Christina Kwasnica

Summary

Affiliation: Barrow Neurological Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fatigue after brain injury: initial reliability study of the BNI Fatigue Scale
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Brain Inj 18:685-90. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 3. Spectrum of the acquired brain injury population
    Christina Kwasnica
    Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4405, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S15-20. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and affective sequelae in complicated and uncomplicated mild traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, 350 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4496, USA
    Brain Inj 17:189-98. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The Patient Distress Scale questionnaire: factor structure and internal consistency
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Brain Inj 17:545-51. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of the BNI screen for higher cerebral functions in assessing disorientation after traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013 4496, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 18:284-91. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Disturbances in affective communication following brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4496, USA
    Brain Inj 18:33-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Subjective reports of fatigue during early recovery from traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Ariz 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 20:416-25. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 4. Outpatient and community reintegration
    Elie P Elovic
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Center, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S21-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 5. Emerging concepts in prognostication, evaluation, and treatment
    Sunil Kothari
    Institute for Rehabilitation and Research, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S27-31. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 1. Epidemiology, pathophysiology, prognostication, innovative treatments, and prevention
    Allen W Brown
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S3-8. 2008

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Fatigue after brain injury: initial reliability study of the BNI Fatigue Scale
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Brain Inj 18:685-90. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the psychometric properties of the BNI Fatigue Scale for use on an acute, inpatient neurorehabilitation unit...
  2. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 3. Spectrum of the acquired brain injury population
    Christina Kwasnica
    Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4405, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S15-20. 2008
    ..The clinical spectrum of TBI, from the most severe presentation to the mildest, requires similar clinical skills to evaluate and manage...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and affective sequelae in complicated and uncomplicated mild traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, 350 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4496, USA
    Brain Inj 17:189-98. 2003
    ..These findings document the role of affective disturbances in mild TBI. They also highlight the importance of early intervention strategies for improving affective communication in patients with mild TBI...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Patient Distress Scale questionnaire: factor structure and internal consistency
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Brain Inj 17:545-51. 2003
    ..The PDS is an 11-item questionnaire that was developed to assess acute neurological patients' awareness of emotional disturbances during early rehabilitation...
  5. ncbi request reprint The use of the BNI screen for higher cerebral functions in assessing disorientation after traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013 4496, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 18:284-91. 2003
    ..To examine the use of the Barrow Neurological Institute Screen for Higher Cerebral Functions (BNIS) in assessing disorientation in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) during the acute phases of rehabilitation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Disturbances in affective communication following brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013 4496, USA
    Brain Inj 18:33-9. 2004
    ..This study examined whether such disturbances are related to the acute nature of the injury or specific type of injury in patients with stroke (CVA) versus traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Subjective reports of fatigue during early recovery from traumatic brain injury
    Susan R Borgaro
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Ariz 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 20:416-25. 2005
    ..To determine whether patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) report higher levels of fatigue than do normal controls and to identify demographic and cognitive correlates of self-reported fatigue...
  8. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 4. Outpatient and community reintegration
    Elie P Elovic
    Kessler Medical Rehabilitation Research and Education Center, West Orange, NJ 07052, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S21-6. 2008
    ..Finally, the critical issues of legal competency and obtaining informed consent in the population with cognitive impairment are discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 5. Emerging concepts in prognostication, evaluation, and treatment
    Sunil Kothari
    Institute for Rehabilitation and Research, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S27-31. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 1. Epidemiology, pathophysiology, prognostication, innovative treatments, and prevention
    Allen W Brown
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S3-8. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Congenital and acquired brain injury. 2. Medical rehabilitation in acute and subacute settings
    Steven R Flanagan
    Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY 10029 6504, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:S9-14. 2008
    ..Individuals with acute brain injury typically receive rehabilitation in a setting determined by numerous factors, including medical stability and tolerance to rehabilitation interventions...