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Publications

  • Abel, T.J., Rhone, A.E., Nourski, K.V., Kawasaki, H., Oya, H., Griffiths, T.D., Howard, M.A., & Tranel, D. (2015). Direct physiologic evidence of a heteromodal convergence region for proper naming in human anterior temporal lobe. Journal of Neuroscience, 35 (4) 1513-1520.
  • Adolphs, R., Tranel, D., & Buchanan, T.W. (2005).  Amygdala damage impairs emotional memory for the gist but not details of complex stimuli.  Nature Neuroscience, 8, 512-518.
  • Adolphs, R., Tranel, D., & Damasio, A.R. (1998). The human amygdala in social judgment.  Nature, 393, 470-474. 
  • Anderson, S.W., Barrash, J., Bechara, A., & Tranel, D. (2006) Impairments of emotion and real world complex behavior following childhood- or adult-onset focal lesions in ventromedial prefrontal cortex.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 12, 224-235.
  • Anderson, S.W., Bechara, A., Damasio, H., Tranel, D., & Damasio, A.R. (1999).  Impairment of social and moral behavior related to early damage in human prefrontal cortex.  Nature Neuroscience, 2, 1032-1037. 
  • Anderson, S.W., Damasio, H., & Damasio, A.R. (2005).  A neural basis for collecting behavior in humans.  Brain, 128, 201-212. 
  • Anderson, S.W., Todd, M.M., Hindman, B.J., Clarke, W.R., Torner, J.C., Tranel, D., Yoo, B., Weeks, J., Manzel, K.W., & Samra, S. (2006).  Intraoperative hypothermia and neuropsychological outcome after aneurysm surgery.  Annals of Neurology, 60, 518-527.
  • Anderson, S.W., Wisnowski, J., Barrash, J., Damasio, H., & Tranel, D. (2009).  Consistency of neuropsychological outcome following damage to prefrontal cortex in the first years of life.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 31, 170-179.  PMCID PMC2835154.
  • Asp, E., Ramchandran, K., & Tranel, D. (2012). Authoritarianism, religious fundamentalism, and the human prefrontal cortex.  Neuropsychology, 26, 414-421.  PMCID PMC3389201.
  • Barrash, J.  (1998). A historical review of topographical disorientation and its neuroanatomical correlates.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 20, 807-827.
  • Barrash, J. (2017). Iowa Scales of Personality Change. In J.S. Kreutzer, J. DeLuca, & B. Caplan (Eds.), Encyclopedia of clinical neuropsychology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-56782-2_9006-1
  • Barrash, J., Asp, E., Markon, K., Manzel, K., Anderson, S.W., & Tranel, D. (2011). Dimensions of personality disturbance after focal brain damage: Investigation with the Iowa Scales of Personality Change.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 33, 833-852.  PMCID PMC3140575.
  • Barrash, J., Damasio, H., Adolphs, R., & Tranel, D. (2000).  The neuroanatomical correlates of route learning impairment.  Neuropsychologia, 38, 820-836.
  • Barrash, J., Janus, T. J., & Kealey, G. P. (1996).  Neurobehavioral sequelae of high-voltage electrical injuries: Comparison with the effects of traumatic brain injury.  Applied Neuropsychology, 3, 75-81.
  • Barrash, J., Stillman, A., Anderson, S.W., Uc, E.Y., Dawson, J., & Rizzo, M. (2010).  Prediction of driving ability with neuropsychological tests: Demographic adjustments diminish accuracy.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 16, 679-686.
  • Barrash, J., Suhr, J., & Manzel, K. (2004).  Detecting poor effort and malingering with an expanded version of the Auditory Verbal Learning Test (AVLTX): Validation with clinical samples.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology 26, 125-140. 
  • Barrash, J., Tranel, D., & Anderson, S.W. (2000).  Acquired personality disturbances associated with bilateral damage to the ventromedial prefrontal region.  Developmental Neuropsychology, 18, 355-381. 
  • Bechara, A., Damasio, H., Tranel, D., & Damasio, A.R. (1997).  Deciding advantageously before knowing the advantageous strategy.  Science, 275, 1293-1294. 
  • Benton, A.L. (1994).  Neuropsychological assessment.  Annual Review of Psychology, 45, 1-23. 
  • Benton, A.L., & Tranel, D. (2000).  Historical notes on reorganization of function and neuroplasticity.  In H.S. Levin & J. Grafman (Eds.), Cerebral reorganization of function after brain damage.  New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 3-23. 
  • Calamia, M., Markon, K., Denburg, N.L., & Tranel, D. (2011).  Developing a short form of Benton’s Judgment of Line Orientation Test: An item response theory approach.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 25, 670-684.  PMCID PMC3094715.
  • Calamia, M., Markon, K., & Tranel, D. (2012).  Scoring higher the second time around: Meta-analyses of practice effects in neuropsychological assessment.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 26, 543-570.  PMCID Not federally funded.  (selected as a Continuing Education article)
  • Casas, R., Calamia, M., & Tranel, D. (2008).  A screening test of English naming ability in bilingual Spanish/English speakers.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 30, 956-966. 
