Michael A Flierl

Summary

Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A cascade of preventable complications following a missed femoral neck fracture after antegrade femoral nailing
    Lucas S McDonald
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 7:16. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Management strategies for acute spinal cord injury: current options and future perspectives
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 18:651-60. 2012
  3. pmc Heterotopic ossification in the reaming tract of a percutaneous antegrade femoral nail: a case report
    Sergiu Botolin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    J Med Case Rep 7:90. 2013
  4. pmc Incidence and pattern of technical complications in balloon-guided osteoplasty for depressed tibial plateau fractures: a pilot study in 20 consecutive patients
    Cyril Mauffrey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 7:8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The impact of a standardized "spine damage-control" protocol for unstable thoracic and lumbar spine fractures in severely injured patients: a prospective cohort study
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:590-6. 2013
  6. pmc Thoracic hyperextension injury with complete "bony disruption" of the thoracic cage: Case report of a potentially life-threatening injury
    James Bailey
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    World J Emerg Surg 7:14. 2012
  7. pmc Introducing standardized "readbacks" to improve patient safety in surgery: a prospective survey in 92 providers at a public safety-net hospital
    Hari Prabhakar
    Harvard Medical School, 107 Ave Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Surg 12:8. 2012
  8. pmc Fatal outcome after brain stem infarction related to bilateral vertebral artery occlusion - case report of a detrimental complication of cervical spine trauma
    Hiroyuki Yoshihara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 5:18. 2011
  9. pmc Complications and safety aspects of kyphoplasty for osteoporotic vertebral fractures: a prospective follow-up study in 102 consecutive patients
    Yohan Robinson
    Charite Campus Benjamin Franklin, Centre for Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Patient Saf Surg 2:2. 2008
  10. pmc Pitfalls and complications in the treatment of cervical spine fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Christoph E Heyde
    Department of Trauma, Orthopedics, and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite, University Medical Center, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany
    Patient Saf Surg 2:15. 2008

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  1. pmc A cascade of preventable complications following a missed femoral neck fracture after antegrade femoral nailing
    Lucas S McDonald
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 7:16. 2013
    ..Occult femoral neck fractures associated with femoral shaft fractures are frequently missed and may lead to adverse outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Management strategies for acute spinal cord injury: current options and future perspectives
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 18:651-60. 2012
    ..Spinal cord injury is a devastating acute neurological condition with loss of function and poor long-term prognosis. This review summarizes current management strategies and innovative concepts on the horizon...
  3. pmc Heterotopic ossification in the reaming tract of a percutaneous antegrade femoral nail: a case report
    Sergiu Botolin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    J Med Case Rep 7:90. 2013
    ..The occurrence of excessive, symptomatic heterotopic ossification around the entry site of an antegrade femoral nail is rarely described in the literature...
  4. pmc Incidence and pattern of technical complications in balloon-guided osteoplasty for depressed tibial plateau fractures: a pilot study in 20 consecutive patients
    Cyril Mauffrey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 7:8. 2013
    ..However, no study has yet been published to describe the technical limitations, intraoperative complications, and surgical bailout strategies for this new technology...
  5. doi request reprint The impact of a standardized "spine damage-control" protocol for unstable thoracic and lumbar spine fractures in severely injured patients: a prospective cohort study
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:590-6. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Thoracic hyperextension injury with complete "bony disruption" of the thoracic cage: Case report of a potentially life-threatening injury
    James Bailey
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    World J Emerg Surg 7:14. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  7. pmc Introducing standardized "readbacks" to improve patient safety in surgery: a prospective survey in 92 providers at a public safety-net hospital
    Hari Prabhakar
    Harvard Medical School, 107 Ave Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMC Surg 12:8. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Fatal outcome after brain stem infarction related to bilateral vertebral artery occlusion - case report of a detrimental complication of cervical spine trauma
    Hiroyuki Yoshihara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 5:18. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  9. pmc Complications and safety aspects of kyphoplasty for osteoporotic vertebral fractures: a prospective follow-up study in 102 consecutive patients
    Yohan Robinson
    Charite Campus Benjamin Franklin, Centre for Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Berlin, Germany
    Patient Saf Surg 2:2. 2008
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the incidence and patterns of perioperative complications in order to determine the safety of this procedure for patients undergoing kyphoplasty...
