Eric Bergeron

Summary

Affiliation: Greenfield Park
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of deferred treatment of blunt diaphragmatic rupture: a 15-year experience in six trauma centers in Quebec
    Eric Bergeron
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    J Trauma 52:633-40. 2002
  2. pmc Clinical judgment remains of great value in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Surgery, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, QC
    Can J Surg 49:96-100. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Canadian benchmarks in trauma
    Eric Bergeron
    Research Committee of the Trauma Association of Canada, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 62:491-7. 2007
  4. doi request reprint The use of a handheld gamma probe for identifying two accessory spleens in difficult locations in the same patient
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Surgery, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, 3120 Taschereau Blvd, Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Nucl Med 22:331-3. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Dropped gallstones causing transdiaphragmatic migration and thoracic empyema
    Eric Bergeron
    Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Department of Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1760-2. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of blunt thoracic and abdominal injuries in Quebec: a limited volume
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, University of Sherbrooke, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 62:1421-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the delay to surgery for isolated hip fracture predictive of outcome in efficient systems?
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 60:753-7. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Paying the price of excluding patients from a trauma registry
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 60:300-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Should patients with isolated hip fractures be included in trauma registries?
    Eric Bergeron
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 58:793-7. 2005
  10. pmc Comorbidity and age are both independent predictors of length of hospitalization in trauma patients
    Eric Bergeron
    Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, QC
    Can J Surg 48:361-6. 2005

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of deferred treatment of blunt diaphragmatic rupture: a 15-year experience in six trauma centers in Quebec
    Eric Bergeron
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada
    J Trauma 52:633-40. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to show that blunt diaphragmatic rupture does not require immediate emergency operation in the absence of other indications...
  2. pmc Clinical judgment remains of great value in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Surgery, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, QC
    Can J Surg 49:96-100. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate clinical performance in the diagnosis of suspected appendicitis in a centre with limited access to medical imaging technologies and to identify factors associated with complicated cases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Canadian benchmarks in trauma
    Eric Bergeron
    Research Committee of the Trauma Association of Canada, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 62:491-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to derive survival probabilities associated with trauma diagnoses using International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision (ICD-9) codes...
  4. doi request reprint The use of a handheld gamma probe for identifying two accessory spleens in difficult locations in the same patient
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Surgery, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, 3120 Taschereau Blvd, Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Nucl Med 22:331-3. 2008
    ..The two accessory spleens were successfully retrieved and removed. A handheld gamma probe is used as a valuable tool in localizing residual splenic tissue following splenectomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dropped gallstones causing transdiaphragmatic migration and thoracic empyema
    Eric Bergeron
    Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Department of Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1760-2. 2007
    ..The patient presented with a right thoracic empyema and underwent thoracic decortication. The pertinent literature is reviewed. Pathology and clinical presentation are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of blunt thoracic and abdominal injuries in Quebec: a limited volume
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, University of Sherbrooke, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 62:1421-6. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the incidence of thoracic and abdominal injuries in the province of Quebec and the number of associated surgical procedures...
  7. ncbi request reprint Is the delay to surgery for isolated hip fracture predictive of outcome in efficient systems?
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 60:753-7. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that in an efficient system, there would be a medical justification for a delay greater than 48 hours. The purpose of this study was to identify the causes and outcome of delay for hip surgery in an efficient system...
  8. ncbi request reprint Paying the price of excluding patients from a trauma registry
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Traumatology, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 60:300-4. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the impact of different trauma registry exclusion criteria on the assessment of trauma populations and outcome...
  9. ncbi request reprint Should patients with isolated hip fractures be included in trauma registries?
    Eric Bergeron
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 58:793-7. 2005
    ..Patients with isolated hip fractures are frequently excluded from trauma registries. The goal of this study was to show that patients with these injuries have higher resource use and poorer outcomes than the rest of the trauma population...
