David S Plurad

Summary

Affiliation: Office of Health Assessment and Epidemiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ventilator-associated pneumonia in severe traumatic brain injury: the clinical significance of admission chest computed tomography findings
    David S Plurad
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 91024, USA
    J Surg Res 183:371-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Arginine vasopressin significantly increases the rate of successful organ procurement in potential donors
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 204:856-60; discussion 860-1. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The effect of arginine vasopressin on organ donor procurement and lung function
    Devon S Callahan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California Electronic address
    J Surg Res 186:452-7. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Donor hormone and vasopressor therapy: closing the gap in a transplant organ shortage
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:689-94. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Penetrating cardiac injury and the significance of chest computed tomography findings
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma Acute Care Surgery Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W Carson St, Box 42, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Emerg Radiol 20:279-84. 2013

Collaborators

  • Devon S Callahan
  • Frederic Bongard
  • Scott Bricker
  • Brant Putnam
  • Dennis Kim
  • Angela Neville

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Ventilator-associated pneumonia in severe traumatic brain injury: the clinical significance of admission chest computed tomography findings
    David S Plurad
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 91024, USA
    J Surg Res 183:371-6. 2013
    ..Bilateral dependent consolidation (BDC) can be seen on admission chest computed tomography (CCT) in STBI. We hypothesize that this finding may be associated with VAP...
  2. doi request reprint Arginine vasopressin significantly increases the rate of successful organ procurement in potential donors
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 204:856-60; discussion 860-1. 2012
    ..Arginine vasopressin (AVP) has also been shown to have beneficial effects. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of AVP on recovery rates...
  3. doi request reprint The effect of arginine vasopressin on organ donor procurement and lung function
    Devon S Callahan
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California Electronic address
    J Surg Res 186:452-7. 2014
    ..We hypothesize that AVP is associated with the maintenance of lung function and successful recovery in donors and enhanced lung graft performance in recipients...
  4. ncbi request reprint Donor hormone and vasopressor therapy: closing the gap in a transplant organ shortage
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90509
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:689-94. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of HRT in donors without significant cardiovascular dysfunction and examine outcomes according to vasopressor exposure...
  5. doi request reprint Penetrating cardiac injury and the significance of chest computed tomography findings
    David S Plurad
    Division of Trauma Acute Care Surgery Surgical Critical Care, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W Carson St, Box 42, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Emerg Radiol 20:279-84. 2013
    ..CCT is a potentially useful modality for the evaluation of cardiac injuries in high-risk stable patients. The presence of HPC and/or PPC on CCT after penetrating thoracic trauma is highly indicative of a significant cardiac injury...