Adil H Haider

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Comparative effectiveness of inhospital trauma resuscitation at a French trauma center and matched patients treated in the United States
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Ann Surg 258:178-83. 2013
  2. doi An evidence-based review: efficacy of safety helmets in the reduction of head injuries in recreational skiers and snowboarders
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1340-7. 2012
  3. pmc Influence of the National Trauma Data Bank on the study of trauma outcomes: is it time to set research best practices to further enhance its impact?
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:756-68. 2012
  4. doi Should the IDC-9 Trauma Mortality Prediction Model become the new paradigm for benchmarking trauma outcomes?
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1695-701. 2012
  5. pmc Association between hospitals caring for a disproportionately high percentage of minority trauma patients and increased mortality: a nationwide analysis of 434 hospitals
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Halsted 610, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Arch Surg 147:63-70. 2012
  6. pmc Association of unconscious race and social class bias with vignette-based clinical assessments by medical students
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Halsted 610, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    JAMA 306:942-51. 2011
  7. doi Mechanism of injury predicts case fatality and functional outcomes in pediatric trauma patients: the case for its use in trauma outcomes studies
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1557-63. 2011
  8. doi Evidence of hormonal basis for improved survival among females with trauma-associated shock: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Trauma 69:537-40. 2010
  9. doi Females have fewer complications and lower mortality following trauma than similarly injured males: a risk adjusted analysis of adults in the National Trauma Data Bank
    Adil H Haider
    Trauma Outcomes Research Group Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surgery 146:308-15. 2009
  10. ncbi Black children experience worse clinical and functional outcomes after traumatic brain injury: an analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, and St Barnabas Hospital Bronx, NY, USA
    J Trauma 62:1259-62; discussion 1262-3. 2007

Detail Information

Publications69

  1. doi Comparative effectiveness of inhospital trauma resuscitation at a French trauma center and matched patients treated in the United States
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Ann Surg 258:178-83. 2013
    ..The objective of this paper is to compare mortality outcomes between patients treated at a trauma center in France and matched patients in the United States...
  2. doi An evidence-based review: efficacy of safety helmets in the reduction of head injuries in recreational skiers and snowboarders
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1340-7. 2012
    ..These data will then be used for potential recommendations regarding helmet use during alpine winter sports...
  3. pmc Influence of the National Trauma Data Bank on the study of trauma outcomes: is it time to set research best practices to further enhance its impact?
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:756-68. 2012
    ..Our objective was to determine if there are substantial variations in the methodology and quality of risk-adjusted analyses and therefore, whether development of best practices for risk-adjusted analyses is warranted...
  4. doi Should the IDC-9 Trauma Mortality Prediction Model become the new paradigm for benchmarking trauma outcomes?
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1695-701. 2012
    ..Trauma Mortality Prediction Model (TMPM-ICD-9), a recently developed contemporary injury assessment model...
  5. pmc Association between hospitals caring for a disproportionately high percentage of minority trauma patients and increased mortality: a nationwide analysis of 434 hospitals
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Halsted 610, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    Arch Surg 147:63-70. 2012
    ..To determine whether there is an increased odds of mortality among trauma patients treated at hospitals with higher proportions of minority patients (ie, black and Hispanic patients combined)...
  6. pmc Association of unconscious race and social class bias with vignette-based clinical assessments by medical students
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Halsted 610, Baltimore, MD 21212, USA
    JAMA 306:942-51. 2011
    ..The presence of unconscious race and social class bias and its association with clinical assessments or decision making among medical students is unknown...
  7. doi Mechanism of injury predicts case fatality and functional outcomes in pediatric trauma patients: the case for its use in trauma outcomes studies
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1557-63. 2011
    ..The objective is to determine the independent effect of MOI on case fatality and functional outcomes in pediatric trauma patients...
  8. doi Evidence of hormonal basis for improved survival among females with trauma-associated shock: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Trauma 69:537-40. 2010
    ..Basic science research suggests that sex hormones affect survival after traumatic shock. This study sought to determine the independent effect of gender on mortality among trauma patients in different hormone-related age groups...
  9. doi Females have fewer complications and lower mortality following trauma than similarly injured males: a risk adjusted analysis of adults in the National Trauma Data Bank
    Adil H Haider
    Trauma Outcomes Research Group Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surgery 146:308-15. 2009
    ..Studies of sexual dimorphism in trauma outcomes suggest that women have a survival advantage compared to equivalently injured men. It is unknown if this gender disparity is mediated by potentially life-threatening complications...
