Linda Papa

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Systematic review of clinical research on biomarkers for pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:324-38. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Use of biomarkers for diagnosis and management of traumatic brain injury patients
    Linda Papa
    Director of Academic Clinical Research Orlando Regional Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, 86 W Underwood S 200, Orlando, FL 32806, USA 1 407 237 6329 1 407 649 3083
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 2:937-45. 2008
  3. pmc Elevated levels of serum glial fibrillary acidic protein breakdown products in mild and moderate traumatic brain injury are associated with intracranial lesions and neurosurgical intervention
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:471-83. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Serum levels of ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase distinguish mild traumatic brain injury from trauma controls and are elevated in mild and moderate traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial lesions and neurosurgical intervention
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1335-44. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Performance of the Canadian CT Head Rule and the New Orleans Criteria for predicting any traumatic intracranial injury on computed tomography in a United States Level I trauma center
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:2-10. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a waiting room video about what to expect during an emergency department visit improve patient satisfaction?
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, University of Florida, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    CJEM 10:347-54. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing effectiveness of a mature trauma system: Association of trauma center presence with lower injury mortality rate
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    J Trauma 61:261-6; discussion 266-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Structure and function of emergency care research networks: strengths, weaknesses, and challenges
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:995-1004. 2009
  9. pmc Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase is a novel biomarker in humans for severe traumatic brain injury
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:138-44. 2010
  10. pmc Clinical utility of serum levels of ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase as a biomarker for severe traumatic brain injury
    Stefania Mondello
    Department of Anesthesiology, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:666-75. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Systematic review of clinical research on biomarkers for pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:324-38. 2013
    ..Future studies of biomarkers for pediatric TBI will require rigorous and more uniform research methodology, common data elements, and consistent performance measures...
  2. doi request reprint Use of biomarkers for diagnosis and management of traumatic brain injury patients
    Linda Papa
    Director of Academic Clinical Research Orlando Regional Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, 86 W Underwood S 200, Orlando, FL 32806, USA 1 407 237 6329 1 407 649 3083
    Expert Opin Med Diagn 2:937-45. 2008
    ..Continuing studies by the authors' group are now being conducted to elucidate more fully the relationships between new biomarkers and severity of injury and clinical outcomes in all severities of TBI patients...
  3. pmc Elevated levels of serum glial fibrillary acidic protein breakdown products in mild and moderate traumatic brain injury are associated with intracranial lesions and neurosurgical intervention
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:471-83. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Serum levels of ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase distinguish mild traumatic brain injury from trauma controls and are elevated in mild and moderate traumatic brain injury patients with intracranial lesions and neurosurgical intervention
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1335-44. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Performance of the Canadian CT Head Rule and the New Orleans Criteria for predicting any traumatic intracranial injury on computed tomography in a United States Level I trauma center
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 19:2-10. 2012
    ..Additionally, the performance of the CCHR was assessed in a larger cohort of those presenting with GCS of 13 to 15...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does a waiting room video about what to expect during an emergency department visit improve patient satisfaction?
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, University of Florida, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    CJEM 10:347-54. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing effectiveness of a mature trauma system: Association of trauma center presence with lower injury mortality rate
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32608, USA
    J Trauma 61:261-6; discussion 266-7. 2006
    ..To determine effectiveness of trauma center care in a mature trauma system by comparing motor vehicle crash (MVC) death rates in counties with a trauma center (TC) to those without a trauma center (NTC)...
  8. doi request reprint Structure and function of emergency care research networks: strengths, weaknesses, and challenges
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:995-1004. 2009
    ..By leveraging the strengths and addressing the weaknesses, strategies can be adopted to enhance the scientific value and productivity of these networks and give direction to future ECRNs...
  9. pmc Ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase is a novel biomarker in humans for severe traumatic brain injury
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:138-44. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Clinical utility of serum levels of ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase as a biomarker for severe traumatic brain injury
    Stefania Mondello
    Department of Anesthesiology, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:666-75. 2012
    ..Brain damage markers released in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and blood may provide valuable information about diagnosis and outcome prediction after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  11. ncbi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis comparing outcome of severely injured patients treated in trauma centers following the establishment of trauma systems
    Brian Celso
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    J Trauma 60:371-8; discussion 378. 2006
    ..We systematically reviewed the published literature to assess if outcome from severe traumatic injury is improved for patients following the establishment of a trauma system...
  12. doi request reprint The sixth vital sign: prehospital end-tidal carbon dioxide predicts in-hospital mortality and metabolic disturbances
    Christopher L Hunter
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA University of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, FL, USA Electronic address
    Am J Emerg Med 32:160-5. 2014
    ..To determine the ability of prehospital end-tidal carbon dioxide (ETCO₂) to predict in-hospital mortality compared to conventional vital signs...
  13. doi request reprint Evaluation of an off-the-shelf mobile telemedicine model in emergency department wound assessment and management
    Christine Van Dillen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 19:84-8. 2013
    ..The study showed that wound characteristics and management decisions appear to correlate well between video and bedside evaluations...
