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2016

Antibiotics for appendicitis! Not so fast

Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Jokar, T. O., Kulvatunyou, N., OKeeffe, T., Tang, A., Hassan, A., Gries, L., Latifi, R. & Joseph, B., Jun 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 80, 6, p. 923-932 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Early surgical intervention and its impact on patients presenting with necrotizing soft tissue infections: A single academic center experience

Hadeed, G., Smith, J., OKeeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N., Wynne, J., Joseph, B., Friese, R., Wachtel, T., Rhee, P., El-Menyar, A. & Latifi, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Emergencies, Trauma and Shock. 9, 1, p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Scopus citations

Emergency General Surgery in the Elderly: Too Old or Too Frail? Presented orally at the Surgical Forum of the American College of Surgeons 100th Annual Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2014.

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Pandit, V., Fain, M., Mohler, M. J., Kulvatunyou, N., Jokar, T. O., OKeeffe, T., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., May 1 2016, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 5, p. 805-813 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

66 Scopus citations

Identifying potential utility of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta: An autopsy study

Joseph, B., Ibraheem, K., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., OKeeffe, T., Bauman, Z. M., Green, D. J., Latifi, R., Rhee, P. & Arizona, T., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 5, p. S128-S132

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Identifying the broken heart: Predictors of mortality and morbidity in suspected blunt cardiac injury

Joseph, B., Jokar, T. O., Khalil, M., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., Zeeshan, M., OKeeffe, T., Abbas, D., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P., Jun 1 2016, In : American Journal of Surgery. 211, 6, p. 982-988 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Injury prevention programs against distracted driving: Are they effective?

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Bains, S., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Mahmoud, D., Friese, R. S., OKeeffe, T., Pandit, V. & Rhee, P., Jul 3 2016, In : Traffic Injury Prevention. 17, 5, p. 460-464 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Injury prevention programs against distracted driving among students

Joseph, B., Haider, A., Hassan, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Bains, S., Tang, A., Zangbar, B., OKeeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Gries, L. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 1, p. 144-147 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Levetiracetam Prophylaxis for Post-traumatic Brain Injury Seizures is Ineffective: A Propensity Score Analysis

Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Gruessner, A., Joseph, B., Friese, R., Kulvatunyou, N., Wynne, J., Latifi, R., Rhee, P. & OKeeffe, T., Nov 1 2016, In : World Journal of Surgery. 40, 11, p. 2667-2672 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Metoprolol improves survival in severe traumatic brain injury independent of heart rate control

Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Joseph, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Friese, R. S. & OKeeffe, T., Feb 2016, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 200, 2, p. 586-592 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Ratio-based resuscitation in trauma patients with traumatic brain injury: Is there a similar effect?

Jokar, T. O., Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., OKeeffe, T., Tang, A. & Joseph, B., Mar 1 2016, In : American Surgeon. 82, 3, p. 271-277 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Revitalizing Vital Signs: The Role of Delta Shock Index

Joseph, B., Haider, A., Ibraheem, K., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Azim, A., OKeeffe, T., Gries, L., Vercruysse, G. & Rhee, P., Sep 1 2016, In : Shock. 46, 3S, p. 50-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Seasonal variation in emergency general surgery

Zangbar, B., Rhee, P., Pandit, V., Hsu, C. H., Khalil, M., OKeeffe, T., Neumayer, L. & Joseph, B., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of Surgery. 263, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Substituting systolic blood pressure with shock index in the National Trauma Triage Protocol

Haider, A. A., Azim, A., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Ibraheem, K., Tang, A., OKeeffe, T., Iftikhar, H., Vercruysse, G. & Joseph, B., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 6, p. 1136-1141 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

The impact of frailty on failure-to-rescue in geriatric trauma patients: A prospective study

Joseph, B., Phelan, H., Hassan, A., Orouji Jokar, T., OKeeffe, T., Azim, A., Gries, L., Kulvatunyou, N., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 6, p. 1150-1155 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

The impact of patient protection and Affordable Care Act on trauma care: A step in the right direction

Joseph, B., Haider, A. A., Azim, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., OKeeffe, T., Latifi, R., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 3, p. 427-434 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

The surgeon’s response to a patient’s death

O’Keeffe, T., Jan 1 2016, Surgical Decision Making: Beyond the Evidence Based Surgery. Springer International Publishing, p. 233-238 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The use of whole body computed tomography scans in pediatric trauma patients: Are there differences among adults and pediatric centers?

