate Dewar
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 19:383-421. 2009
    ..This finding supports theoretical accounts in which different temporal structures are capable of supporting acquisition of new semantic facts independently, albeit less efficiently than when both systems are available...
  20. pmc The assessment and rehabilitation of prospective memory problems in people with neurological disorders: a review
    Jessica Fish
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 20:161-79. 2010
    ..It is proposed that further research should focus on establishing the predictive validity of PM assessment, and refining promising rehabilitation techniques...
  21. ncbi request reprint Using a paging system in the rehabilitation of encephalitic patients
    H Emslie
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 17:567-81. 2007
    ..It is concluded that the paging system can reduce everyday memory and planning problems of patients with encephalitis...
  22. ncbi request reprint The Wessex Head Injury Matrix (WHIM) main scale: a preliminary report on a scale to assess and monitor patient recovery after severe head injury
    A Shiel
    University of Southampton Rehabilitation Research Unit, UK
    Clin Rehabil 14:408-16. 2000
    ..To develop a behavioural assessment based on observations of patients recovering after severe head injury whereby data could be collected by observation and by testing everyday tasks...
  23. ncbi request reprint Interaction of hand use and spatial selective attention in children
    V Dobler
    Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, 15 Chaucer Road, Cambridge CB2 2EF, UK
    Neuropsychologia 39:1055-64. 2001
    ..Again, significant modulation of children's perception by concurrent hand movements - and the relative location of those movements - was observed. The theoretical and clinical implications of the results are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation: how it is and how it might be
    B A Wilson
    MRC Applied Psychology Unit, Cambridge, U K
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 3:487-96. 1997
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  25. ncbi request reprint Improvement or simply practice? The effects of twenty repeated assessments on people with and without brain injury
    B A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 6:469-79. 2000
    ..Data are presented that should allow investigators to select measures that are likely to optimize sensitivity while minimizing possible confounding due to practice effects...
  26. ncbi request reprint External cueing systems in the rehabilitation of executive impairments of action
    J J Evans
    Oliver Zangwill Centre, Ely and MRC Applied Psychology Unit, Cambridge, U K
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 4:399-408. 1998
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  27. ncbi request reprint The effects of increased rehabilitation therapy after brain injury: results of a prospective controlled trial
    A Shiel
    University of Southampton Rehabilitation Research Unit, UK
    Clin Rehabil 15:501-14. 2001
    ..The objective was to investigate the effect of increased intensity of rehabilitation therapy provided to brain-injured subjects on the rate at which independence was regained and the duration of hospital admission...
  28. ncbi request reprint Recovery of cognitive functions following nonprogressive brain injury
    B A Wilson
    MRC Applied Psychology Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Curr Opin Neurobiol 8:281-7. 1998
    ..Furthermore, there is increasing evidence that intervention through re-training or provision of compensatory memory aids can result in improved cognitive functioning...
  29. doi request reprint Paradoxical improvement of function more than 2 years after onset of tuberculous meningitis
    Barbara A Wilson
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 27:944-50. 2013
    ..To document the unexpected improvement made by a 50 year-old patient over 2 years after being diagnosed with tuberculous meningitis (TBM)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Cognitive rehabilitation in the 21st century
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Science Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 16:207-10. 2002
  31. doi request reprint Prominent and persistent loss of past awareness in amnesia: delusion, impaired consciousness or coping strategy?
    Barbara A Wilson
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge and Oliver Zangwill Centre, Ely, UK
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 18:527-40. 2008
    ..198-199), and that his verbal reports simply reflected a form of coping strategy to help him deal with the limited evidence he had available in "declarative" memory...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cognitive recovery from Encephalitis Lethargica
    Bonnie Kate Dewar
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Aldenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 19:1285-91. 2005
    ..The components of her rehabilitation programme are discussed. She has been able to successfully return to her pre-morbid level of work responsibility within 8 months of her admission...
  33. ncbi request reprint The European Brain Injury Questionnaire (EBIQ) as a reliable outcome measure for use with people with brain injury
    S Sopena
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Inj 21:1063-8. 2007
    ..It is now used in several rehabilitation centres as an outcome measure, but its test-re-test reliability has yet not been determined. The primary purpose of the present study is to establish this degree of reliability...
  34. ncbi request reprint Relearning face-name associations in early Alzheimer's disease
    Linda Clare
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, England
    Neuropsychology 16:538-47. 2002
    ..Results did not differ according to medication status, and the intervention had no adverse effects on self-reported well-being, but participants who were more aware of their memory difficulties achieved better outcomes...
  35. ncbi request reprint Neurological, cognitive and attributional predictors of posttraumatic stress symptoms after traumatic brain injury
    W Huw Williams
    School of Psychology, University of Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Trauma Stress 15:397-400. 2002
    ..The severity of PTSD symptoms was also associated with external attributions to others of causality for the event...
  36. ncbi request reprint Awareness in early-stage Alzheimer's disease: relationship to outcome of cognitive rehabilitation
    Linda Clare
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, London, UK
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:215-26. 2004
    ..Awareness of difficulties may serve as a useful predictor of the likely effectiveness of CR, andthis may assist clinicians in selecting appropriate interventions for individuals with early-stage AD...
  37. ncbi request reprint Who makes good use of memory aids? Results of a survey of people with acquired brain injury
    Jonathan J Evans
    The Oliver Zangwill Centre, Princess of Wales Hospital, Ely, Cambs, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:925-35. 2003
    ..The implications for rehabilitation services are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Depression and anxiety in memory clinic attenders and their carers: implications for evaluating the effectiveness of cognitive rehabilitation interventions
    Linda Clare
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:962-7. 2002
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  39. ncbi request reprint Can behaviours observed in the early stages of recovery after traumatic brain injury predict poor outcome?
    Agnes Shiel
    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 15:494-502. 2005
    ..Analysis of early observations together with outcome data suggest that the duration of time taken to achieve some early behaviours may be predictive of poorer outcome...
  40. ncbi request reprint Part III: Behavioural assessment and rehabilitation techniques
    Barbara A Wilson
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 15:428-30. 2005
  41. ncbi request reprint What is the locus of the errorless-learning advantage?
    Mike Page
    Department of Psychology, University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, Hatfield AL10 9AB, UK
    Neuropsychologia 44:90-100. 2006
    ..This combination of results suggests that preserved implicit memory, in the absence of explicit memory, is sufficient for an errorless-learning advantage to accrue...
  42. ncbi request reprint Bilateral activation of the prefrontal cortex after strategic semantic cognitive training
    Eliane C Miotto
    Department of Neurology, Hospital das Clinicas, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Hum Brain Mapp 27:288-95. 2006
    ..The functional adaptations observed here may also shed light on some of the processes underlying recovery with cognitive rehabilitation in patient populations with brain injury...