Mark R Lovell

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Examining concussion rates and return to play in high school football players wearing newer helmet technology: a three-year prospective cohort study
    Micky Collins
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Concussion Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Pittsburgh Medical Center for Sports Medicine, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:275-86; discussion 275-86. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Recovery from mild concussion in high school athletes
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg 98:296-301. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint New developments in the evaluation of sports-related concussion
    Mark R Lovell
    Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15228, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:287-92. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of symptoms following sports-related concussion: reliability and normative data for the post-concussion scale
    Mark R Lovell
    UPMC Center for Sports Medicine 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 13:166-74. 2006
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Recovery from sports concussion in high school and collegiate athletes
    Michael P McClincy
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 20:33-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint On-field predictors of neuropsychological and symptom deficit following sports-related concussion
    Michael W Collins
    UPMC Sports Concussion Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, U S A
    Clin J Sport Med 13:222-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between postconcussion headache and neuropsychological test performance in high school athletes
    Michael W Collins
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:168-73. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Grade 1 or "ding" concussions in high school athletes
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:47-54. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The relation between post concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance in concussed athletes
    Vanessa C Fazio
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:207-16. 2007

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Examining concussion rates and return to play in high school football players wearing newer helmet technology: a three-year prospective cohort study
    Micky Collins
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Concussion Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Pittsburgh Medical Center for Sports Medicine, Pennsylvania 15206, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:275-86; discussion 275-86. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare concussion rates and recovery times for athletes wearing newer helmet technology compared to traditional helmet design...
  2. ncbi request reprint Recovery from mild concussion in high school athletes
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurosurg 98:296-301. 2003
    ..A computerized neuropsychological test battery was conducted to evaluate memory dysfunction and self-reporting of symptoms in a group of high school athletes who had suffered concussion...
  3. ncbi request reprint New developments in the evaluation of sports-related concussion
    Mark R Lovell
    Center for Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15228, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:287-92. 2002
    ..There have been a number of exciting advances in the clinical management of concussion over the past several years. This article reviews new developments in concussion diagnosis technologies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Measurement of symptoms following sports-related concussion: reliability and normative data for the post-concussion scale
    Mark R Lovell
    UPMC Center for Sports Medicine 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 13:166-74. 2006
    ..Data from a subsample of 52 concussed athletes seen 3 times post-injury are presented to illustrate symptom reporting patterns during the initial recovery period. General guidelines for the clinical use of the scale are provided...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recovery from sports concussion in high school and collegiate athletes
    Michael P McClincy
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 20:33-9. 2006
    ..Neuropsychological testing is a valuable tool in concussion diagnosis and management. ImPACT, a computerized neuropsychological testing program, consists of eight cognitive tasks and a 21-item symptom inventory...
  7. ncbi request reprint On-field predictors of neuropsychological and symptom deficit following sports-related concussion
    Michael W Collins
    UPMC Sports Concussion Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, U S A
    Clin J Sport Med 13:222-9. 2003
    ..Investigate the relationship between on-field markers of concussion severity and postinjury neuropsychological and symptom presentation in an athlete-specific population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship between postconcussion headache and neuropsychological test performance in high school athletes
    Michael W Collins
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:168-73. 2003
    ..The relevance of headache to outcome after sports-related concussion is poorly understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Grade 1 or "ding" concussions in high school athletes
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:47-54. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the utility of a current concussion management guideline in classifying and managing mild concussion...
  10. ncbi request reprint The relation between post concussion symptoms and neurocognitive performance in concussed athletes
    Vanessa C Fazio
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:207-16. 2007
    ..This study underscores the importance of neurocognitive testing in the assessment of concussion sequelae and recovery...
  11. doi request reprint Neurocognitive and symptom predictors of recovery in high school athletes
    Brian Lau
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:216-21. 2009
    ..The recently proposed simple versus complex concussion classification was examined and specific symptom clusters were identified...
  12. pmc Postconcussive symptoms are associated with compensatory cortical recruitment during a working memory task
    Jamie E Pardini
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 67:1020-7; discussion 1027-8. 2010
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  13. pmc Concussion in sports: postconcussive activity levels, symptoms, and neurocognitive performance
    Cynthia W Majerske
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Athl Train 43:265-74. 2008
    ..Evidence suggests that athletes engaging in high-intensity activities after concussion have more difficulties with cognitive recovery...
  14. doi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of subacute computerized neurocognitive testing and symptom evaluation in predicting outcomes after sports-related concussion
    Brian C Lau
    UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:1209-16. 2011
    ..Determining prognosis during subacute recovery after sports concussion will help clinicians more confidently address return-to-play and academic decisions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cumulative effects of concussion in high school athletes
    Michael W Collins
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine Concussion Program, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3200 S Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Neurosurgery 51:1175-9; discussion 1180-1. 2002
    ..The current study was conducted to investigate the relationship between concussion history in high school athletes and the on-field presentation of symptoms after subsequent concussion...
