Publications

See here for a complete list of publications and below for representative examples.

Psychosocial contributions to concussion recovery

Cassetta, B., Cairncross, M., Brasher, P.M.A., Panenka, W.J., & Silverberg, N.D. (Online ahead of print). Avoidance and endurance coping after mild traumatic brain injury are associated with disability outcomes. Rehabilitation Psychology.

Green, K., Cairncross, M., Panenka, W.J., Stubbs, J.L., & Silverberg, N.D. (Online ahead of print). History of functional somatic syndromes and persistent symptoms after mild traumatic brain injury. The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences.

Silverberg, N. D., Panenka, W. J., & Iverson, G. L. (2018). Fear avoidance and clinical outcomes from mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 35(16), 1864-1873. doi:10.1089/neu.2018.5662

Iverson, G. L., Terry, D. P., Karr, J. E., Panenka, W. J., & Silverberg, N. D. (2018). Perceived injustice and its correlates after mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 35(10), 1156-1166. doi:10.1089/neu.2017.5402

Silverberg, N. D., Iverson, G. L., & Panenka, W. (2017). Cogniphobia in mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(13), 2141-2146. doi:10.1089/neu.2016.4719

Concussion intervention studies

Greenberg, J., Singh, T., Iverson, G.L., Silverberg, N.D., Macklin, E.A., Parker, Giacino, J.T., Yeh, G.Y., & Vranceanu, A-M. (2021). Live video mind-body treatment to prevent persistent symptoms following mild traumatic brain injury: Protocol for a mixed-methods study. JMIR Research Protocols, 10(1), e25746.

Silverberg, N.D., Panenka, W., Lizotte, P.P., Bayley, M.T., Dance, D., & Li, L. (2020). Promoting early treatment for mild traumatic brain injury in primary care with a guideline implementation tool: A pilot cluster randomized trial. BMJ Open, 10(10):e035527.

Ali, J. I., Mahoney, P., Dance, D., & Silverberg, N. D. (2019). Outcomes of a brief coping skills group intervention for adults with severe postconcussion symptoms. Concussion, 4(3), CNC67. doi:10.2217/cnc-2019-0011

Silverberg, N. D. (2019). Behavioral treatment for post-traumatic headache after mild traumatic brain injury: Rationale and case series. Neurorehabilitation, 44(4), 523-530. doi:10.3233/NRE-192708

Silverberg, N. D., Hallam, B. J., Rose, A., Underwood, H., Whitfield, K., Thornton, A. E., & Whittal, M. L. (2013). Cognitive-behavioral prevention of postconcussion syndrome in at-risk patients: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 28(4), 313-322. doi:10.1097/HTR.0b013e3182915cb5

Concussion knowledge synthesis

Silverberg, N.D., & Iverson, G.L on behalf of the ACRM Mild TBI Definition Expert Consensus Group and the ACRM Brain Injury Special Interest Group Mild TBI Task Force. (2021). Expert panel survey to update the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine definition of mild traumatic brain injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 102(1), 76-86.

Silverberg, N. D., Duhaime, A. C., & Iaccarino, M. A. (2019). Mild traumatic brain injury in 2019-2020. Jama, doi:10.1001/jama.2019.18134

Silverberg, N. D., Iaccarino, M. A., Panenka, W. J., Iverson, G. L., McCulloch, K. L., Dams-O’Connor, K., . . . McCrea, M. on behalf of the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine Brain Injury Interdisciplinary Special Interest Group Mild TBI Task Force. (2019). Management of concussion and mild traumatic brain injury: A synthesis of practice guidelines. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Advance online publication. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2019.10.179

Stubbs, J. L., Thornton, A. E., Sevick, J. M., Silverberg, N. D., Barr, A. M., Honer, W. G., & Panenka, W. J. (2020). Traumatic brain injury in homeless and marginally housed individuals: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Lancet Public Health, 5(1), e19-e32. doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30188-4

Schneider, K. J., Leddy, J. J., Guskiewicz, K. M., Seifert, T., McCrea, M., Silverberg, N. D., . . . Makdissi, M. (2017). Rest and treatment/rehabilitation following sport-related concussion: A systematic review. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 51(12), 930-934. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2016-097475

Silverberg, N. D., Gardner, A. J., Brubacher, J. R., Panenka, W. J., Li, J. J., & Iverson, G. L. (2015). Systematic review of multivariable prognostic models for mild traumatic brain injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 32(8), 517-526. doi:10.1089/neu.2014.3600

Neuropsychological assessment

Abeare, C., Erdodi, L., Messa, I., Terry, D.P., Panenka, W.J., Iverson, G.L., & Silverberg, N.D. (2021). Development of embedded performance validity indicators in the NIH Toolbox Cognitive Battery. Psychological Assessment, 33(1), 90-96.

Iverson, G. L., Ivins, B. J., Karr, J. E., Crane, P. K., Lange, R. T., Cole, W. R., & Silverberg, N. D. (2019). Comparing composite scores for the ANAM4 TBI-MIL for research in mild traumatic brain injury. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: The Official Journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists, doi:10.1093/arclin/acz021

Silverberg, N. D., Crane, P. K., Dams-O’Connor, K., Holdnack, J. A., Ivins, B. J., Lange, R. T., . . . Iverson, G. L. (2017). Developing a cognition endpoint for traumatic brain injury clinical trials. Journal of Neurotrauma, 34(2), 363-371. doi:10.1089/neu.2016.4443

Holdnack, J. A., Iverson, G. L., Silverberg, N. D., Tulsky, D. S., & Heinemann, A. W. (2017). NIH toolbox cognition tests following traumatic brain injury: Frequency of low scores. Rehabilitation Psychology, 62(4), 474-484. doi:10.1037/rep0000145

Silverberg, N. D., & Millis, S. R. (2009). Impairment versus deficiency in neuropsychological assessment: Implications for ecological validity. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 15(1), 94-102. doi:10.1017/S1355617708090139