Kontos, P., *Grigorovich, A., *Nowrouzi, B., Sharma, B., Lewko, J., §Mollayeva, T., Colantonio, A. (2017, October 18). A qualitative exploration of work-related head injury: Vulnerability at the intersection of workers’ decision making and organizational values. BMC Public Health. 17(1), 824. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., *Xiong, C., Hanafy, S., Chan, V., Hu, Z., Sutton, M., Escobar, M., Colantonio, A. (2017, October 13). Comorbidity and outcomes in traumatic brain injury: Protocol for a systematic review on functional status and risk of death. BMJ Open, 7(10). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018626. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Pacheco, N.*, D’Souza, A.*, Colantonio, A. (2017, September) The course and prognostic factors of cognitive status after central nervous system trauma: A systematic review protocol. BMJ Open, 7(9). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017165. [open access article]

*Zarhsenas, S., Tam, L., Colantonio, A., Alavinia, S.M., Cullen, N. (2017, August 31). Predictors of discharge destination from acute care in patients with traumatic brain injury. BMJ Open, 7(8). doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016694. [open access article]

Chan, V., §Mollayeva T., Ottenbacher K. J., Colantonio A. (2017, August 8). Clinical profile and comorbidity of traumatic brain injury among younger and older men and women: A brief research notes. BMC Research Notes, 10(1), 371. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Colantonio, A. (2017, April). Gender, Sex and Traumatic Brain Injury: Transformative science to optimize patient outcomes. Healthcare Quarterly, 20(1), 6-9. doi:10.12927/hcq.2017.25144. [Invited submission]. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Colantonio, A.,  Cassidy J.D., Vernich, L., Moineddin, R., Shapiro, C.M. (2017, June) Sleep stage distribution in persons with mild traumatic brain injury: A polysomnographic study according to American Academy of Sleep Medicine Standards. Sleep Medicine, 34, 179-192. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2017.02.021. [open access article]

Amodio, V., Bruch, H., Mollayeva, T. Colantonio, A. (2017, April 26). Using the narratives of Ontarians with a work-related traumatic brain injury to inform injury prevention: A mixed methods approach. Work, 56(4), 563-70. doi: 10.3233/WOR-172525. [open access article]

Biajar A*, §Mollayeva T*(*share first-authorship), Sokoloff S, Colantonio A. (2017, April 1). Assistive technology to enable sleep function in patients with acquired brain injury: Issues and opportunities. British Journal of Occupationa/ Therapy, 80(4), 225-49. DOI: 10.1177/030802261668801. [Invited work]. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., D’Souza, A., Mollayeva, S., Colantonio, A. (2017, April). Post-traumatic sleep-wake disorders. Curr Neurol Neurosci Report, 17(38). doi: 10.1007/s11910-017-0744-z. [Invited work]  (Early online March 25, 2017) [open access article]

Mollayeva T, Cassidy D, Shapiro CM, Mollayeva S, Colantonio A. (2017, February). Concussion/mild traumatic brain injury-related chronic pain in males and females: A diagnostic modelling study. Medicine, 96(7). doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000005917. [open access article]

Special Issue

The Supplement to the journal Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation titled “Sex, Gender and Traumatic Brain Injury” was guest edited by Dr. Angela Colantonio. It is available at Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vol. 97, No. 2, Supplement 1



McIsaac, K. E., Moser, A., Moineddin, R., Keown, L. A., Wilton, G., Stewart, L. A., Colantonio, A., Nathens, A. B., & Matheson, F. I. (2016). Association between traumatic brain injury and incarceration: a population-based cohort study CMAJ Open, 4(4) p. E746-E753. [open access article]

Chan, V., Pole, J. D., Keightley, M., Mann, R. E., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Children and youth with non-traumatic brain injury: A population-based perspective. BMC Neurology, 16, 110. doi:  10.1186/s12883-016-0631-2. [open access article]

