Vani A Rao

Associate Professor

19982019
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Research Output 1998 2019

2019

Age differences in outcome after mild traumatic brain injury: results from the HeadSMART study

Richey, L. N., Rao, V., Roy, D., Narapareddy, B. R., Wigh, S., Bechtold, K. T., Sair, H. I., Van Meter, T. E., Falk, H., Leoutsakos, J. M., Yan, H., Lyketsos, C. G., Korley, F. K. & Peters, M. E., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : International Review of Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Logistic Models
Glasgow Outcome Scale
Craniocerebral Trauma

Loss of consciousness and altered mental state predicting depressive and post-concussive symptoms after mild traumatic brain injury

Roy, D., Peters, M., Everett, A. D., Leoutsakos, J-M. S., Yan, H., Rao, V. A., Kortte, K. B., Sair, H., Van Meter, T. E., Falk, H., Vassila, A., Hall, A., Ofoche, U., Akbari, F., Lyketsos, C. G. & Korley, F., Jan 1 2019, In : Brain Injury.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Concussion Syndrome
Brain Concussion
Unconsciousness
Depression
Wounds and Injuries
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Depression
Prefrontal Cortex
Therapeutics
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders

Risk of Depression after Traumatic Brain Injury in a Large National Sample

Albrecht, J. S., Barbour, L., Abariga, S. A., Rao, V. A. & Perfetto, E. M., Jan 15 2019, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 36, 2, p. 300-307 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Traumatic Brain Injury
Confidence Intervals
Medicare Part C
Insurance Coverage
Incidence
2018

Influence of study population definition on the effect of age on outcomes after blunt head trauma

Peters, M., Hsu, M., Rao, V. A., Roy, D., Narapareddy, B. R., Kortte, K. B., Sair, H., Van Meter, T. E., Falk, H., Hall, A. J., Lyketsos, C. G. & Korley, F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Brain Injury.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United States Department of Veterans Affairs
Craniocerebral Trauma
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Population
Depression

Poor sleep is linked to impeded recovery from traumatic brain injury

Kalmbach, D. A., Conroy, D. A., Falk, H., Rao, V. A., Roy, D., Peters, M., Van Meter, T. E. & Korley, F., Oct 1 2018, In : Sleep. 41, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Brain Concussion
Craniocerebral Trauma
Traumatic Brain Injury

Safety of Antidepressant Classes Used Following Traumatic Brain Injury Among Medicare Beneficiaries: A Retrospective Cohort Study

Albrecht, J. S., Rao, V. A., Perfetto, E. M. & Daniel Mullins, C., Aug 1 2018, In : Drugs and Aging. 35, 8, p. 763-772 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicare
Antidepressive Agents
Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Safety

Teaching Clinical Reasoning with an Example Mnemonic for the Neuropsychiatric Syndromes of Traumatic Brain Injury

Peters, M., Moussawi, K. & Rao, V. A., Oct 1 2018, In : Academic Psychiatry. 42, 5, p. 686-689 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Teaching
brain
Traumatic Brain Injury
2017

Anxiety and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among Medicare Beneficiaries after Traumatic Brain Injury

Albrecht, J. S., Peters, M., Smith, G. S. & Rao, V. A., 2017, In : Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 32, 3, p. 178-184 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Medicare
Anxiety
International Classification of Diseases
Traumatic Brain Injury

Correlates and prevalence of aggression at six months and one year after first-time traumatic brain injury

Roy, D., Vaishnavi, S., Han, D. & Rao, V. A., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 29, 4, p. 334-342 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggression
Traumatic Brain Injury
Demography
Depression
Wounds and Injuries

Derivation of a three biomarker panel to improve diagnosis in patients with mild traumatic brain injury

Peacock, W. F., Van Meter, T. E., Mirshahi, N., Ferber, K., Gerwien, R., Rao, V. A., Sair, H., Diaz-Arrastia, R. & Korley, F., Nov 30 2017, In : Frontiers in Neurology. 8, NOV, 641.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Biomarkers
Phosphopyruvate Hydratase
Tomography
Neurogranin

