Linda Ewing-Cobbs

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Assessing recovery and disability after physical trauma: the Pediatric Injury Functional Outcome Scale
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at HoustonDepartment of Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:653-65. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Social interaction in young children with inflicted and accidental traumatic brain injury: relations with family resources and social outcomes
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics and Children s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:497-507. 2013
  3. pmc Social communication in young children with traumatic brain injury: relations with corpus callosum morphometry
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics and Children s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, United States
    Int J Dev Neurosci 30:247-54. 2012
  4. pmc Late intellectual and academic outcomes following traumatic brain injury sustained during early childhood
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 70030, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:287-96. 2006
  5. pmc Arrested development and disrupted callosal microstructure following pediatric traumatic brain injury: relation to neurobehavioral outcomes
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Neuroimage 42:1305-15. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Executive functions following traumatic brain injury in young children: a preliminary analysis
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin, Suite 2401, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 26:487-512. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling of longitudinal academic achievement scores after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 25:107-33. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in working memory after traumatic brain injury in children
    Harvey S Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:240-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Development and organization of the human brain tissue compartments across the lifespan using diffusion tensor imaging
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neuroreport 18:1735-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial outcome of TBI in children with unilateral frontal lesions
    Harvey S Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:305-16. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2004
  5. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2004
  6. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2003
  7. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2002
  8. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2001
  9. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2000

