Lisa M Brown
Affiliation: University of California
- Assessing the quantity of pulmonary edema in critically ill childrenDaniel F McAuley
Regional Intensive Care Unit, Royal Victoria Hospital, Grosvenor Road, Belfast BT12 6BA, N Ireland
Crit Care 14:189. 2010..The present commentary briefly reviews the potential role and limitations of extravascular lung water measurement in critically ill children...
- Measurement of extravascular lung water using the single indicator method in patients: research and potential clinical valueLisa M Brown
Department of Surgery, Univ of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 297:L547-58. 2009..This review critically evaluates the experimental and clinical evidence supporting the potential value of measuring extravascular lung water in patients using the single indicator method...
- Cost-effective treatment of patients with symptomatic cholelithiasis and possible common bile duct stonesLisa M Brown
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Am Coll Surg 212:1049-1060.e1-7. 2011..The purpose of this study was to determine the most cost-effective treatment strategy for patients with symptomatic cholelithiasis and possible CBD stones...
- A normal platelet count may not be enough: the impact of admission platelet count on mortality and transfusion in severely injured trauma patientsLisa M Brown
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
J Trauma 71:S337-42. 2011..The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between admission platelet count and outcomes after trauma...
- A high fresh frozen plasma: packed red blood cell transfusion ratio decreases mortality in all massively transfused trauma patients regardless of admission international normalized ratioLisa M Brown
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0470, USA
J Trauma 71:S358-63. 2011..Therefore, we hypothesized that patients with elevated International Normalized Ratio (INR) on arrival to the hospital may benefit more from transfusion with a high ratio of FFP:PRBC than those with a lower INR...