Lee L Saunders

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of Rates of Hospitalization and Emergency Department Visits Using Self-Report and South Carolina Administrative Billing Data Among a Population-Based Cohort With Spinal Cord Injury
    Lee L Saunders
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:1481-6. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Lifetime prevalence of chronic health conditions among persons with spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 96:673-9. 2015
  3. pmc Association of spasticity and life satisfaction after spinal cord injury
    D Westerkam
    Davidson College, Davidson, NC, USA
    Spinal Cord 49:990-4. 2011
  4. pmc Association of race, socioeconomic status, and health care access with pressure ulcers after spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:972-7. 2012
  5. pmc Behavioral factors related to fatigue among persons with spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:313-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of depression in survivors of spinal cord injury
    L L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spinal Cord 50:72-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint A population-based study of repetitive traumatic brain injury among persons with traumatic brain injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Brain Inj 23:866-72. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Traumatic spinal cord injury mortality, 1981-1998
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Trauma 66:184-90. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Pre-existing health conditions and repeat traumatic brain injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 77 President St, Ste 117, MSC 700, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1853-9. 2009
  10. pmc Psychological factors affecting alcohol use after spinal cord injury
    L L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spinal Cord 49:637-42. 2011

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of Rates of Hospitalization and Emergency Department Visits Using Self-Report and South Carolina Administrative Billing Data Among a Population-Based Cohort With Spinal Cord Injury
    Lee L Saunders
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 97:1481-6. 2016
    ..To compare self-report and South Carolina administrative billing data documentation of emergency department (ED) visits and hospitalizations in the past 12 months among a population-based cohort of persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  2. doi request reprint Lifetime prevalence of chronic health conditions among persons with spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 96:673-9. 2015
    ..To assess lifetime prevalence of 7 chronic health conditions (CHCs) among a cohort of adults with chronic traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  3. pmc Association of spasticity and life satisfaction after spinal cord injury
    D Westerkam
    Davidson College, Davidson, NC, USA
    Spinal Cord 49:990-4. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional survey; secondary analysis of existing data by linear regression analysis between spasticity and quality of life...
  4. pmc Association of race, socioeconomic status, and health care access with pressure ulcers after spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:972-7. 2012
    ..To assess the associations of race and socioeconomic status (SES) with pressure ulcers (PUs) after accounting for health care access among persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  5. pmc Behavioral factors related to fatigue among persons with spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:313-8. 2012
    ..To examine behavioral risk factors in relation to fatigue after spinal cord injury (SCI), specifically cardiovascular-related behaviors, prescription medication use, and alcohol and cigarette use...
  6. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of depression in survivors of spinal cord injury
    L L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spinal Cord 50:72-7. 2012
    ..Cohort study...
  7. doi request reprint A population-based study of repetitive traumatic brain injury among persons with traumatic brain injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Brain Inj 23:866-72. 2009
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Traumatic spinal cord injury mortality, 1981-1998
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Epidemiology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Trauma 66:184-90. 2009
    ..We aim to assess the long-term trend of and identify risk factors for traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) mortality from 1981 through 1998 in the state of South Carolina (SC)...
  9. doi request reprint Pre-existing health conditions and repeat traumatic brain injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 77 President St, Ste 117, MSC 700, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1853-9. 2009
    ..To assess and compare the effect of Pre-existing epilepsy/seizure disorder and drug/alcohol problem on the hazard of repeat traumatic brain injury (TBI) in persons with TBI who participated in a follow-up study...
  10. pmc Psychological factors affecting alcohol use after spinal cord injury
    L L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Spinal Cord 49:637-42. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional...
  11. pmc The relationship of pressure ulcers, race, and socioeconomic conditions after spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 33:387-95. 2010
    ..We hypothesize African Americans will have a greater risk for PrUs than whites, but this relationship will be mediated by the 2 socioeconomic status indicators...
  12. pmc Ambulation and complications related to assistive devices after spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 36:652-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate long-term health outcomes including pain intensity, pain interference, and fatigue among ambulatory persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  13. pmc Comparison of the Patient Health Questionnaire and the Older Adult Health and Mood Questionnaire for self-reported depressive symptoms after spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, South Carolina, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 54:440-8. 2009
    ....
  14. pmc Risk of mortality after spinal cord injury: an 8-year prospective study
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1708-15. 2009
    ..Krause JS, Zhai Y, Saunders LL, Carter RE. Risk of mortality after spinal cord injury: an 8-year prospective study...
  15. pmc Association between reliance on devices and people for walking and ability to walk community distances among persons with spinal cord injury
    Sandra S Brotherton
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 35:156-61. 2012
    ..To identify and describe the frequency of reliance on assistive devices and/or people for ambulating distances and stair climbing...
