George P Prigatano

Summary

Affiliation: Barrow Neurological Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of self-reflection
    Sterling C Johnson
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Brain 125:1808-14. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Individual case analysis of processing speed difficulties in children with and without traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:603-19. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Self-appraisal and objective assessment of cognitive and affective functioning in persons with epileptic and nonepileptic seizures
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:387-92. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Anosognosia: clinical and ethical considerations
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:606-11. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The current status of postconcussion syndrome
    George P Prigatano
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, 222 West Thomas Road, 315, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:243-50. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Fuld Object Memory Evaluation adapted for school-age children
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:757-68. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral dysfunction in children with hypothalamic hamartoma and epilepsy
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 14:65-72. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Intellectual functioning in presurgical patients with hypothalamic hamartoma and refractory epilepsy
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:149-55. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Parental perspectives on recovery and social reintegration after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:378-87. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The problem of not developing normally and pediatric neuropsychological rehabilitation: theMitchell Rosenthal Lecture
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:414-22. 2008

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of self-reflection
    Sterling C Johnson
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Brain 125:1808-14. 2002
    ..These data are consistent with lesion studies of impaired awareness, and suggest that the medial prefrontal and posterior cingulate cortex are part of a neural system subserving self-reflective thought...
  2. ncbi request reprint Individual case analysis of processing speed difficulties in children with and without traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:603-19. 2008
    ..The frequency of this pattern increased with severity of TBI, using two different but related classification systems. These preliminary findings require cross validation in a larger sample before definite conclusions can be reached...
  3. doi request reprint Self-appraisal and objective assessment of cognitive and affective functioning in persons with epileptic and nonepileptic seizures
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:387-92. 2009
    ..Obtaining both subjective ratings and objective test findings of cognitive and affective functioning may help further differentiate between patients with NES and those with ES...
  4. doi request reprint Anosognosia: clinical and ethical considerations
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 22:606-11. 2009
    ..This review considers recent findings on classical forms of anosognosia and less dramatic disturbances in self-awareness observed in various brain disorders. It also addresses issues of clinical management and ethical treatment...
  5. doi request reprint The current status of postconcussion syndrome
    George P Prigatano
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, 222 West Thomas Road, 315, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:243-50. 2011
    ..Furthermore, the 'natural' course of recovery correlates of postconcussion syndrome (PCS) and guidelines for clinical management are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fuld Object Memory Evaluation adapted for school-age children
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 32:757-68. 2007
    ..Ineffective reminders were rare. Ceiling effects were studied as a function of age and grade level. The information may be helpful when examining children with severe cognitive impairments or from different cultural backgrounds...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral dysfunction in children with hypothalamic hamartoma and epilepsy
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 14:65-72. 2007
    ..The present literature, however, suggests that multiple factors contribute to the cognitive and behavioral problems of these children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intellectual functioning in presurgical patients with hypothalamic hamartoma and refractory epilepsy
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:149-55. 2008
    ..It was predicted that the level of estimated intelligence and the pattern of intellectual test performance would significantly correlate with the size of the HH and neuroanatomical features...
  9. doi request reprint Parental perspectives on recovery and social reintegration after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:378-87. 2008
    ..To determine the validity of parental ratings of their child's overall recovery and social reintegration after pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  10. doi request reprint The problem of not developing normally and pediatric neuropsychological rehabilitation: theMitchell Rosenthal Lecture
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:414-22. 2008
    ..Suggestions are made to help reduce the impact of those barriers...
  11. doi request reprint Advancing the profession of clinical neuropsychology with appropriate outcome studies and demonstrated clinical skills
    George P Prigatano
    Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:468-80. 2010
    ..In this paper we propose steps for achieving these two goals...
  12. doi request reprint Anosognosia for hemiplegia with preserved awareness of complete cortical blindness following intracranial hemorrhage
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Cortex 47:1219-27. 2011
    ..During the time she was unaware of her motor deficits but aware of her visual impairments, her dreams did not reflect concerns over visual or motor limitations. The findings support a "modular" theory of anosognosia...
  13. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning before and after surgical resection for hypothalamic hamartoma and epilepsy
    Jennifer V Wethe
    From the Divisions of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ
    Neurology 81:1044-50. 2013
    ..To determine whether patients with hypothalamic hamartoma (HH) improve in their cognitive functioning after neurosurgical resection of their HH and explore what variables correlate with cognitive outcome...
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Predictors of performance on three developmentally sensitive neuropsychological tests in children with and without traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Brain Inj 22:491-500. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of age and vocabulary as predictors of performance on neuropsychological tests in children with and without traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  16. doi request reprint Deep white matter volume loss and social reintegration after traumatic brain injury in children
    Shawn D Gale
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:15-22. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Awareness and distress after traumatic brain injury: a relative's perspective
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 20:359-67. 2005
