Basil A. Pruitt, Jr., MD, FACS, FCCM
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Clinical Congress of Acute Care Surgery 2011 Presidential Address
Management of post-traumatic retained hemothorax
Laparoscopic management of acute small bowel obstruction
Electroporation-mediated in vivo gene delivery of the Na+/K+-ATPase pump reduced lung injury in a mouse model of lung contusion
Evolving role of endovascular techniques for traumatic vascular injury
Emergency uncrossmatched transfusion effect on blood type alloantibodies
Initial hematocrit in trauma
Is contrast exposure safe among the highest risk trauma patients?
Contemporary management of renal trauma
Play or pay
Western Trauma Association Critical Decisions in Trauma
Future of acute care surgery
Impact of a defined management algorithm on outcome after traumatic pancreatic injury
Changes in massive transfusion over time
Unique pattern of complications in elderly trauma patients at a Level I trauma center
Geriatric trauma service
Recombinant factor VIIa is effective at reversing coagulopathy in a lactic acidosis model
Hypothermia reduces resuscitation fluid volumes required to maintain blood pressure in a rat hemorrhagic shock model
Surface-attached amphipathic peptides reduce hemorrhage in vivo
Leptin relieves intestinal ischemia/reperfusion injury by promoting ERK1/2 phosphorylation and the NO signaling pathway
Specific inhibition of AQP1 water channels in human pulmonary microvascular endothelial cells by small interfering RNAs
Mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase 6 mediates mechanical stretch-induced high-mobility group box 1 protein expression in pulmonary alveolar epithelial cells
Ulinastatin protects pulmonary tissues from lipopolysaccharide-induced injury as an immunomodulator
Enoxaparin and fondaparinux attenuates endothelial damage in endotoxemic rats
Intra-abdominal hypertension causes reversible blood-brain barrier disruption
Disruption of Nrf2 exacerbated the damage after spinal cord injury in mice
Electrical stimulation improves peripheral nerve regeneration in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
Development of a ballistic model of combat groin injury
Comparison of massive blood transfusion predictive models in the rural setting
Single-center experience on endovascular reconstruction of traumatic internal carotid artery dissections
A management of blunt thoracic trauma in an emergency department observation unit
Blunt splenic trauma
One hundred percent fascial approximation can be achieved in the postinjury open abdomen with a sequential closure protocol
Differences in management and mortality with a bronchoalveolar lavage-based diagnostic protocol for ventilator-associated pneumonia
A prospective study of thrombophilia in trauma patients with pulmonary embolism
The Baux score is dead. Long live the Baux score
Trimming- and pruning-related injuries in the United States, 1990 to 2007
Monitoring and prediction of intracranial hypertension in pediatric traumatic brain injury
Incidence and pattern of cervical spine injury in blunt assault
A cost-minimization analysis of phenytoin versus levetiracetam for early seizure pharmacoprophylaxis after traumatic brain injury
Hardware removal after fracture fixation procedures in the femur
The use of acellular human dermis composite graft for upper eyelid reconstruction in ocular injury
Persistent high level of circulating midregional-proadrenomedullin and increased risk of nosocomial infections after septic shock
Pulmonary edema in near hanging
Percutaneous extraction of deeply-embedded radiopaque foreign bodies using a less-invasive technique under image guidance
Conductor-assisted nasal sonography
Deck-slap injuries
Improved survival after hemostatic resuscitation
Trauma and Massive Hemorrhage
The role of preoperative cardiac investigations in hip emergency surgery
Management of post-traumatic retained hemothorax
Laparoscopic Management of Acute Small Bowel Obstruction