Head injury serum markers for assessing response to trauma: Design of the HeadSMART study

Peters, M., Rao, V. A., Kortte, K. B., Roy, D., Sair, H., Leoutsakos, J-M. S., Diaz-Arrastia, R., Stevens, R. D., Batty, D. S., Falk, H., Fernandez, C., Ofoche, U., Vassila, A., Hall, A. J., Anderson, B., Bessman, E., Lyketsos, C. G., Everett, A. D., Eyk, J. V. & Korley, F., Jan 30 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Brain Injury. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Craniocerebral Trauma
Biomarkers
Wounds and Injuries
Hospital Emergency Service
Arm

Nutraceuticals for traumatic brain injury: Should you recommend their use?

Ramaswamy, S., Rodriguez, A., Driscoll, D. & Rao, V. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Current Psychiatry. 16, 7, p. 34-45 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perception of Barriers to the Diagnosis and Receipt of Treatment for Neuropsychiatric Disturbances After Traumatic Brain Injury

Albrecht, J. S., O'Hara, L. M., Moser, K. A., Mullins, C. D. & Rao, V. A., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Focus Groups
Caregivers
Therapeutics
Interviews
Patient Education

Prevalence of incomplete functional and symptomatic recovery among patients with head injury but brain injury debatable

Korley, F., Diaz-Arrastia, R., Falk, H. J., Peters, M., Leoutsakos, J-M. S., Roy, D., Rao, V. A., Sair, H., Ofoche, U., Hall, A. J., Akbari, F., Van Meter, T. E., Everett, A. D., Van Eyk, J. E. & Kortte, K. B., Apr 15 2017, In : Journal of Neurotrauma. 34, 8, p. 1531-1538 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Craniocerebral Trauma
Brain Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Tomography

Risk Factors for New-Onset Depression After First-Time Traumatic Brain Injury

Roy, D., Koliatsos, V. E., Vaishnavi, S., Han, D. & Rao, V. A., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Psychosomatics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Depression
Traumatic Brain Injury
Risk Factors
Onset
Social Perception
2016
Brain Injuries
Psychiatry
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Rehabilitation
Quality of Life

Psychotropic Medication Use among Medicare Beneficiaries Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Albrecht, J. S., Mullins, D. C., Smith, G. S. & Rao, V. A., Sep 27 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicare
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Anxiety
International Classification of Diseases
Pharmaceutical Preparations
2015

Depression after traumatic brain injury: A biopsychosocial cultural perspective

Roy, D., Jayaram, G., Vassila, A., Keach, S. & Rao, V. A., Feb 1 2015, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 13, p. 56-61 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Depression
Depressive Disorder
Therapeutics
Population

Increased Rates of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Older Adults in US Emergency Departments, 2009-2010

Albrecht, J. S., Hirshon, J. M., McCunn, M., Kortte, K. B., Rao, V. A., Simoni-Wastila, L. & Smith, G. S., Oct 16 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Hospital Emergency Service
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Health Care Surveys
Cognition Disorders
Empiricism
Pharmacology
Therapeutics
Dopamine Agents
Laughter
Crying
Psychiatry
Comorbidity
Anxiety

Sleep disturbances after traumatic brain injury

Rao, V. A., Neubauer, D. & Vaishnavi, S., Sep 1 2015, In : Psychiatric Times. 32, 9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Traumatic Brain Injury

Transcranial magnetic stimulation: A potential new treatment for depression associated with traumatic brain injury

Reti, I. M., Schwarz, N., Bower, A., Tibbs, M. & Rao, V. A., Jul 1 2015, In : Brain Injury. 29, 7-8, p. 789-797 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Depression
Therapeutics
Safety
Seizures
2014