Stock, D., Cowie, C., Chan, V., Colantonio, A., Wodchis, W. P., Alter, D., & Cullen, N. (2016). Determinants of alternate-level-of-care delayed discharge among acute care survivors of hypoxic ischemic brain injury. CMAJ Open, 4(4), doi:10.9778/cmajo.20150123. [open access article]

Colantonio, A., Salehi, S., Kristman, V., Cassidy, J. D., Carter, A., Vartanian, O., Bayley, M., Kirsh, B., Hebert, D., Lewko,  J., Kubrak, O., Mantis, S., & Vernich, L. (2016). Return to work after work-related traumatic brain injury. NeuroRehabilitation, 39(3), 389-399.  doi: 10.3233/NRE-161370. [abstract]

McIsaac, K. E., Farrell-MacDonald, S., Chong, N., Moser, A., Moineddin, R., Colantonio, A., Nathens, A., & Matheson, F. I.  (2016). Creating a powerful platform to explore health in a correctional population: a record linkage study. PLoS ONE, 11(8), e0161173. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0161173. [open access article]

Kim, H., Lewko, J., Garritano, E., Sharma, B., Colantonio, A., & Moody, J. (2016). Construction fatality due to electrical contact in Ontario, Canada, 1997-2007. Work, Early online, 1-9. doi: 10.3233/WOR-162336. [abstract]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., Colantonio, A., Moody, J., & Mantis, S. (2016). What’s gender got to do with it? Examining masculinities, health and safety and return to work in male dominated skilled trades. Work, Early online, 1-13. doi: 10.3233/WOR-162322. [abstract]

Mollayeva, T., Mollayeva, S., Lewko, J., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Work-related traumatic brain injury due to assault. Work, Early online, 1-9. doi: 10.3233/WOR-162339. [abstract]

Xiong, C., Martin, T., Sravanapudi, A., Colantonio, A., & Mollayeva, T. (2016). Factors associated with return to work in men and women with work-related traumatic brain injury. Disability and Health Journal, 9(3), 439-448. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2015.12.00.2. [abstract]

Goldin, Y., Haag, H. L., & Trott, C. T. (2016). Screening for history of traumatic brain injury among women exposed to intimate partner violence. PM&R, Early online. doi:10.1016/j.pmrj.2016.05.006. [abstract]

Stock, D., Cowie, C., Chan, V., Cullen, N., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Determinants of admission to inpatient rehabilitation among acute care survivors of hypoxic ischemic brain injury: A prospective population-wide cohort study. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 97(6), 885-891. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.01.007. [abstract]

Chan, V., Mollayeva, T., Ottenbacher, K. T., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Sex-specific predictors of inpatient rehabilitation outcomes after traumatic brain injury. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,97(5), 772-780.  doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2016.01.011. [abstract]

Balogh, R., McMorris, C. A., Lunsky, Y., Ouellette-Kuntz, H., Bourne, L., Colantonio, A., & Gonçalves-Bradley, D. C. (2016). Organising healthcare services for persons with an intellectual disability. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4, CD007492. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007492.pub2. [abstract]

Guerriero, E. N., Smith, P. M., Stergiou-Kita, M., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Rehabilitation utilization following a work-related traumatic brain injury: A sex-based examination of workers’ compensation claims in Victoria, Australia. PLoS One, 11(3):e0151462. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151462. [open access article]

Harris, J. E., Mays, J., Ratcliff, G., Chase, S., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Level of agreement of occupational titles between persons with traumatic brain injury and their informants.  Work, 53(3), 561-567. doi: 10.3233/WOR-152223. [abstract]

Mollayeva, T., Thurairajah, P., Burton, K., Mollayeva, S., Shapiro, C. M., & Colantonio, A. (2016). The Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index as a screening tool for sleep dysfunction in clinical and non-clinical samples, with emphasis on application in the traumatic brain injury population: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 25, 52-73. doi:10.1016/j.smrv.2015.01.00. [abstract]

Colantonio, A. (2016). Sex, gender and acquired brain injury: A commentary.  Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 97(2 Suppl 1), S1-S4. [abstract]

