Publications

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

Psychosocial contributions to concussion recovery

Greenberg, J., Mace, R. A., Funes, C. J., Silverberg, N. D., Iverson, G. L., Caplan, D. N., & Vranceanu, A. M. (2019). Pain catastrophizing and limiting behavior mediate the association between anxiety and postconcussion symptoms. Psychosomatics. Advance online publication. doi:10.1016/j.psym.2019.09.004

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

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

Chan, C., Iverson, G. L., Purtzki, J., Wong, K., Kwan, V., Gagnon, I., & Silverberg, N. D. (2018). Safety of active rehabilitation for persistent symptoms after pediatric sport-related concussion: A randomized controlled trial. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 99(2), 242-249. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2017.09.108

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., 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

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

Silverberg, N. D., Wertheimer, J. C., & Fichtenberg, N. L. (2007). An effort index for the repeatable battery for the assessment of neuropsychological status (RBANS). The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 21(5), 841-854. doi:10.1080/13854040600850958