Pamela L Ferguson

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of traumatic brain injury among prisoners in South Carolina
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:E11-20. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A population-based study of risk of epilepsy after hospitalization for traumatic brain injury
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South California 29425, USA
    Epilepsia 51:891-8. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported epilepsy, health care access, and health behaviors among adults in South Carolina
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 8350, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:529-34. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with stigma in adults with epilepsy
    Gigi Smith
    College of Nursing and Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:484-90. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Association of medically attended traumatic brain injury and in-prison behavioral infractions: a statewide longitudinal study
    Eric J Shiroma
    Department of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29403, USA
    J Correct Health Care 16:273-86. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Impact of pediatric epilepsy: voices from a focus group and implications for public policy change
    Janelle L Wagner
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:161-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Caregiver perceptions of seizure severity in pediatric epilepsy
    Janelle L Wagner
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Nursing, and Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425 5670, USA
    Epilepsia 50:2102-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint The relationship of coping behaviors to depressive symptoms in youth with epilepsy: an examination of caregiver and youth proxy report
    Janelle L Wagner
    Medical University of South Carolina, College of Nursing, 99 Jonathan Lucas St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:86-92. 2012
  9. doi request reprint A hopelessness model of depressive symptoms in youth with epilepsy
    Janelle L Wagner
    Medical University of South Carolina, Developmental Pediatrics, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:89-96. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of psychological symptoms 1 year after traumatic brain injury: a population-based, epidemiological study
    Michael D Horner
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC29401, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:74-83. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of traumatic brain injury among prisoners in South Carolina
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:E11-20. 2012
    ..To determine lifetime prevalence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a statewide sample of prisoners...
  2. doi request reprint A population-based study of risk of epilepsy after hospitalization for traumatic brain injury
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South California 29425, USA
    Epilepsia 51:891-8. 2010
    ..It also identifies characteristics related to development of PTE within this population...
  3. doi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported epilepsy, health care access, and health behaviors among adults in South Carolina
    Pamela L Ferguson
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425 8350, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 13:529-34. 2008
    ..Persons with epilepsy were more likely to smoke and have less physical activity. Persons with epilepsy need better access to health care, as well as interventions focused on smoking cessation and increased physical activity...
  4. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with stigma in adults with epilepsy
    Gigi Smith
    College of Nursing and Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:484-90. 2009
    ..This information may be used to target and develop evidence-based interventions for adults with epilepsy at high risk for perceived stigma, as well as to inform epilepsy research in self-management...
  5. doi request reprint Association of medically attended traumatic brain injury and in-prison behavioral infractions: a statewide longitudinal study
    Eric J Shiroma
    Department of Medicine, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29403, USA
    J Correct Health Care 16:273-86. 2010
    ..44, 95% CI: 1.45, 4.12). A clearer understanding of inmates with a history of TBI and further examination of the association of TBI and behavioral infractions are needed...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of pediatric epilepsy: voices from a focus group and implications for public policy change
    Janelle L Wagner
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:161-5. 2009
    ..Qualitative analysis revealed three themes highlighting medical, educational, and social challenges of youth with epilepsy. Implications include recommendations for improvements in public awareness and public policy change...
  7. doi request reprint Caregiver perceptions of seizure severity in pediatric epilepsy
    Janelle L Wagner
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Nursing, and Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425 5670, USA
    Epilepsia 50:2102-9. 2009
    ..Severity ratings are necessary for medical, psychological, and epidemiologic investigations. Adults with epilepsy have been evaluated more than youth with epilepsy...
  8. doi request reprint The relationship of coping behaviors to depressive symptoms in youth with epilepsy: an examination of caregiver and youth proxy report
    Janelle L Wagner
    Medical University of South Carolina, College of Nursing, 99 Jonathan Lucas St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 24:86-92. 2012
    ..These results imply that youth coping and suicidal ideation are important to assess in relation to depressive symptoms and that youth report of these symptoms is particularly salient to the evaluation of youth functioning...
  9. doi request reprint A hopelessness model of depressive symptoms in youth with epilepsy
    Janelle L Wagner
    Medical University of South Carolina, Developmental Pediatrics, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:89-96. 2009
    ..To test the cognitive diathesis-stress and mediational components of the theory of learned hopelessness in youth with epilepsy...
  10. doi request reprint Predictors of psychological symptoms 1 year after traumatic brain injury: a population-based, epidemiological study
    Michael D Horner
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC29401, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:74-83. 2008
    ..To examine self-reported psychological symptoms 1 year after traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a population-based sample...
  11. doi request reprint Intensive care unit bounce back in trauma patients: an analysis of unplanned returns to the intensive care unit
    Samir M Fakhry
    Department of Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29245, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1528-33. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to review ICU BB and define ICU discharge variables that may be predictive of BB...
  12. ncbi request reprint Why pulmonary tuberculosis recurs: a population-based epidemiological study
    Anbesaw W Selassie
    Department of Biometry and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:519-25. 2005
    ..To evaluate the factors associated with recurrent pulmonary tuberculosis using a well-defined, population-based tuberculosis registry system...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patterns of alcohol use 1 year after traumatic brain injury: a population-based, epidemiological study
    Michael David Horner
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401 5799, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:322-30. 2005
    ..There was no association between drinking patterns and TBI severity...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of traumatic brain injury in an offender population: a meta-analysis
    Eric J Shiroma
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South, Carolina, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:E1-10. 2012
    ..25 (95% confidence interval: 48.08 to 72.41). A truer estimate of TBI prevalence in offending populations could lead to more appropriate resource allocation, screening, and management of offenders...
  15. doi request reprint Prevalence of traumatic brain injury in an offender population: a meta-analysis
    Eric J Shiroma
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Correct Health Care 16:147-59. 2010
    ..25 (95% confidence interval: 48.08 to 72.41). A truer estimate of TBI prevalence in offending populations could lead to more appropriate resource allocation, screening, and management of offenders...