  16. doi request reprint Cutoff scores in neurocognitive testing and symptom clusters that predict protracted recovery from concussions in high school athletes
    Brian C Lau
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:371-9; discussion 379. 2012
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  17. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic migraine characteristics in athletes following sports-related concussion
    Jason P Mihalik
    Department of Sports Medicine and Nutrition, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    J Neurosurg 102:850-5. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Functional brain abnormalities are related to clinical recovery and time to return-to-play in athletes
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15203, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:352-9; discussion 359-60. 2007
    ..The relationship between athlete reports of symptoms, neurophysiological activation, and neuropsychological functioning is investigated in a sample of high school athletes...
  19. ncbi request reprint The relevance of neuropsychologic testing for sports-related head injuries
    Mark R Lovell
    UPMC Sports Medicine, 3200 South Water Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 1:7-11. 2002
    ..This article reviews the relevance of neuropsychologic testing for the sports medicine physician...
  20. doi request reprint Psychometric data for the NFL neuropsychological test battery
    Mark R Lovell
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 18:197-209. 2011
    ..We present a factor analysis of these baseline data on 513 athletes who completed all of the neuropsychological tests and present normative psychometric data on the multiple baseline tests employed...
  21. doi request reprint Vestibular rehabilitation for dizziness and balance disorders after concussion
    Bara A Alsalaheen
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Phys Ther 34:87-93. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of vestibular rehabilitation in reducing dizziness and to improve gait and balance function in people after concussion...
  22. doi request reprint Concussion management in the child and adolescent athlete
    Mark R Lovell
    Sports Medicine Concussion Program, The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, North Huntingdon, PA 15203, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 7:12-5. 2008
    ..Neurodevelopmental differences between adult and child athletes are highlighted and new developments in the management of concussion in youth sports are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does age play a role in recovery from sports-related concussion? A comparison of high school and collegiate athletes
    Melvin Field
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Sports Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Pediatr 142:546-53. 2003
    ..To evaluate symptoms and neurocognitive recovery patterns after sports-related concussion in high school and college athletes...
  24. doi 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint Interpreting change on ImPACT following sport concussion
    Grant L Iverson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia and Riverview Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:460-7. 2003
    ..Applying these confidence intervals allows more precise determinations of deterioration, improvement, and recovery in the initial days following concussion...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cumulative effects of concussion in amateur athletes
    Grant L Iverson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Inj 18:433-43. 2004
    ..To examine the possibility that athletes with multiple concussions show cumulative effects of injury...
  27. ncbi request reprint Concussion in professional football: neuropsychological testing--part 6
    Elliot J Pellman
    Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Committee, National Football League, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 55:1290-303; discussion 1303-5. 2004
    ..The National Football League (NFL) neuropsychological testing program is reviewed, and neuropsychological test data are presented on various samples of NFL athletes who sustained concussion (mild traumatic brain injury, MTBI)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Relation between subjective fogginess and neuropsychological testing following concussion
    Grant L Iverson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:904-6. 2004
    ..Thus, athletes with any degree of self-reported fogginess at one-week post injury are likely to have adverse effects from their concussions in multiple domains...
  29. ncbi request reprint Validity of ImPACT for measuring processing speed following sports-related concussion
    Grant L Iverson
    University of British Columbia and Riverview Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:683-9. 2005
    ..It appears as if the Processing Speed Composite, Reaction Time Composite, and SDMT are measuring a similar underlying construct in this sample of concussed amateur athletes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity and specificity of the ImPACT Test Battery for concussion in athletes
    Philip Schatz
    Saint Joseph s University, 5600 City Avenue, Post Hall 222, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:91-9. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint Concussion in professional football: recovery of NFL and high school athletes assessed by computerized neuropsychological testing--Part 12
    Elliot J Pellman
    ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP, Lake Success, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 58:263-74; discussion 263-74. 2006
    ..Acute recovery from concussion (mild traumatic brain injury) is assessed in samples of NFL and high school athletes evaluated within days of injury...
  32. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological evaluation in the diagnosis and management of sports-related concussion
    Rosemarie Scolaro Moser
    RSM Psychology Center, LLC, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:909-16. 2007
    ..The National Academy of Neuropsychology recommends neuropsychological evaluation for the diagnosis, treatment, and management of sports-related concussion at all levels of play...
  33. ncbi request reprint Tracking neuropsychological recovery following concussion in sport
    Grant L Iverson
    University of British Columbia and Riverview Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Brain Inj 20:245-52. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to illustrate the serial use of computerized neuropsychological screening with ImPACT to monitor recovery in a clinical case series of injured athletes...
  34. ncbi request reprint The "value added" of neurocognitive testing after sports-related concussion
    Derk A van Kampen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Sports Med 34:1630-5. 2006
    ..Relying only on athletes' reports of symptoms may result in premature return of athletes to contact sport, potentially exposing them to additional injury...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of mouthguards in reducing neurocognitive deficits following sports-related cerebral concussion
    Jason P Mihalik
    Sports Medicine Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Dent Traumatol 23:14-20. 2007
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