Paul J Schenarts

Summary

Affiliation: Brody School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Educational impact of the electronic medical record
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Education, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:105-12. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of surgical residency applicants from U.S. medical schools with U.S.-born and foreign-born international medical school graduates
    Paul J Schenarts
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:406-12. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Field hypotension in patients who arrive at the hospital normotensive: a marker of severe injury or crying wolf?
    Paul J Schenarts
    General Surgery Residency Program, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, USA
    N C Med J 69:265-9. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of acute care general surgery coverage by trauma surgeons on the trauma patient
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    Am Surg 74:494-501; discussion 501-2. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Myths and realities of the 80-hour work week
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Curr Surg 63:269-74. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-dose dopamine: a physiologically based review
    Paul J Schenarts
    The Center of Excellence in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Curr Surg 63:219-25. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a rotating night-float coverage scheme on preventable and potentially preventable morbidity at a level 1 trauma center
    Paul Schenarts
    Center for Excellence in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858 4354, USA
    Am J Surg 190:147-52. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Trauma intensive care unit survival: how good is an educated guess?
    Claudia E Goettler
    Department of Surgery, Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 68:1279-87; discussion 1287-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint What price commitment: what benefit? The cost of a saved life in a developing level I trauma center
    Michael F Rotondo
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, 08, USA
    J Trauma 67:915-23. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting the need for early tracheostomy: a multifactorial analysis of 992 intubated trauma patients
    Claudia E Goettler
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 60:991-6. 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi request reprint Educational impact of the electronic medical record
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Education, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:105-12. 2012
    ..The electronic medical record (EMR) is commonly thought to improve the safety and quality of care; however, there is scant information on the impact the EMR has on graduate medical education (GME)...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of surgical residency applicants from U.S. medical schools with U.S.-born and foreign-born international medical school graduates
    Paul J Schenarts
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:406-12. 2008
    ..Compare characteristics of U.S. medical school graduates with U.S.-born and foreign-born international medical school (IMG) graduates...
  3. ncbi request reprint Field hypotension in patients who arrive at the hospital normotensive: a marker of severe injury or crying wolf?
    Paul J Schenarts
    General Surgery Residency Program, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, USA
    N C Med J 69:265-9. 2008
    ..Trauma patients with hypotension in the field who arrive at a hospital with a normal blood pressure (BP) may not be recognized as significantly injured...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of acute care general surgery coverage by trauma surgeons on the trauma patient
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    Am Surg 74:494-501; discussion 501-2. 2008
    ..Mortality remained unchanged after ACS integration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Myths and realities of the 80-hour work week
    Paul J Schenarts
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Curr Surg 63:269-74. 2006
    ..The reduction in resident work hours has resulted in the formation of several myths. The purpose of this review is to examine the published data on resident work hours to separate out myth from reality...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-dose dopamine: a physiologically based review
    Paul J Schenarts
    The Center of Excellence in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Curr Surg 63:219-25. 2006
    ..In an attempt to prevent or alter the course of acute renal failure, many surgeons continue to use low-dose dopamine. This article critically reviews the physiologic reasons why low-dose dopamine is not clinically efficacious...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effect of a rotating night-float coverage scheme on preventable and potentially preventable morbidity at a level 1 trauma center
    Paul Schenarts
    Center for Excellence in Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858 4354, USA
    Am J Surg 190:147-52. 2005
    ..The effect of resident work-hour restriction on patient outcome remains controversial...
  8. doi request reprint Trauma intensive care unit survival: how good is an educated guess?
    Claudia E Goettler
    Department of Surgery, Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 68:1279-87; discussion 1287-8. 2010
    ..Hence, we undertook a study to analyze the accuracy of outcomes predictions of various members of the healthcare team...
  9. doi request reprint What price commitment: what benefit? The cost of a saved life in a developing level I trauma center
    Michael F Rotondo
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, 08, USA
    J Trauma 67:915-23. 2009
    ..Although this approach has sparked a national ethical debate, little has been published investigating efficacy. This study examines the price of commitment and outcomes at a Level I Trauma Center...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting the need for early tracheostomy: a multifactorial analysis of 992 intubated trauma patients
    Claudia E Goettler
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 60:991-6. 2006
    ..Tracheostomy has few, severe risks, while prolonged endotracheal intubation causes morbidity. The need for tracheostomy was assessed, based on early clinical parameters...
  11. doi request reprint High-frequency oscillatory ventilation as a rescue therapy for adult trauma patients
    Steven Briggs
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Am J Crit Care 18:144-8. 2009
    ..High-frequency oscillatory ventilation is an alternative ventilation mode that improves oxygenation in trauma patients in whom conventional ventilation strategies have been unsuccessful...
  12. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and outcomes in critically injured blunt trauma patients: weighing the impact
    Mark A Newell
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, Greenville, NC 27858 4354, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:1056-61; discussion 1062-4. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between stratified BMI and outcomes in blunt injured patients...
  13. doi request reprint "Damage control" in the elderly: futile endeavor or fruitful enterprise?
    Mark A Newell
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, The Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina 27834 4354, USA
    J Trauma 69:1049-53. 2010
    ..However, the effectiveness of this approach has not been examined in the elderly. The purpose of this study was to characterize elderly DCL patients...
  14. doi request reprint The elderly trauma patient: an investment for the future?
