Michael S Truitt

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Out with the old, in with the new: a novel approach to treating pain associated with rib fractures
    Michael S Truitt
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
    World J Surg 34:2359-62. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Civilian and military trauma: does civilian training prepare surgeons for the battlefield?
    Michael S Truitt
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, Texas 75208, USA
    Am Surg 77:19-21. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Continuous intercostal nerve blockade for rib fractures: ready for primetime?
    Michael S Truitt
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 71:1548-52; discussion 1552. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Geriatric trauma service: a one-year experience
    Alicia J Mangram
    Department of General Surgery, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:119-22. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Who will cover the cost of undocumented immigrant trauma care?
    Christopher D Mitchell
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:609-12; discussion 612-3. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Resident fatigue in 2010: where is the beef?
    Maria Veronica Hegar
    General Surgery Residency Program, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
    Am J Surg 202:727-31; discussion 731-2. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Have echocardiograms affected recommended therapy in geriatric trauma patients?
    Jason Murry
    Medical Education Department, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    J Trauma Nurs 21:150-2. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Should age be a factor to change from a level II to a level I trauma activation?
    Vanessa K Shifflette
    Department of General Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma 69:88-92. 2010
  9. doi request reprint A multicenter, simulation-based skills training collaborative using shared GI Mentor II systems: results from the Texas Association of Surgical Skills Laboratories (TASSL) flexible endoscopy curriculum
    Kent R Van Sickle
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio UTHSCSA, 7703 Floyd Curl, Mail Code 7840, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2980-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Out with the old, in with the new: a novel approach to treating pain associated with rib fractures
    Michael S Truitt
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
    World J Surg 34:2359-62. 2010
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  2. ncbi request reprint Civilian and military trauma: does civilian training prepare surgeons for the battlefield?
    Michael S Truitt
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, Texas 75208, USA
    Am Surg 77:19-21. 2011
    ..This divergent experience may be even more salient in the future as the battlefield is brought closer to home through domestic terrorism and the line is blurred between military and civilian trauma...
  3. doi request reprint Continuous intercostal nerve blockade for rib fractures: ready for primetime?
    Michael S Truitt
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 71:1548-52; discussion 1552. 2011
    ..Although this technique is being used, little data have been published documenting its use and efficacy. We hypothesized that a CINB would provide excellent analgesia, improve pulmonary function, and decrease length of stay (LOS)...
  4. doi request reprint Geriatric trauma service: a one-year experience
    Alicia J Mangram
    Department of General Surgery, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:119-22. 2012
    ..To meet these challenges, we organized a geriatric trauma unit specifically designed with a multidisciplinary approach to take a more aggressive stance to the care of the geriatric trauma patient...
  5. ncbi request reprint Who will cover the cost of undocumented immigrant trauma care?
    Christopher D Mitchell
    Department of Surgery, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:609-12; discussion 612-3. 2012
    ..The PPACA details a cut of DSH funds starting in 2014. This could impose a significant financial burden on trauma centers...
  6. doi request reprint Resident fatigue in 2010: where is the beef?
    Maria Veronica Hegar
    General Surgery Residency Program, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75203, USA
    Am J Surg 202:727-31; discussion 731-2. 2011
    ..Previous studies have shown some decrement in post-call task performance. We designed a study to evaluate if these decrements still exist in 2010 and to determine specifically when they occur...
  7. ncbi request reprint Have echocardiograms affected recommended therapy in geriatric trauma patients?
    Jason Murry
    Medical Education Department, Methodist Dallas Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
    J Trauma Nurs 21:150-2. 2014
    ..The utility of this in the trauma setting remains unclear. We sought to identify the role of preoperative echocardiograms (echo) in geriatric trauma patients...
  8. doi request reprint Should age be a factor to change from a level II to a level I trauma activation?
    Vanessa K Shifflette
    Department of General Surgery, Methodist Health System, Dallas, Texas 75203, USA
    J Trauma 69:88-92. 2010
    ..Should patients older than 60 years with multiple injuries and/or a significant mechanism of injury be considered as part of the criteria for Level I activation? Would these patients benefit from a higher level of activation?..
  9. doi request reprint A multicenter, simulation-based skills training collaborative using shared GI Mentor II systems: results from the Texas Association of Surgical Skills Laboratories (TASSL) flexible endoscopy curriculum
    Kent R Van Sickle
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio UTHSCSA, 7703 Floyd Curl, Mail Code 7840, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:2980-6. 2011
    ....