R H Demling
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Effect of a hypocaloric diet, increased protein intake and resistance training on lean mass gains and fat mass loss in overweight police officersR H Demling
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Ann Nutr Metab 44:21-9. 2000..This significant difference in body composition and strength is likely due to improved nitrogen retention and overall anticatabolic effects caused by the peptide components of the casein hydrolysate...
- The rate of re-epithelialization across meshed skin grafts is increased with exposure to silverRobert H Demling
Department of Surgery, Trauma and Burn Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, PBB B4, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Burns 28:264-6. 2002..The objective in this study was to determine whether exposure to pure silver increases the rate of re-epithelialization across a partial thickness wound. A meshed skin graft, placed on an excised burn wound was used as a healing model...
- Oxandrolone induced lean mass gain during recovery from severe burns is maintained after discontinuation of the anabolic steroidRobert H Demling
Department of Surgery, Trauma and Burn Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Burns 29:793-7. 2003..The body weight and lost lean mass which is regained, is maintained 6 months after stopping the drug...
- Burns: what are the pharmacological treatment options?Robert H Demling
Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, The Burn and Trauma Center, Boston, MA 02120, USA
Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:1895-908. 2008..Since burn injury is so multi-faceted, these advances cross many injury processes, both acute and chronic...
- Nutrition, anabolism, and the wound healing process: an overviewRobert H Demling
Harvard Medical School, Burn and Trauma Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Eplasty 9:e9. 2009..To develop a clear, concise, and up-to-date treatise on the role of anabolism from nutrition in wound healing. Special emphasis was to be placed on the effect of the stress response to wounding and its effect...
- The clinical relevance of defining the mechanism for altered gut permeability in a "two-hit" model of injury and infectionRobert H Demling
Crit Care Med 32:2356-7. 2004
- The incidence and impact of pre-existing protein energy malnutrition on outcome in the elderly burn patient populationRobert H Demling
Burn Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120-1613, USA
J Burn Care Rehabil 26:94-100. 2005..Mortality with PEM was 17% compared with 9% without PEM, a significant increase. We conclude that PEM is a common comorbid factor in the elderly burn population that increases morbidity and mortality...
- The burn edema process: current conceptsRobert H Demling
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Burn and Trauma Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02120-1613, USA
J Burn Care Rehabil 26:207-27. 2005..However, few clinical trials, aimed at decreasing edema, have been performed. With these new insights into the edema process, future prevention and treatment modalities can be developed...
- Fourth-degree burns to the lower extremity with exposed tendon and bone: a ten-year experienceBrian M Parrett
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Burn Care Res 27:34-9. 2006..Fourth-degree lower-extremity burns require multistage reconstructive procedures using multiple levels of the reconstructive ladder but limb salvage is possible in a majority of cases...