    ..To examine the relationship between relatives' distress level and their ratings of impaired awareness for persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  18. doi request reprint Surgical resection of hypothalamic hamartomas for severe behavioral symptoms
    Yu tze Ng
    Division of Pediatric Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 20:75-8. 2011
    ..HH resection can result in significant improvement in behavioral functioning, even in patients with relatively infrequent seizures. Further investigation under approved human research protocols is warranted...
  19. 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
    ..Research design: A retrospective cohort of patients seen for inpatient rehabilitation following brain injury...
  20. 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)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Predictors of quantitative and qualitative Halstead finger-tapping scores in low socioeconomic status school-age children
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 14:263-76. 2008
    ..Neurodevelopmental changes in the cortical and subcortical systems underlying finger movement may account for some of the variability observed in children when performing the HFTT...
  22. ncbi request reprint Parental concerns and distress after paediatric traumatic brain injury: a qualitative study
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Brain Inj 21:721-9. 2007
    ..To determine concerns of parents associated with high distress levels in the care of children with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging correlates of the Halstead Finger Tapping Test several years post-traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Brain Inj 18:661-9. 2004
    ..Different patterns of brain activation in patients with TBI compared to healthy controls may be seen even when the level of behavioural performance of patients is generally within normal limits...
  24. ncbi request reprint Verbal (animal) fluency scores in age/grade appropriate minority children from low socioeconomic backgrounds
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:143-7. 2008
    ..7%. Level of performance on this animal fluency task was not lower than what has been reported in primarily white children from middle socioeconomic backgrounds...
  25. ncbi request reprint Early cognitive and affective sequelae of traumatic brain injury: a study using the BNI Screen for Higher Cerebral Functions
    Susan R Borgaro
    Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:526-34. 2002
    ..To demonstrate that the Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI) Screen for Higher Cerebral Functions (BNIS) can be used to briefly assess cognitive and affective disturbances during the acute stages after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Performance of a French sample on the French translation of the BNI screen for higher cerebral functions
    George P Prigatano
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Division of Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Brain Inj 27:1435-40. 2013
    ..To obtain normative data using a French translation of the BNI Screen for Higher Cerebral Functions (BNIS) administered to French-speaking individuals...
  27. ncbi request reprint Friends after traumatic brain injury in children
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:505-13. 2006
    ..To determine whether a dose-response relation exists between the number of reported close friends and traumatic brain injury (TBI) severity in the postacute phase in school-age children...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint Disturbances of self-awareness and rehabilitation of patients with traumatic brain injury: a 20-year perspective
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 20:19-29. 2005
    ..This article reviews many of these papers and summarizes salient findings relevant to rehabilitation and future research...
  30. ncbi request reprint Non-pharmacological management of psychiatric disturbances after traumatic brain injury
    Susan Borgaro
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:371-9. 2003
    ..A simple model consolidates information about the important ingredients in the non-pharmacological management of psychiatric disturbances in TBI patients...
  31. ncbi request reprint Denial, anosodiaphoria, and emotional reactivity in anosognosia
    George P Prigatano
    a Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, USA http dx doi org 10 1080 17588928 2013 854758
    Cogn Neurosci 4:201-2. 2013
    ..Studying anosognosic patients over time and including measures of psychological denial and anosodiaphoria are necessary when interpreting markers of implicit awareness...
  32. doi request reprint Challenges and opportunities facing holistic approaches to neuropsychological rehabilitation
    George P Prigatano
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, 222 West Thomas Rd, Suite 315, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 32:751-9. 2013
    ..Holistic approaches to neuropsychological rehabilitation have progressively been recognized as an important form of rehabilitative care for persons who have a history of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury...
  33. ncbi request reprint Qualitative features of finger movement during the Halstead finger oscillation test following traumatic brain injury
    George P Prigatano
    Section of Neuropsychology, Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85013 4496, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:128-33. 2003
    ..Future prospective studies are needed to replicate these findings...
  34. ncbi request reprint Challenging dogma in neuropsychology and related disciplines
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, 350 West Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:811-25. 2003
    ..Challenging "dogmas" in neuropsychology and related fields is important for the advancement of our professional development. Five dogmas that I have found worth challenging are reviewed in this article...
  35. ncbi request reprint Modification of the Patient Competency Rating Scale for use on an acute neurorehabilitation unit: the PCRS-NR
    Susan R Borgaro
    Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85013 4496, USA
    Brain Inj 17:847-53. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a modified and psychometrically sound version of the PCRS for use on an acute, inpatient neurorehabilitation unit...
  36. ncbi request reprint Denial or unawareness of cognitive deficit associated with multiple sclerosis? A case report
    George P Prigatano
    a Department of Clinical Neuropsychology, Division of Neuropsychology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 36:335-41. 2014
    ..Clinical suggestions are provided for distinguishing between ISA and denial of disability (DD) in MS patients. ..
  37. ncbi request reprint What do brain dysfunctional patients report following memory compensation training?
    George P Prigatano
    Division of Neurology, Barrow Neurological Institute, St Joseph s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 18:47-55. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that patients who are taught memory compensations tend to use them after the training period and show a different pattern of compensatory activities compared to normal older adults...
  38. ncbi request reprint Replication and construct validation of the Barrow Neurological Institute Screen for Higher Cerebral Function with a Swedish population
    Vera Denvall
    Department of Community Medicine, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Rehabil Med 34:153-7. 2002
    ..The present study replicates earlier findings and adds to the construct validity of the Barrow Neurological Institute Screen. This test may also prove useful for studying rehabilitation outcomes in Swedish patients...