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A randomized clinical trial of single dose liposomal bupivacaine versus indwelling analgesic catheter in patients undergoing surgical stabilization of rib fractures

Leasia, Kiara; Ciarallo, Christopher; Prins, Jonne T.H.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: May 05, 2021

Implications of the National Stop the Bleed Campaign: The Swinging Pendulum of Prehospital Tourniquet Application in Civilian Limb Trauma

Mikdad, Sarah; Mokhtari, Ava K.; Luckhurst, Casey M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 24, 2021

A Tale of Two Centers: Is Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin Really Superior for Prevention of Post-Traumatic Venous Thromboembolism?

Checchi, Kyle D.; Costantini, Todd W.; Badiee, Jayraan; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 24, 2021

Cryoprecipitate Attenuates the Endotheliopathy of Trauma in Mice Subjected to Hemorrhagic Shock and Trauma

Barry, Mark; Trivedi, Alpa; Miyazawa, Byron Y.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

Resolution of Organ Dysfunction as a Predictor of Long-Term Survival in Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections: Analysis of the ACCUTE Trial and a Retrospective Claims-Linked Database Study

Brakenridge, Scott C.; Wilfret, David A.; Maislin, Greg; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 23, 2021

Developing a tool to assess competence in Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA): an international Delphi consensus study

Engberg, Morten; Hörer, Tal; Rasmussen, Todd E.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 30, 2021

Impact of U.S. Hospital Center and Inter-Hospital Transfer on Spinal Cord Injury Management: An Analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank

Williamson, Theresa; Hodges, Sarah; Yang, Lexie Zidanyue; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

Development of a Field Artificial Intelligence Triage (FAIT) Tool: Confidence in the Prediction of Shock, Transfusion and Definitive Surgical Therapy in Patients with Truncal Gunshot Wounds

Nederpelt, Charlie; Mokhtari, Ava K.; Alser, Osaid; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

P-Selectin Antibody Treatment After Blunt Thoracic Trauma Prevents Early Pulmonary Arterial Thrombosis Without Changes in Viscoelastic Measurements of Coagulation

Schutzman, Linda M.; Rigor, Rob R.; Lin, Yung-Ling J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

Is resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta for CT diagnosis feasible or not? A Japanese single-center, retrospective, observational study

Otsuka, Hiroyuki; Takeda, Michihiro; Sai, Kisei; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 31, 2021

Strategies for successful implementation of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) in an urban Level I trauma center

Hadley, Jamie B; Coleman, Julia R; Moore, Ernest E; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 27, 2021

WSES-AAST Guidelines for Management of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infection in Surgical Patients: an executive summary

Sartelli, Massimo; Ansaloni, Luca; Biffl, Walter A.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 27, 2021

Does The Use of Ethyl Chloride Improve Patient-Reported Pain Scores with Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Dressing Changes? A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial

Tank, Jason C.; Georgiadis, Gregory M.; Bair, Jeffrey M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

A Multicenter Investigation of the Hemodynamic Effects of Induction Agents for Trauma Rapid Sequence Intubation

Leede, Emily; Kempema, James; Wilson, Chad; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 02, 2021

Surgical Stabilization of Rib Fractures in Octogenarians and Beyond – What are the Outcomes?

Pieracci, Fredric M.; Leasia, Kiara; Hernandez, Matthew C.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: February 25, 2021

Contemporary Outcomes and Management of Blunt Cerebrovascular Injuries: Results from the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma PROspective Observational Vascular Injury Treatment (PROOVIT) Multicenter Registry

Russo, Rachel; Davidson, Anders; Alam, Hasan; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: February 23, 2021


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Case-control analysis of prehospital death and prolonged field care survival during recent US military combat operations

Shackelford, Stacy A.; del Junco, Deborah J.; Riesberg, Jamie; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 26, 2021

Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea: A Review of 25 Modern Naval Mass Casualty Incidents With Implications For Future Distributed Maritime Operations

Tadlock, Matthew D.; Gurney, Jennifer; Tripp, Michael S.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 30, 2021

Risk Factors for Abdominal Surgical Site Infection after Exploratory Laparotomy among Combat Casualties

Bozzay, Joseph D.; Walker, Patrick F.; Schechtman, David W.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: February 16, 2021


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Management of Blunt Traumatic Abdominal Wall Hernias: A Western Trauma Association Multicenter Study

Harrell, Kevin N.; Grimes, Arthur D.; Albrecht, Roxie M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 26, 2021

Staying on Target: Maintaining a Balanced Resuscitation During Damage Control Resuscitation Improves Survival

Hynes, Allyson M.; Geng, Zhi; Schmulevich, Daniela; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 24, 2021

The Small 14-French (Fr) Percutaneous Catheter vs. Large (28-32Fr) Open Chest Tube for Traumatic Hemothorax (P-CAT): A Multi-center Randomized Clinical Trial

Kulvatunyou, Narong; Bauman, Zachary M.; Edine, Savo Bou Zein; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 16, 2021

High REBOA Procedural Volume is Associated with Improved Outcomes: An Analysis of the AORTA Registry

Gorman, Elizabeth; Nowak, Brittany; Klein, Michael; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 30, 2021

A Single Dose of Valproic Acid Improves Neurologic Recovery and Decreases Brain Lesion Size in Swine Subjected to an Isolated Traumatic Brain Injury

Wakam, Glenn K.; Biesterveld, Ben E.; Pai, Manjunath P.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: February 25, 2021


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Reply to: “A multifaceted virus. Non-reducible and strangulated effects of COVID-19”

Ferrara, Francesco; Rausei, Stefano; on behalf of all coauthors and collected data contributors of the article “Dramatic decrease of surgical emergencies during COVID-19 outbreak”

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 01, 2021

Authors’ response to “Letter regarding Fresh whole blood from walking blood banks for patients with traumatic hemorrhagic shock: a systematic review and meta-analysis”

Naumann, David N.; Boulton, Adam J.; Sandhu, Amrit; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: February 26, 2021


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USE OF REGIONAL ANALGESIA AND RISK OF DELIRIUM IN OLDER ADULTS WITH MULTIPLE RIB FRACTURES: AN EAST MULTICENTER STUDY

O’Connell, Kathleen M.; Patel, Kushang V.; Powelson, Elisabeth; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 29, 2021


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Dose-Dependent Association Between Blood Transfusion and Nosocomial Infections in Trauma Patients: A Secondary Analysis of Patients from the PAMPer Trial*

Ladhani, Husayn A.; Ho, Vanessa P.; Charbonnet, C. Clare; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: April 26, 2021

Four-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in Adjunct to Whole Blood in Trauma-Related Hemorrhage: Does Whole Blood Replace the Need for Factors?

Khurrum, Muhammad; Ditillo, Michael; Obaid, Omar; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 16, 2021

Trauma and Non-Trauma Damage Control Laparotomy: The Difference is Delirium (Data from the EAST SLEEP-TIME Multicenter Trial)

McArthur, Kaitlin; Krause, Cassandra; Kwon, Eugenia; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 31, 2021

Trauma Outcome Predictor (TOP): An Artificial-Intelligence (AI) Interactive Smartphone Tool to Predict Outcomes in Trauma Patients

Maurer, Lydia R.; Bertsimas, Dimitris; Bouardi, Hamza Tazi; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 12, 2021

An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Multicenter Trial Examining Prehospital Procedures in Penetrating Trauma Patients

Taghavi, Sharven; Maher, Zoe; Goldberg, Amy J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. Post Acceptance: March 05, 2021