J A Asensio

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint One hundred five penetrating cardiac injuries: a 2-year prospective evaluation
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, and the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 44:1073-82. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Penetrating thoracoabdominal injuries: ongoing dilemma-which cavity and when?
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, 1200 N State Street, Room 10 750, Los Angeles, California 90033 4525, USA
    World J Surg 26:539-43. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliable variables in the exsanguinated patient which indicate damage control and predict outcome
    J A Asensio
    Trauma Surgery Service A, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, 1200 N State St, Rm 10 750, Los Angeles, CA 90033 4525, USA
    Am J Surg 182:743-51. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Abdominal vascular injuries: injuries to the aorta
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:1395-416, xiii-xiv. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Abdominal vascular injuries: a continuing challenge
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of SurgeryUniversity of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angles, USA
    Ulus Travma Derg 8:189-97. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Penatrating cardiac injuries. Complex injuries and difficult challenges
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 91133 4525, USA
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:1-16. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 185 iliac vessel injuries: risk factors and predictors of outcome
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Los Angeles County, and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1187-93; discussion 1193-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned in the management of thirteen celiac axis injuries
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033 4525, USA
    South Med J 98:462-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic and duodenal injuries. complex and lethal
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    Scand J Surg 91:81-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Approach to the management of complex hepatic injuries
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 48:66-9. 2000

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint One hundred five penetrating cardiac injuries: a 2-year prospective evaluation
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, and the Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 44:1073-82. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Penetrating thoracoabdominal injuries: ongoing dilemma-which cavity and when?
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, 1200 N State Street, Room 10 750, Los Angeles, California 90033 4525, USA
    World J Surg 26:539-43. 2002
    ..Persistent hypotension, indicating that the wrong cavity was accessed, and misleading chest tube output are the leading pitfalls in thoracoabdominal injury management...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliable variables in the exsanguinated patient which indicate damage control and predict outcome
    J A Asensio
    Trauma Surgery Service A, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, 1200 N State St, Rm 10 750, Los Angeles, CA 90033 4525, USA
    Am J Surg 182:743-51. 2001
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Abdominal vascular injuries: injuries to the aorta
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:1395-416, xiii-xiv. 2001
    ..The controversy regarding the use of bioprosthetic materials and the coLlective experience with these injuries as reported in the literature are reviewed. Primary renal artery repair versus nephrectomy also is examined...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abdominal vascular injuries: a continuing challenge
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of SurgeryUniversity of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angles, USA
    Ulus Travma Derg 8:189-97. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Penatrating cardiac injuries. Complex injuries and difficult challenges
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 91133 4525, USA
    Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 9:1-16. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 185 iliac vessel injuries: risk factors and predictors of outcome
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Los Angeles County, and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 138:1187-93; discussion 1193-4. 2003
    ..Iliac vascular injuries incur high mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Lessons learned in the management of thirteen celiac axis injuries
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033 4525, USA
    South Med J 98:462-6. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Pancreatic and duodenal injuries. complex and lethal
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    Scand J Surg 91:81-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Approach to the management of complex hepatic injuries
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 48:66-9. 2000
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the clinical experience with an aggressive approach to the management of these, the most complex of hepatic injuries...
  11. ncbi request reprint Penetrating esophageal injuries: multicenter study of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California School of Medicine, LAC USC, 1200 State Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 50:289-96. 2001
    ..The outcome study is intended to correlate time with death from esophageal causes, overall complications, esophageal related complications, and surgical intensive care unit length of stay...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predicting the need for thoracoscopic evacuation of residual traumatic hemothorax: chest radiograph is insufficient
    G C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    J Trauma 46:65-70. 1999
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the accuracy of CXR in detecting significant residual hemothorax and compare its clinical value to thoracic computed tomography (CT) when used to select patients for thoracoscopic evacuation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Invasive and non-invasive physiological monitoring of blunt trauma patients in the early period after emergency admission
    G C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Int Surg 84:354-60. 1999
    ..Such systems provide information similar to that provided by the invasive thermodilution method, and are easier and safer to use...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is there a limit to massive blood transfusion after severe trauma?
    G C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Medical School and the Los Angeles County USC Medical Center, 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 133:947-52. 1998
    ..To examine the hypothesis that the futility of short-term care for trauma patients requiring emergency operation can be determined based on the number of units of blood transfused and associated risk factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Relative bradycardia in patients with traumatic hypotension
    D Demetriades
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    J Trauma 45:534-9. 1998
    ..Relative bradycardia is defined as a systolic pressure < or = 90 mm Hg and a pulse rate < or = 90 beats per minute...
