Michael D Pasquale

Summary

Affiliation: Lehigh Valley Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Progressive wound necrosis associated with postoperative thrombocytosis in mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction surgery: report of a case
    Robert X Murphy
    Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
    Eplasty 9:e34. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Extra-anatomic redo of MIDCAB and OPCAB: an early experience
    M C Sinclair
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 3:127-32; discussion 132-3. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial splenectomy
    S Uranues
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Penn State University Clinical Campus, 1240 South Cedar Crest Boulevard, Suite 210, Allentown, PA 18103, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:57-60. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Should axillary artery to coronary artery bypass be part of the cardiac surgeon's armamentarium?
    Ahmad M Tarakji
    Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:65-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for trauma: is there an end (result) in sight?
    Michael D Pasquale
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA
    J Trauma 64:60-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Surprise Me: the 2007 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Presidential Address, June 4, 2007
    Lester Rosen
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:271-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Isolated popliteal vein entrapment by the popliteus muscle: a case report
    Timothy Misselbeck
    Lehigh Valley Hospital, Department of Surgery, Cedar Crest and I 78, PO Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Vasc Med 13:37-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Is there a post-PPH syndrome?
    I Khubchandani
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Tech Coloproctol 13:141-4; discussion 144. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Enteral administration of a synthetic monoacetyldiglyceride improves survival in a murine model of abdominal sepsis
    John J Hong
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 68:62-8. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Surgical and financial implications of genetic counseling and requests for concurrent prophylactic mastectomy
    Robert X Murphy
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:684-7. 2010