Pandit, V., Michailidou, M., Rhee, P., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., OKeeffe, T., Haider, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Apr 1 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 4, p. 649-653 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Trauma center variation in the management of pediatric patients with blunt abdominal solid organ injury: A national trauma data bank analysis

Safavi, A., Skarsgard, E. D., Rhee, P., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., OKeeffe, T., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 3, p. 499-502 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2017

American College of Surgeons Level i trauma centers outcomes do not correlate with patients' perception of hospital experience

Joseph, B., Azim, A., OKeeffe, T., Ibraheem, K., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P., Apr 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 82, 4, p. 722-727 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Bicycle helmets work when it matters the most

Joseph, B., Azim, A., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., OKeeffe, T., Hassan, A., Gries, L., Tran, E., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P., Feb 1 2017, In : American Journal of Surgery. 213, 2, p. 413-417 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Big for small: Validating brain injury guidelines in pediatric traumatic brain injury

Azim, A., Jehan, F. S., Rhee, P., OKeeffe, T., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Kulvatunyou, N., Latifi, R. & Joseph, B., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 6, p. 1200-1204 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Damage control laparotomy utilization rates are highly variable among Level I trauma centers: Pragmatic, Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios findings

Watson, J. J. J., Nielsen, J., Hart, K., Srikanth, P., Yonge, J. D., Connelly, C. R., Kemp Bohan, P. M., Sosnovske, H., Tilley, B. C., Van Belle, G., Cotton, B. A., OKeeffe, T., Bulger, E. M., Brasel, K. J., Holcomb, J. B. & Schreiber, M. A., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 82, 3, p. 481-488 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Decompressive craniectomy versus craniotomy only for intracranial hemorrhage evacuation: A propensity matched study

Jehan, F., Azim, A., Rhee, P., Khan, M., Gries, L., OKeeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A. & Joseph, B., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 6, p. 1148-1153 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Early thromboprophylaxis with low-molecular-weight heparin is safe in patients with pelvic fracture managed nonoperatively

Jehan, F., OKeeffe, T., Khan, M., Chi, A., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Nov 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 219, p. 360-365 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Every minute counts: Time to delivery of initial massive transfusion cooler and its impact on mortality

Meyer, D. E., Vincent, L. E., Fox, E. E., OKeeffe, T., Inaba, K., Bulger, E., Holcomb, J. B. & Cotton, B. A., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

How does marijuana affect outcomes after trauma in ICU patients? A propensity-matched analysis

Singer, M., Azim, A., OKeeffe, T., Khan, M., Jain, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Gries, L., Jehan, F., Tang, A. & Joseph, B., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 5, p. 846-849 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Improving mortality in trauma laparotomy through the evolution of damage control resuscitation: Analysis of 1,030 consecutive trauma laparotomies

Joseph, B., Azim, A., Zangbar, B., Bauman, Z., OKeeffe, T., Ibraheem, K., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 82, 2, p. 328-333 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Multicenter Observational Prehospital Resuscitation on Helicopter Study (PROHS)

the PROHS Study Group, Apr 5 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Multi-institutional analysis of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) in patients with severe hemorrhage: A new mortality predictor value

Duchesne, J. C., Tatum, D., Jones, G., Davis, B., Robledo, R., DeMoya, M., OKeeffe, T., Ferrada, P., Jacome, T., Schroll, R., Wlodarczyk, J., Prakash, P., Smith, B., Inaba, K., Khor, D., Duke, M. & Khan, M., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 5, p. 888-893 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

Outcomes after concomitant traumatic brain injury and hemorrhagic shock: A secondary analysis from the Pragmatic, Randomized Optimal Platelets and Plasma Ratios trial

Galvagno, S. M., Fox, E. E., Appana, S. N., Baraniuk, S., Bosarge, P. L., Bulger, E. M., Callcut, R. A., Cotton, B. A., Goodman, M., Inaba, K., OKeeffe, T., Schreiber, M. A., Wade, C. E., Scalea, T. M., Holcomb, J. B. & Stein, D. M., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 4, p. 668-674 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Primary repair for pediatric colonic injury; are there differences among adult and pediatric trauma centers?

