Carol DeMatteo

Carol DeMatteo

Phone: (905) 525-9140 ext: 27805
Fax: (905) 524-0069
Office: Rm.433, IAHS
Email: dematteo@mcmaster.ca

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Carol DeMatteo graduated from University of Toronto in Physio and Occupational Therapy. She completed her MSc at McMaster University in Design, Measurement and Evaluation. Carol has been with the School of Rehabilitation Science since 1989 where she is a Professor. She is also scientist with CanChild Centre for Childhood Disability Research. Areas of clinical practice and research include pediatric rehabilitation and neurotrama in children specifically acquired brain injury/concussion and obstetrical brachial plexus injury.

Research Expertise

Carol’s areas of research include pediatric rehabilitation and neurotrama in children specifically acquired brain injury/concussion and obstetrical brachial plexus injury.

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Recent Publications

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Journal Articles

Sharma V, DeMatteo C, Himanshu A. Physical rehabilitation in minor traumatic injury or concussion. IJNT. 2017. doi: 10.1055/s-0036-1597941.

Ledoux A, Barrowman N, Boutis K, Davis A, Reid S, Sangha G, … DeMatteo C, et al. (in press) Multicentre, randomized clinical trial of Pediatric Concussion Assessment of Rest and Exertion (PedCARE): A study to determine when to resume physical activities following concussion in children. Br J Sports Med.

Stazyk K, DeMatteo C, Moll S, Missiuna C. Depression in youth recovering from concussion: correlates and predictors. Brain Inj. 2017;31(5):631-8.

Jeong Y, Law M, Stratford P, DeMatteo C, Missiuna C. Measuring participation of children and environmental factors at home, school, and in community: construct validation of the Korean PEM-CY. Phys Occup Ther Pediatr. 2017;7:1-13.

Petrelli T, Farrokhyar F, McGrath P, Sulowski C, Sobhi G, DeMatteo C, et al. The use of ibuprofen and acetaminophen for acute headache in the postconcussive youth: A pilot study. Pediatr Child Health. 2017;22(1):2-6.

Dona O, Noseworthy MD, DeMatteo C, Connolly JF. Fractal analysis of brain blood oxygenation level dependant (BOLD) signals for children with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). PLoS One. 2017;12(1):e0169647.

Zemek RL, Grool AM, Rodriguez Duque D, DeMatteo C, Rothman L, Benchimol EI, et al. Annual and seasonal trends in ambulatory visits for pediatric concussion in Ontario between 2003 and 2013. J Pediatr. 2017;181:222-8.e2.

Novak Z, Aglipay M, Barrowman N, Yeates K, Beauchamp MH, Gravel J, ... DeMatteo C, et al, for the PERC 5P Concussion Team. Association of persistent postconcussion symptoms with pediatric quality of life. JAMA Pediatr. 2016;170(12):e162900..

Jeong Y, Law M, Stratford P, DeMatteo C, Kim H. Cross-cultural validation and psychometric evaluation of the Participation and Environment Measure for Children and Youth in Korea. Disabil Rehabil. 2016;38(22):2217-28.

Jeong Y, Law M, DeMatteo C, Stratford P, Kim H. Knowledge translation from research to clinical practice: measuring participation of children with disabilities. Occup Ther Health Care. 2016;30(4):323-43.

Jeong Y, Law M, Stratford P, DeMatteo C, Kim H. The role of occupational therapists in the contexts of a natural disaster: a scoping review. Disabil Rehabil. 2016;38(16):1620-31.

Zemek R, Barrowman N, Freedman SB, Gravel J, Gagnon I, McGahern C, … DeMatteo C, et al. Clinical risk score for persistent postconcussion symptoms among children with acute concussion in the ED. JAMA. 2016;315(10):1014-25.

General Information

Mailing Address:

School of Rehabilitation Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University
Institute of Applied Health Sciences,
Room 403, 1400 Main St. W. Hamilton, ON L8S 1C7

Phone:

(905) 525-9140 Ext: 22867


Fax:

(905) 524-0069


Email:

rehab@mcmaster.ca


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