Joseph J Dubose

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pneumatosis Intestinalis Predictive Evaluation Study (PIPES): a multicenter epidemiologic study of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
    Joseph J Dubose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:15-23. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Open abdominal management after damage-control laparotomy for trauma: a prospective observational American Association for the Surgery of Trauma multicenter study
    Joseph J Dubose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:113-20; discussion 1120-2. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Endovascular management of axillo-subclavian arterial injury: a review of published experience
    Joseph J Dubose
    University of Maryland Medical System, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, United States Air Force Baltimore Center for the Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills, United States
    Injury 43:1785-92. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Discrepancies between capillary glucose measurements and traditional laboratory assessments in both shock and non-shock states after trauma
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Res 178:820-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of posttraumatic empyema in patients with retained hemothorax: results of a prospective, observational AAST study
    Joseph DuBose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:752-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Management of post-traumatic retained hemothorax: a prospective, observational, multicenter AAST study
    Joseph DuBose
    University of Maryland Medical System R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:11-22; discussion 22-4; quiz 316. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between post-traumatic ventilator-associated pneumonia outcomes and American College of Surgeons trauma centre designation
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Injury 42:40-3. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Bilateral internal iliac artery ligation as a damage control approach in massive retroperitoneal bleeding after pelvic fracture
    Joseph DuBose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical System Baltimore C STARS, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 69:1507-14. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Measurable outcomes of quality improvement in the trauma intensive care unit: the impact of a daily quality rounding checklist
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 64:22-7; discussion 27-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Measurable outcomes of quality improvement using a daily quality rounds checklist: one-year analysis in a trauma intensive care unit with sustained ventilator-associated pneumonia reduction
    Joseph DuBose
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 69:855-60. 2010

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Pneumatosis Intestinalis Predictive Evaluation Study (PIPES): a multicenter epidemiologic study of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
    Joseph J Dubose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical System, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:15-23. 2013
    ..Pneumatosis intestinalis (PI) is associated with numerous adult conditions, ranging from benign to life threatening. To date, series of PI outcomes consist of case reports and small retrospective series...
  2. doi request reprint Open abdominal management after damage-control laparotomy for trauma: a prospective observational American Association for the Surgery of Trauma multicenter study
    Joseph J Dubose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:113-20; discussion 1120-2. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Endovascular management of axillo-subclavian arterial injury: a review of published experience
    Joseph J Dubose
    University of Maryland Medical System, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, United States Air Force Baltimore Center for the Sustainment of Trauma and Readiness Skills, United States
    Injury 43:1785-92. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Discrepancies between capillary glucose measurements and traditional laboratory assessments in both shock and non-shock states after trauma
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Res 178:820-6. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the accuracy of capillary blood glucose (CBG) against laboratory blood glucose (LBG) in critically ill trauma patients during the shock state...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of posttraumatic empyema in patients with retained hemothorax: results of a prospective, observational AAST study
    Joseph DuBose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:752-7. 2012
    ..The intent of our study was to establish the modern incidence of empyema among patients with trauma and RH and identify the independent predictors for development of this complication...
  6. doi request reprint Management of post-traumatic retained hemothorax: a prospective, observational, multicenter AAST study
    Joseph DuBose
    University of Maryland Medical System R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:11-22; discussion 22-4; quiz 316. 2012
    ..The natural history and optimal management of retained hemothorax (RH) after chest tube placement is unknown. The intent of our study was to determine practice patterns used and identify independent predictors of the need for thoracotomy...
  7. doi request reprint The relationship between post-traumatic ventilator-associated pneumonia outcomes and American College of Surgeons trauma centre designation
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Injury 42:40-3. 2011
    ..Little is known, however, about the association between ACS level and outcomes associated with ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP)...
  8. doi request reprint Bilateral internal iliac artery ligation as a damage control approach in massive retroperitoneal bleeding after pelvic fracture
    Joseph DuBose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical System Baltimore C STARS, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 69:1507-14. 2010
    ..We present our study using emergent bilateral ligation of the internal iliac arteries (BLIA) and pelvic packing as a damage control adjunct...
  9. doi request reprint Measurable outcomes of quality improvement in the trauma intensive care unit: the impact of a daily quality rounding checklist
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 64:22-7; discussion 27-9. 2008
    ..We devised a daily "Quality Rounds Checklist" (QRC) tool for use in the ICU to increase compliance with these prophylactic measures and identify areas for improvement in quality of care...
  10. doi request reprint Measurable outcomes of quality improvement using a daily quality rounds checklist: one-year analysis in a trauma intensive care unit with sustained ventilator-associated pneumonia reduction
    Joseph DuBose
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care at the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 69:855-60. 2010
    ..This study was designed to determine the sustainability of QRC use over 1 year and examine the relationship between compliance and outcome improvement...
  11. ncbi request reprint An international fellowship in trauma research and the potential benefits for fellows, sponsoring institution, and the global trauma community
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care at the Los Angeles County, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am Surg 75:324-30. 2009
    ..The program is designed to be beneficial to both the participating fellow and sponsoring institution; and is constructed to effectively promote improved trauma education and the dissemination of quality trauma practices internationally...
  12. doi request reprint Effect of trauma center designation on outcome in patients with severe traumatic brain injury
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033 4525, USA
    Arch Surg 143:1213-7; discussion 1217. 2008
    ..To determine the association of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) designation with outcomes in patients, specifically those with severe traumatic brain injuries...
  13. doi request reprint Endovascular stenting for the treatment of traumatic internal carotid injuries: expanding experience
    Joseph DuBose
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care at the Los Angeles County, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 65:1561-6. 2008
    ..Despite growing experience with the usage of these techniques in the setting of artherosclerotic disease, published results in traumatic carotid injuries remain sporadic and confined to case reports and case series...
