Henry L Lew

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic pain, posttraumatic stress disorder, and persistent postconcussive symptoms in OIF/OEF veterans: polytrauma clinical triad
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM and R Service, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:697-702. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint The history and evolution of traumatic brain injury rehabilitation in military service members and veterans
    David X Cifu
    From the PM and R Service, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:688-94. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The potential utility of driving simulators in the cognitive rehabilitation of combat-returnees with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Veterans Affairs Boston Health Care System, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:51-6. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Therapeutic use of botulinum toxin type A in treating neck and upper-back pain of myofascial origin: a pilot study
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:75-80. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Potential driving issues in combat returnees
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center DVBIC, Richmond, VA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 26:271-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Stroke and neurodegenerative disorders: 3. Poststroke rehabilitation
    Henry L Lew
    Harvard Medical School, VA Boston Healthcare System, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    PM R 1:S19-26. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Program development and defining characteristics of returning military in a VA Polytrauma Network Site
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, B117, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:1027-34. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Screening for mild traumatic brain injury in OEF-OIF deployed US military: an empirical assessment of VHA's experience
    Ann M Hendricks
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Brain Inj 27:125-34. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Impact of the "polytrauma clinical triad" on sleep disturbance in a department of veterans affairs outpatient rehabilitation setting
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Richmond, Virginia 23219, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:437-45. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Multisensory impairment reported by veterans with and without mild traumatic brain injury history
    Terri K Pogoda
    Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston HealthcareSystem, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:971-84. 2012

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of chronic pain, posttraumatic stress disorder, and persistent postconcussive symptoms in OIF/OEF veterans: polytrauma clinical triad
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM and R Service, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:697-702. 2009
    ..These results underscore the complexity of the presenting complaints in OIF/OEF veterans and support the importance of a multidisciplinary team approach to assessment and treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint The history and evolution of traumatic brain injury rehabilitation in military service members and veterans
    David X Cifu
    From the PM and R Service, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:688-94. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The potential utility of driving simulators in the cognitive rehabilitation of combat-returnees with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Veterans Affairs Boston Health Care System, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:51-6. 2009
    ..The utility, limitations, and future directions for the use of driving simulator in the rehabilitation of patients with war-related TBI are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Therapeutic use of botulinum toxin type A in treating neck and upper-back pain of myofascial origin: a pilot study
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:75-80. 2008
    ..To determine the efficacy of botulinum toxin type A (BTX-A) in treating neck and upper-back pain of myofascial origin...
  5. doi request reprint Potential driving issues in combat returnees
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center DVBIC, Richmond, VA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 26:271-8. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Stroke and neurodegenerative disorders: 3. Poststroke rehabilitation
    Henry L Lew
    Harvard Medical School, VA Boston Healthcare System, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, 150 South Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    PM R 1:S19-26. 2009
    ..The goal of this article is to influence the learner's knowledge on the delivery of poststroke rehabilitation treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Program development and defining characteristics of returning military in a VA Polytrauma Network Site
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, B117, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:1027-34. 2007
    ..We hope that the lessons learned at one site will enhance the identification and treatment of veterans with polytrauma across the country...
  8. doi request reprint Screening for mild traumatic brain injury in OEF-OIF deployed US military: an empirical assessment of VHA's experience
    Ann M Hendricks
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Brain Inj 27:125-34. 2013
    ..VHA screens for traumatic brain injury (TBI) among patients formerly deployed to Afghanistan or Iraq, referring those who screen positive for a Comprehensive TBI Evaluation (CTBIE)...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of the "polytrauma clinical triad" on sleep disturbance in a department of veterans affairs outpatient rehabilitation setting
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Richmond, Virginia 23219, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:437-45. 2010
    ..This study examined the effect of the polytrauma clinical triad on sleep disturbance, defined as difficulty falling or staying asleep, a common problem in Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans...
  10. ncbi request reprint Multisensory impairment reported by veterans with and without mild traumatic brain injury history
    Terri K Pogoda
    Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston HealthcareSystem, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:971-84. 2012
    ..A better comprehension of impairments incurred by deployed servicemembers is needed to fully understand the spectrum of blast and nonblast dysfunction and may allow for more targeted interventions to be developed to address these issues...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence of dual sensory impairment and its association with traumatic brain injury and blast exposure in OEF/OIF veterans
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 26:489-96. 2011
    ..To describe the prevalence of self-reported rates of auditory, visual, and dual sensory impairment (DSI) in Afghanistan and Iraq war Veterans receiving traumatic brain injury (TBI) evaluations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Auditory and visual impairments in patients with blast-related traumatic brain injury: Effect of dual sensory impairment on Functional Independence Measure
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:819-26. 2009
    ..25) and motor ( t = -2.50) FIM scores ( p < 0.05). Understanding the long-term consequences of sensory impairments in the functional recovery of patients with blast-related TBI requires further research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and characteristics of driving difficulties in Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom combat returnees
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 48:913-25. 2011
    ..Respondents who had a diagnosis of PTSD (with or without TBI) reported the most severe driving difficulties since returning from deployment. The association between PTSD and driving problems warrants further investigation...