  10. ncbi Black children experience worse clinical and functional outcomes after traumatic brain injury: an analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, and St Barnabas Hospital Bronx, NY, USA
    J Trauma 62:1259-62; discussion 1262-3. 2007
    ..This study aims to identify race-based clinical and functional outcome differences among pediatric TBI patients in a national database...
  11. ncbi Mortality in adolescent girls vs boys following traumatic shock: an analysis of the National Pediatric Trauma Registry
    Adil H Haider
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Blalock 688, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 142:875-80; discussion 879-80. 2007
    ..Female sex imparts a survival benefit after traumatic injury in children...
  12. doi Race and insurance status as risk factors for trauma mortality
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Blalock 688, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 143:945-9. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of race and insurance status on trauma mortality...
  13. doi Mechanism of injury predicts patient mortality and impairment after blunt trauma
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Surg Res 153:138-42. 2009
    ..This study analyzed the independent relationship between MOI and mortality and functional outcomes following blunt trauma among adults...
  14. doi Minority trauma patients tend to cluster at trauma centers with worse-than-expected mortality: can this phenomenon help explain racial disparities in trauma outcomes?
    Adil H Haider
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC
    Ann Surg 258:572-9; discussion 579-81. 2013
    ..To determine whether minority trauma patients are more commonly treated at trauma centers (TCs) with worse observed-to-expected (O/E) survival...
  15. pmc Predictors of sepsis in moderately severely injured patients: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Mehreen Kisat
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:62-8. 2013
    ..However, socio-demographic and clinical characteristics that may predict sepsis in injured patients are not well known. The objective of this study was to identify risk factors that may be associated with post-traumatic sepsis...
  16. pmc Predictors of positive head CT scan and neurosurgical procedures after minor head trauma
    Mehreen Kisat
    Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21212, USA
    J Surg Res 173:31-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to determine patient and injury characteristics that predict a positive head CT scan or need for a neurosurgical procedure (NSP) among patients with blunt head injury and a normal GCS...
  17. doi Racial disparities in motorcycle-related mortality: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Joseph G Crompton
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Surg 200:191-6. 2010
    ..The primary objective of this study was to determine if race is associated with MCC mortality...
  18. ncbi Reliability adjustment: a necessity for trauma center ranking and benchmarking
    Zain G Hashmi
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:166-72. 2013
    ..This study explores the effect of reliability adjustment (RA), a statistical technique developed to eliminate bias introduced by low volume on risk-adjusted trauma center benchmarking...
  19. doi Assessing short- and long-term outcomes among black vs white Medicare patients undergoing resection of colorectal cancer
    Eric B Schneider
    Department of Surgery, Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Blalock 688, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Surg 205:402-8. 2013
    ..We sought to identify differences among black and white Medicare-insured patients with colorectal cancer who underwent resection...
  20. doi Treatment outcomes of injured children at adult level 1 trauma centers: are there benefits from added specialized care?
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Surg 201:445-9. 2011
    ..The authors hypothesized that no mortality difference should exist between children seen at ATC (adult trauma centers) versus ATC with added qualifications in pediatrics (ATC-AQ)...
  21. pmc State-by-state variation in emergency versus elective colon resections: room for improvement
    Augustine C Obirieze
    Outcomes Research Center, Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1286-91. 2013
    ..This study seeks to investigate potential state-by-state variations in the incidence of emergent versus elective colon resections...
  22. doi Insurance status is a potent predictor of outcomes in both blunt and penetrating trauma
    Wendy R Greene
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Surg 199:554-7. 2010
    ..Patients with penetrating injuries are known to have worse outcomes than those with blunt trauma. We hypothesize that within each injury mechanism there should be no outcome difference between insured and uninsured patients...
  23. ncbi Regional variations in cost of trauma care in the United States: who is paying more?
    Augustine C Obirieze
    Department of Surgery, Outcomes Research Center, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:516-22. 2012
    ..This study investigates similar potential regional differences in the cost of adult trauma care using an all-payer, nationally representative sample...
  24. doi Association between helmets and facial injury after a motorcycle collision: an analysis of more than 40 000 patients from the National Trauma Data Bank
    Joseph G Crompton
    Department of Surgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Arch Surg 147:674-6. 2012
    ..40; 95% CI, 0.37-0.43) and a lower prevalence of specific types of facial injury compared with their nonhelmeted counterparts...