Saverino, C., Swaine, B., Jaglal, S., Lewko, J., Vernich, L., Voth, J., Calzavara, A., & Colantonio, A.  (2016). Re-hospitalization after traumatic brain injury: A population based study. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 97(2 Suppl 1), S19-S25. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2015.04.016. [abstract]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., Sokoloff, S., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Gender influences on return to work after mild traumatic brain injury. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 97(2 Suppl 1), S40-S45. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.04.008. [abstract]

Toor, G. K., Harris, J. E., Escobar, M., Yoshida, K., Velikonja, D., Rizoli, S., Cusimano, M., Cullen, N., Sokoloff, S., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Long-term health service outcomes among women with traumatic brain injury. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 97(2 Suppl 1), S54-S63. doi: [abstract]

Haag, H., Coringal, M., Sokoloff, S., Yoshida, K., Kontos, P., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Being a woman with acquired brain injury: Challenges and implications for practice. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 27(2 Suppl 1), S64-S70. doi: [abstract]

Lindsay, S., Proulx, M., Maxwell, J., Hamdani, Y., Bayley, M., Macarthur, C., & Colantonio, A. (2016). Gender and transition from paediatric to adult care among youth with ABI: Experiences in a transition model. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 97(2 Suppl 1), S33-S39. doi:10.1016/j.apmr.2014.04.032. [abstract]


Mollayeva, T., Mollayeva, S., Shapiro, C. M., Cassidy, J. D., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Insomnia in workers with delayed recovery from mild traumatic brain injury. Sleep Medicine, Early Online. doi: 1016/j.sleep.2015.05.014. [abstract]

Mollayeva, T., Shapiro, C. M., Mollayeva, S., Cassidy, J. D., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Modeling community integration in workers with delayed recovery from mild traumatic brain injury. BMC Neurology, 15, 194. doi: 10.1186/s12883-015-0432-z. [open access article]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., Bezo, R., Colantonio, A., Garritano, E., Lafrance, M., Lewko, J., Mantis, S., Moody, J., Power, N., Theberge, N., Westwood, E., & Travers, K. (2015). Danger zone: Men, masculinity and occupational health and safety in high risk occupations. Safety Science, 80, 213-220. [abstract]

Mansfield, E., Stergiou-Kita, M., Cassidy, J. D., Bayley, M., Mantis, S., Kristman, V., Kirsh, B., Gomez, M., Jeschke, M., Vartanian, O., Moody, J., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Return to work challenges following a work-related mild traumatic brain injury: The injured worker perspective. Brain Injury, 29(11), 1362-1369. doi: 10.3109/02699052.2015.1053524 [abstract]

Scherer, M., Belben, T., Colantonio, A., Thurairajah, P., & Mollayeva, T. (2015). The relationship between sleep, depression, and traumatic brain injury: A study of Ontario workers with head trauma. Journal of Sleep Disorders: Treatment & Care, Early Online. [abstract]

Colantonio, A., Hsueh, J., Petgrave, J., Hirdes, J., & Berg, K. (2015). A profile of traumatic brain injury patients within home care, long-term care, complex continuing care and institutional mental health settings in a publicly insured population. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, 30(6), E18-E29. [abstract]

Chang, V. C., Guerriero, E. N., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Epidemiology of work-related traumatic brain injury: A comprehensive review.American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 25(4), 353-377. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22418. [abstract]

Khuu, W., Chan V., & Colantonio, A. (2015). A systematic review protocol for measuring comorbidity in inpatient rehabilitation for non-traumatic brain injury.Systematic Reviews, 4, (14). [open access article]

Chan, V., Xiong, C., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Patients with brain tumours: Who receives post-acute occupational therapy services? American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 69(2), 6902290010p1-6902290010p6. [abstract]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., Daiter, L., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Good intentions? Employer representative conceptualizations and, challenges to the workplace accommodation process: The case of electrical injuries. Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal, 27(1), 1-25. [abstract]

