E Taub

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Method for enhancing real-world use of a more affected arm in chronic stroke: transfer package of constraint-induced movement therapy
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, CPM 712, 1530 3rd Ave, S, Birmingham, AL 35294
    Stroke 44:1383-8. 2013
  2. pmc Constraint-induced movement therapy combined with conventional neurorehabilitation techniques in chronic stroke patients with plegic hands: a case series
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:86-94. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy: a new family of techniques with broad application to physical rehabilitation--a clinical review
    E Taub
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Birmingham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, AL 35233, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 36:237-51. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Constraint-Induced Movement therapy: answers and questions after two decades of research
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:93-5. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint The learned nonuse phenomenon: implications for rehabilitation
    E Taub
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eura Medicophys 42:241-56. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Harnessing brain plasticity through behavioral techniques to produce new treatments in neurorehabilitation
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35291, USA
    Am Psychol 59:692-704. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint AutoCITE: automated delivery of CI therapy with reduced effort by therapists
    Edward Taub
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Stroke 36:1301-4. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of CI therapy for improving motor ability after chronic CNS damage: a development prefigured by paul Bach-y-Rita
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CPM 712, 35294 0018, USA
    J Integr Neurosci 4:465-77. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A placebo-controlled trial of constraint-induced movement therapy for upper extremity after stroke
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 0018, USA
    Stroke 37:1045-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric CI therapy for stroke-induced hemiparesis in young children
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, CPM712, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 10:3-18. 2007

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Publications52

  1. pmc Method for enhancing real-world use of a more affected arm in chronic stroke: transfer package of constraint-induced movement therapy
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, CPM 712, 1530 3rd Ave, S, Birmingham, AL 35294
    Stroke 44:1383-8. 2013
    ..Constraint-induced movement therapy is a set of treatments for rehabilitating motor function after central nervous system damage. We assessed the roles of its 2 main components...
  2. pmc Constraint-induced movement therapy combined with conventional neurorehabilitation techniques in chronic stroke patients with plegic hands: a case series
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 94:86-94. 2013
    ..To determine whether the combination of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) and conventional rehabilitation techniques can produce meaningful motor improvement in chronic stroke patients with initially fisted hands...
  3. ncbi request reprint Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy: a new family of techniques with broad application to physical rehabilitation--a clinical review
    E Taub
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Birmingham Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, AL 35233, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 36:237-51. 1999
    ..The approach has recently been extended to focal hand dystonia of musicians and possibly phantom limb pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Constraint-Induced Movement therapy: answers and questions after two decades of research
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:93-5. 2006
    ..How cost-effective is CI therapy? What are optimal training and other treatment parameters? What patient characteristics moderate the effects of CI therapy? The papers gathered in this special issue address many of these topics...
  5. ncbi request reprint The learned nonuse phenomenon: implications for rehabilitation
    E Taub
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eura Medicophys 42:241-56. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Harnessing brain plasticity through behavioral techniques to produce new treatments in neurorehabilitation
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35291, USA
    Am Psychol 59:692-704. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint AutoCITE: automated delivery of CI therapy with reduced effort by therapists
    Edward Taub
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Stroke 36:1301-4. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a device that automates Constraint-Induced Movement therapy (CI therapy), termed AutoCITE, when only partially supervised by therapists...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of CI therapy for improving motor ability after chronic CNS damage: a development prefigured by paul Bach-y-Rita
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CPM 712, 35294 0018, USA
    J Integr Neurosci 4:465-77. 2005
    ..The work from my laboratory therefore confirms the landmark view of Bach-y-Rita...
  9. ncbi request reprint A placebo-controlled trial of constraint-induced movement therapy for upper extremity after stroke
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 0018, USA
    Stroke 37:1045-9. 2006
    ..A number of studies have reported positive effects for this intervention, but an experiment with a credible placebo control group has not yet been published...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric CI therapy for stroke-induced hemiparesis in young children
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, CPM712, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Dev Neurorehabil 10:3-18. 2007
    ..CI therapy does not make movement normal in children with cerebral palsy with asymmetric upper extremity motor disorders. However, as carried out in this laboratory, it can produce a substantial improvement in a majority of cases...
