Saman Arbabi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Priming interleukin 8 production: role of platelet-activating factor and p38
    S Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arch Surg 134:1348-53. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Epithelial cyclooxygenase-2 expression: a model for pathogenesis of colon cancer
    S Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Surg Res 97:60-4. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker use is associated with improved outcomes in adult trauma patients
    Saman Arbabi
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Trauma 62:56-61; discussion 61-2. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Gene therapy with lipopolysaccharide binding protein for gram-negative pneumonia: respiratory physiology
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 61:598-605; discussion 605-6. 2006
  5. pmc Topical p38 MAPK inhibition reduces bacterial growth in an in vivo burn wound model
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surgery 142:86-93. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Attenuating burn wound inflammatory signaling reduces systemic inflammation and acute lung injury
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Immunol 177:8065-71. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Attenuating burn wound inflammation improves pulmonary function and survival in a burn-pneumonia model
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2139-44. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of prehospital and hospital data in trauma patients
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 56:1029-32. 2004
  9. pmc Intensive insulin therapy is associated with reduced infectious complications in burn patients
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5033, USA
    Surgery 144:629-35; discussion 635-7. 2008
  10. pmc Burn-induced heart failure: lipopolysaccharide binding protein improves burn and endotoxin-induced cardiac contractility deficits
    Andreas D Niederbichler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5033, USA
    J Surg Res 165:128-35. 2011

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Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Priming interleukin 8 production: role of platelet-activating factor and p38
    S Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Arch Surg 134:1348-53. 1999
    ..Platelet-activating factor (PAF) activates p38, an important intracellular signal transduction kinase, and primes human mononuclear cells for the production of interleukin 8 (IL-8), a potent chemoattractant and activator of neutrophils...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epithelial cyclooxygenase-2 expression: a model for pathogenesis of colon cancer
    S Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Surg Res 97:60-4. 2001
    ..We further investigated the transduction cascades mediating COX-2 expression, focusing upon the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways p38 and extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker use is associated with improved outcomes in adult trauma patients
    Saman Arbabi
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Trauma 62:56-61; discussion 61-2. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that beta-blockers are safe in trauma patients, even if they have suffered a significant head injury...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gene therapy with lipopolysaccharide binding protein for gram-negative pneumonia: respiratory physiology
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 61:598-605; discussion 605-6. 2006
    ..We postulate that LBP knockout mice will develop derangements in lung physiology from gram-negative pneumonia and that these changes can be reversed with systemic LBP gene therapy...
  5. pmc Topical p38 MAPK inhibition reduces bacterial growth in an in vivo burn wound model
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surgery 142:86-93. 2007
    ..We now question whether attenuating local inflammation would weaken bacterial wound resistance and compromise host defense...
  6. ncbi request reprint Attenuating burn wound inflammatory signaling reduces systemic inflammation and acute lung injury
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Immunol 177:8065-71. 2006
    ..Attenuating local inflammatory signaling appears effective in reducing SIRS and subsequent systemic complications after burn injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Attenuating burn wound inflammation improves pulmonary function and survival in a burn-pneumonia model
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2139-44. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that this topical intervention would attenuate burn-induced lung injury, improve pulmonary function, protect lungs from bacterial invasion, and reduce mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of prehospital and hospital data in trauma patients
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 56:1029-32. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that ED and Fd physiologic parameters are equally valid predictors of outcomes. In addition, we hypothesized that early field intubation will improve survival compared with later ED intubation...
  9. pmc Intensive insulin therapy is associated with reduced infectious complications in burn patients
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5033, USA
    Surgery 144:629-35; discussion 635-7. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate our experience with intensive insulin therapy in burn-injured ICU patients with regard to mortality, morbidity, and use of hospital resources...
  10. pmc Burn-induced heart failure: lipopolysaccharide binding protein improves burn and endotoxin-induced cardiac contractility deficits
    Andreas D Niederbichler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5033, USA
    J Surg Res 165:128-35. 2011
    ..In this study, we sought to determine the effect of recombinant rat LBP (rLBP) on cardiomyocyte sarcomere function after burn or sham injury in the presence or absence of bacterial endotoxin...
  11. ncbi request reprint Topical p38MAPK inhibition reduces dermal inflammation and epithelial apoptosis in burn wounds
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    Department of Surgery, Burn Center, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0033, USA
    Shock 26:201-9. 2006
    ..Blunting early excessive inflammatory signaling may be an efficient strategy to improve patient outcomes after burn injury...
  12. ncbi request reprint Altered Kupffer cell function in biliary obstruction
    Rebecca M Minter
    Veterans Administration Ann Arbor Healthcare Systems, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, 48109 0331, USA
    Surgery 138:236-45. 2005
    ..Few studies, however, have directly examined KC function. We have sought to define the specific alterations in function and phenotype that occur in the KC after biliary obstruction...