Chan, V., Thurairajah, P., & Colantonio, A. (2015). Defining pediatric traumatic brain injury using international classification of diseases version 10 codes: A systematic review. BMC Neurology, 15(7). [open access article]


Andersen, J., Kot, N., Ennis, N., Colantonio, A., Ouchterlony, D., Cusimano, M.D., & Topolovec-Vranic, J. (2014). Traumatic brain injury and cognitive impairment in men who are homeless. Disability & Rehabilitation, 36(26), 2210-2215. [abstract]

Mollayeva, T., Kendzerska, T., Mollayeva, S., Shapiro, C., Colantonio, A., & Cassidy D.J. (2014). A systematic review of fatigue in patients with traumatic brain injury: The course, predictors and consequences. Neuroscience & Behavioural Reviews, 47, 685-716. [open access article]

Ilie, G., Adlaf, E., M., Mann, R.E., Boak, A., Hamilton, H., Asbridge, M., Colantonio, A., Turner, N.E., Rehm, H., & Cusimano, M.D. (2014). The moderating effects of sex and age on the association between traumatic brain injury and harmful psychological correlates among adolescents. PLOS ONE, 9(9). [open access article]

Mansfield, E., Stergiou-Kita, M., Kirsh, B., Colantonio, A. (2014). After the storm: the social relations of return to work following electrical injury. Qualitative Health Research, 24(9), 1183-1197. [abstract]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., Bayley, M., Cassidy, J.D., Colantonio, A., Gomez M., Jeschke, M., Kirsh, B., Kristman, V., Moody, J., & Vartanian, O. (2014). Returning to work after electrical injuries: Workers’ perspectives and advice to Others. Journal of Burn Care & Research, 35(6), 498-507. [abstract]

Chang, V.C., Ruseckaite, R., Collie, A., Colantonio, A. (2014). Examining the epidemiology of work-related traumatic brain injury through a sex/gender lens: analysis of workers’ compensation claims in Victoria, Australia. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 71(10), 695-703. [abstract]

Colantonio, A., Kim, H., Allen, S., Asbridge, M., Petgrave, J., Brochu, S. (2014). Traumatic brain injury and early life experiences among men and women in a prison population. Journal of Correctional Health Care, 20(4), 271-279. [abstract]

Stergiou-Kita, M., Mansfield, E., & Colantonio, A. (2014). Injured workers’ perspectives on how workplace accommodations are conceptualized and delivered following electrical injuries. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 24(2), 173-188. [abstract]

Hamdani, Y., Proulx, M., Kingsnorth, S., Lindsay, S., Maxwell, J., Colantonio, A., Macarthur, C., & Bayley, M. (2014). The LIFEspan model of transitional rehabilitative care for youth with disabilities: Healthcare professional perspectives on service delivery. Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, 7(1), 79-91. [open access article]

Kontos, P., Miller, K.-L., Gilbert, J., Mitchell, G., Colantonio, A., Keightley, M., & Cott, C. (2014). Grief, anger, and rationality: The impact of a research-based theater intervention on emotion work practices in brain injury rehabilitation. Evaluation Review, 38(1), 29-67. [abstract]

Topolovec-Vranic, J., Ennis, N., Howatt, M., Ouchterlony, D., Michalak, A., Masanic, C., Colantonio, A., Hwang, S., Kontos, P., Stergioupoulous, V., Cusimano, M. (2014). Traumatic brain injury amongst men in an urban homeless shelter: Rates and mechanisms of injury. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 2(2), e69-e76. [open access article]

Fung, C. H. L., Nguyen, M., Moineddin, R., Colantonio, A., & Wiseman-Hakes, C. (2014). Reliability and validity of the Daily Cognitive-Communication and Sleep Profile: A new instrument for monitoring sleep, wakefulness and daytime function. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 23(2), 217-218. [abstract]

