W B Barr
Affiliation: New York University
- Sensitivity and specificity of standardized neurocognitive testing immediately following sports concussionW B Barr
Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, New York 10016, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 7:693-702. 2001..The results support and extend previous research findings indicating that the SAC is a valid instrument for detecting the immediate effects of mild traumatic brain injury...
- Pitfalls in the method of double dissociation: delineating the cognitive functions of the hippocampusWilliam B Barr
New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
Cortex 39:153-7. 2003
- Neuropsychological testing of high school athletes. Preliminary norms and test-retest indicesWilliam B Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, Rivergate 4th Floor, 560 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:91-101. 2003..Caution should be used in interpreting discrepancies from baseline scores as a result of what may turn out to be poor test-retest reliability in this population...
- Correlation of apparent diffusion coefficient with neuropsychological testing in temporal lobe epilepsyYvonne W Lui
Department of Radiology, NYU Medical Center, 530 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1832-9. 2005..We hypothesized that in these patients, a negative correlation would exist between diffusivity measures of the mesial temporal lobe and performance on neuropsychological tests...
- Neuropsychological testing for assessment of treatment effects: methodologic issuesWilliam B Barr
New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY, USA
CNS Spectr 7:300-2, 304-6. 2002..These methods have the potential for enhancing the interpretation of NP test data in drug treatment protocols by providing an empirically based definition of clinically meaningful change...
- Prediction of false-positive recognition errors during Wada testingWilliam B Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, 10016, USA
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:1065-72. 2006..Further analysis indicates that FP errors during the Wada test appear to be the primary result of a stable and liberal response-bias rather than a result of any other neurological or procedure-related factor...
- Use of the Brief Visuospatial Memory Test-Revised (BVMT-R) in neuropsychological evaluation of epilepsy surgery candidatesW Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, EPC 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
Epilepsy Behav 5:175-9. 2004..The results of receiver operating curve analyses revealed little discrimination in performance between groups. The BVMT-R does not appear to have the sensitivity required for assessing nonverbal memory in this population...
- Depth electrode studies on the brain and behaviorWilliam B Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
Epilepsy Behav 6:631-2. 2005
- Schizophrenia and attention deficit disorder. Two complex disorders of attentionW B Barr
Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York 10016, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 931:239-50. 2001....
- Worsening of quality of life after epilepsy surgery: effect of seizures and memory declineJ T Langfitt
Department of Neurology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
Neurology 68:1988-94. 2007..The relative impact of these unfavorable outcomes on HRQOL has not been described...
- Long-term association between seizure outcome and depression after resective epilepsy surgeryH Hamid
Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516 2700, USA
Neurology 77:1972-6. 2011..This study explored the association between long-term epilepsy surgery outcome and changes in depressive symptoms...
- Differential neuropsychological test sensitivity to left temporal lobe epilepsyDavid W Loring
Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:394-400. 2008....
- Effects of patient occupation and education variables on the choice of neuropsychological assessment instrumentsLaura A Rabin
Department of Psychology, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, Brooklyn, New York 11201, USA
Appl Neuropsychol 14:247-54. 2007..The implications of these findings are discussed in relation to enhancing predictions of real-world outcomes based on neuropsychological test data...
- Reliable change indices and regression-based measures for the Rey-Osterreith Complex Figure test in partial epilepsy patientsL Nakhutina
New York University Langone Medical Center, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 223 East 34th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 24:38-44. 2010..The results provide a means to evaluate long-term outcome in epilepsy patients using the ROCF...
- Seizure prediction and recallJ M Dubois
Department of Neurology, NYU Langone School of Medicine, NYU Epilepsy Center, 223 East 34th Street, New York, NY 10016, USA
Epilepsy Behav 18:106-9. 2010..001) or recollection (P<0.001). These models reveal that patients were highly aware of their seizures, and in many cases, were able to make accurate predictions, for which seizure rate may be an important factor...
- Temporal lobe epilepsy does not impair visual perceptionArthur C Grant
Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, New York, USA
Epilepsia 49:710-3. 2008..Furthermore, since TLE subjects performed normally while taking therapeutic doses of multiple AEDs, the data suggest that these AEDs do not impair visual perception...
- Mental retardation and relation to seizure and tuber burden in tuberous sclerosis complexCharles M Zaroff
NYU Medical Center, Neurology, 403 East 34th St, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
Seizure 15:558-62. 2006..Neither age nor gender was related to cognitive status. Further investigation incorporating additional neuroimaging factors, antiepileptic treatment effects, and genetic variables, is needed...
- Ictal mnemestic aura and verbal memory functionAaron C Vederman
New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY, USA
Epilepsy Behav 17:474-7. 2010..Mnemestic auras were associated with clinical indices of illness, suggesting that the presence of these auras may be regarded as a risk factor for greater chronicity and severity in epilepsy...
- Postictal psychosis in partial epilepsy: a case-control studyKenneth Alper
Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
Ann Neurol 63:602-10. 2008..Divergent findings among prior studies on correlates of risk for postictal psychosis (PIP) suggest the value of a controlled study involving a relatively large number of patients...
- Delineating the functions of the nondominant hemisphereWilliam B Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, 10016, New York, NY, USA
Epilepsy Behav 4:797-8. 2003
- Cognitive and behavioral correlates of tuberous sclerosis complexCharles M Zaroff
New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
J Child Neurol 19:847-52. 2004..Seizure control is important for developmental outcome and quality of life. Early behavioral assessment and therapeutic intervention, as well as seizure control, are the most effective means of promoting neurodevelopmental outcome...
