Tara M Brinkman

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

Publications

  1. pmc Long-Term Neurocognitive Functioning and Social Attainment in Adult Survivors of Pediatric CNS Tumors: Results From the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    All authors St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 34:1358-67. 2016
  2. pmc Behavioral, Social, and Emotional Symptom Comorbidities and Profiles in Adolescent Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Tara M Brinkman, Chenghong Li, Cara Kimberg, Stefanie Vuotto, Deokumar Srivastava, Leslie L Robison, Gregory T Armstrong, and Kevin R Krull, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN Kathryn Vannatta, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Jordan G Marchak, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Jin Shei Lai, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Pinki K Prasad, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA and Chongzhi Di, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Oncol 34:3417-25. 2016
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. pmc Neurocognitive outcomes decades after treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the St Jude lifetime cohort study
    Kevin R Krull
    All authors St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 31:4407-15. 2013
  10. 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

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  1. pmc Long-Term Neurocognitive Functioning and Social Attainment in Adult Survivors of Pediatric CNS Tumors: Results From the St Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    All authors St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 34:1358-67. 2016
    ..To assess the prevalence and severity of neurocognitive impairment in adult survivors of pediatric CNS tumors and to examine associated treatment exposures...
  2. pmc Behavioral, Social, and Emotional Symptom Comorbidities and Profiles in Adolescent Survivors of Childhood Cancer: A Report From the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Tara M Brinkman
    Tara M Brinkman, Chenghong Li, Cara Kimberg, Stefanie Vuotto, Deokumar Srivastava, Leslie L Robison, Gregory T Armstrong, and Kevin R Krull, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN Kathryn Vannatta, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH Jordan G Marchak, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Jin Shei Lai, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL Pinki K Prasad, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA and Chongzhi Di, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
    J Clin Oncol 34:3417-25. 2016
    ..In the general population, psychological symptoms frequently co-occur; however, profiles of symptom comorbidities have not been examined among adolescent survivors of childhood cancer...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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
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  8. 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...
  9. pmc Neurocognitive outcomes decades after treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a report from the St Jude lifetime cohort study
    Kevin R Krull
    All authors St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 31:4407-15. 2013
    ..To determine rates, patterns, and predictors of neurocognitive impairment in adults decades after treatment for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)...
  10. 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
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  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Association between dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate and attention in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated with only chemotherapy
    Yin Ting Cheung
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 76:114-118. 2017
    ..This finding should be validated in a larger prospective study, with attention to sex differences in the potential impact of adrenal insufficiency on neurocognitive outcomes...
  14. pmc Impact of chronic disease on emotional distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Stefanie C Vuotto
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer 123:521-528. 2017
    ..The current study was performed to examine associations between childhood cancer therapies, chronic health conditions, and symptoms of emotional distress in adult survivors of childhood cancer...
  15. doi request reprint Leukoencephalopathy and long-term neurobehavioural, neurocognitive, and brain imaging outcomes in survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia treated with chemotherapy: a longitudinal analysis
    Yin Ting Cheung
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Lancet Haematol 3:e456-e466. 2016
    ....
  16. pmc Chemotherapy Pharmacodynamics and Neuroimaging and Neurocognitive Outcomes in Long-Term Survivors of Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
    Kevin R Krull
    All authors St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Clin Oncol 34:2644-53. 2016
    ..To examine associations among methotrexate pharmacodynamics, neuroimaging, and neurocognitive outcomes in long-term survivors of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia treated on a contemporary chemotherapy-only protocol...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint The impact of childhood cancer: Perceptions of adult survivors
    Victoria W Willard
    Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Cancer . 2017
    ..The objective of this study was to describe perceptions and associated risk factors of the impact of cancer on functional outcomes, including social relationships, exercise, finances, and religion, among adult survivors of childhood cancer...
  21. doi request reprint Late outcomes of adult survivors of childhood non-Hodgkin lymphoma: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
    Matthew J Ehrhardt
    Department of Oncology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Pediatr Blood Cancer . 2016
    ..The objective of this study was to characterize health conditions, neurocognitive function, and physical performance among a clinically evaluated cohort of 200 childhood NHL survivors...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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
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  25. 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. ..
  26. 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...
  27. doi request reprint Emotional distress impacts quality of life evaluation: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    I Chan Huang
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Control, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Mail Stop 735, Memphis, TN, 38105 3678, USA
    J Cancer Surviv . 2017
    ..e., measurement non-invariance)...
  28. 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. ..
  29. 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...
  30. pmc Age-dependent changes in health status in the Childhood Cancer Survivor cohort
    Melissa M Hudson
    Melissa M Hudson, Kendra Jones, Tara M Brinkman, Kevin R Krull, Daniel A Mulrooney, James G Gurney, Leslie L Robison, Kirsten K Ness, St Jude Children s Research Hospital James G Gurney, University of Memphis School of Public Health, Memphis, TN Kevin C Oeffinger, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY Ann Mertens, Emory University, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA Sharon M Castellino, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC Jacqueline Casillas, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Wendy Leisenring, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA Paul C Nathan, Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 33:479-91. 2015
    ..To compare age-dependent changes in health status among childhood cancer survivors and a sibling cohort...