Kathleen F Carlson
- Caregiver reports of subsequent injuries among veterans with traumatic brain injury after discharge from inpatient polytrauma rehabilitation programsKathleen F Carlson
Portland Center for the Study of Chronic, Comorbid Mental and Physical Disorders, Portland VA Medical Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:14-25. 2012..We examined prevalence of, and potential risk factors for, nonfatal injuries among Veterans with traumatic brain injury (TBI) postdischarge from Veterans Affairs inpatient polytrauma rehabilitation programs...
- Effect of exercise on disorders of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in adults with traumatic spinal cord injury: systematic review of the evidenceKathleen F Carlson
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
J Spinal Cord Med 32:361-78. 2009..The objective of this study was to conduct a systematic review to determine the effectiveness of exercise to improve carbohydrate and lipid metabolism disorders in adults with chronic SCI...
- Prevalence, assessment, and treatment of mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder: a systematic review of the evidenceKathleen F Carlson
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center 152 2E, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 26:103-15. 2011..A synthesis of the evidence on prevalence, diagnostic accuracy, andtreatment effectiveness for mTBI/PTSD would be of use to clinicians, researchers, and policymakers...
- Accuracy of external cause-of-injury coding in VA polytrauma patient discharge recordsKathleen F Carlson
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 47:689-97. 2010..Enhanced training and policies may ensure more widespread, standardized use and accuracy of E-codes for injured veterans treated in the VHA...
- Post-deployment injury among new combat veterans enrolled in Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcareKathleen F Carlson
Portland Center for the Study of Chronic, Comorbid Mental and Physical Disorders, Portland VA Medical Center, 3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Inj Prev 17:343-7. 2011..Results suggest that mental health disorders increase the odds of post-deployment injury among combat veteran VA users. Longitudinal research examining these associations is warranted...
- Prevalence and costs of co-occurring traumatic brain injury with and without psychiatric disturbance and pain among Afghanistan and Iraq War Veteran V.A. usersBrent C Taylor
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
Med Care 50:342-6. 2012..Patients with combat-related TBI also have high rates of psychiatric disturbances and pain...
- The effects of age on initiation of mental health treatment after positive PTSD screens among Veterans Affairs primary care patientsMary W Lu
Mental Health and Neurosciences Division, Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:654-9. 2012..The objective was to examine differences by age in mental health treatment initiation in Veterans Health Administration (VA) primary care patients after positive posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) screens...
- Military to civilian questionnaire: a measure of postdeployment community reintegration difficulty among veterans using Department of Veterans Affairs medical careNina A Sayer
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
J Trauma Stress 24:660-70. 2011..Nonwhite and unemployed veterans reported greater community reintegration difficulty (d = 0.20 and 0.45, respectively). Findings offer preliminary support for the reliability and construct validity of M2C-Q scores...
- Sensitivity and specificity of traumatic brain injury diagnosis codes in United States Department of Veterans Affairs administrative dataKathleen F Carlson
Portland Center for the Study of Chronic, Comorbid Mental and Physical Disorders, Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
Brain Inj 27:640-50. 2013..Estimates derived from ICD diagnosis codes in administrative data should take potential misclassification into account...
- Veterans with history of mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder: challenges from provider perspectiveNina A Sayer
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, One Veterans Drive 152 2E, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 46:703-16. 2009....
- Psychiatric diagnoses among Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans screened for deployment-related traumatic brain injuryKathleen F Carlson
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
J Trauma Stress 23:17-24. 2010..These findings have implications for health care delivery and provider education...
- Post-traumatic stress disorder and health risk behaviors among Afghanistan and Iraq War veterans attending collegeRachel Widome
Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research and AssistantProfessor, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Am J Health Behav 35:387-92. 2011..To determine if post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with health risk behaviors among Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) veterans attending college...
- Healthcare disparities for American Indian veterans in the United States: a population-based studyPamela Jo Johnson
Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Med Care 48:563-9. 2010..To examine healthcare coverage and access disparities for American Indian/Alaska Native (AIAN) veterans compared with non-Hispanic white veterans...
- Pilot study to develop telehealth tinnitus management for persons with and without traumatic brain injuryJames A Henry
Department of Veterans Affairs, Rehabilitation Research and Development National Center for Rehabilitative AuditoryResearch, VA Medical Center, Portland, OR 97207, USA
J Rehabil Res Dev 49:1025-42. 2012..Questionnaires were completed at baseline, 12 weeks, and 24 weeks. All groups showed trends reflecting improvement in self-perceived functional limitations due to tinnitus. A follow-up randomized clinical study is underway...