G S Rozycki

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Staying the course
    Grace S Rozycki
    Division of Trauma SCC Emergency General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 78:627-34. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A gift: Presidential Address at the 2009 Western Trauma Association for the surgery of trauma
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Suite 302, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 67:1137-43. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt vascular trauma in the extremity: diagnosis, management, and outcome
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Glenn Memorial Building, Room 302, 69 Jesse Hill Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 55:814-24. 2003
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint The diagnosis of intraabdominal visceral injury
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 68:1019-23. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed bedside organ assessment with sonography after trauma (BOAST): a pilot study from the WTA Multicenter Group
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 59:1356-64. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Results with abdominal vascular trauma in the modern era
    T P Davis
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 67:565-70; discussion 570-1. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound in the critical care setting: its use as an extension of the physical examination to detect pleural effusion
    G S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 50:636-42. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound imaging in acute surgical disorders
    G S Rozycki
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Trauma/Surgical Critical Care, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 38:141-212. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and secondary renal failure in critically ill surgical patients
    Lindsey S Sharp
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 188:801-6. 2004

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Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Staying the course
    Grace S Rozycki
    Division of Trauma SCC Emergency General Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 78:627-34. 2012
    ..If safety net hospitals care for their communities and continue in their educational mission, they will thrive in the tradition of service...
  2. doi request reprint A gift: Presidential Address at the 2009 Western Trauma Association for the surgery of trauma
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Suite 302, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 67:1137-43. 2009
    ..This Western Trauma Association Presidential Address is about my mentor program. It outlines some background material on mentorship and the results of an alumni mentee survey...
  3. ncbi request reprint Blunt vascular trauma in the extremity: diagnosis, management, and outcome
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Glenn Memorial Building, Room 302, 69 Jesse Hill Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 55:814-24. 2003
    ..The objectives of this study were to review the diagnosis, management, and outcomes of patients who sustained blunt vascular injuries in the extremities and relate factors in their treatment to the outcome of the injured extremity...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint The diagnosis of intraabdominal visceral injury
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 68:1019-23. 2010
    ..Each has been validated and criticized but eventually had developed its own "niche" in the assessment of the injured patient. Finally, they have all withstood the test of time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed bedside organ assessment with sonography after trauma (BOAST): a pilot study from the WTA Multicenter Group
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 59:1356-64. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Results with abdominal vascular trauma in the modern era
    T P Davis
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 67:565-70; discussion 570-1. 2001
    ..Survival rates for injuries to the external iliac artery and vein increased significantly. The local changes in management should be considered for prospective studies in other urban trauma centers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound in the critical care setting: its use as an extension of the physical examination to detect pleural effusion
    G S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 50:636-42. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: A focused thoracic ultrasound examination reliably detects pleural effusions in critically ill patients, and the results can be used successfully in the decision matrix for patient care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgeon-performed ultrasound imaging in acute surgical disorders
    G S Rozycki
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Trauma/Surgical Critical Care, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Curr Probl Surg 38:141-212. 2001
    ..As surgeons become more facile with ultrasound imaging, it is anticipated that other uses will develop to further enhance its value for the assessment of patients in the acute setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis and secondary renal failure in critically ill surgical patients
    Lindsey S Sharp
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 188:801-6. 2004
    ..Rhabdomyolysis accounts for up to 28% of the causes of posttraumatic acute renal failure requiring dialysis. Clinically significant rhabdomyolysis is poorly characterized biochemically and difficult to diagnose...
  11. 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...
  12. doi request reprint Improvements in early mortality and coagulopathy are sustained better in patients with blunt trauma after institution of a massive transfusion protocol in a civilian level I trauma center
    Christopher J Dente
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Trauma 66:1616-24. 2009
    ....
  13. 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
  14. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of a focused, surgeon-performed ultrasound examination for the detection of occult common femoral vein thrombosis in critically ill patients
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, and Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA30303
    Arch Surg 139:275-80. 2004
    ..A focused, surgeon-performed ultrasound examination of the common femoral veins is an accurate screening tool for the detection of common femoral vein thrombosis in high-risk, critically ill patients...
  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. 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)...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Early predictors of massive transfusion in patients sustaining torso gunshot wounds in a civilian level I trauma center
    Christopher J Dente
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 68:298-304. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that MT protocol (MTP) utilization would improve by identifying markers for MT (>10 units packed red blood cell [PRBC] in 24 hours) in torso gunshot wounds (GSW) requiring early transfusion and operation...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. doi request reprint CD4 count is predictive of outcome in HIV-positive patients undergoing abdominal operations
    JEREMIAH L DENEVE
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Jesse Hill Jr Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 200:694-9; discussion 699-700. 2010
    ..The impact of immune status and surgical outcome in patients with HIV and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) remains unknown...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are resuscitation and operation justified in injured patients with extreme base deficits (less than -20)?
