Elizabeth R Skidmore

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Guided Training Relative to Direct Skill Training for Individuals With Cognitive Impairments After Stroke: A Pilot Randomized Trial
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil . 2016
  2. pmc Strategy Training During Inpatient Rehabilitation May Prevent Apathy Symptoms After Acute Stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 5012 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    PM R 7:562-70. 2015
  3. pmc Strategy Training Shows Promise for Addressing Disability in the First 6 Months After Stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 29:668-76. 2015
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing empirical models to enhance stroke rehabilitation
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1027-34. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Dynamic interactions between impairment and activity after stroke: examining the utility of decision analysis methods
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, 5012 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Clin Rehabil 20:523-35. 2006
  6. pmc The feasibility of meta-cognitive strategy training in acute inpatient stroke rehabilitation: case report
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 21:208-23. 2011
  7. pmc Does depression, apathy or cognitive impairment reduce the benefit of inpatient rehabilitation facilities for elderly hip fracture patients?
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Mood Disorders and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:141-6. 2007
  8. pmc Cognitive impairments and depressive symptoms did not impede upper limb recovery in a clinical repetitive task practice program after stroke: a pilot study
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:327-31; quiz 332-6. 2012
  9. pmc Cognitive and affective predictors of rehabilitation participation after stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:203-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Onset of depression in elderly persons after hip fracture: implications for prevention and early intervention of late-life depression
    Eric J Lenze
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:81-6. 2007

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  1. pmc Guided Training Relative to Direct Skill Training for Individuals With Cognitive Impairments After Stroke: A Pilot Randomized Trial
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil . 2016
    ..To examine the effects of direct skill training and guided training for promoting independence after stroke...
  2. pmc Strategy Training During Inpatient Rehabilitation May Prevent Apathy Symptoms After Acute Stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 5012 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    PM R 7:562-70. 2015
    ..Apathy, or lack of motivation for goal-directed activities, contributes to reduced engagement in and benefit from rehabilitation, impeding recovery from stroke...
  3. pmc Strategy Training Shows Promise for Addressing Disability in the First 6 Months After Stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 29:668-76. 2015
    ..Cognitive impairments occur frequently after stroke and contribute to significant disability. Strategy training shows promise but has not been examined in the acute phase of recovery...
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing empirical models to enhance stroke rehabilitation
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 28:1027-34. 2006
    ..This study examined the feasibility of decision analysis methods for developing data-driven models that examined associations between specific functional indicators and global disability...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dynamic interactions between impairment and activity after stroke: examining the utility of decision analysis methods
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, 5012 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Clin Rehabil 20:523-35. 2006
    ..To examine the utility of decision analysis methods for examining the dynamic nature of impairment-activity interactions following stroke...
  6. pmc The feasibility of meta-cognitive strategy training in acute inpatient stroke rehabilitation: case report
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 21:208-23. 2011
    ..1 at admission to 2.9 at discharge. The results indicate that meta-cognitive strategy training was feasible during inpatient rehabilitation and warrants further evaluation to determine its effectiveness...
  7. pmc Does depression, apathy or cognitive impairment reduce the benefit of inpatient rehabilitation facilities for elderly hip fracture patients?
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Mood Disorders and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:141-6. 2007
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  8. pmc Cognitive impairments and depressive symptoms did not impede upper limb recovery in a clinical repetitive task practice program after stroke: a pilot study
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:327-31; quiz 332-6. 2012
    ..We examined whether cognitive impairments or depressive symptoms impeded improvement in upper limb function in a clinical repetitive task practice program...
  9. pmc Cognitive and affective predictors of rehabilitation participation after stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:203-7. 2010
    ..To examine associations between cognitive and affective impairments and rehabilitation participation during stroke rehabilitation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Onset of depression in elderly persons after hip fracture: implications for prevention and early intervention of late-life depression
    Eric J Lenze
    Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:81-6. 2007
    ..To identify predictors of onset of major depressive disorder (MDD) and of depressive symptoms in subjects who suffered a hip fracture...
  11. pmc Cyclic functional electrical stimulation does not enhance gains in hand grasp function when used as an adjunct to onabotulinumtoxinA and task practice therapy: a single-blind, randomized controlled pilot study
    Douglas J Weber
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:679-86. 2010
    ..To determine whether onabotulinumtoxinA injections and task practice training with or without functional electrical stimulation (FES) improve upper limb motor function in chronic spastic hemiparesis...
  12. pmc Additive effect of age on disability for individuals with spinal cord injuries
    Juleen Rodakowski
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 95:1076-82. 2014
    ..To examine the additive effect of age on disability for adults with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  13. pmc Developing complex interventions: lessons learned from a pilot study examining strategy training in acute stroke rehabilitation
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    1Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Rehabil 28:378-87. 2014
    ..To examine the feasibility of a strategy training clinical trial in a small group of adults with stroke-related cognitive impairments in inpatient rehabilitation, and to explore the impact of strategy training on disability...
  14. pmc Does social support impact depression in caregivers of adults ageing with spinal cord injuries?
    Juleen Rodakowski
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh 15260, USA
    Clin Rehabil 27:565-75. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the role of social support in predicting depression in caregivers of adults aging with spinal cord injuries...