  16. doi request reprint Current trends in venous thromboembolism among persons hospitalized with acute traumatic spinal cord injury: does early access to rehabilitation matter?
    Anbesaw W Selassie
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:1534-41. 2011
    ..To determine the incidence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among patients with traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) in acute care settings that is attributable to extended length of stay (LOS), insurance status, and access to rehabilitation...
  17. pmc The relationship between prescription medication use and ability to ambulate distances after spinal cord injury
    Ryan K Kohout
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, 77 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:1246-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship between prescription medication use for pain and spasticity and ambulation distances while controlling for pain severity, injury severity, age, sex, and race in participants with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  18. doi request reprint A comparison of health behaviors between African Americans with spinal cord injury and those in the general population
    Lee L Saunders
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    NeuroRehabilitation 33:449-56. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to identify whether protective and risk health behaviors are more common among African Americans with spinal cord injury (SCI) compared with African Americans in the general population...
  19. pmc Income and risk of mortality after spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:339-45. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association of household income and formal education with risk of mortality after spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  20. doi request reprint Vocational interests after recent spinal cord injury: comparisons related to sex and race
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:626-31. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc Health, secondary conditions, and life expectancy after spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 92:1770-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate the association of health status, secondary health conditions, hospitalizations, and risk of mortality and life expectancy (LE) after spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  22. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with stigma in adults with epilepsy
    Gigi Smith
    College of Nursing and Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 16:484-90. 2009
    ..This information may be used to target and develop evidence-based interventions for adults with epilepsy at high risk for perceived stigma, as well as to inform epilepsy research in self-management...
  23. doi request reprint Preinjury cigarette smoking among those with traumatic spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina
    Rehabil Psychol 60:322-7. 2015
    ....
  24. pmc Impact of Marital Status on 20-Year Subjective Well-being Trajectories
    Yue Cao
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 21:208-17. 2015
    ..It is well-known that marital status has a significant impact on subjective well-being (SWB). However, research examining the long-term influence of marital status on SWB after spinal cord injury (SCI) is limited...
  25. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:1182-7. 2010
    ..Related objectives are to confirm the factor structure, compare subscales with those reported in a nonclinical sample, and identify the relationship of PTSD with depression...
  26. doi request reprint Accelerated death rate in population-based cohort of persons with traumatic brain injury
    Anbesaw W Selassie
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences Dr Selassie, Department of Health Science and Research, College of Health Professions Drs Cao, Saunders, and Krause, and College of Medicine Ms Church, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 29:E8-E19. 2014
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Changes in cigarette smoking after traumatic spinal cord injury
    James S Krause
    College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina
    Rehabil Psychol 60:379-82. 2015
    ..The objective of this study is to identify changes in the prevalence of cigarette smoking approximately 1 year after discharge from inpatient rehabilitation for spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  28. pmc Epidemiology of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Among Persons Older Than 21 Years: A Population-Based Study in South Carolina, 1998-2012
    Anbesaw Selassie
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 21:333-44. 2015
    ..A gap exists in the current knowledge regarding the epidemiology of traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) in a statewide population...
  29. pmc Theoretical Risk and Prevention Model for Secondary Health Conditions and Mortality After SCI: 15 Years of Research
    James S Krause
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 19:15-24. 2013
    ..Conceptual models may aid in identifying the nature of SHCs and guide research, clinical practice, and the development of prevention strategies...
  30. doi request reprint Confirmatory factor analysis of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9: a study of the participants from the spinal cord injury model systems
    James S Krause
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, 77 President St, C101, MSC 700, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    PM R 3:533-40; quiz 540. 2011
    ..To examine the factor structure of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9, a measure of depression, in persons with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  31. pmc SCI Longitudinal Aging Study: 40 Years of Research
    James S Krause
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 21:189-200. 2015
    ..It was designed to help rehabilitation professionals understand the life situation of people with SCI, but it has developed into the most long-standing study of aging and SCI and has resulted in over 50 publications...
  32. pmc Injuries and Falls in an Aging Cohort with Spinal Cord Injury: SCI Aging Study
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 21:201-7. 2015
    ..Limited research suggests that additional "subsequent" injuries occur frequently among persons with an existing spinal cord injury (SCI), which may result in further significant complications and added disability...
  33. pmc Epidemiology of Pediatric Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury in a Population-Based Cohort, 1998-2012
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston
    Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil 21:325-32. 2015
    ..However, information on the epidemiology and incidence of SCI in a population-based cohort is lacking...
  34. doi request reprint Risk behaviors related to cigarette smoking among persons with spinal cord injury
    Lee L Saunders
    Department of Health Sciences and Research, College of Health Professions, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:224-30. 2014
    ..The aims of this study were to document smoking status after SCI and to assess relationships between smoking status with injury severity and alcohol/pain medication use...