F A Moore

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Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Treatment of aspiration in intensive care unit patients
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas, Houston Medical School 77030, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:S69-74; discussion S74. 2002
  2. ncbi The next generation in shock resuscitation
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lancet 363:1988-96. 2004
  3. ncbi Migrating motility complexes persist after severe traumatic shock in patients who tolerate enteral nutrition
    F A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77020, USA
    J Trauma 51:1075-82. 2001
  4. ncbi Inflammation and the Host Response to Injury, a large-scale collaborative project: patient-oriented research core--standard operating procedures for clinical care. III. Guidelines for shock resuscitation
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 61:82-9. 2006
  5. ncbi Nitroprusside in resuscitation of major torso trauma
    B A McKinley
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 49:1089-95. 2000
  6. ncbi Tissue hemoglobin O2 saturation during resuscitation of traumatic shock monitored using near infrared spectrometry
    B A McKinley
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 48:637-42. 2000
  7. ncbi Blunt trauma resuscitation: the old can respond
    B A McKinley
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Arch Surg 135:688-93; discussion 694-5. 2000
  8. ncbi Blunt versus penetrating subclavian artery injury: presentation, injury pattern, and outcome
    C S Cox
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School and the Hermann Hospital Hermann Children s Hospital, USA
    J Trauma 46:445-9. 1999
  9. ncbi Inducible nitric oxide synthase mediates gut ischemia/reperfusion-induced ileus only after severe insults
    H T Hassoun
    Trauma Research Center, Department of Surgery, Houston Medical School, University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 97:150-4. 2001
  10. ncbi Differential induction of PPAR-gamma by luminal glutamine and iNOS by luminal arginine in the rodent postischemic small bowel
    N Sato
    Department of Surgery, Houston School of Medicine, University of Texas, 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 290:G616-23. 2006

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Publications75

  1. ncbi Treatment of aspiration in intensive care unit patients
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas, Houston Medical School 77030, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:S69-74; discussion S74. 2002
    ..The primary determinants are the nature of the aspirated material and the host response to it. The purpose of this paper is to present treatment algorithms that should be employed in critically ill patients who experience aspiration...
  2. ncbi The next generation in shock resuscitation
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Lancet 363:1988-96. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi Migrating motility complexes persist after severe traumatic shock in patients who tolerate enteral nutrition
    F A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77020, USA
    J Trauma 51:1075-82. 2001
    ..Our hypothesis was that the presence of "fasting migrating motility complex (MMC)" activity and conversion to a "fed pattern" at goal rate of EN would be present in those patients who tolerate jejunal feeding...
  4. ncbi Inflammation and the Host Response to Injury, a large-scale collaborative project: patient-oriented research core--standard operating procedures for clinical care. III. Guidelines for shock resuscitation
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 61:82-9. 2006
  5. ncbi Nitroprusside in resuscitation of major torso trauma
    B A McKinley
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 49:1089-95. 2000
    ....
  6. ncbi Tissue hemoglobin O2 saturation during resuscitation of traumatic shock monitored using near infrared spectrometry
    B A McKinley
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 48:637-42. 2000
    ..StO2 was also compared with other indices of severity of shock or adequacy of resuscitation, including arterial base deficit, lactate, gastric mucosal P(CO2) (PgCO2), and mixed venous hemoglobin O2 saturation (S(VO2))...
  7. ncbi Blunt trauma resuscitation: the old can respond
    B A McKinley
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Arch Surg 135:688-93; discussion 694-5. 2000
    ..Old and young trauma patients are capable of hyperdynamic response during standardized shock resuscitation...
  8. ncbi Blunt versus penetrating subclavian artery injury: presentation, injury pattern, and outcome
    C S Cox
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School and the Hermann Hospital Hermann Children s Hospital, USA
    J Trauma 46:445-9. 1999
    ..The majority of SCA injuries are secondary to penetrating trauma. The purpose of this report is to examine the injury patterns, diagnostic and therapeutic approaches, and outcome of patients with blunt and penetrating SCA injuries...
