T A Novack

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Return to driving within 5 years of moderate-severe traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Brain Inj 24:464-71. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome after traumatic brain injury: pathway analysis of contributions from premorbid, injury severity, and recovery variables
    T A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:300-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint UFOV performance and driving ability following traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Brain Inj 20:455-61. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Impact of early administration of sertraline on depressive symptoms in the first year after traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7330, USA
    J Neurotrauma 26:1921-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and functional recovery at 6 and 12 months post-TBI
    T A Novack
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35249 7330, USA
    Brain Inj 14:987-96. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Orientation Log, relative to the Galveston Orientation and Amnesia Test
    T A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Spain Rehabilitation Center, 35233, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 15:957-61. 2000
  7. doi request reprint Impact of early administration of sertraline on cognitive and behavioral recovery in the first year after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    James H Banos
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:357-61. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Amantadine to improve neurorecovery in traumatic brain injury-associated diffuse axonal injury: a pilot double-blind randomized trial
    Jay M Meythaler
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spain Rehabilitation Center R157, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 6th Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35249 7330, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:300-13. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Sertraline to improve arousal and alertness in severe traumatic brain injury secondary to motor vehicle crashes
    J M Meythaler
    University of Alabama at Birmingham Model Traumatic Brain Injury System Spain Rehabilitation Center, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Brain Inj 15:321-31. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Validation of a model for evaluating outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Beverly A Bush
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, 1530 3rd Avenue S, CPM253, Birmingham, AL 35294 0018, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1803-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Return to driving within 5 years of moderate-severe traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    Brain Inj 24:464-71. 2010
    ..To examine return to driving and variables associated with that activity in a longitudinal database...
  2. ncbi request reprint Outcome after traumatic brain injury: pathway analysis of contributions from premorbid, injury severity, and recovery variables
    T A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:300-5. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint UFOV performance and driving ability following traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    Brain Inj 20:455-61. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between performance on the Useful Field of View Test (UFOV) and driving performance following traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of early administration of sertraline on depressive symptoms in the first year after traumatic brain injury
    Thomas A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7330, USA
    J Neurotrauma 26:1921-8. 2009
    ..There is no basis from this study to assume that sertraline administered early in recovery after TBI, when neurotransmitter functioning is often altered, has ongoing effects on the serotonin system after sertraline is discontinued...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and functional recovery at 6 and 12 months post-TBI
    T A Novack
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35249 7330, USA
    Brain Inj 14:987-96. 2000
    ..The results of this study provide important information regarding the time course of TBI recovery...
  6. ncbi request reprint Validity of the Orientation Log, relative to the Galveston Orientation and Amnesia Test
    T A Novack
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Spain Rehabilitation Center, 35233, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 15:957-61. 2000
    ..To establish the validity of the Orientation Log (O-Log) by comparison with the Galveston Orientation and Amnesia Test (GOAT)...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of early administration of sertraline on cognitive and behavioral recovery in the first year after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury
    James H Banos
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:357-61. 2010
    ..To assess the efficacy of sertraline administered in the first 3 months after moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) in improving cognitive and behavioral outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Amantadine to improve neurorecovery in traumatic brain injury-associated diffuse axonal injury: a pilot double-blind randomized trial
    Jay M Meythaler
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Spain Rehabilitation Center R157, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 6th Avenue, Birmingham, AL 35249 7330, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:300-13. 2002
    ..Because of its affect on both dopamine and N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) channels, amantadine has been the subject of considerable interest and clinical use in acute TBI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sertraline to improve arousal and alertness in severe traumatic brain injury secondary to motor vehicle crashes
    J M Meythaler
    University of Alabama at Birmingham Model Traumatic Brain Injury System Spain Rehabilitation Center, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Brain Inj 15:321-31. 2001
    ..Serotonin is a major inhibitory as well an excitatory neurotransmitter, and serotonergic neurons modulate the activity of brain regions responsible for motor control, arousal, attention, and emotional regulation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Validation of a model for evaluating outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Beverly A Bush