  13. pmc Local wound p38 MAPK inhibition attenuates burn-induced cardiac dysfunction
    Laszlo M Hoesel
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Surgery 146:775-85; discussion 785-6. 2009
    ..Topical inhibition of activated p38 MAPK within burn wounds attenuates the local and systemic inflammatory response. In this study, we investigated the effects of local activated p38 MAPK inhibition on burn-induced cardiac dysfunction...
  14. pmc Topical nanoemulsion therapy reduces bacterial wound infection and inflammation after burn injury
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5033, USA
    Surgery 148:499-509. 2010
    ..In addition to reducing infection, nanoemulsion therapy may modulate dermal inflammatory signaling and thereby lessen inflammation following thermal injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cardiomyocyte function after burn injury and lipopolysaccharide exposure: single-cell contraction analysis and cytokine secretion profile
    Andreas D Niederbichler
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Shock 25:176-83. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that LPS exposure and burn injury independently decrease peak cardiac shortening. These decreases did not directly correlate with the levels of cytokines released in response to each stressor...
  16. doi request reprint National variation in outcomes and costs for splenic injury and the impact of trauma systems: a population-based cohort study
    Christian A Hamlat
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Department of Surgery, University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Surg 255:165-70. 2012
    ..To measure national variation in splenectomy rates, mortality, and costs for hospitalized patients with splenic injury and the impact of state trauma systems on these outcomes...
  17. pmc Detecting the blind spot: complications in the trauma registry and trauma quality improvement
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0033, USA
    Surgery 142:439-48; discussion 448-9. 2007
    ..We sought to apply the NSQIP methodology to collect comorbidity and outcome data for trauma patients. Data were compared to the NTDB to determine the benefit and validity of using the NSQIP methodology for trauma...
  18. ncbi request reprint Beta-blocker use is associated with improved outcomes in adult burn patients
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 56:265-9; discussion 269-71. 2004
    ..However, beta-blockers decrease cardiac output and may decrease oxygen delivery, and theoretically may increase mortality. What is the effect of beta-blockers on healing time and mortality in burn patients?..
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of patient load on trauma outcomes in a Level I trauma center
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Trauma 59:815-8; discussion 819-20. 2005
    ..The goal of the study was to see whether trauma patients admitted during 'high' patient-load periods, at night, or on weekends had worse outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does bronchoalveolar lavage enhance our ability to treat ventilator-associated pneumonia in a trauma-burn intensive care unit?
    Wendy L Wahl
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 54:633-8; discussion 638-9. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that BAL would decrease the number of cases of VAP diagnosed and impact our antibiotic use and ventilator days...
  21. doi request reprint Angioembolization reduces operative intervention for blunt splenic injury
    Benjamin Wei
    Department of Surgery, Henry Ford Health System Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 64:1472-7. 2008
    ..We postulated that splenic AE for BSI would have superior outcomes compared with operation and increase our splenic salvage rate...
  22. ncbi request reprint The cushion effect
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, USA
    J Trauma 54:1090-3. 2003
    ..Human body characteristics such as height and weight may play an important role. We hypothesized that body mass index (BMI) will influence crash injury patterns...
  23. ncbi request reprint Delayed repair for blunt thoracic aortic injury: is it really equivalent to early repair?
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 56:13-23. 2004
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Impact of operative intervention delay on pediatric trauma outcomes
    Giana H Davidson
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:162-7. 2012
    ....
  25. pmc Porphyromonas gingivalis lipopolysaccharide is both agonist and antagonist for p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase activation
    Richard P Darveau
    Department of Periodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98181, USA
    Infect Immun 70:1867-73. 2002
    ..These data also suggest that although LPS is generally considered a bacterial component that alerts the host to infection, LPS from P. gingivalis may selectively modify the host response as a means to facilitate colonization...
  26. doi request reprint Long-term survival of adult trauma patients
    Giana H Davidson
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, and Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 305:1001-7. 2011
    ..To date, there have been few large studies evaluating long-term mortality in trauma patients and identifying predictors that increase risk for death following hospital discharge...
  27. doi request reprint Intensive care unit core measures improve infectious complications in burn patients
    Wendy L Wahl
    Department of Surgery, Trauma Burn Center, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 481099, USA
    J Burn Care Res 31:190-5. 2010
    ....
  28. pmc Mitogen-activated protein kinases in the intensive care unit: prognostic potential
    Matthew R Rosengart
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Ann Surg 237:94-100. 2003
    ..To evaluate the prognostic significance of the activational status of p38, specifically progression to multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS), in a group of severely injured trauma patients...
