Anthony P Kontos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A revised factor structure for the post-concussion symptom scale: baseline and postconcussion factors
    Anthony P Kontos
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:2375-84. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Incidence of sports-related concussion among youth football players aged 8-12 years
    Anthony P Kontos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 163:717-20. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Posttraumatic migraine as a predictor of recovery and cognitive impairment after sport-related concussion
    Anthony P Kontos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:1497-504. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Residual effects of combat-related mild traumatic brain injury
    Anthony P Kontos
    The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Concussion Program, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:680-6. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Depression and neurocognitive performance after concussion among male and female high school and collegiate athletes
    Anthony P Kontos
    UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1751-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Exploring differences in computerized neurocognitive concussion testing between African American and White athletes
    Anthony P Kontos
    UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:734-44. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of soccer heading to computerized neurocognitive performance and symptoms among female and male youth soccer players
    Anthony P Kontos
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, Pennsylvania, USA mail
    Brain Inj 25:1234-41. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of amantadine treatment on symptoms and neurocognitive performance among adolescents following sports-related concussion
    Cara Camiolo Reddy
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:260-5. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Do brain activation changes persist in athletes with a history of multiple concussions who are asymptomatic?
    R J Elbin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 26:1217-25. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of coping responses among high school and college athletes with concussion, orthopedic injuries, and healthy controls
    Anthony P Kontos
    a Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Res Sports Med 21:367-79. 2013

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint A revised factor structure for the post-concussion symptom scale: baseline and postconcussion factors
    Anthony P Kontos
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:2375-84. 2012
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  2. doi request reprint Incidence of sports-related concussion among youth football players aged 8-12 years
    Anthony P Kontos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Pediatr 163:717-20. 2013
    ..To determine the risk of concussion among youth football players (ages 8-12 years)...
  3. doi request reprint Posttraumatic migraine as a predictor of recovery and cognitive impairment after sport-related concussion
    Anthony P Kontos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:1497-504. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Residual effects of combat-related mild traumatic brain injury
    Anthony P Kontos
    The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Concussion Program, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:680-6. 2013
    ..Residual PTSD and mTBI symptoms appear to be more prevalent in personnel with blast mTBI. A dose-response gradient for blast mTBI and symptoms suggests that repeated exposures to these injuries may have lingering effects...
  5. doi request reprint Depression and neurocognitive performance after concussion among male and female high school and collegiate athletes
    Anthony P Kontos
    UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:1751-6. 2012
    ..A secondary objective was to explore age and sex differences...
  6. doi request reprint Exploring differences in computerized neurocognitive concussion testing between African American and White athletes
    Anthony P Kontos
    UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:734-44. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Relationship of soccer heading to computerized neurocognitive performance and symptoms among female and male youth soccer players
    Anthony P Kontos
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, Pennsylvania, USA mail
    Brain Inj 25:1234-41. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between soccer heading and computerized neurocognitive performance and symptoms in female and male youth soccer players...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of amantadine treatment on symptoms and neurocognitive performance among adolescents following sports-related concussion
    Cara Camiolo Reddy
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:260-5. 2013
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of amantadine in the treatment of symptoms and neurocognitive performance in adolescents following sports-related concussion...
  9. doi request reprint Do brain activation changes persist in athletes with a history of multiple concussions who are asymptomatic?
    R J Elbin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 26:1217-25. 2012
    ..To evaluate brain activation patterns of asymptomatic athletes with a history of two or more concussions...
  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of coping responses among high school and college athletes with concussion, orthopedic injuries, and healthy controls
    Anthony P Kontos
    a Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Res Sports Med 21:367-79. 2013
    ..Females reported more venting than males in the ORTHO and CONTROL groups, but not in the CONCUSS group. In conclusion, concussed athletes may not engage in coping to the same extent as athletes with other injuries. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint The relationship of symptoms and neurocognitive performance to perceived recovery from sports-related concussion among adolescent athletes
    Natalie K Sandel
    Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol Child 2:64-9. 2013
    ..These data further support the need for valid and reliable measures for concussion management...
  12. ncbi request reprint Individual and combined effects of LD and ADHD on computerized neurocognitive concussion test performance: evidence for separate norms
    R J Elbin
    UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 28:476-84. 2013
    ..These findings provide evidence for the development of separate normative data for athletes with LD, ADHD, and LD/ADHD diagnoses on CNT batteries commonly used for concussion management. ..
  13. doi request reprint Which on-field signs/symptoms predict protracted recovery from sport-related concussion among high school football players?
    Brian C Lau
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:2311-8. 2011
    ..Recent studies show that neurocognitive testing and symptom clusters may predict protracted recovery in concussed athletes. On-field signs and symptoms have not been examined empirically as possible predictors of protracted recovery...
  14. doi request reprint Sport-related concussion: "how many is too many?"
    R J Elbin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA
    Transl Stroke Res 4:425-31. 2013
    ..Recent studies incorporating novel brain imaging and electrophysiological technology for assessing residual impairment from multiple concussions are reviewed and the clinical implications of this work are discussed. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Performance of high school adolescents on functional gait and balance measures
    Bara A Alsalaheen
    Department of Physical Therapy Dr Alsalaheen, University of Michigan Flint, Flint, Michigan Department of Physical Therapy Drs Whitney, Furman, and Sparto, Department of Otolaryngology Drs Whitney, Furman, and Sparto, and Department of Orthopedic Surgery Drs Kontos and Collins, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department of Physical Therapy Dr Marchetti, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Department of Rehabilitation Sciences Dr Whitney, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Pediatr Phys Ther 26:191-9. 2014
    ..To describe the performance of high school adolescents during common functional gait and balance measures used in vestibular physical therapy...
  16. doi request reprint Computerized neurocognitive testing within 1 week of sport-related concussion: meta-analytic review and analysis of moderating factors
    Anthony P Kontos
    1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 20:324-32. 2014
    ..20; p < .05). A low to moderate overall effect size of concussion on neurocognitive performance was supported. Subgroup analyses revealed different effect sizes for specific cognitive tasks, types of NCTs, age, and type of sport...
  17. doi request reprint A comprehensive, targeted approach to the clinical care of athletes following sport-related concussion
    Michael W Collins
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UPMC Sports Medicine Concussion Program, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15203, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 22:235-46. 2014
    ....