Tammy R Kopelman

Summary

Affiliation: Maricopa Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The relationship of plasma glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin A1C levels among nondiabetic trauma patients
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Trauma 64:30-3; discussion 33-4. 2008
  2. doi request reprint The utility of diagnostic laparoscopy in the evaluation of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Am J Surg 196:871-7; discussion 877. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Incidence of blunt cerebrovascular injury in low-risk cervical spine fractures
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Am J Surg 202:684-8; discussion 688-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Use of computed tomography in the initial evaluation of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Nicole E Berardoni
    Department of Radiology, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 202:690-5; discussion 695-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The ability of computed tomography to diagnose placental abruption in the trauma patient
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:236-41. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for blunt cerebrovascular injury in children: do they mimic those seen in adults?
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    J Trauma 71:559-64; discussion 564. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Empiric, broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy with an aggressive de-escalation strategy does not induce gram-negative pathogen resistance in ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Michael L Hibbard
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:427-32. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Can empiric broad-spectrum antibiotics for ventilator-associated pneumonia be narrowed based on Gram's stain results of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 192:812-6. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Alternative dosing of prophylactic enoxaparin in the trauma patient: is more the answer?
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, 2601 E Roosevelt Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 206:911-5; discussion 915-6. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Significant pediatric morbidity and mortality from intracranial ballistic injuries caused by nonpowder gunshot wounds. A case series
    Patrick J O'Neill
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Ariz, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:205-9. 2009

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The relationship of plasma glucose and glycosylated hemoglobin A1C levels among nondiabetic trauma patients
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Trauma 64:30-3; discussion 33-4. 2008
    ..We studied whether this hyperglycemia may actually indicate the presence of occult DM (ODM) as demonstrated by elevated glycosylated hemoglobin A1C (gHbA1C)...
  2. doi request reprint The utility of diagnostic laparoscopy in the evaluation of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Am J Surg 196:871-7; discussion 877. 2008
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  3. doi request reprint Incidence of blunt cerebrovascular injury in low-risk cervical spine fractures
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA
    Am J Surg 202:684-8; discussion 688-9. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of BCVI with CSfx in the absence of high-risk injury patterns...
  4. doi request reprint Use of computed tomography in the initial evaluation of anterior abdominal stab wounds
    Nicole E Berardoni
    Department of Radiology, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 202:690-5; discussion 695-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the ability of computed tomography (CT) to facilitate initial management decisions in patients with anterior abdominal stab wounds...
  5. doi request reprint The ability of computed tomography to diagnose placental abruption in the trauma patient
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Division of Burns, Trauma Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:236-41. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine if abdominopelvic computed tomographic (CT) imaging can assess for placental abruption (PA) when obtained to exclude associated maternal injuries...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for blunt cerebrovascular injury in children: do they mimic those seen in adults?
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona 85008, USA
    J Trauma 71:559-64; discussion 564. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether adult criteria translate to the pediatric population...
  7. doi request reprint Empiric, broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy with an aggressive de-escalation strategy does not induce gram-negative pathogen resistance in ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Michael L Hibbard
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:427-32. 2010
    ..With this practice, however, alterations in antimicrobial resistance remain a concern. Our hypothesis was that this strict regimen does not alter antimicrobial susceptibility of common gram-negative VAP pathogens in our SICU...
  8. ncbi request reprint Can empiric broad-spectrum antibiotics for ventilator-associated pneumonia be narrowed based on Gram's stain results of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Am J Surg 192:812-6. 2006
    ..Our purpose was to assess the value of the GS in diagnosing ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and to determine whether early antibiotic narrowing was feasible...
  9. doi request reprint Alternative dosing of prophylactic enoxaparin in the trauma patient: is more the answer?
    Tammy R Kopelman
    Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, 2601 E Roosevelt Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 206:911-5; discussion 915-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that higher dosing (40 mg twice daily) would improve peak anti-Xa levels and decrease venous thromboembolism...
  10. ncbi request reprint Significant pediatric morbidity and mortality from intracranial ballistic injuries caused by nonpowder gunshot wounds. A case series
    Patrick J O'Neill
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, Ariz, USA
    Pediatr Neurosurg 45:205-9. 2009
    ..We suggest that age warning should be adjusted to 18 years or older for unsupervised use to be considered safe of these potentially lethal weapons...