  14. pmc Neuronal and glial markers are differently associated with computed tomography findings and outcome in patients with severe traumatic brain injury: a case control study
    Stefania Mondello
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, 1600 S, W, Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    Crit Care 15:R156. 2011
    ....
  15. pmc αII-spectrin breakdown products (SBDPs): diagnosis and outcome in severe traumatic brain injury patients
    Stefania Mondello
    Department of Clinical Programs and Center of Innovative Research, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Neurotrauma 27:1203-13. 2010
    ..The time course of SBDPs in nonsurvivors also differed from that of survivors. These results suggest that CSF SBDP levels can predict injury severity and mortality after severe TBI, and can be useful complements to clinical assessment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of alphaII-spectrin breakdown products in cerebrospinal fluid after severe traumatic brain injury
    Jose A Pineda
    Center for Traumatic Brain Injury Studies, E F and W L McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Neurotrauma 24:354-66. 2007
    ..Our data further suggests that both necrotic/oncotic and apoptotic cell death mechanisms are activated in humans following severe TBI, but with a different time course after injury...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alpha-II spectrin breakdown products in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a novel biomarker of proteolytic injury
    Stephen B Lewis
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610, USA
    J Neurosurg 107:792-6. 2007
    ..In addition, all spectrin breakdown products (SBDPs) can provide information on the proteolytic mechanisms of injury...
  18. doi request reprint End-tidal carbon dioxide is associated with mortality and lactate in patients with suspected sepsis
    Christopher L Hunter
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 31:64-71. 2013
    ..Exhaled end-tidal carbon dioxide (ETCO(2)) concentration is associated with lactate levels in febrile patients. We assessed the association of ETCO(2) with mortality and lactate levels in patients with suspected sepsis...
  19. doi request reprint Protein C as an early biomarker to distinguish pneumonia from sepsis
    Scott Gutovitz
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Crit Care 26:330.e9-12. 2011
    ..Patients with pneumonia often are unrecognized as also having sepsis. We evaluated protein C, as a potential biomarker, to differentiate between patients with pneumonia and sepsis...
  20. doi request reprint Shoulder MRI accuracy in the community setting
    Carlton G Houtz
    Orlando Health, Orlando, FL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:537-42. 2011
    ..Evaluate the accuracy for shoulder magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) interpretations of typical community radiologists and compare this to selected fellowship trained musculoskeletal radiologists...
  21. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of definitions for drowning incidents
    Linda Papa
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida, 1329 SW 16th Street Suite 2204, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Resuscitation 65:255-64. 2005
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  22. doi request reprint Do United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) scores predict in-training test performance for emergency medicine residents?
    Josef G Thundiyil
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:65-9. 2010
    ..Residency selection committees commonly utilize USMLE scores as criteria to screen residency applicants...
  23. doi request reprint Digital images taken with a mobile phone can assist in the triage of neurosurgical patients to a level 1 trauma centre
    Timothy B Bullard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 19:80-3. 2013
    ..11) to 75% (kappa = 0.47) (P < 0.001). Mobile-phone images of CT scans appear to provide adequate images for triaging patients and helping with transfer decisions of neurosurgical cases...
  24. ncbi request reprint Progression of emergency medicine resident productivity
    Daniel F Brennan
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:790-4. 2007
    ..To evaluate the progression in productivity of emergency medicine (EM) residents by postgraduate year, as measured by hourly work in relative value units (RVUs)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Botfly myiasis: a case report
    Ken G Ofordeme
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, University of Florida Shands Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    CJEM 9:380-2. 2007
    ..We present and discuss the case of a 50-year-old man with furuncular myiasis acquired in Belize. Parasitic infestation should be included in the differential diagnosis of a new skin lesion in patients who have travelled to endemic areas...
  26. ncbi request reprint Middle ear pressure and symptoms after skydiving
    Scott Gutovitz
    Department of Emergency Medicine Orlando Regional Healthcare, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:533-6. 2008
    ..those who did not, and pressures in those who attempted equalization vs. not...
  27. doi request reprint A comparison of tele-education versus conventional lectures in wound care knowledge and skill acquisition
    Marisa Haney
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, 86 W Underwood Street, Suite 200, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 18:79-81. 2012
    ..0 (IQR 5.5-6.0) in the live lecture group and 4.0 (IQR 3.0-5.0) in the video group (P < 0.001). Videoconferencing was at least as effective as live didactic presentation...
  28. pmc Risk factors for complications of drug-induced seizures
    Josef G Thundiyil
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL 32806, USA
    J Med Toxicol 7:16-23. 2011
    ..0 [95% CI 1.4-11.3]). Significant clinical factors associated with complications of drug-related seizures include stimulant exposure, suicide attempt, initial hypotension, and admission acidosis or hyperglycemia...
  29. doi request reprint Ultrasound can accurately guide gastrostomy tube replacement and confirm proper tube placement at the bedside
    Teresa S Wu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, Florida 32806, USA
    J Emerg Med 36:280-4. 2009
    ..Although a few reports have described the use of ultrasound guidance during the initial percutaneous insertion, no data are available concerning its role during subsequent G-tube replacements...