  9. ncbi Inducible nitric oxide synthase mediates gut ischemia/reperfusion-induced ileus only after severe insults
    H T Hassoun
    Trauma Research Center, Department of Surgery, Houston Medical School, University of Texas, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 97:150-4. 2001
    ..We conclude that (1) NOS 2 is upregulated in the gut only after more severe ischemic insults, and (2) ileus is mediated, at least in part, by NOS 2 under these conditions...
  10. ncbi Differential induction of PPAR-gamma by luminal glutamine and iNOS by luminal arginine in the rodent postischemic small bowel
    N Sato
    Department of Surgery, Houston School of Medicine, University of Texas, 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 290:G616-23. 2006
    ..The induction of PPAR-gamma by luminal glutamine is a novel protective mechanism, whereas luminal arginine appears harmful to the postischemic gut due to enhanced expression of iNOS...
  11. ncbi Ischemia/reperfusion-induced disruption of rat small intestine transit is reversed by total enteral nutrition
    V B Grossie
    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    Nutrition 17:939-43. 2001
    ..We evaluated the effects of a transient ischemia followed by reperfusion (I/R) and an enteral nutrition support regimen on the motility of the small intestine of the rat...
  12. ncbi Post-injury multiple organ failure: the role of the gut
    H T Hassoun
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas-Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Shock 15:1-10. 2001
    ..Thus, the gut can be both an instigator and a victim of MOF. The purpose of this article is to provide the rationale behind these beliefs and to provide a brief overview of the ongoing research projects in the TRC at UTHMS...
  13. ncbi Computerized decision support for mechanical ventilation of trauma induced ARDS: results of a randomized clinical trial
    B A McKinley
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 50:415-24; discussion 425. 2001
    ..the trauma patient subgroup at this site are reported to answer three questions: Can a computerized protocol be successfully exported to a trauma ICU? Was ventilator management different between study groups? Was patient outcome affected?..
  14. ncbi Inhibition of intestinal transit by resuscitation-induced gut edema is reversed by L-NIL
    S D Moore-Olufemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 129:1-5. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that gut edema increases expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) protein, and that selective iNOS inhibition using L-NIL reverses the delayed intestinal transit associated with gut edema...
  15. ncbi Vacuum-assisted wound closure provides early fascial reapproximation in trauma patients with open abdomens
    G B Garner
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas-Houston Medical School, 6431 Fannin, Suite 4.164, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 182:630-8. 2001
    ..6 VAWC dressing changes were performed. There were 2 wound infections, no eviscerations, and no enteric fistulas. CONCLUSIONS: Use of VAWC can safely achieve early fascial closure in more than 90% of trauma patients with open abdomens...
  16. ncbi Heme oxygenase-1 induction by hemin protects against gut ischemia/reperfusion injury
    B O Attuwaybi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston School of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 118:53-7. 2004
    ..We therefore hypothesized that induction of HO-1 by hemin would lessen damage and improve function after gut I/R...
  17. ncbi Hypertonic saline resuscitation after mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion induces ileal apoptosis
    Ernest A Gonzalez
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 59:1092-8. 2005
    ..In contrast to I/R cell necrosis, apoptosis provides controlled cell death that minimizes inflammation. We therefore hypothesized that HS resuscitation after mesenteric I/R would induce apoptosis and decrease mucosal injury...
  18. ncbi Complications of nonoperative management of high-grade blunt hepatic injuries
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Trauma 59:1066-71. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present study was therefore to define hepatic-related complications and associated treatment modalities in patients undergoing nonoperative management of high-grade blunt hepatic injuries...
  19. ncbi Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma mediates protection against cyclooxygenase-2-induced gut dysfunction in a rodent model of mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion
    Norio Sato
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 24:462-9. 2005
    ..Reversal of gut inflammation, injury, and impaired transit by high-dose NS-398 is associated with PPAR activation, suggesting a potential role for PPAR-gamma in shock-induced gut protection...
