J F Bilello
Affiliation: University of California
- Cervical spinal cord injury and the need for cardiovascular interventionJohn F Bilello
Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, University of California San Francisco Fresno Campus, 93702, USA
Arch Surg 138:1127-9. 2003..The level of cervical spinal cord injury (CSCI) can be used to predict the need for a cardiovascular intervention...
- Occult traumatic hemothorax: when can sleeping dogs lie?John F Bilello
Department of Surgery, Trauma Critical Care, University Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco Fresno Campus, 445 S Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93702, USA
Am J Surg 190:841-4. 2005..Size of traumatic occult hemothorax on admission requiring drainage has not been defined. Computed axial tomography (CAT) may guide drainage criteria...
- Prehospital hypotension in blunt trauma: identifying the "crump factor"John F Bilello
Department of Surgery, University of California, Community Regional Medical Center, Fresno, California 93721 1324, USA
J Trauma 70:1038-42. 2011..e., become hypotensive again) in the Emergency Department? The purpose is to determine whether admission BD<-6 discriminates patients at risk for future bouts of unexpected hypotension during evaluation...
- Endovascular repair of blunt aortic injury in a patient with situs inversus and dextrocardiaJohn F Bilello
Department of Surgery, Community Regional Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco Fresno Campus, Fresno, CA 93721 1324, USA
J Vasc Surg 54:857-9. 2011..We are not aware of any report of endovascular repair of blunt aortic injury in a patient with this congenital finding. A brief review of the literature is also included...
- Acute ethanol intoxication and the trauma patient: hemodynamic pitfallsJohn Bilello
Department of Surgery, University of California San Francisco Fresno Campus, Fresno, CA, USA
World J Surg 35:2149-53. 2011..All trauma patients should have BAL drawn upon admission and their resuscitation should be performed with an understanding of the physiologic alterations associated with acute alcohol intoxication...
- Delayed pulmonary hemorrhage 17 years after gunshot wound to the chestJ F Bilello
Department of Surgery, University of California, University Medical Center, Fresno 92702, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 71:2011-3. 2001..A 45-year-old male returned 17 years after a gunshot wound to the chest with intermittent hemoptysis that progressed to frank pulmonary hemorrhage. The complications of retained intrathoracic foreign bodies are briefly reviewed...
- Routine evaluation of the cervical spine in head-injured patients with dynamic fluoroscopy: a reappraisalJ W Davis
Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, UCSF/Fresno, 445 South Cedar Ave, Fresno, CA 93702, USA
J Trauma 50:1044-7. 2001..If dynamic fluoroscopy is to be used, adherence to the protocol, including review of the cervical spine radiographs before fluoroscopy and visualization of the entire cervical spine, C1-T1, is mandatory to ensure patient safety...
- Are automated blood pressure measurements accurate in trauma patients?James W Davis
Department of Surgery, University Medical Center, University of California San Francisco, 445 South Cedar Avenue, Fresno, CA 93702, USA
J Trauma 55:860-3. 2003..We hypothesized that automated BP is less accurate than manual BP in trauma patients. The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of automated BP versus manual BP in trauma patients...