Physiologic Responses to Primary Blast
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Determinants of Myocardial Performance after Blunt Chest Trauma
Blunt Vascular Injuries of the Head and Neck
The Role of Computed Tomography in Selective Management of Gunshot Wounds to the Abdomen and Flank
Surgical Dynamics Traveling Fellowship Award
The Epidemiology of Thoracic Aortic Injuries in Pedestrians
Pulmonary Tractotomy as an Abbreviated Thoracotomy Technique
Bradycardia and Hypotension Associated with Severe Hemorrhage Are Reversed by Morphine Given Centrally or Peripherally in Anesthetized Rats
Acute Psychosocial Impact of Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma with and without Accompanying Brain Injuries
Closed Management and Percutaneous Fixation of Unstable Proximal Humerus Fractures
Treatment of Closed Humeral Shaft Fractures with Intramedullary Elastic Nails
Locked Nailing for Displaced Surgical Neck Fractures of the Humerus
Out-of-Hospital Cervical Spine Clearance
Measurement of Net Whole-Body Transcapillary Fluid Transport and Effective Vascular Compliance in Humans
Prosecution and Conviction of the Injured Intoxicated Driver
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The Effect of Clysed and Topical Epinephrine on Intraoperative Catecholamine Levels
Disruptive Forces for Swine Heart, Liver, and Spleen
Population-Based Analysis of 10,766 Hospitalizations for Mandibular Fractures in California, 1991 to 1993
Steroids and Spinal Cord Injury
Traumatic Choledochogastric Fistula
International ISSLS Fellowship
Use of Titanium Vascular Staples in Trauma
Primary Fusion of the Talonavicular Joint after Fracture Dislocation of the Navicular Bone
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MEETINGS AND POSTGRADUATE COURSES OF INTEREST
The editors, the Editorial Board members, and the staff wish to thank the following individuals for serving as manuscript reviewers from November 1997 through October 1998
DRY FIBRIN SEALANT DRESSINGS REDUCE BLOOD LOSS AND IMPROVE SURVIVAL IN HYPOTHERMIC COAGULOPATHIC SWINE WITH GRADE V LIVER INJURIES
ANTIBIOTIC PROPHYLAXIS IN HIGH RISK PENETRATING HOLLOW VISCUS INJURY
SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF RENAL TRAUMA
POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) FOLLOWING INJURY
PYRIDOXALATED HEMOGLOBIN POLYOXYETHYLENE CONJUGATE (PHP) WITHOUT MALTOSE RESTORES SPLANCHNIC PERFUSION FOLLOWING RESUSCITATION IN A SWINE MODEL OF HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK
AN ARTIFICIAL NEURAL NETWORK AS A MODEL FOR PREDICTION OF SURVIVAL IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
SYSTEMIC IL-6 CORRELATES WITH INTESTINAL PERMEABILITY
PATTERNS OF INJURIES AND OUTCOMES IN CAR VS. CAR (CvC) COMPARED TO SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES (SUV) OR PICK-UP TRUCK VS. CAR (TvC) CRASHES
TRAUMA SERVICE MANAGEMENT OF BRAIN INJURED PATIENTS BY PROTOCOL IMPROVES OUTCOMES
MAXIMIZING TOLERANCE OF ENTERAL NUTRITION IN SEVERELY INJURED TRAUMA PATIENTS
SYNERGISTIC EFFECTS OF CANDIDA AND E. COLI ON GUT BARRIER FUNCTION
MAJOR HEPATIC TRAUMA
CAN GASTRIC OXIMETRY MEASURE TRANSLOCATION?
BURN INJURY WITH INFECTION ALTERS PROSTAGLANDIN E2 SYNTHESIS AND METABOLISM
TRAUMA ULTRASOUND
DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS OCCURS EARLY IN LOWER EXTREMITY FRACTURE
THE EFFECTS OF FIBEROPTIC BRONCHOSCOPY (FB) ON INTRACRANIAL PRESSURE (ICP) IN BRAIN INJURED PATIENTS
COLONIZATION OF ORTHOPAEDIC TRAUMA IMPLANTS IN PATIENTS WITHOUT EVIDENCE OF INFECTION
DELAYED VERSUS EARLY OPERATIVE REPAIR OF BLUNT THORACIC AORTIC INJURY
THE USE OF BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION (BAC) AND LAB TESTS TO DETECT CURRENT ALCOHOL DEPENDENCE (CAD) IN TRAUMA CENTER PATIENTS
CRYOHEMOSTASIS OF UNCONTROLLED HEMORRHAGE FROM LIVER INJURY
A DECADE OF ELDERLY TRAUMA
DECREASING REIMBURSEMENT FOR PEDIATRIC TRAUMA
CASE MATCHING METHODOLOGY AS AN ADJUNCT TO TRAUMA PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT FOR EVALUATING LENGTH OF STAY AND COMPLICATIONS
DO OUTCOMES DIFFER BETWEEN LEVEL I AND II TRAUMA CENTERS FOR PATIENTS WITH MAJOR INJURIES?
