Azra Bihorac

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Affiliation: University of Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury is associated with early cytokine changes after trauma
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1005-13. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Long-term risk of mortality and acute kidney injury during hospitalization after major surgery
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0254, USA
    Ann Surg 249:851-8. 2009
  3. pmc Persistent inflammation and immunosuppression: a common syndrome and new horizon for surgical intensive care
    Lori F Gentile
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1491-501. 2012
  4. pmc Development of a genomic metric that can be rapidly used to predict clinical outcome in severely injured trauma patients
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1175-85. 2013
  5. pmc National surgical quality improvement program underestimates the risk associated with mild and moderate postoperative acute kidney injury
    Azra Bihorac
    1Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 3Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 4Department of Surgery, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL
    Crit Care Med 41:2570-83. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Early blood biomarkers predict organ injury and resource utilization following complex cardiac surgery
    Tad Kim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0286, USA
    J Surg Res 168:168-72. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury is associated with increased long-term mortality after cardiothoracic surgery
    Charles E Hobson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla 32610 0286, USA
    Circulation 119:2444-53. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Persistent inflammation, immunosuppression, and catabolism syndrome after severe blunt trauma
    Erin L Vanzant
    From the Departments of Surgery E L V, R U, R D, A G C, L F G, D C N, A L C, J L, B M, L L M, F A M, P A E, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology C M L, H V B, and Anesthesia T O B, A B, and Institute on Aging C L, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:21-9; discussion 29-30. 2014
  9. pmc Aged mice are unable to mount an effective myeloid response to sepsis
    Dina C Nacionales
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610
    J Immunol 192:612-22. 2014
  10. pmc Incidence, clinical predictors, genomics, and outcome of acute kidney injury among trauma patients
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0286, USA
    Ann Surg 252:158-65. 2010

