From the Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (J.M.), Dallas, TX; Department of Surgery, University of Washington (A.N., R.M.), Seattle, WA; Department of Surgery, Northwestern University (M.W., M.S.), Chicago, IL; Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh (B.H.), Pittsburgh, PA; Department of Surgery, University of Colorado (E.M., J.J.), Denver, CO; Department of Surgery, University of Rochester (P.B.), Rochester, NY; Department of Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine (B.F.), St. Louis, MO; Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston (B.M., F.M.), Houston, TX; and The Inflammation and the Host Response to Injury Large Scale Collaborative Research Program Investigators*
Submitted for publication July 7, 2005.
Accepted for publication February 8, 2006.
Supported by a Large-Scale Collaborative Project Award (U54-GM62119) from The National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health.
Address for reprints: Joseph P. Minei, MD, Department of Surgery/BTCC, UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Dallas, TX 75390-9158; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.