  20. ncbi Resuscitation-induced intestinal edema decreases the stiffness and residual stress of the intestine
    Ravi S Radhakrishnan
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas, Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Shock 24:165-70. 2005
    ..Acute intestinal edema leads to a significant loss in stiffness and residual stress and is a plausible explanation for how acute edema impairs intestinal transit...
  21. ncbi Effects of primary and secondary intra-abdominal hypertension on mesenteric lymph flow: implications for the abdominal compartment syndrome
    Stacey D Moore-Olufemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 23:571-5. 2005
    ..Modest elevations in IAP significantly affect mesenteric QL and the development of gut edema. The principle of early abdominal decompression to reduce mesenteric/IVC venous hypertension and capillary pressure is supported by these data...
  22. ncbi Unsafe at any age: a retrospective review of all-terrain vehicle injuries in two level I trauma centers from 1995 to 2003
    Lou M Smith
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
    J Trauma 58:783-8. 2005
    ..In 1984, Cogbill published an article regarding three-wheelers. These are no longer manufactured, but the injury and death rate with four-wheeled ATVs is high and disproportionately affects young riders...
  23. ncbi Immune-enhancing enteral nutrients differentially modulate the early proinflammatory transcription factors mediating gut ischemia/reperfusion
    Norio Sato
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 58:455-61; discussion 461. 2005
    ..We now hypothesize that arginine and glutamine differentially modulate the early proinflammatory transcription factors activated by gut I/R...
  24. ncbi Ischemic preconditioning protects against gut dysfunction and mucosal injury after ischemia/reperfusion injury
    Stacey D Moore-Olufemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Shock 23:258-63. 2005
    ..Our results show that IR-induced gut dysfunction can be improved by IPC. Both phases of IPC can potentially be useful in the clinical setting of surgical patient care...
  25. ncbi Hypertonic saline resuscitation prevents hydrostatically induced intestinal edema and ileus
    Ravi S Radhakrishnan
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1713-8. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that hypertonic saline (7.5%) would reverse these detrimental effects of acute edema...
  26. ncbi Risk factors for hepatic morbidity following nonoperative management: multicenter study
    Rosemary A Kozar
    University of Texas, Houston 77030, USA
    Arch Surg 141:451-8; discussion 458-9. 2006
    ..Early risk factors for hepatic-related morbidity in patients undergoing initial nonoperative management of complex blunt hepatic injuries can be accurately identified...
  27. doi Massive transfusion in trauma patients: tissue hemoglobin oxygen saturation predicts poor outcome
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:1010-23. 2008
    ....
  28. doi Gastric alkalinization after major trauma
    Christine S Cocanour
    Department of Surgery, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Trauma 64:681-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, we hypothesized that trauma patients have an alkaline gastric environment that may be because of bile reflux...
  29. doi Computerized clinical decision support: a technology to implement and validate evidence based guidelines
    Joseph F Sucher
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:520-37. 2008
    ..The resulting logical process is readily computerized, and, when properly implemented, provides a stable platform for systematic review and study of the process and interventions...
  30. doi Evidence-based medical information technology: the next generation
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 63:1195-205. 2007
  31. ncbi Acute lower extremity compartment syndrome (ALECS) screening protocol in critically ill trauma patients
    Roman Kosir
    Department of Surgery, General and Teaching Hospital, Maribor, Slovenia
    J Trauma 63:268-75. 2007
    ..Acute lower extremity compartment syndrome (ALECS) is a devastating complication that often presents silently in critically injured patients; therefore, we developed a protocol to screen high-risk patients...
  32. ncbi Tissue oxygen saturation predicts the development of organ dysfunction during traumatic shock resuscitation
    Stephen M Cohn
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Trauma 62:44-54; discussion 54-5. 2007
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate how well StO2 predicted outcome in high-risk torso trauma patients presenting in shock...
  33. ncbi Early predictors of prolonged mechanical ventilation in major torso trauma patients who require resuscitation
    Steven C Agle
    Department of Surgery, Eastern Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    Am J Surg 192:822-7. 2006
    ..The study purpose was to identify early predictors of prolonged mechanical ventilation in major torso trauma patients...