  29. doi request reprint Beta-blocker exposure in the absence of significant head injuries is associated with reduced mortality in critically ill patients
    Marko Bukur
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 204:697-703. 2012
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to determine the impact of β-blocker exposure on mortality in critically injured trauma patients who did not sustain significant head injuries...
  30. ncbi request reprint The macrophage response to endotoxin requires platelet activating factor
    Eileen M Bulger
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Shock 17:173-9. 2002
    ..Macrophage cytokine production in response to endotoxin is PAF dependent. This effect involves the inhibition of TNF gene transcription and concomitant inhibition of NF-kappaB...
  31. doi request reprint Duration of antibiotic therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia in burn patients
    Wendy L Wahl
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Surgery, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Burn Care Res 30:801-6. 2009
    ..In patients without virulent pathogens, a shorter antibiotic course was well-tolerated without recurrences...
  32. pmc Role of the mTOR pathway in LPS-activated monocytes: influence of hypertonic saline
    Valerie Schaeffer
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Surg Res 171:769-76. 2011
    ..In addition, we studied the effect of hypertonic saline solution (HTS) on the mTOR cascade in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs)...
  33. doi request reprint Compliance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention field triage guidelines in an established trauma system
    Alexis M Gage
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:148-54; discussion 154-6. 2012
    ..Regionalization of trauma care reduces mortality and has clear guidelines for transport to the highest level of trauma care. Whether prehospital providers follow the CDC triage algorithm remains to be determined...
  34. ncbi request reprint Normal D-dimer levels do not exclude thrombotic complications in trauma patients
    Wendy L Wahl
    Department of Surgery, Trauma Burn Center, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0033, USA
    Surgery 134:529-32; discussion 532-3. 2003
    ..These diagnoses can be difficult and expensive to make. Recent studies report that a negative D-dimer test excludes thrombotic complications. We questioned the predictive value of a D-dimer test to exclude DVT and PE...
  35. ncbi request reprint Patient outcomes in academic medical centers: influence of fellowship programs and in-house on-call attending surgeon
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Surg 138:47-51; discussion 51. 2003
    ..We were interested in 2 such policies or characteristics that are commonly implemented in academic centers: an in-house on-call attending physician policy and the existence of postgraduate medical education...
  36. doi request reprint Drotrecogin alfa in patients with burns and soft tissue injury
    Melissa E Brunsvold
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:676-8. 2008
  37. pmc Oxidant alterations in CD16 expression are cytoskeletal induced
    Joseph Cuschieri
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Shock 32:572-7. 2009
    ....
  38. doi request reprint Introduction to propensity scores: A case study on the comparative effectiveness of laparoscopic vs open appendectomy
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 48109 5033, USA
    Arch Surg 145:939-45. 2010
    ..To demonstrate the use of propensity scores to evaluate the comparative effectiveness of laparoscopic and open appendectomy...
  39. ncbi request reprint Improved survival in mice given systemic gene therapy in a gram negative pneumonia model
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0033, USA
    J Trauma 58:1110-8; discussion 1118. 2005
    ..We postulate that systemic LBP gene therapy will reconstitute a protective innate immune response in LBP knockout mice and that overexpression of LBP in wild-type mice may offer a survival advantage...
  40. pmc Extracorporeal life support for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome in adults
    Mark R Hemmila
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Surg 240:595-605; discussion 605-7. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate our experience with ECLS in adult patients with severe ARDS with respect to mortality and morbidity...
  41. doi request reprint Active surveillance cultures of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus as a tool to predict methicillin-resistant S. aureus ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Jeannie D Chan
    Department of Pharmacy, Harborview Medical Center and School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:1437-42. 2012
    ..aureus colonization in predicting the development of methicillin-resistant S. aureus ventilator-associated pneumonia...
  42. pmc An essential role for complement C5a in the pathogenesis of septic cardiac dysfunction
    Andreas D Niederbichler
    Department of Surgery, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Exp Med 203:53-61. 2006
    ..These data suggest that CLP induces C5aR on cardiomyocytes and that in vivo generation of C5a causes C5a-C5aR interaction, causing dysfunction of cardiomyocytes, resulting in compromise of cardiac performance...
  43. ncbi request reprint The actin cytoskeleton: an essential component for enhanced TNFalpha production by adherent monocytes
    Matthew R Rosengart
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Shock 17:109-13. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the actin cytoskeleton is integral in the reprogramming of the monocyte for enhanced cytokine production and in maintaining this "primed" state...
