Michael D Cusimano

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Publications

  1. pmc Bicycling crash circumstances vary by route type: a cross-sectional analysis
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:1205. 2014
  2. pmc Mechanisms of team-sport-related brain injuries in children 5 to 19 years old: opportunities for prevention
    Michael D Cusimano
    Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e58868. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between neighbourhood marginalization and pedestrian and cyclist collisions in Toronto intersections
    Jordan D Silverman
    Division of Neurosurgery, Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital
    Can J Public Health 104:e405-9. 2013
  4. pmc The moderating effects of sex and age on the association between traumatic brain injury and harmful psychological correlates among adolescents
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e108167. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Substance Use and Related Harms Among Adolescents With and Without Traumatic Brain Injury
    Gabriela Ilie
    St Michael s Hospital, Division of Neurosurgery Drs Ilie and Cusimano, and Social and Epidemiological Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Drs Mann, Hamilton, Adlaf, and Rehm and Ms Boak, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Dr Asbridge
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 30:293-301. 2015
  6. pmc Energy Drinks, Alcohol, Sports and Traumatic Brain Injuries among Adolescents
    Gabriela Ilie
    Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0135860. 2015
  7. pmc Associations between a History of Traumatic Brain Injuries and Current Cigarette Smoking, Substance Use, and Elevated Psychological Distress in a Population Sample of Canadian Adults
    Gabriela Ilie
    1 Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 32:1130-4. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Clarifying the link between traumatic brain injury and homelessness: workshop proceedings
    Jane Topolovec-Vranic
    Trauma and Neurosurgery Program and Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto
    Brain Inj 27:1600-5. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injury, driver aggression and motor vehicle collisions in Canadian adults
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 81:1-7. 2015
  10. doi request reprint The association between traumatic brain injury and ADHD in a Canadian adult sample
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery, St Michael Hospital, Toronto, Canada Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 69:174-9. 2015

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Publications31

  1. pmc Bicycling crash circumstances vary by route type: a cross-sectional analysis
    Kay Teschke
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Public Health 14:1205. 2014
    ..We examined the association of crash circumstances with route type...
  2. pmc Mechanisms of team-sport-related brain injuries in children 5 to 19 years old: opportunities for prevention
    Michael D Cusimano
    Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e58868. 2013
    ..There is a gap in knowledge about the mechanisms of sports-related brain injuries. The objective of this study was to determine the mechanisms of brain injuries among children and youth participating in team sports...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association between neighbourhood marginalization and pedestrian and cyclist collisions in Toronto intersections
    Jordan D Silverman
    Division of Neurosurgery, Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital
    Can J Public Health 104:e405-9. 2013
    ..In urban settings, collision rates have been linked to various socio-demographic factors. We sought to determine whether neighbourhood marginalization affects pedestrian and cyclist collisions in the Greater Toronto Area...
  4. pmc The moderating effects of sex and age on the association between traumatic brain injury and harmful psychological correlates among adolescents
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e108167. 2014
    ..Although it is well established that sex is a risk factor in acquiring a traumatic brain injury (TBI) among adolescents, it has not been established whether it also moderates the influence of other TBI psychological health correlates...
  5. doi request reprint Substance Use and Related Harms Among Adolescents With and Without Traumatic Brain Injury
    Gabriela Ilie
    St Michael s Hospital, Division of Neurosurgery Drs Ilie and Cusimano, and Social and Epidemiological Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Drs Mann, Hamilton, Adlaf, and Rehm and Ms Boak, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Dr Asbridge
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 30:293-301. 2015
    ..The relationship between self-reported lifetime traumatic brain injury (TBI) and drug and alcohol use and associated harms was examined using an epidemiological sample of Canadian adolescents...
  6. pmc Energy Drinks, Alcohol, Sports and Traumatic Brain Injuries among Adolescents
    Gabriela Ilie
    Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0135860. 2015
    ..Sports injuries have been identified as a main mechanism. Although energy drinks, including those mixed with alcohol, are often used by young athletes and other adolescents they have not been examined in relation to TBI...