Ocampo-Chan, S., Colantonio, A., Badley, E., Dawson, D. R., & Ratcliff, G. (2014). Factors associated with arthritis 7 to 24 years after a traumatic brain injury. Perceptual & Motor Skills, 118(1), 274-292. [abstract]

Agnihotri, S., Gray, J., Colantonio, A., Polatajko, H., Cameron, D., Wiseman-Hakes, C., Rumney, P., & Keightley, M. L. (2014). Arts-based social skills interventions for adolescents with acquired brain injuries: Five case reports. Developmental Neurorehabilitation, 17(1), 44-63. [abstract]

Chen, A., Zagorski, B., Parsons, D., Chan, V., & Colantonio, A. (2014). Factors associated with living setting at discharge from inpatient rehabilitation after acquired brain injury in Ontario, Canada. Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 46(2), 144-152. [open access article]


Mollayeva, T., Colantonio, A., Cassidy, D., & Shapiro, C. (2013). Screening for sleep dysfunction after traumatic brain injury: Rationale for integration. Sleep Medicine, 14(12), 1235-1246. [open access article]

Chan, V., Thurairajah, P., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Defining traumatic brain injury in children and youth using International Classification of Diseases Version 10 codes: a systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 2, 102. [open access article]

Topolovec-Vranic, J., Ennis, N., Ouchterlony, D., Cusimano, M. D., Colantonio, A., Hwang, S. W., Kontos, P., Stergioupoulos, V., & Brenner, L. A. (2013). Clarifying the link between traumatic brain injury and homelessness: Workshop proceedings. Brain Injury, 27(13-14), 1600-1605. [abstract]

Chan, V., Zagorski, B., Parsons, D., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Older adults with acquired brain injury: A population based study. BMC Geriatrics, 13(97). [open access article]

Wiseman-Hakes, C., Murray, B., Colantonio, A., Rochon, E., Cullen, N., & Moineddin, R. (2013). Evaluating the impact of treatment for trauma related sleep/wake disorders on recovery of cognition and communication in adults with chronic TBI. Brain Injury, 27(12), 1364-1376. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Kendzerska, T., Mollayeva, S., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Sleep apnea in traumatic brain injury: Understanding its impact on executive function. Journal of Sleep Disorders & Therapy, 2, 129. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Kendzerska, T., & Colantonio A. (2013). Self-report instruments for assessing sleep dysfunction in traumatic brain injury population: a systematic review. Sleep Medicine Reviews 17(6), 411-423. [open access article]

Chan, V., Zagorski, B., Parsons, D., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Older adults with acquired brain injury: outcomes after inpatient rehabilitation. Canadian Journal on Aging, 32(3), 278-286. [abstract]

Fung, C. H. L., Wiseman-Hakes, C., Kita, M., Nguyen, M., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Time to wake up: bridging the gap between theory and practice for sleep in occupational therapy. British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 78(8), 384-386. [open access article]

Mollayeva, T., Kendzerska, T., Mollayeva, S., Shapiro, C., Colantonio, A., & Cassidy, J. D. (2013). Fatigue in adults with traumatic brain injury: predictors and consequences. A systematic review of longitudinal study protocols. Systematic Reviews, 2(1), 57. [open access article]

Kim, H., Bayley, M., Dawson, D., Mollayeva, T., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Characteristics and functional outcomes of brain injury caused by physical assault in Canada: a population-based study from an inpatient rehabilitation setting. Disability & Rehabilitation, 35(26), 2213-2220. [abstract]

Balogh, R., Oullette-Kuntz, H, Brownell, M., & Colantonio, A. (2013). Factors associated with hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions among persons with an intellectual disability: a publicly insured population perspective. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 57, 226-239. [abstract]

Kim, H., & Colantonio, A. (2013). An examination of discharge against medical advice from brain injury inpatient rehabilitation. Brain Injury, 27(3), 325-331. [abstract]

Kim, H., Colantonio, A., Dawson, D., & Bayley, M. (2013). Community integration outcomes after traumatic brain injury due to physical assault. Canadian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 80(1), 49-58. [open access article]

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