Khan, M., Jehan, F., OKeeffe, T., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 220, p. 176-181 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

The impact of Glasgow Coma Scale–age prognosis score on geriatric traumatic brain injury outcomes

Khan, M., OKeeffe, T., Jehan, F., Kulvatunyou, N., Kattaa, A., Gries, L., Tang, A. & Joseph, B., Aug 2017, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 216, p. 109-114 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2018
8 Scopus citations

Acute Kidney Injury

Flor, R. J., Williams, K. N. & O'Keeffe, T., Apr 3 2018, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery: Clinical Questions and Answers: Second Edition. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 159-167 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A Prospective Study of 7-Year Experience Using Percutaneous 14-French Pigtail Catheters for Traumatic Hemothorax/Hemopneumothorax at a Level-1 Trauma Center: Size Still Does Not Matter

Bauman, Z. M., Kulvatunyou, N., Joseph, B., Jain, A., Friese, R. S., Gries, L., OKeeffe, T., Tang, A. L., Vercruysse, G. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2018, In : World Journal of Surgery. 42, 1, p. 107-113 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Care of the Pregnant Trauma Patient

McCusker, A. & O'Keeffe, T., Apr 3 2018, Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery: Clinical Questions and Answers: Second Edition. Wiley-Blackwell, p. 345-357 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Comparing outcomes between “pull” versus “push” percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy in acute care surgery: under-reported pull percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy incidence of tube dislodgement

Kulvatunyou, N., Zimmerman, S. A., Sadoun, M., Joseph, B. A., Friese, R. S., Gries, L. M., O'Keeffe, T. & Tang, A. L., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 232, p. 56-62 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Continuous remote ischemic conditioning attenuates cognitive and motor deficits from moderate traumatic brain injury

Pandit, V., Khan, M., Zakaria, E. R., Largent-Milnes, T. M., Hamidi, M., OKeeffe, T., Vanderah, T. W. & Joseph, B., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 85, 1, p. 48-53 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
11 Scopus citations

Evaluating the Relevance of the 2013 Tokyo Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Cholecystitis

Joseph, B., Jehan, F., Dacey, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Khan, M., Zeeshan, M., Gries, L., OKeeffe, T. & Riall, T. S., Jul 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 227, 1, p. 38-43.e1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Geriatric rescue after surgery (GRAS) score to predict failure-to-rescue in geriatric emergency general surgery patients

Khan, M., Azim, A., OKeeffe, T., Jehan, F., Kulvatunyou, N., Santino, C., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Jan 2018, In : American Journal of Surgery. 215, 1, p. 53-57 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Massive Transfusion: The Revised Assessment of Bleeding and Transfusion (RABT) Score

Joseph, B., Khan, M., Truitt, M., Jehan, F., Kulvatunyou, N., Azim, A., Jain, A., Zeeshan, M., Tang, A. & OKeeffe, T., Nov 1 2018, In : World Journal of Surgery. 42, 11, p. 3560-3567 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Optimal Timing of Initiation of Thromboprophylaxis after Nonoperative Blunt Spinal Trauma: A Propensity-Matched Analysis

Khan, M., Jehan, F., OKeeffe, T., Hamidi, M., Truitt, M., Zeeshan, M., Gries, L., Tang, A. & Joseph, B., May 1 2018, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 226, 5, p. 760-768 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Optimal timing of initiation of thromboprophylaxis in spine trauma managed operatively: A nationwide propensity-matched analysis of trauma quality improvement program

Zeeshan, M., Khan, M., OKeeffe, T., Pollack, N., Hamidi, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Sakran, J. V., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Aug 1 2018, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 85, 2, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Oral Xa Inhibitors versus low molecular weight heparin for thromboprophylaxis after nonoperative spine trauma

Khan, M., Jehan, F., OKeeffe, T., Hamidi, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B., Dec 1 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 232, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perioperative glycemic control and postoperative complications in patients undergoing emergency general surgery: What is the role of Plasma Hemoglobin A1c?

Jehan, F., Khan, M., Sakran, J. V., Khreiss, M., OKeeffe, T., Chi, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Jain, A., Zakaria, E. R. & Joseph, B., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 84, 1, p. 112-117 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Platelet transfusions improve hemostasis and survival in a substudy of the prospective, randomized PROPPR trial

PROPPR Study Group, Jul 24 2018, In : Blood Advances. 2, 14, p. 1696-1704 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
23 Scopus citations

Prevention of all-Terrain vehicle injuries: A systematic review from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma

Rattan, R., Joseph, DA. K., Dente, C. J., Klein, E. N., Kimbrough, M. K., Nguyen, J., Simmons, J. D., O'Keeffe, T. & Crandall, M., Jun 1 2018, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 84, 6, p. 1017-1026 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Prospective evaluation of frailty and functional independence in older adult trauma patients

Hamidi, M., Zeeshan, M., OKeeffe, T., Nisbet, B., Northcutt, A., Nikolich-Zugich, J., Khan, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Fain, M. & Joseph, B., Dec 2018, In : American Journal of Surgery. 216, 6, p. 1070-1075 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations