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Assessment of coagulopathy, endothelial injury, and inflammation after traumatic brain injury and hemorrhage in a porcine model
Persistent inflammation, immunosuppression, and catabolism syndrome after severe blunt trauma
Findings of a randomized controlled trial using limited transthoracic echocardiogram (LTTE) as a hemodynamic monitoring tool in the trauma bay
The effect of epidural placement in patients after blunt thoracic trauma
A comparison of the Injury Severity Score and the Trauma Mortality Prediction Model
More harm than good
Determining optimal threshold for glucose control in organ donors after neurologic determination of death
Tracheostomy timing in traumatic brain injury
Outpatient laparoscopic appendectomy should be the standard of care for uncomplicated appendicitis
Does relative value unit–based compensation shortchange the acute care surgeon?
Identification of blunt abdominal injuries in children
An intensive physiotherapy program improves mobility for trauma patients
Interchangeability of rotational elastographic instruments and reagents
Activity of factor VII in patients with isolated blunt traumatic brain injury
Acquired coagulopathy of traumatic brain injury defined by routine laboratory tests
Advantages and pitfalls of combining intravenous antithrombin with nebulized heparin and tissue plasminogen activator in acute respiratory distress syndrome
Are we delivering two standards of care for pelvic trauma? Availability of angioembolization after hours and on weekends increases time to therapeutic intervention
Prediction of postinjury multiple-organ failure in the emergency department
Children are safer in states with strict firearm laws
Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis for patients receiving regional anesthesia following injury in Iraq and Afghanistan
Injury patterns of soldiers in the second Lebanon war
Development of a preliminary risk index to identify trauma patients at risk for an unplanned intubation
The prevalence and impact of prescription controlled substance use among injured patients at a Level I trauma center
Morbid obesity predisposes trauma patients to worse outcomes
Increased suicidal activity following major trauma
Factors associated with trauma clinic follow-up compliance after discharge
Breaking down the barriers! Factors contributing to barrier days in a mature trauma center
Predicting hospital discharge disposition in geriatric trauma patients
Helmet use is associated with a decrease in intracranial hemorrhage following all-terrain vehicle crashes
The epidemiology of horse-related injuries for different horse exposures, activities, and age groups in Queensland, Australia
Variability is the standard
The contributions of a South African colleague to the evolution and innovation of trauma surgery
Provision of acute general surgery
Association between static and dynamic thenar near-infrared spectroscopy and mortality in patients with sepsis
Clinical studies on intra-abdominal hypertension and abdominal compartment syndrome
Early sex-specific modulation of the molecular clock in trauma
Common Problems in Acute Care Surgery
David Bogart Pilcher, MD (1934–2012)
Outcomes following “rescue” superselective angioembolization in hemodynamically unstable patients
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Weaning from mechanical ventilation in severe blunt trauma with pulmonary contusion
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It is time to reassess critical care evacuation
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Featured Articles for CME Credit January 2014
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