  34. ncbi A multidisciplinary clinical pathway decreases rib fracture-associated infectious morbidity and mortality in high-risk trauma patients
    S Rob Todd
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, Smith Tower 1661, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 192:806-11. 2006
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the effect of this pathway on infectious morbidity and mortality...
  35. ncbi The impact of diabetes on outcome in traumatically injured patients: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Lillian S Kao
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 5656 Kelley St, Suite 30S 62008, Houston, TX 77026, USA
    Am J Surg 192:710-4. 2006
    ..Studies on stress hyperglycemia in trauma patients have largely ignored diabetes, a potential confounder. The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between diabetes and outcome in trauma patients...
  36. ncbi Secondary abdominal compartment syndrome: a potential threat for all trauma clinicians
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Trauma, Division of Surgery, John Hunter Hospital and University of Newcastle, Locked Bag 1, Hunter Region Mail Centre, Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Injury 38:272-9. 2007
    ..With a reliable, predictive model and new monitoring techniques, trauma clinicians should be able to identify the high-risk patient and attenuate the impact of this syndrome...
  37. ncbi Nutrition support in adult trauma patients
    S Rob Todd
    Acute Care Surgery, The Methodist Hospital Houston Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 6550 Fannin Street, Smith Tower 1661, TX 77030, USA
    Nutr Clin Pract 21:421-9. 2006
    ..Evidence-based recommendations for clinical practice are presented when available...
  38. ncbi Conventional dose hypertonic saline provides optimal gut protection and limits remote organ injury after gut ischemia reperfusion
    Ernest A Gonzalez
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 61:66-73; discussion 73-4. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that a dose dependent effect exists related to increasing tonicity and that the optimal gut protective dose would provide better protection against remote organ injury than large volume isotonic crystalloids...
  39. ncbi Resuscitation-induced gut edema and intestinal dysfunction
    Stacey D Moore-Olufemi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, and The Michael E DeBakey Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77030, USA
    J Trauma 58:264-70. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to create a model of acute hydrostatic gut edema and to evaluate its effect on gut motility and barrier function...
  40. ncbi The immune-enhancing enteral agents arginine and glutamine differentially modulate gut barrier function following mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Departments of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 57:1150-6. 2004
    ..While recent data has shown that glutamine is beneficial, arginine may be harmful. We therefore hypothesized that the immune-enhancing agents, glutamine and arginine, differentially modulate gut barrier function...
  41. ncbi Both primary and secondary abdominal compartment syndrome can be predicted early and are harbingers of multiple organ failure
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Hermann Hospital, University of Texas at Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 54:848-59; discussion 859-61. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the epidemiology of primary and secondary ACS and develop early prediction models in a high-risk cohort who were treated in a similar fashion...
  42. pmc Distal aortic perfusion and cerebrospinal fluid drainage for thoracoabdominal and descending thoracic aortic repair: ten years of organ protection
    Hazim J Safi
    Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, 6410 Fannin Street, Suite 450, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Surg 238:372-80; discussion 380-1. 2003
    ..To report the long-term results of our experience using cerebrospinal fluid drainage and distal aortic perfusion in descending thoracic and thoracoabdominal aortic repair...
  43. ncbi Alpha-melanocyte-stimulating hormone protects against mesenteric ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Heitham T Hassoun
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 282:G1059-68. 2002
    ..We conclude that alpha-MSH significantly limits postischemic injury to the rat small intestine...
  44. ncbi Goal-oriented shock resuscitation for major torso trauma: what are we learning?
    Bruce A McKinley
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 9:292-9. 2003
    ....
  45. ncbi Supranormal trauma resuscitation causes more cases of abdominal compartment syndrome
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Surgery, Intensive Care Unit, Memorial Hermann Hospital, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, USA
    Arch Surg 138:637-42; discussion 642-3. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi Specific intraluminal nutrients alter mucosal blood flow during gut ischemia/reperfusion
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, 77030, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:226-9. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether these specific nutrients are associated with alterations in mucosal perfusion during gut I/R...