A Perspectives Approach to Suicide After Traumatic Brain Injury: Case and Review

Nowrangi, M. A., Kortte, K. B. & Rao, V. A., 2014, In : Psychosomatics. 55, 5, p. 430-437 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suicide
Nervous System
Population
Substance-Related Disorders
Psychiatry

Autoimmune-Mediated Cognitive Impairment: A Case Report

Devineni, B., Venkatesan, A., Appleby, B. S. & Rao, V. A., 2014, In : Psychosomatics. 55, 6, p. 698-702 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cognition Disorders
Neuropsychological Tests
Intravenous Immunoglobulins
Graves Disease
Major Depressive Disorder

Does acute TBI-related sleep disturbance predict subsequent neuropsychiatric disturbances?

Rao, V. A., McCann, U. D., Han, D., Bergey, A. & Smith, M. T., 2014, In : Brain Injury. 28, 1, p. 20-26 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Injuries
Sleep
Apathy
Wounds and Injuries
Anxiety

Understanding clinician perception of common presentations in South Asians seeking mental health treatment and determining barriers and facilitators to treatment

Rastogi, P., Khushalani, S., Dhawan, S., Goga, J., Hemanth, N., Kosi, R., Sharma, R. K., Black, B. E., Jayaram, G. & Rao, V. A., Feb 2014, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 7, 1, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mental Health
Focus Groups
Therapeutics
Acculturation
Sex Offenses
2013

Correlates of Apathy During the First Year After Traumatic Brain Injury

Rao, V. A., McCann, U. D., Bergey, A., Han, D., Brandt, J. & Schretlen, D., Jul 2013, In : Psychosomatics. 54, 4, p. 403-404 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apathy
Brain Injuries
Linear Models
Traumatic Brain Injury
Brain Injury

Hippocampal volume reduction correlates with apathy in traumatic brain injury, But not schizophrenia

Takayanagi, Y., Gerner, G., Takayanagi, M., Rao, V. A., Vannorsdall, T., Sawa, A., Schretlen, D. & Cascella, N. G., 2013, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 25, 4, p. 292-301 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apathy
Schizophrenia
Survivors
Healthy Volunteers
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
2012

Diffusion tensor imaging atlas-based analyses in major depression after mild traumatic brain injury

Rao, V. A., Mielke, M., Xu, X., Smith, G., McCann, U. D., Bergey, A., Doshi, V., Pham, D. L., Yousem, D. M. & Mori, S., 2012, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 24, 3, p. 309-315 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Diffusion Tensor Imaging
Atlases
Depression
Temporal Lobe

Sertraline for treatment of post-stroke anxiety

Rao, V. A., Bergey, A. & Rosenberg, P. B., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 24, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sertraline
Anti-Anxiety Agents
Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety
Stroke
Neurosciences
Fees and Charges
Medicare
Radiology
Neurosurgery
2011

Attitudes towards mental illness and help-seeking behaviors among South Asian Americans: Results of a pilot study

Rao, V. A., Goga, J., Inscore, A., Kosi, R., Khushalani, S., Rastogi, P., Subramaniam, G. & Jayaram, G., Mar 2011, In : Asian Journal of Psychiatry. 4, 1, p. 76 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asian Americans
Help-Seeking Behavior

Elevated plasma ceramides in depression

Gracia-Garcia, P., Rao, V. A., Haughey, N., Banduru, V. V. R., Smith, G., Rosenberg, P. B., Lobo, A., Lyketsos, C. G. & Mielke, M. M., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 23, 2, p. 215-218 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ceramides
Depression
Dementia
Alzheimer Disease

Epidemiology, Assessment, and Treatment of Dementia

Nowrangi, M. A., Rao, V. A. & Lyketsos, C. G., Jun 2011, In : Psychiatric Clinics of North America. 34, 2, p. 275-294 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Epidemiology
Aptitude
Drug Discovery
Cognition

