David Skarda

Summary

Affiliation: Intermountain Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Response-based therapy for ruptured appendicitis reduces resource utilization
    David E Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1726-9. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A dynamic postoperative protocol provides efficient care for pediatric patients with non-ruptured appendicitis
    David E Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 50:149-52. 2015
  3. doi request reprint Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (EC-CPR) for hypothermic arrest in children: is meaningful survival a reasonable expectation?
    David Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery at Primary Children s Medical Center, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:2239-43. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation promotes survival in children with trauma related respiratory failure
    David Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery at Primary Children s Medical Center, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:711-4. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Response-based therapy for ruptured appendicitis reduces resource utilization
    David E Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 49:1726-9. 2014
    ..We examined the effectiveness of a postoperative ruptured appendicitis protocol that eliminated Pseudomonas coverage and based the duration of IV antibiotic treatment and length of hospital stay on the patient's clinical response...
  2. doi request reprint A dynamic postoperative protocol provides efficient care for pediatric patients with non-ruptured appendicitis
    David E Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, University of Utah, Primary Children s Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT Electronic address
    J Pediatr Surg 50:149-52. 2015
    ..We implemented a criteria-based postoperative protocol designed to eliminate postoperative antibiotics and facilitate timely discharge by utilizing the bedside nurse to evaluate for readiness for discharge...
  3. doi request reprint Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (EC-CPR) for hypothermic arrest in children: is meaningful survival a reasonable expectation?
    David Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery at Primary Children s Medical Center, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 47:2239-43. 2012
    ..We have previously reported the use of EC-CPR for the treatment of hypothermic cardiac arrest with an overall survival of 50%. As we have continued this protocol for an additional 5 years, we sought to update this information...
  4. doi request reprint Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation promotes survival in children with trauma related respiratory failure
    David Skarda
    Division of Pediatric Surgery at Primary Children s Medical Center, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:711-4. 2012
    ..Our outcomes along with the limited number of pediatric trauma patients previously reported in the literature suggest that ECMO may be safely and effectively used to manage respiratory failure in this patient population...