  47. ncbi Morbidity from rib fractures increases after age 45
    John B Holcomb
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 196:549-55. 2003
    ....
  48. ncbi The type of sodium-coupled solute modulates small bowel mucosal injury, transport function, and ATP after ischemia/reperfusion injury in rats
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston School of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:810-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine how different sodium-coupled solutes modulate gut function after ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) in a rodent model...
  49. ncbi Secondary abdominal compartment syndrome is an elusive early complication of traumatic shock resuscitation
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Texas at Houston Medical School, 6431 Fannin, Suite 4 264, 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 184:538-43; discussion 543-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe major trauma victims who developed secondary ACS during standardized shock resuscitation...
  50. ncbi Normal versus supranormal oxygen delivery goals in shock resuscitation: the response is the same
    Bruce A McKinley
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 53:825-32. 2002
    ..Our hypothesis was that by decreasing the Do I endpoint, less crystalloid would be administered. We compare resuscitation responses to the protocol with goals of Do I > or = 600 versus 500 in two patient cohorts...
  51. ncbi North American Summit on Aspiration in the Critically Ill Patient: consensus statement
    Stephen A McClave
    Department of Medicine, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Kentucky 40202, USA
    JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 26:S80-5. 2002
    ..Management strategies for treating aspiration pneumonia are based on degree of diagnostic certainty, time of onset, and host factors...
  52. ncbi Hypothermia protects against gut ischemia/reperfusion-induced impaired intestinal transit by inducing heme oxygenase-1
    Bashir O Attuwaybi
    Department of Surgery, Trauma Research Center, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 115:48-55. 2003
    ..HO-1 provides cytoprotection in various models of oxidant stress. We, therefore, tested the hypothesis that IH protects against gut I/R-induced impaired intestinal transit via HO-1 induction...
  53. ncbi Standardized trauma resuscitation: female hearts respond better
    Bruce A McKinley
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 6431 Fannin, MSB 4 266, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Surg 137:578-83; discussion 583-4. 2002
    ..Women respond better to standardized shock resuscitation compared with similarly severely injured men...
  54. ncbi Practice management guidelines for nutritional support of the trauma patient
    David G Jacobs
    Department of Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 57:660-78; discussion 679. 2004
  55. ncbi Regional hypothermia reduces mucosal NF-kappaB and PMN priming via gut lymph during canine mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion
    Heitham T Hassoun
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 115:121-6. 2003
    ....
  56. ncbi Hypertonic saline prevents inflammation, injury, and impaired intestinal transit after gut ischemia/reperfusion by inducing heme oxygenase 1 enzyme
    Bashir Attuwaybi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 56:749-58; discussion 758-9. 2004
    ..We therefore hypothesized that HTS prevents gut inflammation, injury, and impaired transit by inducing HO-1 in a model of gut I/R...
  57. ncbi Preload optimization using "starling curve" generation during shock resuscitation: can it be done?
    Alan B Marr
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 21:300-5. 2004
    ....
  58. ncbi Enteral glutamine but not alanine maintains small bowel barrier function after ischemia/reperfusion injury in rats
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston School of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 21:433-7. 2004
    ..The individual components of enteral diets may differentially modulate intestinal barrier function, which could have important implications when administered to critically injured patients...
  59. ncbi Postinjury enteral tolerance is reliably achieved by a standardized protocol
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Surg Res 104:70-5. 2002
    ....
  60. ncbi Superior mesenteric artery occlusion models shock-induced gut ischemia-reperfusion
    Rosemary A Kozar
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 116:145-50. 2004
    ..The purpose of the current study was to compare SMAO to a standard model of controlled hemorrhage (CH) and uncontrolled hemorrhage (UH)...