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Assessing recovery and disability after physical trauma: the Pediatric Injury Functional Outcome Scale
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at HoustonDepartment of Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:653-65. 2014
    ..To establish reliability and validity of the Pediatric Injury Functional Outcome Scale (PIFOS), a brief injury-specific rating scale covering motor, self-care, communication, social-emotional, cognition, physical, and academic areas...
  2. doi request reprint Social interaction in young children with inflicted and accidental traumatic brain injury: relations with family resources and social outcomes
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics and Children s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:497-507. 2013
    ..Low social responsiveness after TBI may be an early marker for later cognitive and adaptive behavior difficulties...
  3. pmc Social communication in young children with traumatic brain injury: relations with corpus callosum morphometry
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics and Children s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, United States
    Int J Dev Neurosci 30:247-54. 2012
    ..Specific brainbehavior relations indicate early regional specialization of anterior and posterior CC for social communication...
  4. pmc Late intellectual and academic outcomes following traumatic brain injury sustained during early childhood
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 70030, USA
    J Neurosurg 105:287-96. 2006
    ..The present study characterizes intelligence quotient (IQ) and academic outcomes an average of 5.7 years after injury in children who sustained moderate to severe TBI prior to 6 years of age...
  5. pmc Arrested development and disrupted callosal microstructure following pediatric traumatic brain injury: relation to neurobehavioral outcomes
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Neuroimage 42:1305-15. 2008
    ..Increased radial diffusivity was the most sensitive DTI-based surrogate marker of the extent of neuronal damage following TBI; FA was most strongly correlated with neuropsychological outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Executive functions following traumatic brain injury in young children: a preliminary analysis
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7000 Fannin, Suite 2401, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 26:487-512. 2004
    ..The findings of our study are consistent with the rapid development hypothesis, which predicts that skills in a rapid stage of development will be vulnerable to disruption by brain injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Modeling of longitudinal academic achievement scores after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 25:107-33. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in working memory after traumatic brain injury in children
    Harvey S Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Neuropsychology 18:240-7. 2004
    ..The Left Frontal Lesions x Age interaction approached significance. Mechanisms mediating late decline in WM and the effects of left frontal lesions are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Development and organization of the human brain tissue compartments across the lifespan using diffusion tensor imaging
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Neuroreport 18:1735-9. 2007
    ..In contrast, cerebrospinal fluid volume increases linearly with age...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial outcome of TBI in children with unilateral frontal lesions
    Harvey S Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:305-16. 2004
    ..Side of lesion had no effect, nor did presence of an extrafrontal lesion (Study 2). Unilateral frontal lesions adversely affect late psychosocial outcome of TBI in children...
  11. pmc Quantification of the spatiotemporal microstructural organization of the human brain association, projection and commissural pathways across the lifespan using diffusion tensor tractography
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Struct Funct 214:361-73. 2010
    ..Our study provides useful baseline data for the interpretation of data collected from patients...
  12. pmc Mathematical outcomes and working memory in children with TBI and orthopedic injury
    Kimberly P Raghubar
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:254-63. 2013
    ..Results are discussed with reference to models of mathematical cognition and disability and the role of working memory in math learning and performance for children with TBI...
  13. pmc Predicting behavioral deficits in pediatric traumatic brain injury through uncinate fasciculus integrity
    Chad P Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:663-73. 2011
    ..Neuroanatomical biomarkers like the uncinate fasciculus may allow for early identification of behavioral problems and allow for investigation into the relationship of frontotemporal networks to brain-behavior relationships...
  14. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging-based tissue segmentation: validation and application to the developing child and adolescent brain
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2 100 Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuroimage 34:1497-505. 2007
    ..This approach promises to extend DTI utility to both micro and macrostructural aspects of tissue organization...
  15. ncbi request reprint Symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder following traumatic brain injury in children
    Harvey Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:108-18. 2007
    ..The baseline assessment was performed within 1 month post-injury to establish preinjury diagnosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Early brain injury in children: development and reorganization of cognitive function
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 24:669-704. 2003
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  17. pmc Diffusion tensor tractography quantification of the human corpus callosum fiber pathways across the lifespan
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2 100, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Res 1249:91-100. 2009
    ..Our study provides for the first time normative baseline macro- and microstructural age trajectories of the human CC subvolumes across the lifespan that can be helpful for normative behavioral and clinical studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Working memory after traumatic brain injury in children
    Harvey S Levin
    Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Neurol 52:82-8. 2002
    ..The N-back working memory task is feasible for administration to brain-injured children and potentially could be useful for studying brain activation associated with working memory and effects of drug therapy in this group of patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prediction and stability of mathematics skill and difficulty
    Rebecca B Martin
    University of Houston, Houston, TX 77004, USA
    J Learn Disabil 46:428-43. 2013
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  20. doi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral attention in children with math difficulties
    Alanna B Gold
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 19:420-37. 2013
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  21. ncbi request reprint Social competence in young children with inflicted traumatic brain injury
    Susan H Landry
    Division of Developmental Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 26:707-33. 2004
    ..Longitudinal follow-up will characterize the long-term consequences of early disruption in joint attention and other behaviors on the development of social and cognitive precursors to executive processes...
  22. pmc Mean diffusivity in the amygdala correlates with anxiety in pediatric TBI
    Jenifer Juranek
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Learning Institute, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, ste 2411, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 6:36-48. 2012
    ..Left amygdala MD in the TBI group accounted for 17.5% of variance in anxiety scores. Anxiety symptoms may be mediated by different mechanisms in patients with TBI or OI...
  23. pmc The effects of pediatric traumatic brain injury on verbal and visual-spatial working memory
    Stephanie Gorman
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, TX, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:29-38. 2012
    ..Findings suggest that WM impairments in TBI are general rather than modality-specific and that severity indices measured over time are better predictors of WM performance than those taken at a single time point...
  24. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome following traumatic brain injury in young children
    Mary R Prasad
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 36:64-74. 2002
    ..Pupillary abnormalities were associated with poorer motor outcome. Neither age at injury nor the Injury Severity Score accounted for significant variability in outcomes...
  25. pmc Quantitative diffusion tensor tractography of association and projection fibers in normally developing children and adolescents
    Thomas J Eluvathingal
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:2760-8. 2007
    ..This study provides normative data essential for the interpretation of pediatric brain DTT measurements in both health and disease...
  26. pmc Quantitative diffusion tensor imaging and intellectual outcomes in spina bifida: laboratory investigation
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, 2 Pediatrics University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 2:75-82. 2008
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  27. doi request reprint Autologous bone marrow mononuclear cell therapy for severe traumatic brain injury in children
    Charles S Cox
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and Children s Memorial Hermann Hospital, University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Neurosurgery 68:588-600. 2011
    ..Numerous preclinical studies suggest that bone marrow-derived mononuclear cells (BMMNCs), their derivative cells (marrow stromal cells), or similar cells (umbilical cord blood cells) offer neuroprotection...
  28. pmc Neocortical reorganization in spina bifida
    Jenifer Juranek
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Texas, USA
    Neuroimage 40:1516-22. 2008
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  29. pmc Diffusion tensor quantification of the macrostructure and microstructure of human midsagittal corpus callosum across the lifespan
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Health Science Center Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    NMR Biomed 21:1094-101. 2008
    ..67; P < 1 x 10(-10)). Our results provide preliminary evidence that diffusion tensor anisotropy in the living CC may be related to the number of small myelinated fibers...
  30. doi request reprint Prediction of cognitive sequelae based on abnormal computed tomography findings in children following mild traumatic brain injury
    Harvey S Levin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 1:461-70. 2008
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  31. pmc Development and aging of the healthy human brain uncinate fasciculus across the lifespan using diffusion tensor tractography
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2 100, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Brain Res 1276:67-76. 2009
    ..Results of this study may lend themselves to better understanding of UF role in future behavioral and clinical studies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the errorless learning technique in children with traumatic brain injury
    Julie Landis
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:799-805. 2006
    ..To compare errorless learning with trial-and-error (T&E) learning of declarative facts in children with memory disorders secondary to traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  33. pmc Multimodal quantitative magnetic resonance imaging of thalamic development and aging across the human lifespan: implications to neurodegeneration in multiple sclerosis
    Khader M Hasan
    Departments of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosci 31:16826-32. 2011
    ..2-69.1 years) and MS patients (N = 109, age range = 20.8-68.5 years) to demonstrate early age- and lesion-independent thalamic neurodegeneration...
  34. pmc White matter microstructural abnormalities in children with spina bifida myelomeningocele and hydrocephalus: a diffusion tensor tractography study of the association pathways
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Magn Reson Imaging 27:700-9. 2008
    ..To quantify microstructural abnormalities in the major association pathways of children affected by spina bifida myelomeningocele (SBM) and shunted hydrocephalus using whole-brain diffusion tensor imaging (DTI)...
  35. pmc Recommendations for the use of common outcome measures in pediatric traumatic brain injury research
    Stephen R McCauley
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology, and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, and the Michael E DeBakey Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurotrauma 29:678-705. 2012
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  36. pmc Diffusion tensor quantification of the human midsagittal corpus callosum subdivisions across the lifespan
    Khader M Hasan
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, 6431 Fannin Street, MSB 2 100, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Brain Res 1227:52-67. 2008
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  37. ncbi request reprint Linguistic outcomes following traumatic brain injury in children
    Linda Ewing-Cobbs
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Houston Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    Semin Pediatr Neurol 9:209-17. 2002
    ..The contribution of deficits in fundamental processes, such as working memory and processing speed, to linguistic outcomes requires further investigation...
  38. pmc Cell therapies for traumatic brain injury
    Matthew T Harting
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 24:E18. 2008
    ..In this report the authors discuss the current status of using adult stem cells to treat traumatic brain injury, including the basic cell types and potential mechanisms of action, preclinical data, and the initiation of clinical trials...

Research Grants14

  1. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  3. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  4. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  5. Academic Outcomes After Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  6. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  7. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  8. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  9. ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURY
    Linda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2000
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