  14. doi request reprint Colonic trauma: indications for diversion vs. repair
    Joe DuBose
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:403-4. 2009
    ..The management of colonic trauma has evolved considerably over the past several decades. An appreciation of best-evidence practices is paramount to the optimal management of these injuries...
  15. doi request reprint ACS trauma centre designation and outcomes of post-traumatic ARDS: NTDB analysis and implications for trauma quality improvement
    Gustavo Recinos
    Los Angeles County Hospital University of Southern California School of Medicine, 1200 North State Street, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Injury 40:856-9. 2009
    ..Little is known, however, about the association between ACS level and outcomes following complications of trauma...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pyloric exclusion in the treatment of severe duodenal injuries: results from the National Trauma Data Bank
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033 4525, USA
    Am Surg 74:925-9. 2008
    ..The use of PEX in patients with severe duodenal injuries may contribute to longer hospital stay and confers no survival or outcome benefit...
  17. doi request reprint American College of Surgeons trauma centre designation and mechanical ventilation outcomes
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 9003 4525, United States
    Injury 40:708-12. 2009
    ..Our objective is to determine the relationship between ACS centre designation and outcomes for trauma patients undergoing mechanical ventilation...
  18. doi request reprint Clinical experience using 5% hypertonic saline as a safe alternative fluid for use in trauma
    Joseph J Dubose
    Division of Trauma, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 68:1172-7. 2010
    ..5% solutions. The purpose of this study was to compare our experience with the administration of commercially available 5% HTS solution with that of well-matched controls who did not receive HTS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Perineal injuries at a large urban trauma center: injury patterns and outcomes
    Patrizio Petrone
    Division of Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine and Los Angeles County Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Am Surg 75:317-20. 2009
    ..001). Most patients with perineal injuries (93%) can be managed without colostomy. Associated injuries are not uncommon, particularly bony fractures. Mortality is mostly the result of exsanguination related to associated injuries...
  20. doi request reprint Local complications following pancreatic trauma
    Gustavo Recinos
    Los Angeles County Hospital, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, United States
    Injury 40:516-20. 2009
    ..Among those patients who survive the initial injury, however, the subsequent development of pancreas-related complications represents a significant source of adverse outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of post-traumatic limb amputation: a National Trauma Databank analysis
    Galinos Barmparas
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Am Surg 76:1214-22. 2010
    ..Although single limb amputation did not impact mortality, the need for multiple limb amputation was an independent risk factor for death...
  22. doi request reprint Self-inflicted penetrating injuries at a Level I Trauma Center
    Marko Bukur
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, United States
    Injury 42:474-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to characterise the epidemiology and outcomes of patients who injured themselves with a gun or sharp object...
  23. ncbi request reprint Glucose elevations and outcome in critically injured trauma patients
    Joseph J Dubose
    R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Adv Surg 45:187-96. 2011
    ..Additionally, future randomized trials on this important topic are warranted, as are investigations of emerging technologies that better facilitate tight glucose control in the ICU after trauma...
  24. doi request reprint Isolated severe traumatic brain injuries sustained during combat operations: demographics, mortality outcomes, and lessons to be learned from contrasts to civilian counterparts
    Joseph J Dubose
    University of Maryland Medical Center, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Trauma 70:11-6; discussion 16-8. 2011
    ..We reviewed the epidemiology of these injuries from the Joint Trauma Theater Registry (JTTR), contrasting these results with civilian counterparts from the National Trauma Databank (NTDB)...
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of multidetector computed tomography for penetrating neck injury: a prospective multicenter study
    Kenji Inaba
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:576-83; discussion 583-4; quiz 803-4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this prospective multicenter study was to evaluate a clinical protocol integrating multidetector computed tomographic angiography (MDCTA) as the initial screening examination for the work-up of penetrating neck injury...
  26. doi request reprint Natural history and outcomes of renal failure after trauma
    Carlos V R Brown
    Department of Surgery, Brackenridge Hospital, University of Texas Medical Branch Austin, Austin, TX 78701, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 206:426-31. 2008
    ..The natural history of posttraumatic renal failure (PTRF) is not well-established. Overall prognosis and risk factors for need for dialysis in the setting of PTRF need more precise definition...
  27. doi request reprint Clinical examination is insufficient to rule out thoracolumbar spine injuries
    Kenji Inaba
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Los Angeles County Medical Center University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    J Trauma 70:174-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the sensitivity and specificity of a standardized clinical examination for diagnosing TL spine injuries after blunt trauma...
  28. doi request reprint Nursing involvement improves compliance with tight blood glucose control in the trauma ICU: a prospective observational study
    Joseph J Dubose
    Los Angeles County Hospital, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 25:101-7. 2009
    ..In an environment already strained for resources and staffing, however, effective strategies providing for increased input and responsibility of bedside nursing personnel are paramount to successful implementation...
  29. doi request reprint Pulmonary contusion: an update on recent advances in clinical management
    Stephen M Cohn
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    World J Surg 34:1959-70. 2010
    ..Management of pulmonary contusion is primarily supportive. Associated complications such as pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and long-term pulmonary disability, however, are frequent sequelae of these injuries...
  30. doi request reprint Improving trauma care in the ICU: best practices, quality improvement initiatives, and organization
    Mansoor Khan
    Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 92:893-901, viii. 2012
    ..Continued advances in the implementation of these initiatives and ICU organization are required, however, to insure that optimal care is provided to this unique patient population...
  31. doi request reprint Conversion of emergent cricothyrotomy to tracheotomy in trauma patients
    Peep Talving
    Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90033 4525, USA
    Arch Surg 145:87-91. 2010
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