  25. pmc Association between helicopter vs ground emergency medical services and survival for adults with major trauma
    Samuel M Galvagno
    Division of Trauma Anesthesiology, Program in Trauma, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, S8B05, 22 South Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    JAMA 307:1602-10. 2012
    ..Because helicopter services are a limited and expensive resource, a methodologically rigorous investigation of its effectiveness compared with ground emergency medical services is warranted...
  26. doi Pedestrians struck by motor vehicles further worsen race- and insurance-based disparities in trauma outcomes: the case for inner-city pedestrian injury prevention programs
    Rubie Sue Maybury
    Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
    Surgery 148:202-8. 2010
    ..Whether insurance status and differential survival contribute to this disparity is unknown...
  27. doi Redefining hypotension in the elderly: normotension is not reassuring
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Howard Hopkins Surgical Outcomes Research Center, Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Arch Surg 146:865-9. 2011
    ..Recent debate concerns the most appropriate definition of hypotension. Some have advocated raising the systolic blood pressure (BP) threshold to 110 mm Hg while others favor 80 mm Hg...
  28. doi Motorcycle helmets associated with lower risk of cervical spine injury: debunking the myth
    Joseph G Crompton
    Department of Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:295-300. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the impact of motorcycle helmets on the likelihood of developing a cervical spine injury after a motorcycle collision...
  29. pmc Racial, ethnic, and insurance status disparities in use of posthospitalization care after trauma
    Brian R Englum
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:699-708. 2011
    ..Disadvantaged populations, like racial or ethnic minorities and the uninsured, make up substantial percentages of trauma patients, but their use of posthospitalization facilities is unknown...
  30. doi Increased risk of pneumonia among ventilated patients with traumatic brain injury: every day counts!
    Xuan Hui
    Department of Surgery, Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Surg Res 184:438-43. 2013
    ..Patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) frequently require mechanical ventilation (MV). The objective of this study was to examine the association between time spent on MV and the development of pneumonia among patients with TBI...
  31. doi Increased complications after appendectomy in patients with cerebral palsy: are special needs patients at risk for disparities in outcomes?
    Nitasha Dhiman
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surgery 154:479-85. 2013
    ..This study aims to classify whether there are relevant disparities in postoperative outcomes in CP versus non-CP patients after open or laparoscopic appendectomy...
  32. doi Hazards of benchmarking complications with the National Trauma Data Bank: numerators in search of denominators
    Shahrzad Kardooni
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 64:273-7; discussion 277-9. 2008
    ..We examined the suitability of the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) as a reference for benchmarking trauma center complication rates...
  33. doi Venous thromboembolism after trauma: when do children become adults?
    Kyle J Van Arendonk
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA Surg 148:1123-30. 2013
    ..While the risk of VTE after trauma is generally lower for children than for adults, the precise age at which the risk of VTE increases is not clear...
  34. doi Counting the lives lost: how many black trauma deaths are attributable to disparities?
    Valerie K Scott
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Surg Res 184:480-7. 2013
    ..The number of black trauma deaths attributable to racial disparities is unknown. The objective of this study was to quantify the excess mortality experienced by black patients given disparities in the risk of mortality...
  35. doi Socioeconomic disparity in inpatient mortality after traumatic injury in adults
    Mays T Ali
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surgery 154:461-7. 2013
    ..Our study aimed to identify whether a relationship exists between SES and inpatient trauma mortality after adjusting for known confounders...
  36. doi Epidemiology and outcomes of non-compressible torso hemorrhage
    Mehreen Kisat
    Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Surg Res 184:414-21. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to apply a military definition of NCTH, which incorporates anatomic and physiological criteria, to a civilian population treated at trauma centers in the US...
  37. doi Global surgical package reimbursement and the acute care surgeon: a threat to optimal care
    Eric B Schneider
    From the Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Trauma 70:583-9. 2011
    ..However, the differential effort required for the care of emergency surgical patients is poorly defined. This study sought to characterize costs and outcomes of elective versus emergent right hemicolectomy...
  38. doi Disparities in trauma care: are fewer diagnostic tests conducted for uninsured patients with pelvic fracture?
    Oluwaseyi B Bolorunduro
    Department of Surgery, Howard Hopkins Center for Outcomes Research, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Am J Surg 205:365-70. 2013
    ..Our objective was to examine differences in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures administered to patients undergoing trauma with pelvic fractures using a national database...
  39. doi Predictors of postdischarge complications: role of in-hospital length of stay
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Am J Surg 205:71-6. 2013
    ..Surgical length of stay (LOS) has been correlated with quality of care, with shorter stays implying better care. The relationship between LOS and postdischarge complications (PDCs) has not been evaluated effectively...