  16. ncbi request reprint Old age as a criterion for trauma team activation
    D Demetriades
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 51:754-6; discussion 756-7. 2001
    ..Elderly trauma patients have been shown to have a worse prognosis than young patients. Age alone is not a criterion for trauma team activation (TTA). In the present study, we evaluated the role of age > or = 70 years as a criterion for TTA...
  17. ncbi request reprint Routine helical computed tomographic evaluation of the mediastinum in high-risk blunt trauma patients
    D Demetriades
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 133:1084-8. 1998
    ..Routine aortography in the absence of any mediastinal abnormality is not widely practiced. Helical computed tomographic (CT) scan has been successfully used in recent studies in the evaluation of the thoracic aorta...
  18. pmc Endpoints of resuscitation of critically injured patients: normal or supranormal? A prospective randomized trial
    G C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, and the Department of Biostatistics and Outcomes Research, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Ann Surg 232:409-18. 2000
    ..To evaluate the effect of early optimization in the survival of severely injured patients...
  19. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary approach for the management of complex hepatic injuries AAST-OIS grades IV-V: a prospective study
    J A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Scand J Surg 96:214-20. 2007
    ..Complex hepatic injuries grades IV-V are highly lethal. The objective of this study is to assess the multidisciplinary approach for their management and to evaluate if survival could be improved with this approach...
  20. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic patterns of survivors and nonsurvivors during high risk elective surgical operations
    W C Shoemaker
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine, 1200 N State Street, Room 9900, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    World J Surg 23:1264-70; discussion 1270-1. 1999
    ..This suggests that lethal circulatory dysfunctions may begin during the intraoperative period but become more apparent before and after organs fail during later postoperative stages...
  21. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring of patients sustaining severe penetrating thoracic, abdominal and thoracoabdominal injuries for early recognition and therapy of shock
    J A Asensio
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Scand J Surg 95:152-7. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Lung-sparing surgery after penetrating trauma using tractotomy, partial lobectomy, and pneumonorrhaphy
    G C Velmahos
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 134:186-9. 1999
    ..To evaluate the role of lung-sparing surgical techniques in the surgical management of penetrating pulmonary injuries...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multiinstitutional experience with the management of superior mesenteric artery injuries
    J A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90033-4525, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 193:354-65; discussion 365-6. 2001
    ..All of these predictive factors for mortality must be taken into account in the surgical management of these injuries...
  24. ncbi request reprint Superior mesenteric venous injuries: to ligate or to repair remains the question
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Trauma 62:668-75; discussion 675. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Renal vascular injuries
    A Tillou
    Department of Surgery, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:1417-30. 2001
    ..Most importantly, maintaining a high index of suspicion, prompt diagnostic evaluation, and judicious treatment can optimize outcome lowering the significant morbidity and mortality of renal vascular injuries...
  26. ncbi request reprint The role of thyroid hormone administration in potential organ donors
    A Salim
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, USA
    Arch Surg 136:1377-80. 2001
    ..This may result in an increase in the quantity and quality of organs available for transplantation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Shank vessel injuries
    Vincent L Rowe
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 82:91-104, xx. 2002
    ..Incidence of shank vessel injuries, imaging studies required for accurate and expedient diagnosis, determinants influencing the decision for repair or amputation, and details of techniques in surgical intervention are discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Traumatic ureteral injuries: a single institution experience validating the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma-Organ Injury Scale grading scale
    Charles D Best
    Department of Urology and Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
    J Urol 173:1202-5. 2005
    ..We evaluated the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma-Organ Injury Scale (AAST-OIS) for ureteral injuries as a predictor of outcomes for complexity of repair, morbidity, mortality and associated injuries...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Technology of the future applied to the present: Life Support for Trauma and Transport (LSTAT)]
    Patrizio Petrone
    Division of Trauma Surgery and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Cir Esp 78:198-201. 2005
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Femoral vessel injuries: analysis of factors predictive of outcomes
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Los Angeles County and the University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 203:512-20. 2006
    ..Femoral vessel injuries are the most common vascular injuries treated in a Level I trauma center. No studies have identified risk factors for survival and complications...