EFFECT OF A MANDATED TRAUMA SYSTEM ON MORTALITY OF INJURED PATIENTS VIA BLUNT MECHANISM IN RURAL NEW YORK STATE
EVISCERATION AFTER ABDOMINAL STAB WOUNDS
NONOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT OF HEPATIC, SPLENIC, AND RENAL TRAUMA THE MULTIPLY INJURED ADULT PATIENTS
ICD-9 BASED SURVIVAL PREDICTION CORRELATES BETTER THAN TRISS WITH LENGTH OF STAY, TRUE COSTS, AND PACKED RED BLOOD CELL TRANSFUSION
TIME-LIMITED PYLORIC EXCLUSION IN DUODENAL INJURIES
THE IMPORTANCE OF TRISS-BASED ANALYSIS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF A REGIONAL TRAUMA SYSTEM
LOW DOSE VASOPRESSIN (VP) IN THE TREATMENT OF REFRACTORY SEPTIC SHOCK
DEFINING THE LEARNING CURVE FOR THE FAST EXAMINATION--IMPLICATIONS FOR CREDENTIALING
THE USE OF ABDOMINAL ULTRASONOGRAPHY BY SURGEONS FOR THE DETECTION OF FREE INTRAPERITONEAL FLUID IN THE BLUNT INJURED PEDIATRIC PATIENT
RESUSCITATION WITH HETASTARCH AND LACTATED RINGER'S INDUCES EARLY UPREGULATION OF BAX PROTEIN IN THE LUNG OF HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK RATS
THE EFFECTS OF HYPERTHERMIC RESUSCITATIVE FLUID ON COAGULATION IN HYPOTHERMIC CANINES
HYPOTHERMIC AORTIC ARCH FLUSH FOR PRESERVATION OF BRAIN AND HEART DURING PROLONGED EXSANGUINATION CARDIAC ARREST IN DOGS
IDENTIFYING THE UNSALVAGEABLE PEDIATRIC TRAUMA PATIENT ON ARRIVAL
COMPARISON OF p-GlcNAc WITH ABSORBABLE COLLAGEN (ACTIFOAM[registered sign]) AND OXIDIZED REGENERATED CELLULOSE (SURGICEL[registered sign]) FOR ACHIEVING HEMOSTASIS IN A SWINE MODEL OF SPLENIC HEMORRHAGE
THE EFFECT OF ADDING GROUND TRANSPORT TO AN AIR TRANSPORT SYSTEM FOR THE INTER-FACILITY TRANSFER OF TRAUMA PATIENTS
RIGHT VENTRICULAR END DIASTOLIC VOLUME INDEX IS NOT AFFECTED BY INCREASES IN POSITIVE END EXPIRATORY PRESSURE
MEDIATION OF MULTIPLE ORGAN DYSFUNCTION BY RADICAL OXYGEN SPECIES FOLLOWING REMOTE CIRCULATORY ARREST. COMMON MECHANISM OF ACTION?
A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF SPLENIC WOUND HEALING IN AN EXPERIMENTAL MODEL IN YOUNG AND ADULT RATS
USE OF AN OBJECTIVE STRUCTURED CLINICAL EXAMINATION (OSCE) FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF PHYSICIAN PERFORMANCE IN THE ULTRASOUND EVALUATION OF ABDOMINAL TRAUMA
RAPID SEQUENCE INTUBATION (RSI) FOR PREHOSPITAL AIRWAY CONTROL-A SAFE AND EFFECTIVE TECHNIQUE
NATIONAL SURVEY OF INCIDENCE OF CERVICAL SPINE INJURY (CSI) AND APPROACH TO CERVICAL SPINE CLEARANCE (CSC)
A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF INJURIES SUSTAINED IN THE TWA FLIGHT 800 MID-AIR DISASTER
TRISS METHODOLOGY AND THE Z SCORE FAIL TO FAIRLY COMPARE TRAUMA CENTER RESULTS
GENDER DIFFERENCES IN ADVERSE OUTCOMES AFTER BLUNT TRAUMA
TRAUMA SITE SURVEYS
INTEGRATED FIREARM INJURY REPORTING SYSTEM
GERIATRIC FALLS
URBAN FIREARM DEATHS (UFD) REVISITED
THE USE OF PERCUTANCOUSLY PLACED ENDOVASCULAR STENTS FOR VASCULAR TRAUMA