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Optimizing Energy Expenditure and Oxygenation Toward Ventilator Tolerance is Associated with Lower Ventilator and ICU Days

Ang, Darwin; Chari, Ravi; Garcia, Alejandro; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 13, 2019

An Inflammatory Pulmonary Insult Post-TBI Worsens Subsequent Spatial Learning and Neurological Outcomes

Jacovides, Christina L.; Ahmed, Syed; Suto, Yujin; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 13, 2019

Infection After Penetrating Brain Injury – An EAST Multicenter Study

Harmon, Laura A.; Haase, Daniel J.; Kufera, Joseph A.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 25, 2019

Lower Education and Income Predict Worse Long-Term Outcomes after Injury

Herrera-Escobar, Juan P.; Seshadri, Anupamaa J.; Rivero, Rachel; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 25, 2019

Pre-hospital adenosine, lidocaine and magnesium has inferior survival compared to tactical combat casualty care resuscitation in a porcine model of prolonged hemorrhagic shock

How, Remealle A.; Glaser, Jacob J.; Schaub, Leasha J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 12, 2019

Association between Operating Room Access and Mortality for Life-Threatening General Surgery Emergencies

Daniel, Vijaya T.; Rushing, Amy P.; Ingraham, Angela M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 04, 2019

Preperitoneal balloon tamponade and resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta Alternatives to open packing for pelvic fracture-associated hemorrhage

Do, Woo S.; Forte, Dominic M.; Sheldon, Rowan R.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 04, 2019

Better Understanding the Utilization of Damage Control Laparotomy a Multi-Institutional Quality Improvement Project

Harvin, John A.; Sharpe, John P.; Croce, Martin A.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 02, 2019

The Acute Inflammatory Response after Trauma is heightened by Frailty A Prospective Evaluation of Inflammatory and Endocrine System Alterations in Frailty

Palmer, James; Pandit, Viraj; Zeeshan, Muhammad; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: February 13, 2019


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Implementation of a Prehospital Air Medical Thawed Plasma Program Is It Even Feasible?

Adams, Peter W.; Warren, Kayla A.; Guyette, Frank X.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 13, 2019

Removal of Retrievable Inferior Vena Cava Filters before discharge Is it associated with increased incidence of pulmonary embolism?

Robbins, Justin M.; Garwe, Tabitha; McCarthy, Cullen K.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 03, 2019

Female Platelets Have Distinct Functional Activity Compared to Male Platelets Implications in Transfusion Practice and Treatment of Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy

Coleman, Julia R; Moore, Ernest E; Kelher, Marguerite R; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 31, 2019

TITRATE TO EQUILIBRATE AND NOT EXSANGUINATE! CHARACTERIZATION AND VALIDATION OF A NOVEL PARTIAL RESUSCITATIVE ENDOVASCULAR BALLOON OCCLUSION OF THE AORTA CATHETER IN NORMAL AND HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK CONDITIONS

Forte, Dominic; Do, Woo S.; Weiss, Jessica B.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 21, 2019


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ORTHOPEDIC INJURIES IN MULTI-TRAUMA PATIENTS RESULTS OF THE 11th TRAUMA UPDATE INTERNATIONAL CONSENSUS CONFERENCEMILAN, DECEMBER 11, 2017

Cimbanassi, Stefania; O’Toole, Robert; Maegele, Marc; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 13, 2019


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Rethinking the definition of major trauma The Need For Trauma Intervention outperforms Injury Severity Score and Revised Trauma Score in 38 adult and pediatric trauma centers

Roden-Foreman, Jacob W.; Rapier, Nakia R.; Foreman, Michael L.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 13, 2019


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Characteristics of Hardware Failure in Patients Undergoing Surgical Stabilization of Rib Fractures A Chest Wall Injury Society Multicenter Study

Sarani, Babak; Allen, Rebecca; Pieracci, Fredric M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 14, 2019


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The Association between Self-Declared Acute Care Surgery Services and Operating Room Access Results from a National Survey

Ricci, Kevin B.; Rushing, Amy P.; Ingraham, Angela M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: June 12, 2019

Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) Induced Myocardial Injury is Mitigated by Endovascular Variable Aortic Control (EVAC)

Beyer, Carl A.; Hoareau, Guillaume L.; Tibbits, Emily M.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 28, 2019

Variability in international normalized ratio and activated partial thromboplastin time after injury are not explained by coagulation factor deficits

Stettler, Gregory R.; Moore, Ernest E.; Moore, Hunter B.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 24, 2019

Rapid point-of-care detection and classification of direct-acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs) with the TEG® 6s implications for trauma and acute care surgery

Dias, J.D.; Lopez-Espina, C.G.; Ippolito, J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 29, 2019

A descriptive study of US Special Operations Command fatalities, 2001-2018

Kotwal, Russ S.; Mazuchowski, Edward L.; Stern, Caryn A.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 29, 2019

PREDICTORS OF POST-INJURY ARDS LUNG INJURY PERSISTS IN THE ERA OF HEMOSTATIC RESUSCITATION

Kornblith, Lucy Z.; Robles, Anamaria J.; Conroy, Amanda S.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 25, 2019

Most of the Variation in Length of Stay in Emergency General Surgery is NOT Related to Clinical Factors of Patient Care

Achanta, Aditya; Nordestgaard, Ask; Kongkaewpaisan, Napaporn; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 05, 2019

Echo is a Good, Not Perfect, Measure of Cardiac Output in Critically Ill Surgical Patients

Olivieri, Peter P.; Patel, Rajan; Kolb, Stephanie; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 18, 2019

Valproic Acid Improves Survival and Decreases Resuscitation Requirements In a Swine Model of Prolonged Damage Control Resuscitation

Williams, Aaron M.; Bhatti, Umar F.; Biesterveld, Ben E.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 02, 2019

Timing of Tracheostomy Placement among Children with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury A Propensity-Matched Analysis

McLaughlin, Cory; Darcy, David; Park, Caron; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 13, 2019


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Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma Preferred Triage and Initial Management of the Burned Patient

Vercruysse, Gary A.; Alam, Hasan B.; Martin, Matthew J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 25, 2019


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Effect of Damage Control Laparotomy on Major Abdominal Complications and Lengths of Stay a Propensity Score Matching and Bayesian Analysis

Harvin, John A.; Sharpe, John P.; Croce, Martin A.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: April 01, 2019

4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate is associated with Improved Survival in Trauma Related Hemorrhage A Nationwide Propensity Matched Analysis

Zeeshan, Muhammad; Hamidi, Mohammad; Feinstein, Ara J.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: March 15, 2019


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Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Trauma and Emergency General Surgery An Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Zerhouni, Yasmin A.; Scott, John W.; Ta, Christina; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 13, 2019


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Promotility Agents For The Treatment Of Ileus In Adult Surgical Patients A Practice Management Guideline From The Eastern Association For The Surgery Of Trauma

Bugaev, Nikolay; Bhattacharya, Bishwajit; Chiu, William C.; More

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. ., Post Acceptance: May 24, 2019


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