  10. pmc Comorbidity and age are both independent predictors of length of hospitalization in trauma patients
    Eric Bergeron
    Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, QC
    Can J Surg 48:361-6. 2005
    ..Our objective was to determine the separate and combined effect of these 2 factors on length of hospital stay for trauma patients in a tertiary trauma centre...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving the TRISS methodology by restructuring age categories and adding comorbidities
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 56:760-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to show that improving the stratification for age and adding an adjustment for comorbidity significantly increases the predictive accuracy of the TRISS model...
  12. pmc Penetrating thoracoabdominal injuries in Quebec: implications for surgical training and maintenance of competence
    Eric Bergeron
    Traumatology Department, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, Greenfield Park, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Surg 48:284-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the incidence and treatment of penetrating thoracoabdominal injuries in the 4 tertiary trauma centres in Quebec...
  13. ncbi request reprint A simple fall in the elderly: not so simple
    Eric Bergeron
    Trauma Department, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, University of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 60:268-73. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate the burden of falls in the elderly in a Canadian tertiary trauma center...
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of premorbid conditions on temporal pattern and location of adult blunt trauma hospital deaths
    Jean Marie Bamvita
    Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, Canada
    J Trauma 63:135-41. 2007
    ..This study was designed to show the importance of age, presence of premorbid conditions, and the type of injury on time and location of adult inhospital trauma mortality...
  15. doi request reprint Improving trauma mortality prediction modeling for blunt trauma
    Lynne Moore
    Unité de traumatologie urgence soins intensifs, Centre de recherche du CHA Hôpital de l Enfant Jésus Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 68:698-705. 2010
    ..Several modifications have been proposed to address TRISS limitations. We aimed to assess the impact of proposed TRISS modifications on the accuracy of mortality prediction for blunt trauma...
  16. doi request reprint The trauma risk adjustment model: a new model for evaluating trauma care
    Lynne Moore
    Unité de traumatologie urgence soins intensifs, Centre de recherche du CHA, Hopital de l Enfant Jesus, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Surg 249:1040-6. 2009
    ..The trauma injury severity score (TRISS) has been used for over 20 years for retrospective risk assessment in trauma populations. The TRISS has serious limitations, which may compromise the validity of trauma care evaluations...
  17. doi request reprint Using information on preexisting conditions to predict mortality from traumatic injury
    Lynne Moore
    Trauma and Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Centre Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire Québec, Enfant Jésus Hospital, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Ann Emerg Med 52:356-364.e2. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Consensus or data-derived anatomic injury severity scoring?
    Lynne Moore
    Trauma and Emergency Medicine Research Unit, Department of Social and Preventative Medicne, Centre Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire Québec Enfant Jésus Hospital, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 64:420-6. 2008
    ..We aimed to compare the predictive accuracy of consensus-derived and data-derived severity scores when considered alone and in combination with age and physiologic status...
  19. ncbi request reprint Elderly trauma patients with rib fractures are at greater risk of death and pneumonia
    Eric Bergeron
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 54:478-85. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to show that elderly patients admitted with rib fractures after blunt trauma have increased mortality...
  20. doi request reprint Patients with isolated hip fracture must be considered for surgery irrespectively of their age, comorbidity status and provenance: a statement applicable even to nonagerians
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Surgery, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Greenfield Park, QC, Canada
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:1549-55. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors that could help in the decision making process...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preinjury warfarin use among elderly patients with closed head injuries in a trauma center
    Andre Lavoie
    Choc trauma Montérégie, Hopital Charles LeMoyne, Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 56:802-7. 2004
    ..This study aimed to determine the impact of warfarin use on the severity of injury among elderly patients presenting with closed head injuries...
  22. ncbi request reprint Statistical validation of the Glasgow Coma Score
    Lynne Moore
    Centre Hospitalier Affilie Universitaire De Quebec, Enfant Jésus Hospital, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    J Trauma 60:1238-43; discussion 1243-4. 2006
    ..To validate the predictive value of the Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) and find the best way to model the score in a logistic regression model predicting mortality...