  61. ncbi Vacuum-assisted wound closure achieves early fascial closure of open abdomens after severe trauma
    James W Suliburk
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    J Trauma 55:1155-60; discussion 1160-1. 2003
    ..This study reviews the efficacy of vacuum-assisted wound closure (VAWC) to obtain primary fascial closure of open abdomens after severe trauma...
  62. ncbi Patients with impending abdominal compartment syndrome do not respond to early volume loading
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Texas at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Am J Surg 186:602-7; discussion 607-8. 2003
    ..We evaluated our prospective resuscitation database to determine how patients who developed ACS differ from non-ACS patients in response to early volume loading...
  63. ncbi Intraischemic hypothermia differentially modulates oxidative stress proteins during mesenteric ischemia/reperfusion
    Heitham T Hassoun
    Department of Surgery, UT Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Surgery 132:369-76. 2002
    ..We examined the effects of regional intraischemic hypothermia on mesenteric I/R-induced mucosal injury, NF-kappaB activation, and expression of iNOS and HO-1...
  64. doi Microfluidic leukocyte isolation for gene expression analysis in critically ill hospitalized patients
    Aman Russom
    Surgical Services and Center for Engineering in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School and Shriners Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Chem 54:891-900. 2008
    ..Here, we report the clinical validation of a novel microfluidic leukocyte nucleic acid isolation technique for gene expression analysis from critically ill, hospitalized patients that can be readily used on small volumes of blood...
  65. ncbi The practice of venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in the major trauma patient
    Avery B Nathens
    Department of Surgery, Univeristy of Toronto, Canada
    J Trauma 62:557-62; discussion 562-3. 2007
    ..As the effect of delays in the initiation of prophylaxis on VTE rates is unknown, we set out to evaluate the relationship between late initiation of prophylaxis and VTE...
  66. ncbi Fresh frozen plasma should be given earlier to patients requiring massive transfusion
    Ernest A Gonzalez
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 62:112-9. 2007
    ..The hypothesis for this study is that our pre-intensive care unit (ICU) massive transfusion (MT) protocol does not adequately correct coagulopathy, and that early uncorrected coagulopathy is predictive of mortality...
  67. ncbi Hypertonic saline reverses stiffness in a Sprague-Dawley rat model of acute intestinal edema, leading to improved intestinal function
    Ravi S Radhakrishnan
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:538-43. 2007
    ..Furthermore, HS administration will abolish these detrimental effects of edema...
  68. ncbi Measurement of intestinal edema using an impedance analyzer circuit
    Ravi S Radhakrishnan
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Surg Res 138:106-10. 2007
    ..However, there is no simple method to measure intestinal tissue water without biopsy. We sought to develop a tissue impedance analyzer to measure tissue edema, without the need for invasive biopsy...
  69. ncbi Blunt cardiac injuries that require operative intervention: an unsuspected injury
    Alicia Mangram
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas, Houston Medical School, 77020, USA
    J Trauma 54:286-8. 2003
  70. ncbi Intra-abdominal hypertension: not just a surgical critical care curiosity
    Zsolt Balogh
    Crit Care Med 33:447-9. 2005
  71. ncbi Gut dysfunction and intolerance to enteral nutrition in critically ill patients
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Tex, USA
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 8:149-65; discussion 165-70. 2003
  72. ncbi The two-event construct of postinjury multiple organ failure
    Ernest E Moore
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Shock 24:71-4. 2005
  73. ncbi Abdominal compartment syndrome: the cause or effect of postinjury multiple organ failure
    Zsolt Balogh
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Shock 20:483-92. 2003
    ..This review summarizes our findings...
  74. ncbi Ketamine inhibits lipopolysacharide (LPS) induced gastric luminal fluid accumulation
    James W Suliburk
    Department of General Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas 77026, USA
    J Surg Res 127:203-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if the anti-inflammatory properties of ketamine improve impaired gastric emptying and gastrointestinal transit because of LPS...
  75. doi Effects of poloxamer 188 on human PMN cells
    Matthew T Harting
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Surgery 144:198-203. 2008
    ..We studied human PMN oxidative burst and adhesion molecule expression when exposed to P188...