Effects of methylphenidate on attention deficits after traumatic brain injury: a multidimensional, randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Whyte2004EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of methylphenidate on attention deficits after traumatic brain injury: a multidimensional, randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={John Whyte and Tessa Hart and Monica J Vaccaro and Patricia Grieb-Neff and Anthony Risser and Marcia Polansky and H. Branch Coslett},
  journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation},
  year={2004},
  volume={83 6},
  pages={401-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of methylphenidate on a variety of aspects of attention, ranging from laboratory-based impairment measures to caregiver ratings and work productivity, in individuals after traumatic brain injury. DESIGN A total of 34 adults with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury and attention complaints in the postacute phase of recovery were enrolled in a 6-wk, double-blind, placebo-controlled, repeated crossover study of methylphenidate, administered in a dose of 0… CONTINUE READING