Ronald M Ruff
- Two decades of advances in understanding of mild traumatic brain injuryRonald Ruff
Francisco Clinical Neurosciences, University of California, 909 Hdye St, Suite 620, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 20:5-18. 2005..This historical review offers the conclusion that we have focused for too long on diagnostic challenges, without similarly focusing on treatment. It is time that we advance efficacious treatments for the Miserable Minority...
- Recommendations for diagnosing a mild traumatic brain injury: a National Academy of Neuropsychology education paperRonald M Ruff
San Francisco Clinical Neurosciences, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:3-10. 2009..Finally, confounding factors mentioned in both definitions that should exclude a mild TBI diagnosis are summarized...
- Selecting the appropriate psychotherapies for individuals with traumatic brain injury: what works and what does not?Ronald Ruff
San Francisco Clinical Neurosciences, University of California San Francisco, 909 Hyde Street, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
NeuroRehabilitation 32:771-9. 2013..In addition, mood changes in TBI patients are also caused by vocational and financial losses...
- Best practice guidelines for forensic neuropsychological examinations of patients with traumatic brain injuryRonald Ruff
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 24:131-40. 2009..Guidelines for both the diagnosis of mild TBI and the diagnosis of postconcussional disorder are included...
- Mild traumatic brain injury and neural recovery: rethinking the debateRonald M Ruff
San Francisco Clinical Neurosciences, 909 Hyde Street, Suite 620, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
NeuroRehabilitation 28:167-80. 2011..Moreover, this diagnostic framework attempts to expand discipline-based approaches with a patient-based understanding...
- Comparison of subjective cognitive complaints with neuropsychological tests in individuals with mild vs more severe traumatic brain injuriesChristina Weyer Jamora
University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Brain Inj 26:36-47. 2012....
- A friendly critique of neuropsychology: facing the challenges of our futureRonald M Ruff
St Mary s Medical Center, 450 Stanyan Street, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:847-64. 2003..Just as we expect from the disciplines responsible for physical and emotional health, we must provide a combination of diagnostic and treatment services for cognitive health...
- Geriatric neuropsychology: implications for front line cliniciansChristina Weyer Jamora
San Francisco Clinical Neurosciences, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA, USA
NeuroRehabilitation 23:381-94. 2008..Finally, future implications are discussed for advancing the neuropsychologist's role in evaluating and treating older individuals...