  44. doi request reprint Identifying survivors with traumatic craniocervical dissociation: a retrospective study
    Zara Cooper
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Medical Center, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Surg Res 160:3-8. 2010
    ..Our aim was to identify survivors of CCD based on clinical presentation...
  45. pmc Possibilities and challenges in occupational injury surveillance of day laborers
    Sarah J Lowry
    Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:126-34. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the degree of completeness of work information in the medical records, and to identify day laborers and contingent workers to the extent possible...
  46. ncbi request reprint Decreased juvenile arson and firesetting recidivism after implementation of a multidisciplinary prevention program
    Glen A Franklin
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burn and Emergency Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 53:260-4; discussion 264-6. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the value of this trauma burn center prevention program from a financial, clinical, and recidivism perspective...
  47. ncbi request reprint Mitogen-activated protein kinases
    Saman Arbabi
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:S74-9. 2002
    ..A major challenge is to elucidate the principles by which the network is assembled, so a more tissue- and temporal-specific approach can be used...
  48. doi request reprint The effect of epidural placement in patients after blunt thoracic trauma
    Alexis Gage
    From the Departments of Surgery S A, A G and Pediatrics F R, J W, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington and Department of Surgery G J J, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:39-46. 2014
    ..In studies of trauma patients with rib fractures, conclusions on the benefits derived from epidural analgesia are inconsistent. The purpose of this study was to further evaluate placement and efficacy of epidural analgesia nationwide...
  49. doi request reprint Re-laparotomy for severe intra-abdominal infections
    Katherine Mandell
    Department of Surgery, University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:307-10. 2010
    ..The role of re-laparotomy in the management of intra-abdominal infection remains controversial. Two strategies have been used: Planned re-laparotomy or laparotomy on demand...
  50. doi request reprint Restrictive red blood cell transfusion: not just for the stable intensive care unit patient
    Wendy L Wahl
    Trauma Burn Center, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48190 5539, USA
    Am J Surg 195:803-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that a RBC transfusion guideline would safely decrease our use of RBC transfusions in the ICU and lower the hematocrit at which our trauma and burn patients were transfused, both in the stable and symptomatic patient...
  51. doi request reprint Mean glucose values predict trauma patient mortality
    Wendy L Wahl
    Trauma Burn Center, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Trauma 65:42-7; discussion 47-8. 2008
    ..We postulated targeted therapy to achieve glucose levels <140 mg/dL would reduce infectious complications and mortality in trauma patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  52. ncbi request reprint C5a-blockade improves burn-induced cardiac dysfunction
    Laszlo M Hoesel
    Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Medical School, 1301 Catherine Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Immunol 178:7902-10. 2007
    ..These results suggest a linkage between C5a and burn-induced cardiac dysfunction and a possible contribution of LPS to these events...
  53. ncbi request reprint Advances in burn critical care
    Kyros Ipaktchi
    University of Michigan Burn Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S239-44. 2006
    ..Although immunomodulation therapy is promising, currently most of these treatments are not clinically viable, and further clinical and translational research is warranted...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of hyaluronan from different sources: Streptococcus zooepidemicus, rooster comb, bovine vitreous, and human umbilical cord
    Aviva Shiedlin
    Genzyme Corporation, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Biomacromolecules 5:2122-7. 2004
    ..These results indicate that the source of HA should be considered due to differences in the amounts and types of contaminants that could lead to widely different behaviors in vitro and in vivo...
  55. ncbi request reprint Lipopolysaccharide-binding protein modulates acetaminophen-induced liver injury in mice
    Grace L Su
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Hepatology 41:187-95. 2005
    ..This suggests a novel role for LBP in modulating acetaminophen-induced liver injury. Supplementary material for this article can be found on the HEPATOLOGY website (http://interscience.wiley.com/jpages/O270-9139/suppmat/index.html)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Use of computerized ICU documentation to capture ICU core measures
    Wendy Lynn Wahl
    Trauma Burn Center, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Surgery 140:684-9; discussion 690. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that use of our current computerized ICU flowsheet could provide timely, accurate data on ICU core measures without additional personnel dedicated to data capture...

Research Grants4

  1. Role of Signal Transduction in Burn and Wound Healing
    Saman Arbabi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The candidate will gain knowledge of advanced techniques under the tutlelage of Dr. Stewart C. Wang, while working on the research proposal. The goal is for the candidate to become an independent researcher with his own grants. ..
  2. Controlling the Source of Inflammatory Signaling in a Burn Model
    Saman Arbabi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This promising therapy may have a significant impact in decreasing the morbidity and mortality of these victims. ..
  3. Controlling the Source of Inflammatory Signaling in a Burn Model
    Saman Arbabi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This promising therapy may have a significant impact in decreasing the morbidity and mortality of these victims. ..