Jana B A MacLeod

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Alcohol-related injury visits: do we know the true prevalence in U.S. trauma centres?
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Dept of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
    Injury 42:922-6. 2011
  2. doi The Epidemiology of Traumatic Hemothorax in a Level I Trauma Center: Case for Early Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
    Jana B MacLeod
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg 36:240-6. 2010
  3. doi Evaluation of fundamental critical care course in Kenya: knowledge, attitude, and practice
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Glenn Memorial Building, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite No 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Surg Res 167:223-30. 2011
  4. ncbi Pneumomediastinum in the injured patient: inconsequential or predictive?
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am Surg 75:375-7. 2009
  5. ncbi Assessment of acute trauma care training in Kenya
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am Surg 75:1118-23. 2009
  6. doi Evaluation of training of surgery interns to perform brief alcohol interventions for trauma patients
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:639-45. 2008
  7. ncbi Can secondary extremity compartment syndrome be diagnosed earlier?
    Thomas J Goaley
    Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University, Thomas K Glenn Memorial Building, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Dr, Suite 310, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 194:724-6; discussion 726-7. 2007
  8. doi Adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol response to corticotropin releasing hormone in the critically ill-a novel assessment of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis
    Kevin M Schuster
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 203:205-10. 2012
  9. ncbi Prospective randomized control trial of intermittent versus continuous gastric feeds for critically ill trauma patients
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 63:57-61. 2007
  10. doi Evaluation of trauma and critical care training courses on the knowledge and confidence of participants in Kenya and Zambia
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    World J Surg 35:9-16. 2011

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Alcohol-related injury visits: do we know the true prevalence in U.S. trauma centres?
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Dept of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
    Injury 42:922-6. 2011
    ..Therefore, the goal of this study is to evaluate the extent to which the present literature provides a valid estimate of the prevalence of alcohol-related visits to U.S. trauma centres...
  2. doi The Epidemiology of Traumatic Hemothorax in a Level I Trauma Center: Case for Early Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
    Jana B MacLeod
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg 36:240-6. 2010
    ..Complications after chest trauma include retained hemothorax and empyema requiring multiple interventions. We studied the epidemiology of hemothorax and its complications at a level I trauma center...
  3. doi Evaluation of fundamental critical care course in Kenya: knowledge, attitude, and practice
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Glenn Memorial Building, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite No 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Surg Res 167:223-30. 2011
    ..The FCCS course was provided in two Kenyan hospitals after minimal adaption. Participant knowledge and confidence gain as well as FCCS applicability to an African context were evaluated...
  4. ncbi Pneumomediastinum in the injured patient: inconsequential or predictive?
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am Surg 75:375-7. 2009
    ..Pneumomediastinum alone does not seem to be predictive of severe injury and warrants detailed investigation only when clinical symptoms are present...
  5. ncbi Assessment of acute trauma care training in Kenya
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am Surg 75:1118-23. 2009
    ..The WHO survey can guide future research in understanding impediments to implementing essential trauma care courses for resource limited healthcare systems...
  6. doi Evaluation of training of surgery interns to perform brief alcohol interventions for trauma patients
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:639-45. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that with minimal training, surgical interns could become proficient at performing BI...
  7. ncbi Can secondary extremity compartment syndrome be diagnosed earlier?
    Thomas J Goaley
    Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University, Thomas K Glenn Memorial Building, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Dr, Suite 310, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 194:724-6; discussion 726-7. 2007
    ..We postulate that awareness of SECS and vigilant monitoring for its development would result in earlier diagnosis and treatment and improved outcome...
  8. doi Adrenocorticotropic hormone and cortisol response to corticotropin releasing hormone in the critically ill-a novel assessment of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis
    Kevin M Schuster
    Department of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Surg 203:205-10. 2012
    ..The pathophysiology of adrenal insufficiency, common in surgical intensive care units, has not been fully elucidated...
  9. ncbi Prospective randomized control trial of intermittent versus continuous gastric feeds for critically ill trauma patients
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 63:57-61. 2007
    ..There were two outcome variables: time to reach goal volume and the days on 100% of caloric needs via an enteral route in the first 10 days of the intensive care unit stay. Adverse events were also tallied...
  10. doi Evaluation of trauma and critical care training courses on the knowledge and confidence of participants in Kenya and Zambia
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    World J Surg 35:9-16. 2011
    ..This study evaluates the impact of American-derived courses on the knowledge and confidence of participants from resource-limited countries...
  11. ncbi Academic careers in surgery: the many paths from which to choose
    Sheryl G A Gabram
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:27-35. 2007
  12. doi Trauma and coagulopathy: a new paradigm to consider
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Ave, Suite 315, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Surg 143:797-801. 2008
  13. ncbi Trauma deaths in the first hour: are they all unsalvageable injuries?
    Jana B A MacLeod
    Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Dr, Third Floor, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 193:195-9. 2007
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