  10. pmc Pitfalls and complications in the treatment of cervical spine fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    Christoph E Heyde
    Department of Trauma, Orthopedics, and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite, University Medical Center, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12200 Berlin, Germany
    Patient Saf Surg 2:15. 2008
    ..An emphasis is placed on the risks and complication patterns in the treatment of these rare, but challenging injuries...
  11. pmc Membrane attack complex inhibitor CD59a protects against focal cerebral ischemia in mice
    Denise Harhausen
    Experimentelle Neurologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, CCM, Berlin, Germany
    J Neuroinflammation 7:15. 2010
    ..The complement system is a crucial mediator of inflammation and cell lysis after cerebral ischemia. However, there is little information about the exact contribution of the membrane attack complex (MAC) and its inhibitor-protein CD59...
  12. pmc Inhibition of the alternative complement activation pathway in traumatic brain injury by a monoclonal anti-factor B antibody: a randomized placebo-controlled study in mice
    Iris Leinhase
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite University Medical School, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
    J Neuroinflammation 4:13. 2007
    ..This neutralizing antibody represents a specific and potent inhibitor of the alternative complement pathway in mice...
  13. pmc Management of bleeding following major trauma: an updated European guideline
    Rolf Rossaint
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital Aachen, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Crit Care 14:R52. 2010
    ..Evidence-based recommendations are needed to guide the acute management of the bleeding trauma patient, which when implemented may improve patient outcomes...
  14. pmc Outcome of diaphyseal forearm fracture-nonunions treated by autologous bone grafting and compression plating
    Fernando Baldy dos Reis
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Federal University of Sao Paulo UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Ann Surg Innov Res 3:5. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Revision osteosynthesis of forearm nonunions by autologous iliac crest bone grafting and compression plating represents a safe and efficacious modality for the treatment of these challenging conditions...
  15. doi request reprint [Current concepts of patient safety: rapid response system]
    P F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Neurosurgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, 80204, Denver, CO, USA
    Unfallchirurg 113:239-46. 2010
    ..The implementation of a standardized RRS should also be considered in German hospitals with the aim of improving patient safety and reducing preventable in-hospital mortality...
  16. pmc Bias towards publishing positive results in orthopedic and general surgery: a patient safety issue?
    Erik A Hasenboehler
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 1:4. 2007
    ..This "publication bias" may alter the balance of the available evidence-based literature and may affect patient safety in surgery by depriving important information from unpublished negative studies...
  17. pmc Disturbances of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and plasma electrolytes during experimental sepsis
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, 80204, USA
    Ann Intensive Care 1:53. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  18. pmc Prevalence of sacral dysmorphia in a prospective trauma population: Implications for a "safe" surgical corridor for sacro-iliac screw placement
    Erik A Hasenboehler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 5:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  19. pmc "Metabolic staging" after major trauma - a guide for clinical decision making?
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 80204, USA
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 18:34. 2010
    ..The potential clinical impact of metabolic staging, and of an appropriately adapted "metabolic control" and nutritional support, remains to be determined...
  20. pmc Targeted modulation of the neuroinflammatory response after spinal cord injury: the ongoing quest for the "holy grail"
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Am J Pathol 177:2685-7. 2010
    ..This Commentary discusses the role of inflammation after spinal cord injury...
  21. doi request reprint Wrong-site and wrong-patient procedures in the universal protocol era: analysis of a prospective database of physician self-reported occurrences
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 80204, USA
    Arch Surg 145:978-84. 2010
    ..To determine the frequency, root cause, and outcome of wrong-site and wrong-patient procedures in the era of the Universal Protocol...
  22. pmc Complement C3 serum levels in anorexia nervosa: a potential biomarker for the severity of disease?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Internal Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Ann Gen Psychiatry 10:16. 2011
    ..The present study was designed to evaluate the role of complement C3 levels, the extent of complement activation and of complement hemolytic activity in serum, as potential new biomarkers for the severity of anorexia nervosa...