  7. pmc Associations between a History of Traumatic Brain Injuries and Current Cigarette Smoking, Substance Use, and Elevated Psychological Distress in a Population Sample of Canadian Adults
    Gabriela Ilie
    1 Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurotrauma 32:1130-4. 2015
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  8. doi request reprint Clarifying the link between traumatic brain injury and homelessness: workshop proceedings
    Jane Topolovec-Vranic
    Trauma and Neurosurgery Program and Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto
    Brain Inj 27:1600-5. 2013
    ..To disseminate the proceedings of a 1-day multidisciplinary stakeholder workshop aimed at examining the inter-relationship between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and homelessness...
  9. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injury, driver aggression and motor vehicle collisions in Canadian adults
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 81:1-7. 2015
    ..This study examines the associations between lifetime traumatic brain injury (TBI), driver aggression, and motor vehicle collisions among a population sample of adults who reside in the province of Ontario, Canada...
  10. doi request reprint The association between traumatic brain injury and ADHD in a Canadian adult sample
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery, St Michael Hospital, Toronto, Canada Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 69:174-9. 2015
    ..This study describes the association between lifetime traumatic brain injury (TBI) and attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among Canadian adults...
  11. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injury and cognitive impairment in men who are homeless
    Jackie Andersen
    Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 36:2210-5. 2014
    ..To examine cognitive performance among a sample of men in a residential unit of an urban homeless shelter and to compare cognitive performance between those with and without a history of traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a bicycle helmet safety program for children
    Michael D Cusimano
    Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Neurol Sci 40:710-6. 2013
    ..The objective of this study is to determine whether kindergarten-aged children could learn and retain appropriate helmet wearing technique through an educational bicycle safety program...
  13. doi request reprint Head Trauma in Mixed Martial Arts
    Michael G Hutchison
    David L MacIntosh Sport Medicine Clinic, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Sports Med 42:1352-8. 2014
    ..Youth and amateur participation is growing, warranting investigation into the burden and mechanism of injuries associated with this sport...
  14. pmc Recognizing the Symptoms of Mental Illness following Concussions in the Sports Community: A Need for Improvement
    Jane Topolovec-Vranic
    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute and Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    PLoS ONE 10:e0141699. 2015
    ..To evaluate the awareness of concussion-related symptoms amongst members of the sports community in Canada...
  15. doi request reprint Health & Economic Burden of Traumatic Brain Injury in the Emergency Department
    Terence S Fu
    1Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 43:238-47. 2016
    ..To evaluate epidemiological patterns and lifetime costs of traumatic brain injury (TBI) identified in the emergency department (ED) within a publicly insured population in Ontario, Canada, in 2009...
  16. doi request reprint Interrater agreement of an observational tool to code knockouts and technical knockouts in mixed martial arts
    David W Lawrence
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada David L MacIntosh Sport Medicine Clinic, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Neurosurgery, Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Clin J Sport Med 24:397-402. 2014
    ..Interrater agreement evaluation of a tool to document and code the situational factors and mechanisms of knockouts (KOs) and technical knockouts (TKOs) in mixed martial arts (MMA)...
  17. pmc Web-based intervention programs for depression: a scoping review and evaluation
    Tian Renton
    Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Med Internet Res 16:e209. 2014
    ..The delivery of depression interventions through the Internet may provide a practical solution to addressing some of these barriers...
  18. pmc Suicidality, bullying and other conduct and mental health correlates of traumatic brain injury in adolescents
    Gabriela Ilie
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e94936. 2014
    ..We report lifetime TBI and adverse mental health and conduct behaviours associated with TBI among adolescents from a population-based sample in Ontario...
  19. pmc Bodychecking rules and concussion in elite hockey
    Laura Donaldson
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e69122. 2013
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Determinants of quality of life in patients with skull base chordoma
    Roberto Jose Diaz
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto and
    J Neurosurg 120:528-37. 2014
    ..In this study the authors sought to measure functional outcome and quality of life in patients with skull base chordomas and to identify determinants of quality of life in these patients...