Personality changes in brain injury

Gracia-Garcia, P., Mielke, M. M., Rosenberg, P. B., Bergey, A. & Rao, V. A., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 23, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Brain Injuries
Personality
Brain Concussion
Sleep
Wounds and Injuries
Brain Injuries
Electroencephalography

Treatment of sleep disturbance in Alzheimer's dementia

Salami, O., Lyketsos, C. G. & Rao, V. A., Aug 2011, In : International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 26, 8, p. 771-782 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alzheimer Disease
Sleep
Therapeutics
Actigraphy
Phototherapy
2010

A morphometric analysis of neuroanatomic abnormalities in traumatic brain injury

Vannorsdall, T., Cascella, N. G., Rao, V. A., Pearlson, G. D., Gordon, B. & Schretlen, D., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 22, 2, p. 173-181 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain
Cerebrum
Cognition
Healthy Volunteers
Traumatic Brain Injury

Gray-matter abnormalities in deficit schizophrenia

Cascella, N. G., Fieldstone, S. C., Rao, V. A., Pearlson, G. D., Sawa, A. & Schretlen, D., Jul 2010, In : Schizophrenia Research. 120, 1-3, p. 63-70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Schizophrenia
Temporal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Outpatients
Gray Matter

Managing depression in traumatic brain injury

Salami, O. & Rao, V. A., Jan 1 2010, Psychosomatic Medicine: An Introduction to Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry. Cambridge University Press, p. 126-133 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Craniocerebral Trauma
Depression
Head
Incidence
Traumatic Brain Injury

Neuroanatomical correlates of depression in post traumatic brain injury: Preliminary results of a pilot study

Rao, V. A., Munro, C., Rosenberg, P. B., Ward, J., Bertrand, M., Degoankar, M., Horská, A., Pham, D., Yousem, D. M. & Barker, P. B., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 22, 2, p. 231-235 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Creatine
Basal Ganglia
Brain
Occipital Lobe
Temporal Lobe

Neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia patients with and without a history of traumatic brain injury

Rao, V. A., Rosenberg, P. B., Samus, Q. M., Patadia, D., Treiber, K., Bertrand, M., Norton, M., Steinberg, M. I., Tschanz, J. & Lyketsos, C. G., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 22, 2, p. 166-172 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dementia
Traumatic Brain Injury
Equipment and Supplies
Population

Predictors of new-onset depression after mild traumatic brain injury

Rao, V. A., Bertrand, M., Rosenberg, P. B., Makley, M., Schretlen, D., Brandt, J. & Mielke, M. M., Dec 2010, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 22, 1, p. 100-104 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Concussion
Subdural Hematoma
Early Diagnosis

Sleep disturbance after traumatic brain injury

Vaishnavi, S., McCann, U. D. & Rao, V. A., Nov 2010, In : Psychiatric Annals. 40, 11, p. 553-559 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sleep
Traumatic Brain Injury
2009

Aggression after traumatic brain injury: Prevalence and correlates

Rao, V. A., Rosenberg, P. B., Bertrand, M., Salehinia, S., Spiro, J., Vaishnavi, S., Rastogi, P., Noll, K., Schretlen, D., Brandt, J., Cornwell, E., Makley, M. & Samus, Q. M., Sep 2009, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 21, 4, p. 420-429 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggression
Depression
Activities of Daily Living
Substance-Related Disorders
Traumatic Brain Injury

Behavioral neurology and neuropsychiatry fellowship training: The Johns Hopkins model

Vaishnavi, S., Rosenblatt, A., Rabins, P. V., Lyketsos, C. G. & Rao, V. A., Jun 2009, In : Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. 21, 3, p. 335-341 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuropsychiatry
Neurology
Nervous System

Neuropsychiatric problems after traumatic brain injury: Unraveling the silent epidemic

Vaishnavi, S., Rao, V. A. & Fann, J. R., May 2009, In : Psychosomatics. 50, 3, p. 198-205 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatry
Brain Concussion
Cognitive Therapy
Therapeutics
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)