- Obsessive-compulsive symptoms in patients with temporal lobe epilepsyKeren L Isaacs
Department of Psychology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Epilepsy Behav 5:569-74. 2004..There were no reliable differences in OC symptoms in patients with right versus left hemisphere seizure foci, although the right hemisphere patients tended to score higher on both scales of the OCI...
- Group psychoeducation as treatment for psychological nonepileptic seizuresCharles M Zaroff
New York University Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016, USA
Epilepsy Behav 5:587-92. 2004..Psychoeducation may be an effective method of treating PNES and may improve coping strategies and reduce PNES-associated psychopathology in some patients. Additional controlled studies on larger samples are needed...
- Degree of handedness and cerebral dominanceKeren L Isaacs
Department of Cognitive Rehabilitation, JFK Medical Center, Edison, NJ 08818, USA
Neurology 66:1855-8. 2006..To examine the relationship between the degree of handedness and hemispheric language dominance in patients with epilepsy...
- Standard regression-based methods for measuring recovery after sport-related concussionMichael McCrea
Neuroscience Center, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Waukesha, WI 53188, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:58-69. 2005..This management model is also supported by practical and other methodological considerations...
- The use of figural reproduction tests as measures of nonverbal memory in epilepsy surgery candidatesW B Barr
Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 3:435-43. 1997..The lack of significant differences between LTL and RTL groups in this large sample raise questions about the nature of nonverbal memory and its relationship to right temporal lobe dysfunction...
- Changes in depression and anxiety after resective surgery for epilepsyO Devinsky
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Neurology 65:1744-9. 2005..To determine changes in depression and anxiety after resective surgery...
- Construct validity of the Neuropsychological Screening Battery for Hispanics (NeSBHIS) in a neurological sampleH Allison Bender
Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, 10016, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:217-24. 2009..562 to 0.995, with the exception of Block Design (-0.308). Overall, findings suggest that the NeSBHIS has robust construct validity in a neurological sample...
- Assessment of cognitive recovery following sports related head trauma in boxersLisa D Ravdin
Department of Neurology and Neurosciences, Weill Medical College of Cornell University and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
Clin J Sport Med 13:21-7. 2003..To prospectively examine recovery of cognitive function within one month following subconcussive sports related head trauma...
- Epilepsy and neuropsychology: past, present, and futureWilliam B Barr
NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, 403 East 34th Street, EPC, 4th Floor, New York, NY, 10016, USA
Neuropsychol Rev 17:381-3. 2007
- Concussion symptom inventory: an empirically derived scale for monitoring resolution of symptoms following sport-related concussionChristopher Randolph
Department of Neurology, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, Maywood, IL 60611, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:219-29. 2009..The newly derived Concussion Symptom Inventory is presented and recommended as a research and clinical tool for monitoring recovery from sport-related concussion...
- An interdisciplinary approach to neuropsychological test construction: perspectives from translation studiesH Allison Bender
Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:227-32. 2010..To this end, translation theory can provide valuable insights toward the development of linguistically and culturally relevant neuropsychological test measures suitable for an increasingly diverse patient base...
- Diagnostic validity of a neuropsychological test battery for Hispanic patients with epilepsyWilliam B Barr
NYU Langone Medical Center, Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Epilepsy Behav 16:479-83. 2009....
- Somatoform disorders after temporal lobectomyAnjanette A Naga
Department of Neurology, New York University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
Cogn Behav Neurol 17:57-61. 2004..The only new-onset somatoform disorder reported postoperatively is conversion disorder. We identified 10 patients who developed somatoform disorder other than nonconversion epileptic seizures after anterior temporal lobectomy...
- Category fluency in first-episode schizophreniaTania Giovannetti
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:384-93. 2003..e., semantic search/access, response monitoring) or global cognitive impairment...
- Assessment practices of clinical neuropsychologists in the United States and Canada: a survey of INS, NAN, and APA Division 40 membersLaura A Rabin
Dartmouth Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:33-65. 2005..Following a review of findings, results are compared to those obtained in prior surveys and implications for the field of neuropsychology are discussed...
- Utilization rates of ecologically oriented instruments among clinical neuropsychologistsLaura A Rabin
Brooklyn College City University of New York, Department of Psychology, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 21:727-43. 2007....
- Neurocognitive correlates of response to treatment in formal thought disorder in patients with first-episode schizophreniaRita Z Goldstein
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York 11973, USA
Neuropsychiatry Neuropsychol Behav Neurol 15:88-98. 2002..To examine the independent contribution of executive versus semantic function to improvement in formal thought disorder after initial stabilization in a first-episode sample...
- The politics of techniciansJoanne R Festa
Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 24:506-17. 2010..Neuropsychologists must maintain an active role in professional and political organizations with equal attention at the local, state, and national levels to avoid similar restrictions to their clinical practice...
- Facial closure: interrelationship with facial discrimination, other closure tests, and subjective contour illusionsJeanette Wasserstein
The Mt Sinai College of Medicine and Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services CNS, New York, NY, USA
Neuropsychologia 42:158-63. 2004....
- The use, education, training and supervision of neuropsychological test technicians (psychometrists) in clinical practice. Official statement of the National Academy of NeuropsychologyAntonio E Puente
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:837-9. 2006
- Phonetically irregular word pronunciation and cortical thickness in the adult brainKaren Blackmon
Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, Department of Neurology, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
Neuroimage 51:1453-8. 2010....