  • Casas, R., Guzmán-Vélez, E., Cardona-Rodriguez, J., Rodriguez, N., Quiñones, G., Izaguirre, B., & Tranel, D. (2012).  Interpreter-mediated neuropsychological testing of monolingual Spanish speakers.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 26, 88-101.  PMCID PMC3392019.
  • Damasio, A.R., Anderson, S.W., & Tranel, D. (2012). The frontal lobes.  In K. M. Heilman & E. Valenstein (Eds.), Clinical neuropsychology (5th ed., pp. 417-465). New York: Oxford University Press. 
  • Denburg, N.L., Cole, C.A., Hernandez, M., Yamada, T.H., Tranel, D., Bechara, A., & Wallace, R.B. (2007). The orbitofrontal cortex, real-world decision-making, and normal aging.  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1121, 480-498.  PMCID PMC2246008.
  • Denburg, N.L., & Tranel, D. (2012).  Acalculia and disturbances of the body schema.  In K. M. Heilman & E. Valenstein (Eds.), Clinical neuropsychology (5th ed., pp. 169-197).  New York: Oxford University Press. 
  • Denburg, N.L., Tranel, D., & Bechara, A. (2005).  The ability to decide advantageously declines prematurely in some older adults.  Neuropsychologia, 43, 1099-1106.
  • Denburg, N.L., Weller, J.A., Yamada, T.H., Kaup, A.R., LaLoggia, A., Cole, C.A., Tranel, D., & Bechara, A. (2009).  Poor decision-making among older adults is related to elevated levels of neuroticism.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 37, 164-172.
  • Feinstein, J.S., Adolphs, R., Damasio, A.R., & Tranel, D. (2011).  The human amygdala and the induction and experience of fear.  Current Biology, 21, 34-38. PMCID PMC3030206.
  • Feinstein, J.S., Duff, M.C., & Tranel, D. (2010). The sustained experience of emotion after loss of memory in patients with amnesia.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107, 7674-7679.  PMCID PMC2867870.
  • Feinstein, J.S., Rudrauf, D., Khalsa, S.S., Cassell, M.D., Bruss, J., Grabowski, T.J., & Tranel, D.  (2010). Bilateral limbic system destruction in man.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 32, 88-106.  PMCID PMC2888849. 
  • Gläscher, J., Adolphs, R., Damasio, H., Bechara, A., Rudrauf, D., Calamia, M., Paul, L.K., & Tranel, D. (2012).  Lesion mapping of cognitive control and value-based decision-making in the prefrontal cortex.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 14681-14686.  PMCID PMC3437894.
  • Gläscher, J., Rudrauf, D., Paul, L.K., Colom, R., Tranel, D., Damasio, H., & Adolphs, R. (2010).  Distributed neural system for general intelligence revealed by lesion mapping. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 107, 4705-4709. PMCID PMC2842050.
  • Gläscher, J., Tranel, D., Paul, L.K., Rudrauf, D., Rorden, C., Hornaday, A., Grabowski, T., Damasio, H., & Adolphs, R. (2009).  Lesion mapping of cognitive abilities linked to intelligence.  Neuron, 61, 681-691.  PMCID PMC2728583.
  • Griffin, S.L., & Tranel, D. (2007).  Age of seizure onset, functional reorganization, and neuropsychological outcome in temporal lobectomy.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 29, 13-24.  PMCID PMC2246093.
  • Guzmán-Vélez, E., Feinstein, J.S., & Tranel, D.  (2014).  Feelings without memory in Alzheimer’s disease.  Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 27, 117-129.  PMCID PMC4175156.
  • Guzmán-Vélez, E., & Tranel, D. (2015). Does bilingualism contribute to cognitive reserve? Cognitive and neural perspectives. Neuropsychology, 29(1), 139–150. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/neu0000105.
  • Harel, B.T., & Tranel, D. (2008).  Functional neuroanatomy: Neuropsychological correlates of cortical and subcortical damage. In S.C. Yudofsky, & R.E. Hales (Eds.), Neuropsychiatry and behavioral neurosciences, 5th edition. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, pp. 45-91.
  • Hoth K.F., Paulsen J.S., Moser D.J., Tranel D., Clark L.A., & Bechara A. (2007). Patients with Huntington’s disease have impaired awareness of cognitive, emotional, and functional abilities. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 29, 365-376.
  • Jones, R.D., & Tranel, D. (2001).  Severe developmental prosopagnosia in a child with superior intellect.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 23, 265-273. 
  • Jones, R. D., & Tranel, D. (2005).  Cognitive impairments after stroke: Diagnosis and treatment.  In H. Adams (Ed.), Handbook of cerebrovascular diseases (pp. 243-260). New York: Marcel Dekker.
  • Kamm, J., Boles Ponto, L.L., Manzel, K., Gaasedelen, O.J., Nagahama, N., Abel, T., & Tranel, D. (2018). Temporal lobe asymmetry in FDG PET uptake predicts neuropsychological and seizure outcomes after temporal lobectomy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 78, 62-67.