  23. doi request reprint Risk factors of significant pain syndrome 90 days after minor thoracic injury: trajectory analysis
    Raoul Daoust
    The Emergency Department, Hopital du Sacre Coeur de Montreal, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec
    Acad Emerg Med 20:1139-45. 2013
    ..The objective was to identify the risk factors of clinically significant pain at 90 days in patients with minor thoracic injury (MTI) discharged from the emergency department (ED)...
  24. doi request reprint A 40-year-old woman with cauda equina syndrome caused by rectothecal fistula arising from an anterior sacral meningocele
    Eric Bergeron
    Department of Neurosurgery, Charles LeMoyne Hospital, Canada Greenfield Park, Quebec, Canada
    Neurosurgery 67:E1464-7; discussion E1467-8. 2010
    ..We present a rare case of a rectothecal fistula arising from an anterior sacral meningocele in a patient with Currarino syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Modeling probability-based injury severity scores in logistic regression models: the logit transformation should be used
    Lynne Moore
    Center Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire de Québec Enfant Jésus Hospital, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    J Trauma 62:601-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether these severity indicators would offer a more accurate prediction of mortality if they were used with a logit transformation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spill your guts! Perceptions of Trauma Association of Canada member surgeons regarding the open abdomen and the abdominal compartment syndrome
    Andrew W Kirkpatrick
    Department of Medicine, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Trauma 60:279-86. 2006
    ..To survey surgeon opinion regarding the management of the open abdomen (OA) and abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) to assess current practice and direct future prospective clinical studies...
  27. ncbi request reprint To close or not to close, that is one of the questions? Perceptions of Trauma Association of Canada surgical members on the management of the open abdomen
    Shahzeer Karmali
    Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Trauma 60:287-93. 2006
    ..We sought to evaluate clinical equipoise by surveying Canadian surgeons regarding the use of temporary abdominal closure strategies in damage control and emergency situations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Statistical validation of the Revised Trauma Score
    Lynne Moore
    Centre Hospitalier Affilie Universitaire De Quebec, Enfant Jésus Hospital, Quebec City, Canada
    J Trauma 60:305-11. 2006
    ..To validate the accuracy of the Revised Trauma Score (RTS) and its components for predicting in-hospital mortality...
  29. pmc A second injury in the same body region is associated with lower mortality than a second injury in a different body region
    Lynne Moore
    Centre Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire de Québec Enfant Jésus Hospital, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:53-61. 2005
    ..A second injury in the same body region is associated with lower mortality than a second injury in a different body region, independently of injury severity and body region...
  30. ncbi request reprint Two worst injuries in different body regions are associated with higher mortality than two worst injuries in the same body region
    Lynne Moore
    From the Departments of Social and Preventative Medicine, Centre Hospitalier Affilie Universitaire De Quebec, Enfant Jésus Hospital, Laval University, Canada
    J Trauma 60:802-5. 2006
    ..This paper hypothesizes that two injuries in different body regions are associated with higher mortality than two injuries in the same body region, independently of injury severity...
  31. ncbi request reprint Unification of the revised trauma score
    Lynne Moore
    Unité de recherche en traumatologie, Centre Hospitalier Affilie Universitaire De Quebec, Quebec City, Canada
    J Trauma 61:718-22; discussion 722. 2006
    ..It is often confused with the Triage-RTS (T-RTS), a version that is easier to calculate but only intended for clinical triage...
  32. pmc Consensus or data-derived anatomical severity scoring?
    Lynne Moore
    Centre Hospitalier Affilié Universitaire de Québec Enfant Jésus Hospital, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 50:269-84. 2006
    ..Data-derived scores provide more accurate mortality prediction than consensus-derived scores when only anatomic injury severity is considered but offer little advantage if age and physiological status are taken into account...
  33. ncbi request reprint Multiple imputation of the Glasgow Coma Score
    Lynne Moore
    Centre Hospitalier Affilie Universitaire De Quebec, Enfant Jésus Hospital, Trauma Research Unit, Quebec City, Canada
    J Trauma 59:698-704. 2005
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