  11. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced movement therapy to enhance recovery after stroke
    E Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH415, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 3:279-86. 2001
    ..As a result, to be clinically applicable, the CI therapy approach to rehabilitation will likely require a paradigm shift in the delivery of physical rehabilitation services...
  12. ncbi request reprint New treatments in neurorehabilitation founded on basic research
    Edward Taub
    Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CPM 712, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0018, USA
    Nat Rev Neurosci 3:228-36. 2002
    ..The ongoing changes in rehabilitation strategies might well amount to an impending paradigm shift in this field...
  13. pmc Treatment of congenital hemiparesis with pediatric constraint-induced movement therapy
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Child Neurol 26:1163-73. 2011
    ..Thus, Constraint-Induced Movement therapy appears to be efficacious for young children with hemiparesis consequent to congenital stroke...
  14. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of constraint-induced movement therapy for children with cerebral palsy with asymmetric motor impairment
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0018, USA
    Pediatrics 113:305-12. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the applicability of this intervention to young children with cerebral palsy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Improved motor recovery after stroke and massive cortical reorganization following Constraint-Induced Movement therapy
    Edward Taub
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CPM 712, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1170, USA
    Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am 14:S77-91, ix. 2003
    ..CI therapy constitutes a new approach to neurorehabilitation and, with continued investigation, elaboration, and application to clinical settings, it seems to hold considerable promise...
  16. ncbi request reprint Neuroplasticity and constraint-induced movement therapy
    V W Mark
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 619 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eura Medicophys 42:269-84. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced movement therapy: characterizing the intervention protocol
    D M Morris
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Eura Medicophys 42:257-68. 2006
    ..This paper provides a detailed description of the multiple treatment elements included in the CI therapy protocol as used in our research laboratory. Our aim is to improve understanding of CI therapy and the research supporting its use...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Motor Activity Log-28: assessing daily use of the hemiparetic arm after stroke
    G Uswatte
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Neurology 67:1189-94. 2006
    ..Before the Motor Activity Log (MAL) was developed, no instruments assessed spontaneous use of a hemiparetic arm outside the treatment setting...
  19. ncbi request reprint The reliability of the wolf motor function test for assessing upper extremity function after stroke
    D M Morris
    Division of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama, Birmingham 35294, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82:750-5. 2001
    ..To examine the reliability of the Wolf Motor Function Test (WMFT) for assessing upper extremity motor function in adults with hemiplegia...
  20. ncbi request reprint Functional reorganization and recovery after constraint-induced movement therapy in subacute stroke: case reports
    Tony Ro
    Department of Psychology, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    Neurocase 12:50-60. 2006
    ....
  21. doi request reprint Constraint-Induced Movement therapy can improve hemiparetic progressive multiple sclerosis. Preliminary findings
    V W Mark
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7330, USA
    Mult Scler 14:992-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether Constraint-Induced Movement therapy (CI therapy) may benefit chronic upper extremity hemiparesis in progressive multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cognitive assessment for CI therapy in the outpatient clinic
    Victor W Mark
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35249 7330, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:139-46. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Contribution of the shaping and restraint components of Constraint-Induced Movement therapy to treatment outcome
    Gitendra Uswatte
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:147-56. 2006
    ..These variables, however, were confounded with between-group differences in training intensity, limiting confidence in this conclusion...
  24. ncbi request reprint Employment in households with stroke after Constraint-Induced Movement therapy
    Stephen T Mennemeyer
    Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:157-65. 2006
    ..Our preliminary finding regarding return to work by caregivers of stroke patients post-CI therapy warrants further study using prospective methods and randomized, controlled designs...
  25. ncbi request reprint A treatment for a chronic stroke patient with a plegic hand combining CI therapy with conventional rehabilitation procedures: case report
    Mary H Bowman
    Department of Psychology, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:167-76. 2006
    ..In follow-up, the participant had good retention of his gains in motor performance and use of his more affected arm for real world activities after 3 months; after a one-week brush-up at 3 months, and at one year post-treatment...