    Lorraine N Tremblay
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 186:597-600; discussion 600-1. 2003
    ..This study assessed the outcome of injured patients in shock with an admission base deficit of -20 or less (approximate pH <7.0) at a level 1 trauma center...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of initial base deficit as a predictor of outcome: mechanism of injury does make a difference
    Lorraine N Tremblay
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 68:689-93; discussion 693-4. 2002
    ..Future studies in patients with penetrating trauma using base deficit as a predictor of outcome should separate patients with gunshot wounds from those with stab wounds or lacerations...
  24. ncbi request reprint Traumatic rupture of the urinary bladder: is the suprapubic tube necessary?
    Neil G Parry
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 54:431-6. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint A multi-institutional study of factors associated with fetal death in injured pregnant patients
    F B Rogers
    Department of Surgery, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Arch Surg 134:1274-7. 1999
    ..Factors associated with fetal death in injured pregnant patients are related to increasing injury severity and abnormal maternal physiologic profile...
  26. ncbi request reprint Skin only or silo closure in the critically ill patient with an open abdomen
    L N Tremblay
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital and Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Butler St. S.E, Suite 304, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Surg 182:670-5. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The morbidity of the open abdomen varies with the particular indication. Gastrointestinal fistulas are the most common acute complication and an abdominal wall hernia, the most common chronic complication...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Emergent right hemicolectomies
    Amy D Wyrzykowski
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, USA
    Am Surg 71:653-6; discussion 656-7. 2005
    ..The most common complications are related to infection. Age and manifestations of shock at the time of admission are strong predictors of mortality...
  29. ncbi request reprint A prospective study for the detection of vascular injury in adult and pediatric patients with cervicothoracic seat belt signs
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 52:618-23; discussion 623-4. 2002
    ..A delayed diagnosis of injury to cervicothoracic vessels from blunt trauma may cause significant adverse sequelae. The association of a cervicothoracic seat belt sign with such an injury is unknown...
  30. ncbi request reprint 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint A profile of female academic surgeons: training, credentials, and academic success
    Amy D Wyrzykowski
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am Surg 72:1153-7; discussion 1158-9. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Hepatic trauma
    D V Feliciano
    Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Scand J Surg 91:72-9. 2002
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint What's new in trauma and critical care
    Grace S Rozycki
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, 69 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Room 302, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:798-805. 2004
  35. doi request reprint Upper extremity amputations after motor vehicle rollovers
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Trauma 67:410-2. 2009
    ..Mangled extremities with associated vascular injuries have an amputation rate exceeding 40%. The primary goal was to describe the care process and outcome of patients requiring an emergent upper extremity amputation after a rollover MVC...
  36. pmc Dramatic innovations in modern surgical subspecialties
    Chad G Ball
    Departments of Trauma, Surgery and Critical Care, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Can J Surg 53:335-41. 2010
    ..Surgeons must continue to pursue innovative thinking, technological advances, improved training and systematic research...
  37. doi request reprint Traumatic urethral injuries: does the digital rectal examination really help us?
    Chad G Ball
    Department of Surgery, Emory University, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Injury 40:984-6. 2009
    ..The secondary goal was to evaluate the interaction of DRE with additional clinical indices of urethral trauma...
  38. 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
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Acetabular and isolated pelvic ring fractures: a comparison of initial assessment and outcome
    Brian M Tibbs
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, and Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am Surg 74:538-41; discussion 541. 2008
    ..This is reflected in their significantly higher mortality and longer hospital and intensive care unit LOS in survivors. Such clinical information is helpful when caring for patients with acetabular vs pelvic ring fractures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Secondary extremity compartment syndrome
    Lorraine N Tremblay
    Department of Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Trauma 53:833-7. 2002
    ..This report describes a set of patients who developed the secondary extremity compartment syndrome (SECS) in uninjured extremities after resuscitation for other injuries...
  41. ncbi request reprint 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
  42. ncbi request reprint National survey of trauma surgeons' use of alcohol screening and brief intervention
    Carol R Schermer
    Department of Surgery, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 817131, USA
    J Trauma 55:849-56. 2003
    ....
  43. 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...
  44. ncbi request reprint Department of surgery, Emory University School Of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Sean R Moore
    Arch Surg 139:359-61. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Risk and benefit of intravenous contrast in trauma patients with an elevated serum creatinine
    Lorraine N Tremblay
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    J Trauma 59:1162-6; discussion 1166-7. 2005
    ..Assess if the benefits outweigh the risks of intravenous (iv) contrast in trauma patients who present with an elevated serum creatinine (Cr)...