  15. ncbi request reprint A precise method for linking neuroanatomy to function after stroke: a pilot study
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylavania, USA
    Top Stroke Rehabil 14:12-7. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of rehabilitation site on hip fracture recovery in community-dwelling subjects at 6-month follow-up
    Michael C Munin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:1004-6. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether postacute rehabilitation after hip fracture influences recovery of prefracture function as detected by the FIM instrument motor scale...
  17. pmc Can performance on daily activities discriminate between older adults with normal cognitive function and those with mild cognitive impairment?
    Juleen Rodakowski
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:1347-52. 2014
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  18. doi request reprint Heart Rate Variability Is Associated with Motor Outcome 3-Months after Stroke
    Amit Sethi
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 25:129-35. 2016
    ..The secondary objective of this paper was to determine whether HRV shows a strong association with the motor outcome 3 months after stroke in individuals with severe initial motor impairments...
  19. pmc Developing a Non-Pharmacological Intervention for Individuals With Mild Cognitive Impairment
    Juleen Rodakowski
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Appl Gerontol . 2016
    ..We demonstrated that an older adult with mild cognitive impairment is able to develop goals, establish effective plans, and engage in daily activities through the strategy training intervention model...
  20. pmc Comparison of surface and ultrasound localization to identify forearm flexor muscles for botulinum toxin injections
    M Kristi Henzel
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    PM R 2:642-6. 2010
    ..To determine if ultrasound (US) localization is equivalent to surface landmark localization to identify botulinum toxin injection targets for forearm muscle spasticity...
  21. pmc Do clinical rehabilitation education programs really improve stroke-related knowledge?
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 87:637-41. 2008
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of a clinical stroke education program for improving stroke-related health knowledge after inpatient rehabilitation in a "real world" setting...
  22. ncbi request reprint Stroke-related knowledge and health behaviors among poststroke patients in inpatient rehabilitation
    Kris L Koenig
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:1214-6. 2007
    ..To measure stroke knowledge and prestroke personal health behaviors of stroke patients undergoing inpatient rehabilitation and their caregivers...
  23. pmc Measuring stroke survivors' functional status independence: five perspectives
    Min Mei Shih
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, 5019 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 63:600-8. 2009
    ..Although the items of the combined ADL measures were unidimensional, they measured independence from multiple perspectives, and the scale of the combined measures was not linear...
  24. pmc Role of social support in predicting caregiver burden
    Juleen Rodakowski
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 93:2229-36. 2012
    ..To examine the unique contribution of social support to burden in caregivers of adults aging with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  25. pmc Brief report of affective state and depression status after traumatic brain injury
    Shannon B Juengst
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, University of Pittsburgh
    Rehabil Psychol 59:242-6. 2014
    ..To examine the relationship between affective state (positive and negative affect) and depression status among adults with chronic traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  26. pmc The Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR): predictive validity in inpatient stroke rehabilitation
    Terry P Breisinger
    UPMC Rehabilitation Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Centers for Rehab Services, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Clin Rehabil 28:1218-24. 2014
    ..To evaluate relative accuracy of a newly developed Stroke Assessment of Fall Risk (SAFR) for classifying fallers and non-fallers, compared with a health system fall risk screening tool, the Fall Harm Risk Screen...
  27. pmc Non-pharmacological interventions for adults with mild cognitive impairment and early stage dementia: An updated scoping review
    Juleen Rodakowski
    Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Rodakowski, Skidmore, Pittsburgh, PA, USA Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Mol Aspects Med 43:38-53. 2015
    ....
  28. pmc Effect of baseline spastic hemiparesis on recovery of upper-limb function following botulinum toxin type A injections and postinjection therapy
    Chia Lin Chang
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:1462-8. 2009
    ..To determine whether baseline hand spastic hemiparesis assessed by the Chedoke-McMaster Assessment influences functional improvement after botulinum toxin type A (BTX-A) injections and postinjection therapy...
  29. pmc Affective state and community integration after traumatic brain injury
    Shannon B Juengst
    From the Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, University of Pittsburgh SBJ, KDR, ERS Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center SBJ, PMA, ERS and Rehabilitation Science and Technology, School of Health and Rehabilitation Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania MM
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 93:1086-94. 2014
    ..These findings highlight the importance of assessing affective state after traumatic brain injury and incorporating a subjective measure of participation when considering community integration outcomes. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of rehabilitation site on functional recovery after hip fracture
    Michael C Munin
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:367-72. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether FIM instrument motor outcomes differ between hip fracture survivors undergoing rehabilitation in inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) and skilled nursing facilities (SNFs)...
  31. doi request reprint Goal Attainment Scaling (GAS) in geriatric primary care: a feasibility study
    Pamela E Toto
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, 5012 Forbes Tower, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA Electronic address
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 60:16-21. 2015
    ..Evaluate the feasibility of generating patient-centered goals using GAS with older adults who have multiple chronic conditions, recruited through primary care...
  32. pmc Abbreviated environmental enrichment enhances neurobehavioral recovery comparably to continuous exposure after traumatic brain injury
    Benjamin Wells de Witt
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 25:343-50. 2011
    ..However, the typical EE paradigm consists of continuous exposure to enrichment after TBI, which is inconsistent with the limited time frame in clinical rehabilitation...