  • Lezak, M. D., Howieson, D., Bigler, E., & Tranel, D. (2012).  Neuropsychological assessment (5th ed.).  New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Meth, M., Calamia, M., & Tranel, D.  Does a simple intervention enhance memory and adherence for neuropsychological recommendations? Applied Neuropsychology, 23, 21-28.
  • Mosch, S.C., Max, J.E., & Tranel, D. (2005).  A matched lesion analysis of childhood versus adult-onset brain injury due to unilateral stroke:  Another perspective on neural plasticity and recovery of social functioning.  Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 18, 5-17.
  • Nguyen, C. M., Barrash, J., Koenigs, A.L., Bechara, A., Tranel, D., & Denburg, N. L.  (2013).  Decision-making deficits in normal elderly persons are associated with executive personality disturbances.  International Psychogeriatrics, 25, 1811-1819.  
  • Nguyen, C.M., Koenigs, M., Yamada, T.H., Teo, S.H., Cavanaugh, J.E., Tranel, D., & Denburg, N.L. (2011). Trustworthiness and negative affect predict economic decision-making.  Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 23, 748 – 759.  PMCID PMC3594801.
  • Rizzo, M., & Tranel, D. (Eds.). (1996).  Head Injury and Postconcussive Syndrome.  New York: Churchill Livingstone. 
  • Robinson, H., Calamia, M., Gläscher, J., Bruss, J., & Tranel, D.  (2014). Neuroanatomical correlates of executive functions: A neuropsychological approach using the EXAMINER battery.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 20, 52-63.  PMCID PMC4176938. 
  • Suhr, J., Anderson, S., & Tranel, D. (1999).  Progressive muscle relaxation in the management of behavioral disturbance in Alzheimer’s disease.  Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 9, 31-44. 
  • Suhr, J., & Jones, R.D. (1998).  Letter and semantic fluency in Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s, and Parkinson’s diseases.  Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 13, 447-454.
  • Suhr, J., Tranel, D., Wefel, J. S., & Barrash, J.  (1997).  Memory performance after head injury: Contributions of malingering, litigation status, psychological factors, and medication use.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 19, 500-514.  
  • Taber-Thomas, B.C., Asp, E.W., Koenigs, M., Sutterer, M., Anderson, S.W., & Tranel, D. (2014). Arrested development: Early prefrontal lesions impair the maturation of moral development.  Brain, 137, 1254-1261.  PMCID PMC 3959552.
  • Tranel, D. (1994).  The release of psychological data to non-experts: Ethical and legal considerations.  Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 25, 33-38. 
  • Tranel, D. (2009).  The Iowa-Benton school of neuropsychological assessment.  In I. Grant, & K.M. Adams (Eds.), Neuropsychological assessment of neuropsychiatric disorders (3rd edition).  New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 66-83.
  • Tranel, D., Anderson, S.W., & Manzel, K. (2008).  Is the prefrontal cortex important for “fluid” intelligence? A neuropsychological study using Matrix Reasoning.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 22, 242-261.  PMCID PMC2562905.
  • Tranel, D., Hathaway-Nepple, J., & Anderson, S.W. (2007).  Impaired behavior on real-world tasks following damage to the ventromedial prefrontal cortex.  Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 29, 319-332.  PMCID PMC2289390.
  • Tranel, D., Rudrauf, D., Vianna, E.P.M., & Damasio, H. (2008).  Does the Clock Drawing Test have focal neuroanatomical correlates?  Neuropsychology, 22, 553-562.  PMCID PMC2834527.
  • Waldron, E.J., Barrash, J., Swenson, A., & Tranel, D.  (2014). Personality disturbances in amyotropic lateral sclerosis: A case study demonstrating changes in personality without cognitive deficits.  Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 20, 1-8.
  • Waldron, E.J., Manzel, K., & Tranel, D.  (2014). The left temporal pole is a heteromodal hub for retrieving proper names.  Frontiers in Bioscience, 6, 50-57. 
  • Warren, D.E., Duff, M.C., Magnotta, V., Capizzano, A.A., Cassell, M.D., & Tranel, D. (2012). Long-term neuropsychological, neuroanatomical, and life outcome in hippocampal amnesia.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 26, 335-369.  PMCID PMC3390923.
  • Warren, D.E., Power, J.D., Bruss, J., Denburg, N.L., Waldron, E.J., Sun, H., Petersen, S.E., & Tranel, D. (2014). Network measures predict neuropsychological outcome after brain injury.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 111, 14247-14252.  PMCID PMC4191760.
  • Wright, J.D., & Tranel, D. (2005).  Mild cognitive impairment.  In: UpToDate, Neurodegenerative disease, Dementia Section, July 14, 2005.
  • Yucus, C.J., & Tranel, D. (2007).  Preserved proper naming following left anterior temporal lobectomy is associated with early age of seizure onset.  Epilepsia, 48, 2241-2252.  PMCID PMC2244800.​