Tara M Brinkman

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Longitudinal patterns of psychological distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    T M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Br J Cancer 109:1373-81. 2013
  2. pmc Psychoactive medication use and neurocognitive function in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:486-93. 2013
  3. pmc Parent-reported social outcomes after treatment for pediatric embryonal tumors: a prospective longitudinal study
    Tara M Brinkman
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 735, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:4134-40. 2012
  4. pmc Restricted access to the environment and quality of life in adult survivors of childhood brain tumors
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Neurooncol 111:195-203. 2013
  5. pmc Prevalence and predictors of prescription psychoactive medication use in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:104-14. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Suicide ideation in pediatric and adult survivors of childhood brain tumors
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Neurooncol 113:425-32. 2013
  7. pmc Suicide ideation and associated mortality in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 120:271-7. 2014
  8. pmc Association between the prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort study
    I Chan Huang
    I Chan Huang, Kelly Kenzik, and Elizabeth Shenkman, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL and Tara M Brinkman, James G Gurney, Kirsten K Ness, Jennifer Lanctot, Leslie L Robison, Melissa M Hudson, and Kevin R Krull, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 31:4242-51. 2013
  9. pmc Treatment-induced hearing loss and adult social outcomes in survivors of childhood CNS and non-CNS solid tumors: Results from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 121:4053-61. 2015
  10. pmc Predictors of health care utilization in adult survivors of childhood cancer exposed to central nervous system-directed therapy
    Cara I Kimberg
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 121:774-82. 2015

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Publications19

  1. pmc Longitudinal patterns of psychological distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    T M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Br J Cancer 109:1373-81. 2013
    ..This study investigated longitudinal patterns of psychological distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer...
  2. pmc Psychoactive medication use and neurocognitive function in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:486-93. 2013
    ..Psychoactive medication treatment has been associated with adverse effects on specific neurocognitive processes in non-cancer populations, yet these associations have not been examined in adult survivors of childhood cancer...
  3. pmc Parent-reported social outcomes after treatment for pediatric embryonal tumors: a prospective longitudinal study
    Tara M Brinkman
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 735, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:4134-40. 2012
    ..To examine longitudinal parent-reported social outcomes for children treated for pediatric embryonal brain tumors...
  4. pmc Restricted access to the environment and quality of life in adult survivors of childhood brain tumors
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Neurooncol 111:195-203. 2013
    ..Restricted environmental access was associated with reduced HRQOL and diminished social functioning. Interventions directed at improving physical mobility may have significant impact on survivor quality of life...
  5. pmc Prevalence and predictors of prescription psychoactive medication use in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 7:104-14. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Suicide ideation in pediatric and adult survivors of childhood brain tumors
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Neurooncol 113:425-32. 2013
    ..Our results underscore the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to providing follow-up care for childhood brain tumor survivors, including routine psychological screenings...
  7. pmc Suicide ideation and associated mortality in adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 120:271-7. 2014
    ....
  8. pmc Association between the prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life in adult survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the St Jude Lifetime Cohort study
    I Chan Huang
    I Chan Huang, Kelly Kenzik, and Elizabeth Shenkman, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL and Tara M Brinkman, James G Gurney, Kirsten K Ness, Jennifer Lanctot, Leslie L Robison, Melissa M Hudson, and Kevin R Krull, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 31:4242-51. 2013
    ..We investigated the association between prevalence of symptoms and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in adult survivors of childhood cancer enrolled in the St Jude Lifetime Cohort study...
  9. pmc Treatment-induced hearing loss and adult social outcomes in survivors of childhood CNS and non-CNS solid tumors: Results from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 121:4053-61. 2015
    ..However, the effects of such hearing loss on adult social attainment have not been well elucidated...
  10. pmc Predictors of health care utilization in adult survivors of childhood cancer exposed to central nervous system-directed therapy
    Cara I Kimberg
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 121:774-82. 2015
    ..This study examined associations between neurocognitive function and adherence to routine and risk-based medical evaluations in adult survivors exposed to CNS-directed therapy...
  11. pmc Dexamethasone exposure and memory function in adult survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A report from the SJLIFE cohort
    Michelle N Edelmann
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:1778-84. 2013
    ..As glucocorticoids influence hippocampal function, we investigated memory networks in survivors of childhood ALL treated with dexamethasone or prednisone...
  12. pmc Emotional distress in parents of long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Adele V Malpert
    Department of Psychology, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, USA
    Psychooncology 24:1116-23. 2015
    ..The current study investigated the occurrence of emotional distress in parents of long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and identified factors associated with parent emotional distress symptoms...
  13. pmc Utility of the N-back task in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Joshua Luxton
    a Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, TN, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 36:944-55. 2014
    ..Results suggest the N-back assesses different cognitive constructs at younger compared to older childhood ages. These age differences should be considered in interpreting functional brain imaging results. ..
  14. pmc Regional brain glucose metabolism and neurocognitive function in adult survivors of childhood cancer treated with cranial radiation
    Kevin R Krull
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    J Nucl Med 55:1805-10. 2014
    ....
  15. pmc Life satisfaction in adult survivors of childhood brain tumors
    Deborah B Crom
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 31:317-26. 2014
    ..Understanding life satisfaction as an important variable will optimize the design of strategies to enhance participation in follow-up care, reduce suffering, and optimize quality of life in this vulnerable population. ..
  16. pmc Cerebral white matter integrity and executive function in adult survivors of childhood medulloblastoma
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 3678, USA
    Neuro Oncol 14:iv25-36. 2012
    ..Future research integrating diffusion tensor imaging should be a priority to more rigorously evaluate long-term consequences of cancer treatment and to inform cognitive intervention trials in this high-risk population...
  17. pmc Neurocognitive and Patient-Reported Outcomes in Adult Survivors of Childhood Osteosarcoma
    Michelle N Edelmann
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    JAMA Oncol 2:201-8. 2016
    ..This study provides the first objective data documenting neurocognitive impairment in long-term survivors of childhood osteosarcoma...
  18. pmc Long-term follow-up for incident cirrhosis among pediatric cancer survivors with hepatitis C virus infection
    Sericea Stallings-Smith
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Clin Virol 71:18-21. 2015
    ..Limited evidence is available about long-term incident cirrhosis in this population...
  19. pmc Cognitive function and social attainment in adult survivors of retinoblastoma: a report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 121:123-31. 2015
    ..Retinoblastoma has a 5-year survival rate exceeding 95%, yet little is known about long-term functional outcomes for these patients...