A B Nathens

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of state trauma systems in reducing injury-related mortality: a national evaluation
    A B Nathens
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    J Trauma 48:25-30; discussion 30-1. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of organized systems of trauma care on motor vehicle crash mortality
    A B Nathens
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    JAMA 283:1990-4. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between trauma center volume and outcomes
    A B Nathens
    Harborview Medical Center, Box 359796, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    JAMA 285:1164-71. 2001
  4. pmc Effect of an older sibling and birth interval on the risk of childhood injury
    A B Nathens
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Surgery, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Inj Prev 6:219-22. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Payer status: the unspoken triage criterion
    A B Nathens
    Division of General and Trauma Surgery, Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Trauma 50:776-83. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between trauma center volume and outcome
    A B Nathens
    University of Washington, Division of General/Trauma Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, USA
    Adv Surg 35:61-75. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Timing of urgent thoracotomy for hemorrhage after trauma: a multicenter study
    R Karmy-Jones
    Department of Surgery, Campus Box 359796, 325 Ninth Ave, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Arch Surg 136:513-8. 2001

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of state trauma systems in reducing injury-related mortality: a national evaluation
    A B Nathens
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    J Trauma 48:25-30; discussion 30-1. 2000
    ..Because of the difficulties in evaluating their effectiveness and the methodologic limitations of previously published studies, the relative benefits of establishing an organized system of trauma care remains controversial...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of organized systems of trauma care on motor vehicle crash mortality
    A B Nathens
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    JAMA 283:1990-4. 2000
    ..Despite calls for wider national implementation of an integrated approach to trauma care, the effectiveness of this approach at a regional or state level remains unproven...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relationship between trauma center volume and outcomes
    A B Nathens
    Harborview Medical Center, Box 359796, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    JAMA 285:1164-71. 2001
    ..However, whether a relationship exists between institutional volume and trauma outcomes remains unknown...
  4. pmc Effect of an older sibling and birth interval on the risk of childhood injury
    A B Nathens
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Surgery, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Inj Prev 6:219-22. 2000
    ..To further define children at highest risk, we set out to explore the effect of an older sibling and birth interval on the risk of injury related hospital admission or death...
  5. ncbi request reprint Payer status: the unspoken triage criterion
    A B Nathens
    Division of General and Trauma Surgery, Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    J Trauma 50:776-83. 2001
    ..We set out to explore whether this phenomenon exists in a mature trauma system...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between trauma center volume and outcome
    A B Nathens
    University of Washington, Division of General/Trauma Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, USA
    Adv Surg 35:61-75. 2001
    ..These data suggest that quality of care does not only follow volume, particularly when stipulations and requirements are clear regarding the process of care and ongoing quality assurance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Timing of urgent thoracotomy for hemorrhage after trauma: a multicenter study
    R Karmy-Jones
    Department of Surgery, Campus Box 359796, 325 Ninth Ave, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Arch Surg 136:513-8. 2001
    ..It is possible to quantify an amount of thoracic hemorrhage, after blunt and penetrating injury, at which delay of thoracotomy is associated with increased mortality...