  40. doi Predictors of posttraumatic deep vein thrombosis (DVT): hospital practice versus patient factors-an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB)
    Elliott R Haut
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Trauma 66:994-9; discussion 999-1001. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that admission to trauma centers that use duplex ultrasound more frequently, independently predicts DVT reporting for individual patients, controlling for patient-level risk factors...
  41. doi Prehospital intravenous fluid administration is associated with higher mortality in trauma patients: a National Trauma Data Bank analysis
    Elliott R Haut
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Surg 253:371-7. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that trauma patients who received prehospital IV fluids have higher mortality than trauma patients who did not receive IV fluids in the prehospital setting...
  42. doi Multiple imputation in trauma disparity research
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Surg Res 165:e37-41. 2011
    ..Missing data has remained a major disparity in trauma outcomes research due to missing race and insurance data. Multiple imputation (M.IMP) has been recommended as a solution to deal with this major drawback...
  43. doi Duplex ultrasound screening for deep vein thrombosis in asymptomatic trauma patients: a survey of individual trauma surgeon opinions and current trauma center practices
    Elliott R Haut
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Trauma 70:27-33; discussion 33-4. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that trauma surgeons have varying opinions regarding duplex ultrasound screening for DVT in asymptomatic trauma patients, which result in varying practice patterns...
  44. doi Association between intentional injury and long-term survival after trauma
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD
    Ann Surg 259:985-92. 2014
    ..To determine the risk-adjusted mortality of intentionally injured patients within 7 to 9 years postinjury, compared with unintentionally injured patients...
  45. doi National cost of trauma care by payer status
    Catherine G Velopulos
    Department of Surgery, Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Surg Res 184:444-9. 2013
    ..The present study provides a conservative inpatient national trauma cost estimate and describes the variation in average inpatient trauma cost by payer status...
  46. doi Improved prophylaxis and decreased rates of preventable harm with the use of a mandatory computerized clinical decision support tool for prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism in trauma
    Elliott R Haut
    The Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety Division of Acute Care Surgery, Departmen of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Surg 147:901-7. 2012
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  47. doi Surgeon- and system-based influences on trauma mortality
    Elliott R Haut
    Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Osler Bldg, Room 625, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Arch Surg 144:759-64. 2009
    ....
  48. doi Does relative value unit-based compensation shortchange the acute care surgeon?
    Diane A Schwartz
    From the Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:84-92; discussion 92-4. 2014
    ..It is unknown how well RVU reflects the effort of acute care surgeons. Our objective was to determine if RVUs adequately reflect increased surgeon effort required to treat emergent versus elective patients receiving similar procedures...
  49. doi Motorcycle helmets save lives, but not limbs: a National Trauma Data Bank analysis of functional outcomes after motorcycle crash
    Joseph G Crompton
    Department of Surgery, Division of Acute Care Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Surg Res 158:1-5. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the difference between helmeted and non-helmeted motorcyclists in the odds of developing a functional deficit at discharge in three domains: speech, locomotion, and feeding...
  50. doi Spine immobilization in penetrating trauma: more harm than good?
    Elliott R Haut
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, 625 Osler, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Trauma 68:115-20; discussion 120-1. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that penetrating trauma patients who are spine immobilized before transport have higher mortality than nonimmobilized patients...
  51. doi The impact of insurance status on actuarial survival in hospitalized trauma patients: when do they die?
    Stephanie R Downing
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    J Trauma 70:130-4; discussion 134-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate whether these factors exerted survival impact that could be observed throughout the hospital stay...
  52. doi The occurrence of potential patient safety events among trauma patients: are they random?
    David C Chang
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Ann Surg 247:327-34. 2008
    ..The Patient Safety Indicators (PSIs) from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality are validated measures of quality of care. The pattern of PSIs among adult trauma patients is unknown...
  53. doi Developing best practices to study trauma outcomes in large databases: An evidence-based approach to determine the best mortality risk adjustment model
    Adil H Haider
    From the Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research A H H, Z G H, E R H, E B S, D T E, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Department of Health Policy and Management A H H, E J M, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland and Department of Surgery S N Z, E E C, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, District of Columbia
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:1061-9. 2014
    ..Our objectives were to identify the best possible mortality risk adjustment model (RAM) and to define the minimum number of covariates required to adequately predict trauma mortality in the NTDB...