    Mark A Newell
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, The Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 67:337-40. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between total costs (TC) and reimbursement in young (YNG) and ELD trauma patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Morbidity reduction in critically ill trauma patients through use of a computerized insulin infusion protocol: a preliminary study
    Eric A Toschlog
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    J Trauma 62:1370-5; discussion 1375-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the effect of a computerized hospital insulin protocol (CHIP) on glycemic control and outcome in critically ill trauma patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alcohol withdrawal syndrome: Turning minor injuries into a major problem
    Michael R Bard
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, The Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    J Trauma 61:1441-5; discussion 1445-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of AWS on length of stay, morbidity, mortality, and cost in low injury acuity trauma patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint The relationship of Injury Severity Score and Glasgow Coma Score to rehabilitative potential in patients suffering traumatic brain injury
    Eric A Toschlog
    Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, The Center of Excellence for Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Am Surg 69:491-7; discussion 497-8. 2003
    ..Severely injured patients including those with severe TBI have a rehabilitative gain toward functional independence that is similar to that of when compared with those less severely injured...
  18. ncbi request reprint Language barrier leads to the unnecessary intubation of trauma patients
    Michael R Bard
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina 27858 4354, USA
    Am Surg 70:783-6. 2004
    ..GCS was statistically higher in the Spanish-speaking group (14 vs 12; P = 0.004). Language and communication barriers lead to potentially preventable intubations in trauma patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint A collaborative systems approach to rural burn care
    Scott G Sagraves
    Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:111-4. 2007
    ..The successful collaboration between the BC and TC can unload some minor burn care from the burn center, while providing good clinical care to the local rural population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Rural trauma recidivism: a different disease
    Eric A Toschlog
    Department of Surgery, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, 600 Moye Boulevard, Greenville, NC 27858, USA
    Arch Surg 142:77-81. 2007
    ..In an attempt to devise preventative strategies, we theorized that the rural RC profile would be similar to that of urban counterparts...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical predictors of subtherapeutic aminoglycoside levels in trauma patients undergoing once-daily dosing
    Eric A Toschlog
    Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, 27858 4354, USA
    J Trauma 55:255-60; discussion 260-2. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize a trauma patient population with low 10-hour aminoglycoside levels (THL) within the Hartford ODA protocol...
  22. ncbi request reprint Resident perceptions of the impact of paging on intraoperative education
    Joel S Rose
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    Am Surg 78:642-6. 2012
    ..3) but were neutral with respect if messages taken by a third party decreased interruptions (mean 3.8). Although our hypothesis was that pager interruptions were frequent and disrupt resident education, our data demonstrate the opposite...
  23. ncbi request reprint An objective study of the impact of the electronic medical record on outcomes in trauma patients
    Paul J Schenarts
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
    Am Surg 78:1249-54. 2012
    ..This is the first study to investigate the impact of the EMR in surgical patients. Although there was an improvement in some complications, the overall impact was inconsistent...
  24. ncbi request reprint Popliteal artery trauma in a rural level I trauma center
    Scott G Sagraves
    Section of Trauma, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, Greenville, NC 27858 4354, USA
    Am Surg 69:485-9; discussion 490. 2003
    ..Of those patients receiving an amputation 83 per cent were transferred from another hospital and despite a statistically lower ISS still required an amputation...
  25. doi request reprint Is your residency program ready for Generation Y?
    Lisa L Schlitzkus
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:108-11. 2010
    ..This article will provide an overview of Generation Y, contrast Generation Y with Generation X, and discuss how to use generation-specific strategies to attract, recruit, and manage a Generation Y resident...
  26. doi request reprint Surgical resident education: what is the department's price for commitment?
    Michael P Meara
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:427-31. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine what price a Department of Surgery pays to fulfill its commitment to resident education...
  27. doi request reprint A six year head-to-head comparison of osteopathic and allopathic applicants to a university-based, allopathic general surgery residency
    Lisa L Schlitzkus
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC, USA
    J Surg Educ 69:699-704. 2012
    ..A lack of knowledge of osteopathic schooling leads to a potential applicant bias in favor of allopathic applicants, but the 2 groups have not been compared head to head...
  28. doi request reprint What do surgical nurses know about surgical residents?
    Lisa L Schlitzkus
    Division of Surgical Education, Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 66:383-91. 2009
    ..The intent of this study was to determine what surgical nurses know about surgical residents...
  29. ncbi request reprint Pediatric trauma experience in a combat support hospital in eastern Afghanistan over 10 months, 2010 to 2011
    Kenneth L Wilson
    Department of Surgery, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 79:257-60. 2013
    ..6%), 13 were transferred to other hospitals (31.7%), and 20 were discharged to home (48.8%; two not noted). Broad experience in operative trauma care, pediatric resuscitation, and critical care is a priority for military surgeons...
  30. doi request reprint Disparity between resident and faculty surgeons' perceptions of preoperative preparation, intraoperative teaching, and postoperative feedback
    Joel S Rose
    Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Education, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
    J Surg Educ 68:459-64. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate differing perceptions of surgical residents and faculty in regard to preoperative preparation, intraoperative teaching, and postoperative feedback...
  31. ncbi request reprint Incorporating leadership training, a horizontal approach to resuscitation and performance feedback, into advanced life support
    Paul J Schenarts
    Crit Care Med 35:1781-2. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Debriefing is an effective method for providing feedback and ensuring adherence to best clinical practice by residents in the intensive care unit
    Paul J Schenarts
    Crit Care Med 35:957-8. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of manganese superoxide dismutase, when given after inhalation injury has been established
    Hans G Bone
    Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:856-60. 2002
    ..To determine whether treatment with manganese superoxide dismutase (MnSOD), given intravenously after inhalation injury has been established, improves oxygenation and lung fluid balance...