J M Burch

Summary

Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Single-layer continuous versus two-layer interrupted intestinal anastomosis: a prospective randomized trial
    J M Burch
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 231:832-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Avoidance of abdominal compartment syndrome in damage-control laparotomy after trauma
    P J Offner
    Surgical Critical Care, Denver Health Medical Center, Department of Surgery, MC 0206, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Arch Surg 136:676-81. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt carotid arterial injuries: implications of a new grading scale
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    J Trauma 47:845-53. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Optimizing screening for blunt cerebrovascular injuries
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 80204 4507, USA
    Am J Surg 178:517-22. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of posttraumatic internal carotid arterial pseudoaneurysms with endovascular stents
    D M Coldwell
    Department of Radiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 48:470-2. 2000
  6. pmc The devastating potential of blunt vertebral arterial injuries
    W L Biffl
    Departments of Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Interventional Radiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 231:672-81. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications of prone ventilation in patients with multisystem trauma with fulminant acute respiratory distress syndrome
    P J Offner
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 80204, USA
    J Trauma 48:224-8. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Secondary abdominal compartment syndrome is a highly lethal event
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Box 0206, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204 4507, USA
    Am J Surg 182:645-8. 2001
  9. pmc Evolution of a multidisciplinary clinical pathway for the management of unstable patients with pelvic fractures
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 233:843-50. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine intraoperative laparoscopic ultrasonography with selective cholangiography reduces bile duct complications during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, CO 80204-4507, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 193:272-80. 2001

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Publications12

  1. pmc Single-layer continuous versus two-layer interrupted intestinal anastomosis: a prospective randomized trial
    J M Burch
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 231:832-7. 2000
    ..To determine the suitability of a single-layer continuous technique for intestinal anastomosis in a surgical training program...
  2. ncbi request reprint Avoidance of abdominal compartment syndrome in damage-control laparotomy after trauma
    P J Offner
    Surgical Critical Care, Denver Health Medical Center, Department of Surgery, MC 0206, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Arch Surg 136:676-81. 2001
    ..Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) is a morbid complication of damage-control laparotomy. Moreover, the technique of abdominal closure influences the frequency of ACS...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt carotid arterial injuries: implications of a new grading scale
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    J Trauma 47:845-53. 1999
    ..We reviewed our experience with 109 BCI and developed a grading scale with prognostic and therapeutic implications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Optimizing screening for blunt cerebrovascular injuries
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 80204 4507, USA
    Am J Surg 178:517-22. 1999
    ..The resultant epidemic of BCVI has created a dilemma, as widespread screening is impractical. We sought to identify independent predictors of BCVI, to focus resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of posttraumatic internal carotid arterial pseudoaneurysms with endovascular stents
    D M Coldwell
    Department of Radiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 48:470-2. 2000
    ..The sequelae of blunt injury to the carotid arteries are unusual, but pseudoaneurysms causing subsequent strokes are devastating. The utility of treatment of these pseudoaneurysms was examined...
  6. pmc The devastating potential of blunt vertebral arterial injuries
    W L Biffl
    Departments of Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Interventional Radiology, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 231:672-81. 2000
    ..To formulate management guidelines for blunt vertebral arterial injury (BVI)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications of prone ventilation in patients with multisystem trauma with fulminant acute respiratory distress syndrome
    P J Offner
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 80204, USA
    J Trauma 48:224-8. 2000
    ..Our objective was to critically evaluate our experience with prone positioning in patients with severe postinjury ARDS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Secondary abdominal compartment syndrome is a highly lethal event
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Box 0206, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204 4507, USA
    Am J Surg 182:645-8. 2001
    ..We have diagnosed secondary ACS in a variety of nontrauma as well as trauma patients. The purpose of this review is to characterize patients who develop secondary ACS...
  9. pmc Evolution of a multidisciplinary clinical pathway for the management of unstable patients with pelvic fractures
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    Ann Surg 233:843-50. 2001
    ..To determine whether the evolution of the authors' clinical pathway for the treatment of hemodynamically compromised patients with pelvic fractures was associated with improved patient outcome...
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine intraoperative laparoscopic ultrasonography with selective cholangiography reduces bile duct complications during laparoscopic cholecystectomy
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, CO 80204-4507, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 193:272-80. 2001
    ..In the absence of definitive prospective data, we recommend routine use of IOUS when performing LC, particularly in patients with acute cholecystitis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Blunt carotid and vertebral arterial injuries
    W L Biffl
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80204 4507, USA
    World J Surg 25:1036-43. 2001
    ..Grade V and persistent grade III lesions may be best treated employing endovascular techniques...
  12. ncbi request reprint The abdominal compartment syndrome is a morbid complication of postinjury damage control surgery
    C D Raeburn
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 777 Bannock, Unit 1, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Am J Surg 182:542-6. 2001
    ..With the exception of early elevation in peak airway pressure, we could not identify patients at higher risk for ACS; moreover, preemptive abdominal bag closure during initial DCS did not prevent this highly morbid complication...