J Head Trauma Rehabil 2021 Jul 26. Epub 2021 Jul 26.
Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Children's Mercy Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri (Dr McLaughlin); University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine (Dr McLaughlin); Weill Cornell School of Medicine, New York City, New York (Mr Caliendo); David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California (Mr Lowder); Blythedale Children's Hospital, Valhalla, New York (Drs Watson and Shah); Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York (Dr Watson); Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, and Departments of Pediatrics and Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio (Dr Kurowski); Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Dr Baum); Department of Neuropsychology, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia (Dr Blackwell); Department of Pediatric Psychology and Neuropsychology, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio (Dr Koterba); The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus (Drs Koterba and Hoskinson); Center for Biobehavioral Health, The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio (Dr Hoskinson); Department of Rehabilitation, Children's Hospital Colorado and Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado (Dr Tlustos); Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, North Carolina (Dr Zimmerman); Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York (Dr Shah); Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, Maryland (Dr Suskauer); and Departments of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland (Dr Suskauer).
Objectives: To describe dosing practices for amantadine hydrochloride and related adverse effects among children and young adults with traumatic brain injury (TBI) admitted to pediatric inpatient rehabilitation units.
Setting: Eight pediatric acute inpatient rehabilitation units located throughout the United States comprising the Pediatric Brain Injury Consortium.
Participants: Two-hundred thirty-four children and young adults aged 2 months to 21 years with TBI. Read More