  21. pmc Comparing the effects of infrastructure on bicycling injury at intersections and non-intersections using a case-crossover design
    M Anne Harris
    School of Occupational and Public Health, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inj Prev 19:303-10. 2013
    ..This study examined the impact of transportation infrastructure at intersection and non-intersection locations on bicycling injury risk...
  22. pmc Trends in North American newspaper reporting of brain injury in ice hockey
    Michael D Cusimano
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Center, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e61865. 2013
    ..This study provides a rich description of the reporting around TBI in contact sport. Understanding this reporting is important for evaluating whether the dangers of sport-related TBI are being appropriately communicated by the media...
  23. pmc Effect of bodychecking on rate of injuries among minor hockey players
    Michael D Cusimano
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Open Med 5:e57-64. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine whether lowering the legal age of bodychecking from 11 to 9 years affected the numbers of all hockey-related injuries and of those specifically related to bodychecking among minor hockey players in Ontario...
  24. pmc Effectiveness of interventions to reduce aggression and injuries among ice hockey players: a systematic review
    Michael D Cusimano
    Division of Neurosurgery, and the Injury Prevention Research Office, Keenan Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    CMAJ 185:E57-69. 2013
    ..We conducted a systematic review to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce injuries related to aggressive acts in ice hockey...
  25. pmc Reliability of Task-Based fMRI for Preoperative Planning: A Test-Retest Study in Brain Tumor Patients and Healthy Controls
    Melanie A Morrison
    Physical Sciences Platform, Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    PLoS ONE 11:e0149547. 2016
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Economic burden of time lost due to injury in NHL hockey players
    Laura Donaldson
    Division of Neurosurgery and Injury Prevention Research Office, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Canadian Brain Injury and Violence Research Team, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inj Prev 20:347-9. 2014
    ..To determine the economic burden of salary costs lost due to injury in the National Hockey League (NHL)...
  27. doi request reprint The Subarachnoid Hemorrhage International Trialists (SAHIT) Repository: advancing clinical research in subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Blessing N R Jaja
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Labatt Family Centre of Excellence in Brain Injury and Trauma Research, Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 1W8, Canada
    Neurocrit Care 21:551-9. 2014
    ..We have compiled the largest known dataset of patients with SAH. The SAHIT repository may be an important resource for advancing clinical research in SAH and will benefit from contributions of additional datasets. ..
  28. doi request reprint Blood conservation in neurosurgery: erythropoietin and autologous donation
    Alexander McGirr
    1Injury Prevention Research, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 41:583-9. 2014
    ..We wished to study the use of EPO with and without PAD and the risk of RBC transfusion in neurosurgery...
  29. doi request reprint Assessing aggression following traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of validated aggression scales
    Michael D Cusimano
    Injury Prevention Research Office, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Keenan Research Centre, Division of Neurosurgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Dr Cusimano Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University Montreal, Quebec, Canada Mr Holmes University of Western Ontario London, Ontario, Canada Ms Sawicki and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Trauma and Neurosurgery Program and Keenan Research Centre, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario Dr Topolovec Vranic, Canada
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 29:172-84. 2014
    ..Aggressive behavior, a known psychological symptom following TBI, has been regarded as an obstacle toward rehabilitation. Having measures that accurately assess aggression during rehabilitation is critical toward proper evaluation...
  30. doi request reprint Effectiveness of an educational video on concussion knowledge in minor league hockey players: a cluster randomised controlled trial
    Michael D Cusimano
    Division of Neurosurgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Br J Sports Med 48:141-6. 2014
    ..With the heightened awareness of concussions in all sports, the development and implementation of effective prevention strategies are necessary. Education has been advocated as an effective injury prevention intervention...
  31. pmc Traumatic brain injury among people who are homeless: a systematic review
    Jane Topolovec-Vranic
    Trauma and Neurosurgery Program, Keenan Research Center of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, 30 Bond Street, Bond 3 012, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:1059. 2012
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to review the current state of the literature on TBI and homelessness in order to identify knowledge gaps and direct future research...