David T Harrington

Summary

Affiliation: Brown Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Transfer times to definitive care facilities are too long: a consequence of an immature trauma system
    David T Harrington
    Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical, School Department of Surgery, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Ann Surg 241:961-6; discussion 966-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A time-cost analysis of teaching a laparoscopic entero-enterostomy
    David T Harrington
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:342-5. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with survival following blunt chest trauma in older patients: results from a large regional trauma cooperative
    David T Harrington
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Surg 145:432-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of trauma care at a level I trauma center
    Walter L Biffl
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:922-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from a nightclub fire: institutional disaster preparedness
    Eric J Mahoney
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Trauma 58:487-91. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Isolated brain injury as a cause of hypotension in the blunt trauma patient
    Eric J Mahoney
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, 02903, USA
    J Trauma 55:1065-9. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Impact of socioethnic factors on outcomes following traumatic brain injury
    Daithi S Heffernan
    Division Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Trauma 70:527-34. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective clinical management of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Vassiliki Tsikitis
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, APC 443, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Surg 188:807-12. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The station nightclub fire
    David T Harrington
    Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:141-3. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Legal prosecution of alcohol-impaired drivers admitted to a level I trauma center in Rhode Island
    Walter L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, 02903, USA
    J Trauma 56:24-9. 2004

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Publications21

  1. pmc Transfer times to definitive care facilities are too long: a consequence of an immature trauma system
    David T Harrington
    Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical, School Department of Surgery, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Ann Surg 241:961-6; discussion 966-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our experience with interfacility transfers to identify problems that could be addressed in the development of a statewide trauma system...
  2. ncbi request reprint A time-cost analysis of teaching a laparoscopic entero-enterostomy
    David T Harrington
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:342-5. 2007
    ..To estimate the cost of traditional training we have recorded the time and interventions necessary for our senior residents to do a laparoscopic entero-enterostomy...
  3. doi request reprint Factors associated with survival following blunt chest trauma in older patients: results from a large regional trauma cooperative
    David T Harrington
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Surg 145:432-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that patient factors, injury patterns, and therapeutic interventions influence outcomes among older patients incurring traumatic chest injuries...
  4. ncbi request reprint The evolution of trauma care at a level I trauma center
    Walter L Biffl
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:922-9. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned from a nightclub fire: institutional disaster preparedness
    Eric J Mahoney
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Trauma 58:487-91. 2005
    ..In this report, we describe the events, the surgical response at our trauma center, and the lessons learned in institutional disaster preparedness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Isolated brain injury as a cause of hypotension in the blunt trauma patient
    Eric J Mahoney
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, 02903, USA
    J Trauma 55:1065-9. 2003
    ..Emerging evidence suggests that, contrary to standard teaching, isolated brain injury may be associated with hypotension. This study sought to determine the frequency of isolated brain injury-induced hypotension in blunt trauma victims...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of socioethnic factors on outcomes following traumatic brain injury
    Daithi S Heffernan
    Division Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Trauma 70:527-34. 2011
    ..We therefore sought to determine the independent effect on outcome after TBI from race, insurance status, intoxication on presentation, and median income...
  8. ncbi request reprint Selective clinical management of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Vassiliki Tsikitis
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, APC 443, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Surg 188:807-12. 2004
    ..We implemented a protocol of serial clinical assessments to determine the need for laparotomy. The purpose of this study was to determine whether the approach is safe and effective...
  9. ncbi request reprint The station nightclub fire
    David T Harrington
    Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:141-3. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Legal prosecution of alcohol-impaired drivers admitted to a level I trauma center in Rhode Island
    Walter L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, 02903, USA
    J Trauma 56:24-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to measure the rate of legal prosecution among impaired drivers admitted to a trauma center after MVCs, and to determine the recidivism rate among these individuals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Halo vest immobilization in the elderly: a death sentence?
    Sarah Majercik
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Trauma 59:350-6; discussion 356-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes of elderly and younger CSF patients as related to treatment (HVI, surgery, or hard collar)...
  12. doi request reprint The reflective statement: a new tool to assess resident learning
    Sean F Monaghan
    Rhode Island Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Surg Res 178:618-22. 2012
    ..For the last 3 y, we have asked the residents to reflect on the previous week and describe "the best thing" they learned. We hypothesize that this statement could be used to assess the weaknesses or strengths of our curriculum...
  13. doi request reprint Leukocyte-depleted blood transfusion is associated with decreased survival in resected early-stage lung cancer
    Thomas Ng
    Department of Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 143:815-9. 2012
    ..Our institution has been using LD red cells since 2001. We sought to determine whether LD blood has an effect on survival after resection of early-stage lung cancer...
  14. doi request reprint Management of the most severely injured spleen: a multicenter study of the Research Consortium of New England Centers for Trauma (ReCONECT)
    George C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02030, USA
    Arch Surg 145:456-60. 2010
    ..To determine the rate and predictors of failure of nonoperative management (NOM) in grade IV and V blunt splenic injuries (BSI)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Teaching palliative care and end-of-life issues: a core curriculum for surgical residents
    Daniel D Klaristenfeld
    Department of Surgery, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, APC Room 437, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1801-6. 2007
    ..Programs designed for nonsurgical specialties often do not meet the unique needs of surgeons. With 80-hour workweek limitations on in-hospital teaching, new methods are needed to efficiently teach surgical residents about these problems...
  16. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a tertiary trauma survey decreases missed injuries
    Walter L Biffl
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, APC 110, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Trauma 54:38-43; discussion 43-4. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that implementation of a routine tertiary trauma survey (TS) would reduce the incidence of MIs in a Level I trauma center...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy outcomes after bariatric surgery: maternal, fetal, and infant implications
    Adam Abodeely
    Department of Surgery, Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:464-71. 2008
    ..Additionally, there does not appear to be any increased risk regarding fetal or infant outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Presurgical psychiatric evaluations of candidates for bariatric surgery, part 1: reliability and reasons for and frequency of exclusion
    Mark Zimmerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1557-62. 2007
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  19. ncbi request reprint The multiply injured trauma patient: resuscitation, rehabilitation, recovery
    Shea C Gregg
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, USA
    Med Health R I 93:112, 115-6. 2010
    ..In addition to the doctors and nurses providing many aspects of the acute and chronic medical care, the rehabilitation component is delivered by several skilled specialists focused on maximizing functional outcomes...
  20. doi request reprint Stress-only or stress/rest myocardial perfusion imaging in patients undergoing evaluation for bariatric surgery
    Anthony S Gemignani
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Nucl Cardiol 18:886-92. 2011
    ..The incidence of clinically significant abnormalities on stress MPI performed for this indication, however, has not been established...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass
    G Dean Roye
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Med Health R I 87:36-7. 2004