  23. doi request reprint Femur shaft fracture fixation in head-injured patients: when is the right time?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:107-14. 2010
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Current trends in resuscitation strategy for the multiply injured patient
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Injury 40:S27-35. 2009
    ..This review article provides a brief overview of the existing resuscitation protocols for multiply injured patients, including ATLS and "damage control", and will address developing controversies in the field...
  25. pmc Absence of the complement regulatory molecule CD59a leads to exacerbated neuropathology after traumatic brain injury in mice
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Neuroinflammation 6:2. 2009
    ..CD59 is the major regulator of MAC formation and represents an essential protector from homologous cell injury after complement activation in the injured brain...
  26. pmc Fatal outcome after insufficient spine fixation for pyogenic thoracic spondylodiscitis: an imperative for 360 degrees fusion of the infected spine
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 3:4. 2009
    ..Pyogenic spondylodiscitis represents a potentially life-threatening condition. Due to the low incidence, evidence-based surgical recommendations in the literature are equivocal, and the treatment modalities remain controversial...
  27. doi request reprint Transfusion strategies in postinjury coagulopathy
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 22:289-98. 2009
    ..The present review will attempt to define the current 'optimal' transfusion strategies for the coagulopathic trauma patient and to assess potential weaknesses in the pertinent literature...
  28. pmc Advocating "spine damage control" as a safe and effective treatment modality for unstable thoracolumbar fractures in polytrauma patients: a hypothesis
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma Manag Outcomes 3:6. 2009
    ..IMPLICATIONS OF HYPOTHESIS: A "spine damage control" protocol may save lives and improve outcomes in severely injured patients with associated spine injuries...
  29. doi request reprint Management of a trochanteric fracture complicated by a bent solid intramedullary femoral nail in situ: description of technique
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:e25-30. 2010
    ....
  30. pmc Inhibition of complement C5a prevents breakdown of the blood-brain barrier and pituitary dysfunction in experimental sepsis
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Crit Care 13:R12. 2009
    ..However, its pathophysiology remains unclear. The present study investigated the effect of complement C5a blockade in preventing BBB damage and pituitary dysfunction during experimental sepsis...
  31. doi request reprint Influence of preoperative 7.5% hypertonic saline on neutrophil activation after reamed intramedullary nailing of femur shaft fractures: a prospective randomized pilot study
    Juan F Agudelo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:86-91. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that preoperative administration of 7.5% HTS attenuates PMNL priming after IMN of unilateral femur shaft fractures compared with 0.9% normal saline...
  32. doi request reprint Mouse closed head injury model induced by a weight-drop device
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Nat Protoc 4:1328-37. 2009
    ..In experienced hands, this CHI model can be carried out in as little as 30 s per animal, with additional time required for subsequent posttraumatic analysis and data collection...
  33. pmc Survival following a vertical free fall from 300 feet: the crucial role of body position to impact surface
    Sebastian Weckbach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 19:63. 2011
    ..The role of early patient transfer to a level 1 trauma center, and "damage control" management protocols for avoiding delayed morbidity and mortality in this critically injured patient are discussed...
  34. pmc Bench-to-bedside review: Burn-induced cerebral inflammation--a neglected entity?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Crit Care 13:215. 2009
    ..In this paper, we illustrate the molecular events leading to blood-brain barrier breakdown, with a focus on the subsequent neuroinflammatory changes leading to cerebral edema in patients with severe burns...
  35. ncbi request reprint Traction table-related complications in orthopaedic surgery
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, CO, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 18:668-75. 2010
    ....
  36. pmc Molecular mechanisms of inflammation and tissue injury after major trauma--is complement the "bad guy"?
    Miriam D Neher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Biomed Sci 18:90. 2011
    ....
  37. pmc Pathophysiology of septic encephalopathy--an unsolved puzzle
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Crit Care 14:165. 2010
    ..A better understanding of the pathophysiological events leading to septic encephalopathy appears crucial to advance the clinical care for this vulnerable patient population...
  38. doi request reprint Stress radiograph to detect true extent of symphyseal disruption in presumed anteroposterior compression type I pelvic injuries
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 69:880-5. 2010
    ..We instituted a protocol in which a stress examination was performed for patients presenting with an APC-I injury diagnosed with static radiographs to reveal the true extent of the injury...
  39. ncbi request reprint Locking plates: tips and tricks
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2298-307. 2007
  40. pmc Challenging the role of adaptive immunity in neurotrauma: Rag1(-/-) mice lacking mature B and T cells do not show neuroprotection after closed head injury
    Sebastian Weckbach
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Neurotrauma 29:1233-42. 2012
    ..The attenuated extent of post-traumatic complement activation seen in Rag1(-/-) mice implies a cross-talk between innate and adaptive immune responses, which requires further investigation in future studies...
  41. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex proximal femoral fractures with the proximal femur locking compression plate
    Erik A Hasenboehler
    Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Orthopedics 30:618-23. 2007
    ..The PF-LCP represents a feasible alternative for the treatment of unstable inter- and subtrochanteric fractures...
  42. doi request reprint Technical problems and complications in the removal of the less invasive stabilization system
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado at Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:369-73. 2010
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the frequency of intraoperative problems and complications involved with Less Invasive Stabilization System (LISS) plate removal...
  43. pmc Improving accuracy of total knee component cementation: description of a simple technique
    William B Lutes
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:38. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  44. doi request reprint A retrospective analysis of comminuted intra-articular fractures of the tibial plafond: Open reduction and internal fixation versus external Ilizarov fixation
    Stacy Bacon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 39:196-202. 2008
    ..Future prospective randomised trials are required to determine with more scientific accuracy the optimal treatment strategy for these challenging injuries...
  45. doi request reprint Direct retroperitoneal pelvic packing versus pelvic angiography: A comparison of two management protocols for haemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures
    Patrick M Osborn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 40:54-60. 2009
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of haemodynamically unstable cases of pelvic ring injury treated with a protocol focused on either direct retroperitoneal pelvic packing or early pelvic angiography and embolisation...
  46. doi request reprint Safety and efficacy of conversion from external fixation to plate fixation in humeral shaft fractures
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:414-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome and complications of patients who sustained humeral shaft fractures and were treated with initial unilateral external fixation followed by plate fixation...
  47. doi request reprint Outcome and complications of posterior transiliac plating for vertically unstable sacral fractures
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 40:405-9. 2009
    ..We caution its use in the presence of a known Morel-Lavallee lesion, as this may increase the wound complication and infection risk...
  48. ncbi request reprint Locking plates: tips and tricks
    Wade R Smith
    Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:25-36. 2008
    ..Nonclinical factors likely include a push by industry for new technology and new markets as well as the general interest of the public in "minimally invasive" surgery...
  49. ncbi request reprint Role of biological modifiers regulating the immune response after trauma
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 38:1409-22. 2007
    ....
  50. pmc Pharmacology of traumatic brain injury: where is the "golden bullet"?
    Kathryn Beauchamp
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Mol Med 14:731-40. 2008
    ..We review the published prospective clinical trials on pharmacological treatment modalities for TBI patients and outline future promising therapeutic avenues in the field...
  51. doi request reprint Nocardia osteomyelitis: a rare complication after intramedullary nailing of a closed tibial shaft fracture
    Todd Vander Heiden
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:232-6. 2009
    ..In addition, we provide a review of the literature in the field and discuss optimized treatment strategies...
  52. doi request reprint Combined injuries of the pelvis and acetabulum: nature of a devastating dyad
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:303-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that this combination of injuries affects not only the postinjury hemodynamics of the patient, but the outcome of subsequent acetabular fracture treatment...
  53. doi request reprint Postoperative surgical site infection following acetabular fracture fixation
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 41:396-9. 2010
    ..To reduce the incidence of SSI following acetabular fracture surgery, special attention should be directed at the care of obese patients, patients requiring ICU care, and patients with associated Morel-Lavallée lesions...