Jeffrey M Nicholas

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Image of the month. Gallbladder volvulus
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Department of Surgery, Room 308, Glenn Memorial Bldg, 69 Butler St SE, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Surg 137:741-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A two institution experience with 226 endoscopically placed jejunal feeding tubes in critically ill surgical patients
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Department of Surgery, Emory University Grady Memorial Hospital Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:583-90. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns in the management of penetrating abdominal trauma: the more things change, the more they stay the same
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Emory University Department of Surgery Grady Memorial Hospital and Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 03030, USA
    J Trauma 55:1095-108; discussion 1108-10. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after massive transfusion in nontrauma patients in the era of damage control resuscitation
    Bryan C Morse
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 78:679-84. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Base deficit as a marker of survival after traumatic injury: consistent across changing patient populations and resuscitation paradigms
    Erica I Hodgman
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:844-51. 2012
  6. pmc Thoracic needle decompression for tension pneumothorax: clinical correlation with catheter length
    Chad G Ball
    The Department of Surgery, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Can J Surg 53:184-8. 2010
  7. pmc Occult pneumothoraces in patients with penetrating trauma: Does mechanism matter?
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Can J Surg 53:251-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of protocolized use of recombinant factor VIIa within a massive transfusion protocol in a civilian level I trauma center
    Bryan C Morse
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 77:1043-9. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Outcome of ligation of the inferior vena cava in the modern era
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 199:500-6. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint The outcome of open pelvic fractures in the modern era
    Christopher J Dente
    Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, 69 Jesse Hill Dr, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 190:830-5. 2005

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Image of the month. Gallbladder volvulus
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Department of Surgery, Room 308, Glenn Memorial Bldg, 69 Butler St SE, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Surg 137:741-2. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A two institution experience with 226 endoscopically placed jejunal feeding tubes in critically ill surgical patients
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Department of Surgery, Emory University Grady Memorial Hospital Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:583-90. 2003
    ..Our hypothesis was that feeding tube placement distal to the LOT can be accomplished using a bedside transendoscopic technique...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changing patterns in the management of penetrating abdominal trauma: the more things change, the more they stay the same
    Jeffrey M Nicholas
    Emory University Department of Surgery Grady Memorial Hospital and Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia 03030, USA
    J Trauma 55:1095-108; discussion 1108-10. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to see whether advances in critical care, DCS, and recognition of abdominal compartment syndrome have improved survival from penetrating abdominal injury (PAI)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after massive transfusion in nontrauma patients in the era of damage control resuscitation
    Bryan C Morse
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 78:679-84. 2012
    ..51). With over-activation in 51% of NT patients, MTP usage outside of trauma is inefficient. Outcomes in NT patients were worse than trauma patients, which may be related to the underlying disease processes...
  5. doi request reprint Base deficit as a marker of survival after traumatic injury: consistent across changing patient populations and resuscitation paradigms
    Erica I Hodgman
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:844-51. 2012
    ..Recent data suggest that DCR may also help address early trauma-induced coagulopathy. Finally, base deficit (BD) is a long-recognized and simple early prognostic marker of survival after injury...
  6. pmc Thoracic needle decompression for tension pneumothorax: clinical correlation with catheter length
    Chad G Ball
    The Department of Surgery, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Can J Surg 53:184-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this clinical study was to identify the frequency of NT failure with various catheter lengths...
  7. pmc Occult pneumothoraces in patients with penetrating trauma: Does mechanism matter?
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Can J Surg 53:251-5. 2010
    ..All previous literature describes the epidemiology of OPTX in patients with blunt polytrauma. Our goal was to identify the frequency of OPTXs in patients with penetrating trauma...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of protocolized use of recombinant factor VIIa within a massive transfusion protocol in a civilian level I trauma center
    Bryan C Morse
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 77:1043-9. 2011
    ..For patients transfused more than 30 units of PRBCs, differences in 24-hour and 30-day mortality suggest that rFVIIa converted early deaths from exsanguination to late deaths from multiorgan failure...
  9. doi request reprint Outcome of ligation of the inferior vena cava in the modern era
    Patrick S Sullivan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 199:500-6. 2010
    ..This is a report of inpatient management, outcomes, and long-term follow-up in 25 patients after IVC ligation...
  10. ncbi request reprint The outcome of open pelvic fractures in the modern era
    Christopher J Dente
    Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, 69 Jesse Hill Dr, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 190:830-5. 2005
    ..These injuries are often associated with intra-abdominal visceral damage, although few series have documented the prognostic significance of this injury complex...
  11. ncbi request reprint Temporary intravascular shunts: when are we really using them according to the NTDB?
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Emory School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am Surg 75:605-7. 2009
    ..This provides distal perfusion while surgeons assess/fixate the limb. TIVS are placed relatively uncommonly by a large number of trauma centers with a few hospitals using them much more frequently for penetrating injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint A review of upper extremity fasciotomies in a level I trauma center
    Christopher J Dente
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 70:1088-93. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Suture line failure in intra-abdominal colonic trauma: is there an effect of segmental variations in blood supply on outcome?
    Christopher J Dente
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 59:359-66; discussion 366-8. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint The accuracy of thoracic ultrasound for detection of pneumothorax is not sustained over time: a preliminary study
    Christopher J Dente
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 62:1384-9. 2007
    ..Ultrasound has proven to be very accurate in the diagnosis of pneumothorax in the trauma suite. It is unknown whether this accuracy is maintained over time in patients with a thoracostomy (TT) in place...
  16. doi request reprint A decade's experience with balloon catheter tamponade for the emergency control of hemorrhage
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 70:330-3. 2011
    ..Published literature is limited to small case series. The primary goal was to review a recent experience with balloon catheter use for emergency tamponade in a civilian trauma population...
  17. doi request reprint A caveat to the performance of pericardial ultrasound in patients with penetrating cardiac wounds
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 67:1123-4. 2009
    ..A series of patients with false-negative pericardial ultrasound examinations, who were subsequently diagnosed with cardiac lacerations after presenting with stab wounds, are described...
  18. pmc Three hundred consecutive emergent celiotomies in general surgery patients: influence of advanced diagnostic imaging techniques and procedures on diagnosis
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Ann Surg 235:681-8; discussion 688-9. 2002
    ..To assess the utility of advanced tests performed before surgery on patients who needed emergent abdominal operations, and to assess the outcomes of these patients relative to their diagnoses...
  19. ncbi request reprint Management and short-term patency of lower extremity venous injuries with various repairs
    Neil G Parry
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 186:631-5. 2003
    ..Although several methods of repair of extremity venous injuries have been shown to be efficacious, patency rates have varied significantly from center to center...
  20. doi request reprint Venous air emboli and computed axial tomography power contrast injectors
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg 197:e57-8. 2009
    ..A 47-year-old female presented to our level 1 trauma center following a single vehicle rollover. The computed tomography power injector was not appropriately primed with contrast, resulting in a large venous air embolus...
  21. doi request reprint The nephrotic syndrome: an unusual case of multiple embolic events
    Jean Claude D Schwartz
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Vasc Endovascular Surg 43:207-10. 2009
    ..We believe that this represents the first case report of a patient with nephrotic syndrome, intracardiac thrombus, and evidence of embolization to 3 sites: kidney, arm, and leg...