  54. doi Influencing medical student education via a voluntary shadowing program for trauma and acute care surgery
    D Alex Stroh
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA Surg 148:968-70. 2013
    ..A voluntary overnight shadowing program improves medical students' perceptions of trauma surgery and increases their reported likelihood to apply into a surgical residency. ..
  55. ncbi Determination of national pediatric injury prevention priorities using the Injury Prevention Priority Score
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, New York Medical College Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:976-8. 2004
    ..This study examines its applicability to prioritizing injury mechanisms on a national level and within defined pediatric age groups...
  56. ncbi Injury prevention priority score: a new method for trauma centers to prioritize injury prevention initiatives
    Adil H Haider
    Department of Surgery, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:906-13. 2004
    ..A relatively simple, objective, and quantitative method is needed for prioritizing local injury prevention initiatives based on both injury frequency and severity...
  57. pmc Factors affecting the likelihood of presentation to the emergency department of trauma patients after discharge
    Karim S Ladha
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 58:431-7. 2011
    ....
  58. doi Is minimally invasive colon resection better than traditional approaches?: First comprehensive national examination with propensity score matching
    Yen Yi Juo
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    JAMA Surg 149:177-84. 2014
    ..Minimally invasive colectomies are increasingly popular options for colon resection...
  59. doi Provider versus patient factors impacting hospital length of stay after pancreaticoduodenectomy
    Eric B Schneider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Surgery 154:152-61. 2013
    ..Understanding factors that impact hospital duration of stay may have cost-saving implications. We sought to examine variation in duration of stay after PD occurring at the patient, surgeon, and hospital levels...
  60. doi Beating the weekend trend: increased mortality in older adult traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients admitted on weekends
    Eric B Schneider
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Res 177:295-300. 2012
    ..We sought to determine whether differences in mortality outcomes existed for older adults with substantial head trauma admitted on a weekday versus over the weekend...
  61. pmc Profiling the ethnic characteristics of domestic injuries in children younger than age 5 years
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
    Am Surg 78:426-31. 2012
    ..Therefore, greater attention is needed to provide more effective home safety interventions to children among high-risk ethnic groups...
  62. doi Epidemiologic trend in elderly domestic injury
    Tolulope A Oyetunji
    Department of Surgery, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Surg Res 173:206-11. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the 4-y national trend in elderly domestic injury, and we hypothesize that the home remains a significant source of injury...
  63. doi Causes and trends in traumatic brain injury for United States adolescents
    Anthony O Asemota
    Center for Surgical Trials and Outcomes Research, Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:67-75. 2013
    ..Rates of adolescent TBI-related hospitalizations have decreased overall. Motor vehicle accidents and firearms were identified as leading causes of injury and mortality for adolescent TBI, and represent potential targets for intervention...
  64. doi Disparities in mortality after blunt injury: does insurance type matter?
    Paul Logan Weygandt
    Johns Hopkins Center for Surgery Trials and Outcomes Research, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Surg Res 177:288-94. 2012
    ..Prior studies have generally merged various insurance types into broad groups. The purpose of this study is to determine the association of specific insurance types with mortality after blunt injury...
  65. pmc Predictors of short-term mortality in patients undergoing percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy
    Vinciya Pandian
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Crit Care 27:420.e9-15. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to identify the predictors of short-term mortality in patients undergoing percutaneous dilatational tracheostomy (PDT)...
  66. doi Long-term survival and return on investment after nonneurologic injury: implications for the elderly trauma patient
    Ben L Zarzaur
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Trauma 69:93-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the cost per 2-year survivor stratified by age after moderate- to severe-nonneurologic injury...
  67. doi Hospital-based trauma quality improvement initiatives: first step toward improving trauma outcomes in the developing world
    Zain G Hashmi
    Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:60-8; discussion 68. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effect and long-term sustainability of trauma QI initiatives on in-hospital mortality and complications at a large tertiary hospital in a developing country...
  68. pmc Race and insurance disparities in discharge to rehabilitation for patients with traumatic brain injury
    Anthony O Asemota
    1 Department of Neurology Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Neurotrauma 30:2057-65. 2013
    ..Race and insurance are strong predictors of discharge to rehabilitation among adult TBI survivors in the United States. Efforts are needed to understand and eliminate disparities in access to rehabilitation after TBI...
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    Adil H Haider
    New York Medical College formerly of the Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:660-7. 2002
    ..To assess the usefulness and validity of a brief personality assessment for orthopaedic trauma patients...