Kate V Brown

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Modern military surgery: lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan
    K V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B15 2SQ, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:536-43. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Lisinopril-induced acute pancreatitis
    K V Brown
    Department of General Surgery, Frimley Park Hospital, Portsmouth Road, Frimley, Camberley, Surrey
    J R Army Med Corps 153:191-2. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Complications of extremity vascular injuries in conflict
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 66:S145-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Predicting the need for early amputation in ballistic mangled extremity injuries
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 66:S93-7; discussion S97-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Earlier debridement and antibiotic administration decrease infection
    Kate V Brown
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers, Suite B, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:18-22. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Infectious complications of combat-related mangled extremity injuries in the British military
    Kate V Brown
    Regenerative Medicine, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 69:S109-15. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage of severely injured extremities after military wounds
    K V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham
    J R Army Med Corps 157:S315-23. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of development of heterotopic ossification in injured US and UK Armed Services personnel with combat-related amputations: preliminary findings and hypotheses regarding causality
    Kate V Brown
    Regenerative Medicine, US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 69:S116-22. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Effect of various concentrations of antibiotics on osteogenic cell viability and activity
    Christopher R Rathbone
    United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Orthop Res 29:1070-4. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The changing pattern of amputations
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, ICT Research Park, Birmingham, UK
    J R Army Med Corps 159:300-3. 2013

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Modern military surgery: lessons from Iraq and Afghanistan
    K V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B15 2SQ, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:536-43. 2012
    ..In this review, we present lessons learnt in the initial care of military personnel sustaining major orthopaedic trauma in the Middle East...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lisinopril-induced acute pancreatitis
    K V Brown
    Department of General Surgery, Frimley Park Hospital, Portsmouth Road, Frimley, Camberley, Surrey
    J R Army Med Corps 153:191-2. 2007
    ..Drugs are an uncommon but well-recognised cause of acute pancreatitis and new agents of drug-induced pancreatitis continue to be reported. We describe only the 10th reported case of lisinopril-induced pancreatitis in a young female patient...
  3. doi request reprint Complications of extremity vascular injuries in conflict
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 66:S145-9. 2009
    ..The extremities remain the most common sites of wounding in conflict, are associated with a significant incidence of vascular trauma, and have a high complication rate (infection, secondary amputation, and graft thrombosis)...
  4. doi request reprint Predicting the need for early amputation in ballistic mangled extremity injuries
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 66:S93-7; discussion S97-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the validity of the mangled extremity severity score (MESS), the only verified score, in a population of UK military patients with ballistic mangled extremity injuries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Earlier debridement and antibiotic administration decrease infection
    Kate V Brown
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers, Suite B, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:18-22. 2010
    ..It was concluded that early debridement in combination with local delivery of antibiotics of contaminated defects may reduce infections...
  6. doi request reprint Infectious complications of combat-related mangled extremity injuries in the British military
    Kate V Brown
    Regenerative Medicine, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 69:S109-15. 2010
    ..This study evaluates the infectious complications and possible risk factors of British military casualties with mangled extremities, highlighting initial care and infections...
  7. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage of severely injured extremities after military wounds
    K V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal College of Defence Medicine, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham
    J R Army Med Corps 157:S315-23. 2011
    ..Furthermore, paediatric patients present their own particular dilemmas. This paper examines these various matters and, with contemporaneous evidence, presents recommendations for management...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of development of heterotopic ossification in injured US and UK Armed Services personnel with combat-related amputations: preliminary findings and hypotheses regarding causality
    Kate V Brown
    Regenerative Medicine, US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Trauma 69:S116-22. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Effect of various concentrations of antibiotics on osteogenic cell viability and activity
    Christopher R Rathbone
    United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA
    J Orthop Res 29:1070-4. 2011
    ..This comprehensive evaluation of numerous antibiotics' effects on osteoblast viability and activity will enable clinicians and researchers to choose the optimal antibiotic for treatment of infection and maintenance of healthy host bone...
  10. doi request reprint The changing pattern of amputations
    Kate V Brown
    Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, ICT Research Park, Birmingham, UK
    J R Army Med Corps 159:300-3. 2013
    ..The purpose of this paper is to retrospectively review all UK service personnel who have undergone limb amputation in the last 8 years of conflict and compare those from the early years with the more recent...
  11. doi request reprint Improving bone formation in a rat femur segmental defect by controlling bone morphogenetic protein-2 release
    Kate V Brown
    Extremity Trauma and Regenerative Medicine Task Area, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, San Antonio, Texas 78234, USA
    Tissue Eng Part A 17:1735-46. 2011
    ..burst followed by sustained release) for rhBMP-2 can be achieved using PUR scaffolds, and that this enhanced pharmacokinetics regenerated more bone than the clinically available standard of care in a critical-sized defect in rat femora...