  14. doi request reprint Simultaneous measurement of perceptual and motor cortical potentials: implications for assessing information processing in traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 88:1-6. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that traumatic brain injury is also associated with abnormal cortical components of motor execution...
  15. ncbi request reprint Key characteristics of walking correlate with bone density in individuals with chronic stroke
    Lise C Worthen
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Bone and Joint Center, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94034, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:761-8. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Sensorintegrative dysfunction underlying vestibular disorders after traumatic brain injury: a review
    Laura M Franke
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Richmond, VA 23249, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:985-94. 2012
    ..The ability to detect central vestibular dysfunction will significantly enhance our response to the dizziness and balance symptoms that are a common source of distress for Veterans...
  17. ncbi request reprint Event-related potential in facial affect recognition: potential clinical utility in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, PM and R Service, MS B117, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:29-34. 2005
    ..Additional studies are required for clinicians to determine whether this measure is related to patients' psychosocial function in the community...
  18. doi request reprint A review of driving simulator parameters relevant to the Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran population
    Malissa Kraft
    Polytrauma and Traumatic Brain Injury Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:336-44. 2010
    ....
  19. pmc Psychiatric diagnoses and neurobehavioral symptom severity among OEF/OIF VA patients with deployment-related traumatic brain injury: a gender comparison
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:S210-7. 2011
    ..This study investigated gender differences in psychiatric diagnoses and neurobehavioral symptom severity among OEF/OIF veterans with deployment-related TBI...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of increasing stimulus complexity in event-related potentials and reaction time testing: clinical applications in evaluating patients with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:398-404. 2007
    ..On the other hand, ERP measures were more effective in identifying TBI patients when simple stimuli were used (AT and VC). We also found a remarkably high correlation between duration of PTA and P300 amplitude...
  21. ncbi request reprint Soldiers with occult traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:393-8. 2005
  22. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiologic abnormalities of auditory and visual information processing in patients with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 83:428-33. 2004
    ..Through both auditory and visual modalities, we sought to explore the efficacy of event-related potentials in detecting residual cognitive impairments in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Auditory dysfunction in traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:921-8. 2007
    ..In light of the high prevalence of hearing loss and tinnitus in this growing population of returning soldiers, we need to develop and implement strategies for diagnosis and management of these conditions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of driving-simulator assessments following traumatic brain injury: a preliminary study
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Brain Inj 19:177-88. 2005
    ..Sixteen healthy subjects were also tested to provide normative values on the simulator at baseline...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric diagnosis and management of chronic sequelae of war-related mild to moderate traumatic brain injury
    Joshua D Halbauer
    Department of Veterans Affairs VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 46:757-96. 2009
    ..With a multidimensional approach (such as the biopsychosocial model) applied to each symptom cluster, psychological, occupational, and social dysfunction can be delineated and managed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Review of sports-related concussion: Potential for application in military settings
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, 3801 Miranda Ave, B117, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:963-74. 2007
    ..We discuss the incidence, definition, and diagnosis of concussion; concussion grading scales; sideline evaluation tools; neuropsychological assessment; return-to-action criteria; and complications of concussion...
  27. doi request reprint Dual sensory impairment (DSI) in traumatic brain injury (TBI)--An emerging interdisciplinary challenge
    Henry L Lew
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 26:213-22. 2010
    ..Treatment options for DSI involve remediation of the sensory deficits via existing sensory aids or training exercises...
  28. ncbi request reprint Temporal stability of auditory event-related potentials in healthy individuals and patients with traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Clin Neurophysiol 24:392-7. 2007
    ..6 to 0.8. In contrast, in patients with traumatic brain injury, ERPs were stable only for the N1 component (intraclass correlation = 0.7)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of evoked and event-related potentials in moderate to severe brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Stanford University School of Medicine VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:350-60. 2006
    ..Short- and middle-latency evoked potentials can now effectively predict coma outcomes in patients with acute TBI. Long-latency event-related potential components hold promise in predicting recovery of higher order cognitive abilities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Visual function in patients of a polytrauma rehabilitation center: A descriptive study
    Gregory L Goodrich
    Psychology Service and Western Blind Rehabilitation Center, VAPAHCS, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 44:929-36. 2007
    ..Visual complaints and impairments were common in the polytrauma patients studied. This finding suggests that comprehensive eye examinations should be routinely administered, particularly when the mechanism of injury involves a blast...
  31. doi request reprint Characteristics and rehabilitation outcomes among patients with blast and other injuries sustained during the Global War on Terror
    Nina A Sayer
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:163-70. 2008
    ..To describe characteristics and rehabilitation outcomes among patients who received inpatient rehabilitation for blast and other injuries sustained in Iraq and Afghanistan during the Global War on Terror...
  32. ncbi request reprint Brainstem auditory-evoked potentials as an objective tool for evaluating hearing dysfunction in traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 83:210-5. 2004
    ..If hearing loss is suspected in a patient who is unable to participate in traditional behavioral audiometric testing, brainstem auditory-evoked potential may be an option for evaluating hearing dysfunction...
  33. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity, specificity, and variability of nerve conduction velocity measurements in carpal tunnel syndrome
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:12-6. 2005
    ..To explore the diagnostic values of 8 commonly used electrodiagnostic techniques for measuring median nerve conduction velocity (NCV) in carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Influence of medical comorbidities and complications on FIM change and length of stay during inpatient rehabilitation
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:830-7. 2002
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the influence of medical problems on functional outcome measures of patients admitted for comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Use of somatosensory-evoked potentials and cognitive event-related potentials in predicting outcomes of patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto, Health Care System, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 82:53-61; quiz 62-4, 80. 2003
    ..This study was performed to evaluate the usefulness of somatosensory-evoked potentials (SEPs) and cognitive event-related potentials (ERPs) in predicting functional outcomes of severe traumatic brain injury patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of a patient with heat stroke: a case report
    Henry L Lew
    Stanford University School of Medicine, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, California 94304, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:629-32. 2002
    ..Although heat stroke is not a common admission diagnosis for inpatient rehabilitation, physiatrists need to be aware of its pathophysiology, rehabilitation management, and prevention...
  37. ncbi request reprint Bone-density changes after stroke
    Gary S Beaupre
    Bone and Joint Center of Excellence, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto 94304, and the Biomechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 85:464-72. 2006
    ..Finally, an assessment of skeletal health and the factors that affect bone quantity and quality should be a standard component in the clinical management of all survivors of stroke...
  38. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging and clinical manifestations of bilateral temporal encephalopathy secondary to murine typhus infection
    Henry L Lew
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:310-1. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Characteristics and treatment of headache after traumatic brain injury: a focused review
    Henry L Lew
    Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 85:619-27. 2006
    ..As a result of the heterogeneity in the terminology and paucity in prospective, well-controlled studies in this field, there is a definite need for conducting double-blind, placebo-controlled treatment trials in patients with PTH...
  40. ncbi request reprint Comparing the effects of different speech targets on cognitive event-related potentials: theoretical implications for evaluating brain injury
    Henry L Lew
    Stanford University School of Medicine, the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 81:524-8. 2002
  41. pmc Challenges and recommendations for placebo controls in randomized trials in physical and rehabilitation medicine: a report of the international placebo symposium working group
    Felipe Fregni
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 89:160-72. 2010
    ..The current article represents the consensus report from the working group...
  42. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation needs of an increasing population of patients: Traumatic brain injury, polytrauma, and blast-related injuries
    Henry L Lew
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:xiii-xvi. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint Intradiscal electrothermal annuloplasty
    Larry H Chou
    Sports and Spine Rehabilitation, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Penn Medicine at Radnor, University of Pennsylvania, Radnor 19087, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 84:538-49. 2005
    ..This article will review the published literature, indications, contraindications, safety, and efficacy of the intradiscal electrothermal annuloplasty procedure for the treatment of chronic, intractable, axial back pain...
  44. ncbi request reprint Principles and clinical applications of auditory evoked potentials in the geriatric population
    James Jerger
    Program in Cognition and Neuroscience, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2612 Prairie Creek Drive East, Richardson, TX 75080 2679, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 15:235-50, viii-ix. 2004
    ..The dichotic listening tool has revealed age-related changes in interaural and interhemispheric asymmetries. These asymmetries seem to be related to loss in the efficiency of interhemispheric transfer via the corpus callosum...
  45. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of somatosensory evoked potentials for awakening from coma
    Lawrence R Robinson
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:960-7. 2003
    ..The pooled results were evaluated for rates of awakening, confidence intervals, and the possibility of rare exceptions...
  46. ncbi request reprint Persistent problems after traumatic brain injury: The need for long-term follow-up and coordinated care
    Henry L Lew
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:vii-x. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Overview of artifact reduction and removal in evoked potential and event-related potential recordings
    Martin R Ford
    Compumedics Neuroscan, 7850 Paseo Del Norte, El Paso, TX 79912, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 15:1-17. 2004
    ..It may be of interest for a prudent researcher to integrate the currently available artifact rejection methods before subjecting the ERP and EP data for further analysis and subsequent publication...