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Publications36

  1. pmc Progressive wound necrosis associated with postoperative thrombocytosis in mastectomy and immediate breast reconstruction surgery: report of a case
    Robert X Murphy
    Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
    Eplasty 9:e34. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that an abnormal secondary thrombocytosis at subdermal plexus level caused problematic healing in this patient's mastectomy and abdominal flaps...
  2. ncbi request reprint Extra-anatomic redo of MIDCAB and OPCAB: an early experience
    M C Sinclair
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Heart Surg Forum 3:127-32; discussion 132-3. 2000
    ..Patients' ages ranged from 53 to 85 years. Left ventricular ejection fractions ranged from 15% to 60%...
  3. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic partial splenectomy
    S Uranues
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Penn State University Clinical Campus, 1240 South Cedar Crest Boulevard, Suite 210, Allentown, PA 18103, USA
    Surg Endosc 21:57-60. 2007
    ..The immunologic function of the spleen and its important role in immune defense has led to splenic-preserving surgery. This study aimed to evaluate whether laparoscopic partial splenectomy is safe...
  4. ncbi request reprint Should axillary artery to coronary artery bypass be part of the cardiac surgeon's armamentarium?
    Ahmad M Tarakji
    Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 32:65-8. 2007
    ..The axillary artery has been used as an alternate inflow source for revascularization of the lower extremities for four decades. Since 1997, there have been several reports of axillary artery to coronary artery bypass...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for trauma: is there an end (result) in sight?
    Michael D Pasquale
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA
    J Trauma 64:60-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Surprise Me: the 2007 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) Presidential Address, June 4, 2007
    Lester Rosen
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:271-6. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Isolated popliteal vein entrapment by the popliteus muscle: a case report
    Timothy Misselbeck
    Lehigh Valley Hospital, Department of Surgery, Cedar Crest and I 78, PO Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Vasc Med 13:37-9. 2008
    ..We present a case of a young man who developed isolated popliteal venous entrapment resulting from extrinsic compression by the popliteus muscle soon after initiating an exercise program...
  8. doi request reprint Is there a post-PPH syndrome?
    I Khubchandani
    Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Tech Coloproctol 13:141-4; discussion 144. 2009
    ..This study was performed to assess the prevalence of usage of PPH and the observed postoperative complaints and complications...
  9. ncbi request reprint Enteral administration of a synthetic monoacetyldiglyceride improves survival in a murine model of abdominal sepsis
    John J Hong
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 68:62-8. 2010
    ..We examined effects of MADG administration in setting of cecal ligation and puncture (CLP) and hypothesized that oral (p.o.) administration of MADG would result in alterations of cytokine and chemokine expression after CLP...
  10. doi request reprint Surgical and financial implications of genetic counseling and requests for concurrent prophylactic mastectomy
    Robert X Murphy
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 64:684-7. 2010
    ..Furthermore, a greater proportion of counseled women who underwent reconstruction opted to have bilateral implants. At our institution, younger women tend to choose costlier options...
  11. ncbi request reprint Plastic surgeon compliance with national safety initiatives: clinical outcomes and "never events"
    Robert X Murphy
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 126:653-6. 2010
    ..The authors examined compliance of faculty with venous thromboembolism and surgical-site infection prophylaxis and incidence of adverse outcomes in patients at risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint The risk of carotid endarterectomy in patients with chronic renal insufficiency
    Ahmad Tarakji
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    Curr Surg 63:326-9. 2006
    ..The authors compared results of CEA in the presence and absence of CRI at their institution over a 5-year period...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of surveillance duplex scanning in preventing venous thromboembolism in trauma patients
    Mark D Cipolle
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 52:453-62. 2002
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  14. ncbi request reprint The reliability of digital imaging in the remote assessment of wounds: defining a standard
    Robert X Murphy
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 56:431-6. 2006
    ..Given the ever-expanding demands to provide increasing service with increasingly limited resources, quality care and practice efficiency can be enhanced by telemedicine...
  15. ncbi request reprint "Low-dose" recombinant activated factor VII results in less blood and blood product use in traumatic hemorrhage
    T Daniel Harrison
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 59:150-4. 2005
    ..This study was designed to compare mortality and blood product use in patients who received recombinant activated factor VII (rFVIIa) for traumatic hemorrhage to a matched historic control...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cannulation of the axillary artery for cardiopulmonary bypass: safeguards and pitfalls
    Michael C Sinclair
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:931-4. 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Use of admission Glasgow Coma Score, pupil size, and pupil reactivity to determine outcome for trauma patients
    Jayme D Lieberman
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105, USA
    J Trauma 55:437-42; discussion 442-3. 2003
    ..It was hypothesized that patients presenting with a Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) of 3 as well as fixed and dilated (FD) pupils do not have a reasonable chance of survival...
  18. ncbi request reprint Residency reform: anticipated effects of ACGME guidelines on general surgery and internal medicine residency programs
    Jayme D Lieberman
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105, USA
    Curr Surg 62:231-6. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate opinions of program directors regarding the impact of the changes on residents and residency programs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Quality analysis of bilateral reduction mammaplasty using a state-legislated comparative database and an internal hospital-based system
    Johnny S Chung
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 51:446-9. 2003
    ..Reduction mammaplasty is a high-volume, relatively safe, plastic surgical procedure. There was no relationship between LOS and complications or readmissions...
  20. doi request reprint Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services quality indicators do not correlate with risk-adjusted mortality at trauma centers
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 68:771-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that compliance with CMS quality indicators would correlate with risk-adjusted mortality rates in trauma patients...
  21. doi request reprint Odontoid fractures in the elderly: should we operate?
    Alice M Fagin
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma 68:583-6. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken in an attempt to develop management consensus by examining outcomes in elderly patients with odontoid fractures and comparing OP to a nonoperative (non-OP) approach...
  22. doi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to assess the effect of recombinant human erythropoietin on functional outcomes in anemic, critically ill, trauma subjects: the Long Term Trauma Outcomes Study
    Fred A Luchette
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am J Surg 203:508-16. 2012
    ..Achieving a higher hemoglobin (Hb) level might allow the anemic, critically ill, trauma patient to have an improved outcome during rehabilitation therapy...
  23. doi request reprint Preventability classification in mortality cases: a reliability study
    Michael D Pasquale
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 67:1097-102. 2009
    ..This study was performed to evaluate inter-rater reliability of POPIMS software for mortality classification...
  24. doi request reprint Impact of age and anticoagulation: need for neurosurgical intervention in trauma patients with mild traumatic brain injury
    Margaret M Moore
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:126-30. 2012
    ..We sought to investigate the association of age and the use of anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy with neurologic deterioration and the need for neurosurgical intervention in patients presenting with mild traumatic brain injury...
  25. doi request reprint Preinjury warfarin worsens outcome in elderly patients who fall from standing
    Jerry Lee Howard
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 66:1518-22; discussion 1523-4. 2009
    ..Many of these patients present anticoagulated with warfarin. This two-center study was designed to examine the effects of preinjury warfarin use on outcome in the elderly...
  26. doi request reprint National Trauma Institute prospective evaluation of the ventilator bundle in trauma patients: does it really work?
    Martin A Croce
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:354-60; discussion 360-2. 2013
    ..To provide evidence of its efficacy, the National Trauma Institute organized a prospective multi-institutional trial to evaluate the utility of the VB...
  27. doi request reprint The Trauma Quality Improvement Program: pilot study and initial demonstration of feasibility
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5033, USA
    J Trauma 68:253-62. 2010
    ..This study details the feasibility and acceptance of TQIP among the participating centers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hepatic angioembolization in trauma patients: indications and complications
    Timothy S Misselbeck
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 67:769-73. 2009
    ..This study was performed to review indications, outcomes, and complications of HA/HAE in blunt trauma patients who underwent HAE as adjunct management of hepatic injury...
  29. ncbi request reprint Making the case for a paradigm shift in trauma surgery
    Thomas J Esposito
    Department of Surgery, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL 60153, and Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 202:655-67. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Outcome after decompressive craniectomy for the treatment of severe traumatic brain injury
    Jerry Lee Howard
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 65:380-5; discussion 385-6. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine this practice with particular attention to long-term functional outcome...
  31. ncbi request reprint Family presence during trauma resuscitation: ready for primetime?
    Mae Ann Pasquale
    College of Nursing, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104, USA
    J Trauma 69:1092-9; discussion 1099-100. 2010
    ..The minimal evidence that exists is descriptive or anecdotal...
  32. ncbi request reprint The position of the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma on the future of trauma surgery
    Michael F Rotondo
    Department of Surgery, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA
    J Trauma 59:77-9. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic versus open sigmoid colectomy for diverticulitis
    David M Lawrence
    Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18105 1556, USA
    Am Surg 69:499-503; discussion 503-4. 2003
    ..Laparoscopic sigmoid colectomy compares favorably with open sigmoid colectomy for patients with a diagnosis of diverticulitis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Not so FAST
    M Todd Miller
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest and I 78, P O Box 689, Allentown, PA 18105 1556, USA
    J Trauma 54:52-9; discussion 59-60. 2003
    ..Focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) as a screening tool in the evaluation of blunt abdominal trauma will lead to underdiagnosis of abdominal injuries and may have an impact on treatment and outcome in trauma patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of complex extremity trauma
    Michael D Pasquale
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA, USA
    Bull Am Coll Surg 91:36-8. 2006
  36. ncbi request reprint Nonagenarians and trauma: an increasingly common combination
    Dale Dangleben
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:729-31. 2005