  26. pmc Improvement after constraint-induced movement therapy is independent of infarct location in chronic stroke patients
    Lynne V Gauthier
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Stroke 40:2468-72. 2009
    ..More important, however, our study also used these techniques to evaluate whether infarct location could influence motor outcomes after Constraint-Induced Movement therapy (CI therapy), a specific and controlled form of physical therapy...
  27. pmc Remodeling the brain: plastic structural brain changes produced by different motor therapies after stroke
    Lynne V Gauthier
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Stroke 39:1520-5. 2008
    ..This study evaluated whether evidence could also be found for structural brain changes during an efficacious rehabilitation program...
  28. ncbi request reprint MRI infarction load and CI therapy outcomes for chronic post-stroke hemiparesis
    Victor W Mark
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35249 7330, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 26:13-33. 2008
    ..In most studies of clinical-radiological correspondences, infarct volume has been found to predict clinical status...
  29. ncbi request reprint The influence of neuropsychological characteristics on the use of CI therapy with persons with traumatic brain injury
    David M Morris
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 1212, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:131-7. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of these neuropsychological factors for CI therapy used for chronic TBI and propose further research to more thoroughly investigate these issues...
  30. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced movement therapy for recovery of upper-limb function following traumatic brain injury
    Sharon E Shaw
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, RMSB 360, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 42:769-78. 2005
    ..More-adherent participants had more improvement compared with less-adherent participants. These preliminary results suggest that CI therapy may be effective for improving UL motor function following chronic TBI...
  31. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of the upper-extremity Motor Activity Log-14 for measuring real-world arm use
    Gitendra Uswatte
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Stroke 36:2493-6. 2005
    ..This article examines the psychometrics of the 14-item version of this instrument in 2 chronic stroke samples with mild-to-moderate upper-extremity hemiparesis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Pediatric constraint-induced movement therapy for a young child with cerebral palsy: two episodes of care
    Stephanie C DeLuca
    Civitan International Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Phys Ther 83:1003-13. 2003
    ..This case report describes the use of "Pediatric Constraint-Induced Therapy (Pediatric CI Therapy)" given on 2 separate occasions for a young child with quadriparetic cerebral palsy...
  33. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced movement therapy for chronic stroke hemiparesis and other disabilities
    Victor W Mark
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Restor Neurol Neurosci 22:317-36. 2004
    ..We conclude by recommending future areas for research on CI therapy...
  34. ncbi request reprint Objective measurement of functional upper-extremity movement using accelerometer recordings transformed with a threshold filter
    G Uswatte
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Stroke 31:662-7. 2000
    ..Previous attempts to use accelerometry to measure extremity movement have failed because of unacceptable variability. This problem has been addressed here by use of a threshold filter...
  35. ncbi request reprint Poststroke cerebral peduncular atrophy correlates with a measure of corticospinal tract injury in the cerebral hemisphere
    V W Mark
    Department of Physical Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35249 7330, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 29:354-8. 2008
    ....
  36. doi request reprint A method for standardizing procedures in rehabilitation: use in the extremity constraint induced therapy evaluation multisite randomized controlled trial
    David M Morris
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:663-8. 2009
    ....
  37. pmc Retention of upper limb function in stroke survivors who have received constraint-induced movement therapy: the EXCITE randomised trial
    Steven L Wolf
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Lancet Neurol 7:33-40. 2008
    ..The EXCITE trial has previously shown the efficacy of this intervention for patients 3-9 months poststroke who were followed-up for the next 12 months. We assessed the retention of improvements 24 months after the intervention...
  38. ncbi request reprint Methods for a multisite randomized trial to investigate the effect of constraint-induced movement therapy in improving upper extremity function among adults recovering from a cerebrovascular stroke
    Carolee J Winstein
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar Street, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089 9006, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 17:137-52. 2003
    ..Secondary outcomes concern function, behavior, and compliance. This is the first multisite, single-blind RCT of a formal training intervention for upper extremity rehabilitation in subacute stroke in the United States...
  39. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced therapy in stroke: magnetic-stimulation motor maps and cerebral activation
    George F Wittenberg
    Human Cortical Physiology Section, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 17:48-57. 2003
    ..Both changes may reflect improved ability of upper motor neurons to produce movement...
