Erik S Barquist
Affiliation: University of Miami
- Tracheostomy in ventilator dependent trauma patients: a prospective, randomized intention-to-treat studyErik S Barquist
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, 9380 SW 150th Street, Ste 100, Miami, FL 33176, USA
J Trauma 60:91-7. 2006..We hypothesized that earlier tracheostomy would reduce the number of days of mechanical ventilation, frequency of pneumonia and length of intensive care unit (ICU) stay...
- Inter- and intrarater reliability in computed axial tomographic grading of splenic injury: why so many grading scales?Erik S Barquist
DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, Divisions of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Miami, FL 33101, USA
J Trauma 56:334-8. 2004..We assessed the ability of experienced trauma radiologists to differentiate grade III from grade IV splenic injuries...
- Bioavailability of oral fluconazole in critically ill abdominal trauma patients with and without abdominal wall closure: a randomized crossover clinical trialErik S Barquist
DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33176, USA
J Trauma 63:159-63. 2007..We hypothesized that critically ill patients with "open abdomens" would have bioavailability similar to that of matched patients with closed fascial edges...
- Unexpected findings in trauma patients dying in the intensive care unit: results of 153 consecutive autopsiesAdrian W Ong
Department of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, FL, USA
J Am Coll Surg 194:401-6. 2002..Autopsy findings can still provide valuable feedback in Improving the quality of care of critically ill trauma patients...
- Non-ventilatory-based strategies in the management of acute respiratory distress syndromeYoram Klein
DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
J Trauma 57:915-24. 2004
- Prospective randomized control trial of intermittent versus continuous gastric feeds for critically ill trauma patientsJana B A MacLeod
Department of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
J Trauma 63:57-61. 2007..There were two outcome variables: time to reach goal volume and the days on 100% of caloric needs via an enteral route in the first 10 days of the intensive care unit stay. Adverse events were also tallied...