  31. ncbi request reprint Operative management and outcomes in 103 AAST-OIS grades IV and V complex hepatic injuries: trauma surgeons still need to operate, but angioembolization helps
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 54:647-53; discussion 653-4. 2003
    ..Our objectives were to review experience and identify predictors of outcome and to evaluate the role of angioembolization in decreasing mortality...
  32. ncbi request reprint Image of the month. Cerebral fat embolism
    Demetrios Demetriades
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Los Angeles County University of Southern California Trauma Center, 90033, USA
    Arch Surg 139:1257-8. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Has evolution in awareness of guidelines for institution of damage control improved outcome in the management of the posttraumatic open abdomen?
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Arch Surg 139:209-14; discussion 215. 2004
    ..Awareness of guidelines for damage control can improve patient outcomes after postraumatic open abdomen...
  34. pmc Surgical management of penetrating pulmonary injuries
    Patrizio Petrone
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:8. 2009
    ..The aim of this article is to describe the incidence of the penetrating pulmonary injuries, the ultimate techniques used in its operative management, as well as the diagnosis, complications, and morbidity and mortality...
  35. ncbi request reprint Visceral vascular injuries
    Juan A Asensio
    Trauma Surgery Service A, Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, 90033, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 82:1-20, xix. 2002
    ..Surgical techniques for the management of these injuries and the need for second look operations are also examined...
  36. ncbi request reprint Isolated adrenal gland injury from penetrating trauma
    Juan A Asensio
    Trauma Surgery Service A and Department of Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, 90033 4525, USA
    J Trauma 54:364-5. 2003
  37. ncbi request reprint Cervical pharyngoesophageal and laryngotracheal injuries
    D Demetriades
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California, 1510 San Pablo Street, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    World J Surg 25:1044-8. 2001
    ..Although selected small pharyngeal and laryngotracheal injuries may be managed nonoperatively, all other aerodigestive tract injuries should be managed with early operation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Posterior ischemic optic neuropathy related to profound shock after penetrating thoracoabdominal trauma
    Juan A Asensio
    Department of Surgery, University of Southern California School of Medicine and the Los Angeles County USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033 4525, USA
    South Med J 95:1053-7. 2002
    ..Although the incidence of postoperative visual loss is low (-0.002%), awareness of this entity must be raised within the trauma surgical community...
  39. ncbi request reprint Trauma in pregnancy: assessment and treatment
    P Petrone
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    Scand J Surg 95:4-10. 2006
    ..The obstetrician should be present at all times and be considered a part of the trauma team in the evaluation and treatment of a pregnant trauma patient...
  40. ncbi request reprint Pancreaticoduodenectomy: a rare procedure for the management of complex pancreaticoduodenal injuries
    Juan A Asensio
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 197:937-42. 2003
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Ruptured ovarian cystic teratoma secondary to blunt abdominal trauma: a very unusual case
    Brian J Kimbrell
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and USC Medical Center, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Trauma 63:E27-9. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint Subclavian and axillary vascular injuries
    D Demetriades
    Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care Unit, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 81:1357-73, xiii. 2001
    ..This article describes the anatomy, epidemiology, diagnosis, and surgical exposure of these injuries. Newer diagnostic and therapeutic modalities are discussed also...
  43. ncbi request reprint Klüver-Bucy syndrome as a result of minor head trauma
    Ali Salim
    Department of Surgery, and Los Angeles County University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    South Med J 95:929-31. 2002
    ..Its presence in minor head trauma has not been previously reported. We therefore report what we believe to be the first case of KBS due to mild head trauma and unilateral injury to a temporal lobe...
  44. ncbi request reprint Intrapleural thrombolysis for the management of undrained traumatic hemothorax: a prospective observational study
    Brian J Kimbrell
    Department of Surgery, Los Angeles County and the University of Southern California Medical Center, Keck School of Medicine, USA
    J Trauma 62:1175-8; discussion 1178-9. 2007
    ..The role of intrapleural thrombolysis (IT) for the treatment of an UTH is inadequately explored...
  45. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome after blunt and penetrating carotid artery injuries: analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Matthew J Martin
    Division of Trauma, Los Angeles County Hospital USC Medical Center, CA 90033, USA
    J Trauma 59:860-4. 2005
    ..We analyzed the functional outcome at discharge among a cohort of patients suffering traumatic carotid arterial injury (CAI) and compared them with matched controls...
  46. ncbi request reprint Klüver-Bucy syndrome as a result of minor head trauma
    Juan A Asensio
    South Med J 96:726. 2003