2018 Publications

Articles are listed in the order they are e-published.


Probabilistic Matching of Deidentified Data From a Trauma Registry and a Traumatic Brain Injury Model System Center: A Follow-up Validation Study.Kumar RG, Wang Z, Kesinger MR, Newman M, Huynh TT, Niemeier JP, Sperry JL, Wagner AK. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Apr;97(4):236-241.


Operation Brain Trauma Therapy: 2016 Update. Kochanek PM, Bramlett HM, Dixon CE, Dietrich WD, Mondello S, Wang KW, Hayes RL, Lafrenaye A, Povlishock JT, Tortella FC, Poloyac SM, Empey P, Shear DA. Mil Med. March;183,(Sup 1):303–312

Presenting Predictors and Temporal Trends of Treatment-Related Outcomes in Diabetic Ketoacidosis.Horvat CM, Ismail HM, Au AK, Garibaldi L, Siripong N, Kantawala S, Aneja RK, Hupp DS, Kochanek PM, Clark RSB. Pediatr Diabetes. 2018 Mar 24. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12663. [Epub ahead of print]

Phenotyping Cardiac Arrest: Bench and Bedside Characterization of Brain and Heart Injury Based on Etiology. Uray T, Lamade A, Elmer J, Drabek T, Stezoski JP, Missé A, Janesko-Feldman K, Garman RH, Chen N, Kochanek PM, Dezfulian C; University of Pittsburgh Post-Cardiac Arrest Service. Crit Care Med. 2018 Mar 10.[Epub ahead of print]


Environmental enrichment, alone or in combination with various pharmacotherapies, confers marked benefits after traumatic brain injury. de la Tremblaye PB, Cheng JP, Bondi CO, Kline AE.Neuropharmacology. 2018 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Brain-Specific Serum Biomarkers Predict Neurological Morbidity in Diagnostically Diverse Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Patients. Au AK, Bell MJ, Fink EL, Aneja RK, Kochanek PM, Clark RSB. Neurocrit Care. 2018 Feb;28(1):26-34. 
24 vs. 72 Hours of Hypothermia for Pediatric Cardiac Arrest: A Pilot, Randomized Controlled Trial. Fink EL, Clark RSB, Berger RP, Fabio A, Angus DC, Watson RS, Gianakas JJ, Panigrahy A, Callaway CW, Bell MJ, Kochaneka PM. Resuscitation. 2018 Feb 14.

Systemic administration of donepezil attenuates the efficacy of environmental enrichment on neurobehavioral outcome after experimental traumatic brain injury. Bondi CO, Yelleswarapu NK, Day-Cooney J, Memarzadeh K, Folweiler KA, Bou-Abboud CE, Leary JB, Cheng JP, Tehranian-DePasquale R, Kline AE. Restor Neurol Neurosci. 2018;36(1):45-57.

Central Infusion of IGF-1 Increases Hippocampal Neurogenesis and Improves Neurobehavioral Function following Traumatic Brain Injury. Carlson SW, Saatman KE. J Neurotrauma. 2018 Feb 17.  [Epub ahead of print]

A Special 50-Year Perspective on Our Field.Kochanek PM. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 Feb 8.


Development and content validity of the behavioral assessment screening tool (BASTβ). Juengst SB, Terhorst L, Dicianno BE, Niemeier JP, Wagner AK. Disabil Rehabil. 2018 Jan 5:1-7.

Epidemiology of Comorbid Conditions Among Adults 50 Years and Older With Traumatic Brain Injury. Kumar RG, Juengst SB, Wang Z, Dams-OʼConnor K, Dikmen SS, OʼNeil-Pirozzi TM, Dahdah MN, Hammond FM, Felix ER, Arenth PM, Wagner AK. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2018 Jan/Feb;33(1):15-24.

Initiating Nutritional Support Before 72 Hours Is Associated With Favorable Outcome After Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in Children: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized, Controlled Trial of Therapeutic Hypothermia. Meinert E, Bell MJ, Buttram S, Kochanek PM, Balasubramani GK, Wisniewski SR, Adelson PD; Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Consortium: Hypothermia Investigators. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2018 Jan 24. 

The effects of post-traumatic depression on cognition, pain, fatigue, and headache after moderate-to-severe traumatic brain injury: a thematic review. Kumar RG, Gao S, Juengst SB, Wagner AK, Fabio A. Brain Inj. 2018 Jan 22:1-12. [Epub ahead of print]