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Alabama, 1530 3rd Avenue S, CPM253, Birmingham, AL 35294 0018, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:1803-7. 2003
    ..To validate a model that examines the contribution of premorbid variables, injury severity, and functional and cognitive status to outcome 1 year after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  11. pmc Treatment consent capacity in patients with traumatic brain injury across a range of injury severity
    K L Triebel
    Department of Neurology, Division of Neuropsychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, USA
    Neurology 78:1472-8. 2012
    ..To investigate medical decision-making capacity (MDC) in patients with acute traumatic brain injury (TBI) across a range of injury severity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Occupational categories and return to work after traumatic brain injury: a multicenter study
    William C Walker
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0661, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1576-82. 2006
    ..To further evaluate determinants of return to work (RTW) after traumatic brain injury (TBI), with focus on the relation between preinjury occupational category and RTW outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Racial differences in employment outcome after traumatic brain injury at 1, 2, and 5 years postinjury
    Kelli W Gary
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1699-707. 2009
    ..Gary KW, Arango-Lasprilla JC, Ketchum JM, Kreutzer JS, Copolillo A, Novack TA, Jha A. Racial differences in employment outcome after traumatic brain injury at 1, 2, and 5 years postinjury...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impairment and partial recovery of medical decision-making capacity in traumatic brain injury: a 6-month longitudinal study
    Daniel C Marson
    Department of Neurology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:889-95. 2005
    ..To investigate empirically change in medical decision-making capacity (MDC) in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  15. doi request reprint Recommendations for the use of common outcome measures in traumatic brain injury research
    Elisabeth A Wilde
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1650-1660.e17. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Current concepts: diffuse axonal injury-associated traumatic brain injury
    J M Meythaler
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, 35249 7330, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:1461-71. 2001
    ..To review the probable physical, physiologic mechanisms that result in the medical and neuropsychologic complications of diffuse axonal injury (DAI)-associated traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reliable serial measurement of cognitive processes in rehabilitation: the Cognitive Log
    Amy L Alderson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:668-72. 2003
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  18. doi request reprint Feasibility of a brief neuropsychologic test battery during acute inpatient rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury
    Kathleen Kalmar
    JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute at JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ 08818, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:942-9. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Use of the WCST and the WCST-64 in the assessment of traumatic brain injury
    Mark Sherer
    Neuropsychology Department, Methodist Rehabilitation Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 25:512-20. 2003
    ..0002). These findings support theuse of the WCST-64 in early evaluations of persons with moderate and severe TBI...
  20. ncbi request reprint Awareness of behavioral, cognitive, and physical deficits in acute traumatic brain injury
    Tessa Hart
    Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute and Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1450-6. 2004
    ..To compare awareness of deficit in 3 domains of function (physical, cognitive, behavioral/emotional) in acute traumatic brain injury (TBI), controlling for severity of impairment in the different domains...
  21. ncbi request reprint Measuring recovery of orientation during acute rehabilitation for traumatic brain injury: value and expectations of recovery
    Amy L Alderso
    Inpatient Neuropsychology, Acquired Brain Injury Program, Shepherd Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30309 1402, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:210-9. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of reference frames on asymmetries in Troxler's effect
    John J Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH 45207 6511, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 94:29-38. 2002
    ..The horizontal and vertical asymmetries were replicated and consistent with a viewer-centered rather than an environment-centered reference frame...
  23. ncbi request reprint Gender and traumatic brain injury: do the sexes fare differently?
    Jonathan J Ratcliff
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Brain Inj 21:1023-30. 2007
    ..To examine the relationship between gender and cognitive recovery 1 year following traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  24. ncbi request reprint The dilemma of the control condition in experience-based cognitive and behavioural treatment research
    Tessa Hart
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 18:1-21. 2008
    ..Recommendations for selecting and developing control groups that maximise both equipoise and participant enrolment/retention are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological assessment and employment outcome after traumatic brain injury: a review
    Mark Sherer
    Methodist Rehabilitation Center, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:157-78. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationship between neuropsychological test performance and productivity at 1-year following traumatic brain injury
    Timothy B Atchison
    Department of Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:249-65. 2004
    ..The results also indicate that inability to complete neuropsychological tests at 1 year post-injury is associated with non-productive activity...