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Publications23

  1. pmc Acute kidney injury is associated with early cytokine changes after trauma
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1005-13. 2013
    ..We compared serial plasma cytokine levels in patients with posttraumatic AKI to determine whether the early cytokine changes are associated with the occurrence of AKI and NCI...
  2. doi request reprint Long-term risk of mortality and acute kidney injury during hospitalization after major surgery
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0254, USA
    Ann Surg 249:851-8. 2009
    ..To determine the relationship between long-term mortality and acute kidney injury (AKI) during hospitalization after major surgery...
  3. pmc Persistent inflammation and immunosuppression: a common syndrome and new horizon for surgical intensive care
    Lori F Gentile
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1491-501. 2012
    ..Therapy for PICS will involve innovative interventions for immune system rebalance and nutritional support to regain physical function and well-being...
  4. pmc Development of a genomic metric that can be rapidly used to predict clinical outcome in severely injured trauma patients
    Alex G Cuenca
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1175-85. 2013
    ..We report on the development and retrospective validation of a simple genomic composite score that can be rapidly used to predict clinical outcomes...
  5. pmc National surgical quality improvement program underestimates the risk associated with mild and moderate postoperative acute kidney injury
    Azra Bihorac
    1Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 2Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 3Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 4Department of Surgery, North Florida South Georgia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Gainesville, FL
    Crit Care Med 41:2570-83. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Early blood biomarkers predict organ injury and resource utilization following complex cardiac surgery
    Tad Kim
    Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0286, USA
    J Surg Res 168:168-72. 2011
    ..Multiplex cytokine immunoassays allow the evaluation of the early inflammatory response. We examined the relationship between early biomarker appearance (NGAL and multiplex cytokines) and organ injury and resource utilization...
  7. doi request reprint Acute kidney injury is associated with increased long-term mortality after cardiothoracic surgery
    Charles E Hobson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Fla 32610 0286, USA
    Circulation 119:2444-53. 2009
    ..We report the relationship between long-term mortality and AKI with small changes in serum creatinine during hospitalization after various cardiothoracic surgery procedures...
  8. doi request reprint Persistent inflammation, immunosuppression, and catabolism syndrome after severe blunt trauma
    Erin L Vanzant
    From the Departments of Surgery E L V, R U, R D, A G C, L F G, D C N, A L C, J L, B M, L L M, F A M, P A E, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology C M L, H V B, and Anesthesia T O B, A B, and Institute on Aging C L, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:21-9; discussion 29-30. 2014
    ..Our goal was to validate this by determining whether severely injured trauma patients with complicated outcomes have evidence of PICS at the genomic level...
  9. pmc Aged mice are unable to mount an effective myeloid response to sepsis
    Dina C Nacionales
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610
    J Immunol 192:612-22. 2014
    ..Despite their increased myeloid response to sepsis, the increased susceptibility of aged mice to sepsis appears not to be due to an exaggerated inflammatory response, but rather, a failure to mount an effective innate immune response. ..
  10. pmc Incidence, clinical predictors, genomics, and outcome of acute kidney injury among trauma patients
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0286, USA
    Ann Surg 252:158-65. 2010
    ..To determine clinical and genomic characteristics and in-hospital mortality risk associated with acute kidney injury (AKI) in the multicenter prospective cohort of patients with blunt trauma...
  11. pmc The potential influence of common viral infections diagnosed during hospitalization among critically ill patients in the United States
    Makesha Miggins
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    PLoS ONE 6:e18890. 2011
    ..They may serve as biological markers or play an active role in the development of certain adverse complications by interacting with coincident bacterial infection...
  12. pmc The acute immunological response to blood transfusion is influenced by polymicrobial sepsis
    Dina C Nacionales
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Shock 38:598-606. 2012
    ..Thus, it is possible that blood transfusion contributes to the multiple known effects of sepsis on leukocyte populations that have been shown to result in increased morbidity and mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Continuous venovenous hemofiltration with citrate-based replacement fluid: efficacy, safety, and impact on nutrition
    Azra Bihorac
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0224, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 46:908-18. 2005
    ..We used volumes of 72 L/d in patients at high risk for bleeding and investigated the treatment's efficacy, safety, and clinical results, especially with regard to nutrition supplementation...
  14. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall of natriuretic peptides in acute kidney injury: a misunderstood relationship?
    A Ahsan Ejaz
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Rev Cardiovasc Med 8:S32-7. 2007
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  15. ncbi request reprint Exit of catheter lock solutions from double lumen acute haemodialysis catheters--an in vitro study
    Murat Sungur
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0254, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 22:3533-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to quantify the amount of leak during 'lock' procedures and to compare leakage for different double lumen dialysis catheters...
  16. ncbi request reprint Circulating endothelial cells: tea leaves for renal disease
    Mark S Segal
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 283:F11-9. 2002
    ..This review will discuss the endothelium and renal disease, the methods to quantify these circulating endothelial cells, their origins, and their therapeutic potential...
  17. pmc A genomic analysis of Clostridium difficile infections in blunt trauma patients
    Philip Alexander Efron
    Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:334-8. 2013
    ..difficile infection to determine preinfection and postinfection gene expression changes...
  18. doi request reprint Use of machine-learning classifiers to predict requests for preoperative acute pain service consultation
    Patrick J Tighe
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Pain Med 13:1347-57. 2012
    ..The purpose of this project was to determine whether machine-learning classifiers could predict which patients would require a preoperative acute pain service (APS) consultation...
  19. pmc Regional anesthesia as compared with general anesthesia for surgery in geriatric patients with hip fracture: does it decrease morbidity, mortality, and health care costs? Results of a single-centered study
    Linda Le-Wendling
    Department of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Pain Med 13:948-56. 2012
    ..This retrospective cohort review examines the effects of regional anesthesia (from mainly after July 2007) vs general anesthesia (mainly prior to July 2007) on morbidity, mortality and hospitalization costs...
  20. ncbi request reprint Circulating endothelial cells are associated with future vascular events in hemodialysis patients
    Mehmet Koc
    Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Transplantation, Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    Kidney Int 67:1078-83. 2005
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  21. pmc Primary payer status is associated with the use of nerve block placement for ambulatory orthopedic surgery
    Patrick J Tighe
    College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville and College of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 37:254-61. 2012
    ..In addition, we examined the association between type of surgical procedures, patient demographics, and hospital characteristics with the likelihood of receiving a nerve block...
  22. ncbi request reprint RIFLE criteria for acute kidney injury in aortic arch surgery
    George J Arnaoutakis
    Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 134:1554-60; discussion 1560-1. 2007
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Successful thrombolytic therapy for acute kidney injury secondary to thrombosis of suprarenal inferior vena cava filter
    Azra Bihorac
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610 0277, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 28:500-5. 2009
    ..Systemic thrombolytic therapy is a feasible treatment option for acute thrombotic episodes of IVCF, assuming it is diagnosed early and there are no known contraindications...