  40. ncbi request reprint Extending the Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) approach to cognitive functions: Constraint-Induced Aphasia Therapy (CIAT) of chronic aphasia
    Marcus Meinzer
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    NeuroRehabilitation 22:311-8. 2007
    ..The observation of reorganizational changes in brain activity following intensive language training add to previous evidence that CIMT-based therapy may lead to macroscopic remodelling of cortical network architecture...
  41. ncbi request reprint Longer versus shorter daily constraint-induced movement therapy of chronic hemiparesis: an exploratory study
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Liverpool
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1374-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate and compare the effects of 3-hour versus 6-hour daily training sessions in constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT)...
  42. ncbi request reprint The case for CI therapy
    Edward Taub
    J Rehabil Res Dev 40:xiii-xv; author reply xv-xvi. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint The EXCITE trial: attributes of the Wolf Motor Function Test in patients with subacute stroke
    Steven L Wolf
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30345, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 19:194-205. 2005
    ..The WMFT discriminates higher from lower functioning participants tested across research sites. Comparable findings using the FMA support the criterion validity of the WMFT...
  44. ncbi request reprint Distributed form of constraint-induced movement therapy improves functional outcome and quality of life after stroke
    Christian Dettmers
    Neurologisches Therapiecentrum, Reha Zentrum Berlinger Tor, Hamburg, Germany
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:204-9. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of a distributed version of constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Rapid functional plasticity in the primary somatomotor cortex and perceptual changes after nerve block
    Thomas Weiss
    Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Am Steiger 3 Haus 1, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Neurosci 20:3413-23. 2004
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Automated Constraint-Induced Therapy Extension (AutoCITE) for movement deficits after stroke
    Peter S Lum
    Hunter Holmes McGuire Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 41:249-58. 2004
    ..These gains were comparable to the gains of a matched group of 12 subjects who received standard Constraint-Induced Movement therapy...
  47. ncbi request reprint A telerehabilitation approach to delivery of constraint-induced movement therapy
    Peter S Lum
    Hunter Holmes McGuire Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center VAMC, Richmond, VA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 43:391-400. 2006
    ..05, d' > 0.9). Gains were comparable in size with those previously reported for participants who received equal intensities of directly supervised AutoCITE training or standard one-on-one CI therapy without the device...
  48. ncbi request reprint Effect of constraint-induced movement therapy on upper extremity function 3 to 9 months after stroke: the EXCITE randomized clinical trial
    Steven L Wolf
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    JAMA 296:2095-104. 2006
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Constraint-induced movement therapy during early stroke rehabilitation
    Corwin Boake
    Department of Physical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 21:14-24. 2007
    ..Limited data are available about the effectiveness of early rehabilitation after stroke...
  50. ncbi request reprint Expansion of the tonotopic area in the auditory cortex of the blind
    Thomas Elbert
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, D 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    J Neurosci 22:9941-4. 2002
    ..It is consistent with and well suited to mediate the demonstrated increased ability of the blind to accurately localize acoustic sources in peripheral auditory fields and to decode speech...
  51. ncbi request reprint Sensory motor retuning: a behavioral treatment for focal hand dystonia of pianists and guitarists
    Victor Candia
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1342-8. 2002
    ..To evaluate the long-term effectiveness of sensory motor retuning (SMR), a new treatment for focal hand dystonia in musicians...

Research Grants16

  1. Randomized Controlled Trial of Pediatric CI Therapy
    Edward Taub; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. A TREATMENT FOR EXCESS MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE AGED
    Edward Taub; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Primary outcome measures will be a laboratory motor function test and amount of extremity use in the real world setting. Changes in psychosocial functioning will also be measured. ..
  3. A TREATMENT FOR EXCESS MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE AGED
    Edward Taub; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The motor function, amount of limb use and range of motion of these individuals will be assessed before and after intervention and during followup, both in the laboratory and in the life situation. ..
  4. A TREATMENT FOR EXCESS MOTOR DISABILITY IN THE AGED
    Edward Taub; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..