The effectiveness of a statewide trauma call center in reducing time to definitive care for severely injured patients
The epidemiology of trauma-related mortality in the United States from 2002 to 2010
Epidemiology and risk factors of multiple-organ failure after multiple trauma
Endovascular Skills for Trauma and Resuscitative Surgery (ESTARS) course
Thromboelastogram-guided enoxaparin dosing does not confer protection from deep venous thrombosis
Decompressive craniectomy or medical management for refractory intracranial hypertension
Prospective evaluation of intravascular volume status in critically ill patients
The BIG (brain injury guidelines) project
Do all β-blockers attenuate the excess hematopoietic progenitor cell mobilization from the bone marrow following trauma/hemorrhagic shock?
Predictive factors for failure of nonoperative management in perforated appendicitis
Alveolar macrophage depletion increases the severity of acute inflammation following nonlethal unilateral lung contusion in mice
The mesenchymal stem cell–derived microvesicles enhance sciatic nerve regeneration in rat
Fresh frozen plasma resuscitation attenuates platelet dysfunction compared with normal saline in a large animal model of multisystem trauma
Colloid with high fresh frozen plasma/red blood cell resuscitation does not reduce postoperative fluid needs
Feasibility and transport of packed red blood cells into Special Forces operational conditions
Intra-abdominal injury following blunt trauma becomes clinically apparent within 9 hours
Evolution in the management of traumatic diaphragmatic injuries
Evaluation of 8.0-cm needle at the fourth anterior axillary line for needle chest decompression of tension pneumothorax
Optimizing trauma system design
Variability in California triage from 2005 to 2009
The association of trauma center closures with increased inpatient mortality for injured patients
A 26-year comparative review of United Kingdom helicopter emergency medical services crashes and serious incidents
Developing best practices to study trauma outcomes in large databases
Stress hyperglycemia and surgical site infection in stable nondiabetic adults with orthopedic injuries
Potential prognostic factors predicting secondary amputation in third-degree open lower limb fractures
Blood component transfusion increases the risk of death in children with traumatic brain injury
Management of children with mild traumatic brain injury and intracranial hemorrhage
There’s no place like home
A community traffic safety analysis of pedestrian and bicyclist injuries based on the catchment area of a trauma center
Shock index predicts mortality in geriatric trauma patients
Obesity and vehicle type as risk factors for injury caused by motor vehicle collision
Systematic review of the benefits and harms of whole-body computed tomography in the early management of multitrauma patients
Pressure ulcers from spinal immobilization in trauma patients
Current views on acute to chronic pain transition in post-traumatic patients
Frailty in surgery
A consensus-based criterion standard for trauma center need
William M. Stahl, MD (1922–2012)
Featured Articles for CME Credit April 2014