Larry M Gentilello

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose ethanol alters the cardiovascular, metabolic, and respiratory compensation for severe blood loss
    Kathleen H McDonough
    Department of Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans 70112, USA
    J Trauma 53:541-8; discussion 548. 2002
  2. pmc Effect of alcohol on Glasgow Coma Scale in head-injured patients
    Lance Stuke
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Ann Surg 245:651-5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol interventions in trauma centers: the opportunity and the challenge
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:S18-20. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol screening and intervention in trauma centers: confidentiality concerns and legal considerations
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:1250-4; discussion 1254-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Confronting the obstacles to screening and interventions for alcohol problems in trauma centers
    Larry M Gentilello
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:S137-43; discussion S146-66. 2005
  6. pmc Alcohol interventions for trauma patients treated in emergency departments and hospitals: a cost benefit analysis
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care, Parkland Memorial Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, MC 9158, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg 241:541-50. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: American College of Surgeons Committee on trauma requirements for trauma center intervention
    Larry M Gentilello
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Trauma 62:S44-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic consequences of acute injuries: worse survival after discharge
    Shahid Shafi
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas 76051, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:699-703. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Quality of Care Within a Trauma Center Is not Altered by Injury Type
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 68:716-20. 2010
  10. doi request reprint The implications of alcohol intoxication and the Uniform Policy Provision Law on trauma centers; a national trauma data bank analysis of minimally injured patients
    Terence O'Keeffe
    Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Emergency Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Trauma 66:495-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Low-dose ethanol alters the cardiovascular, metabolic, and respiratory compensation for severe blood loss
    Kathleen H McDonough
    Department of Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans 70112, USA
    J Trauma 53:541-8; discussion 548. 2002
    ..Intake of ethanol (EtOH) is known to degrade physiologic response to stress. The purpose of this study was to investigate how acute EtOH exposure changes responses to severe blood loss, shock, and resuscitation...
  2. pmc Effect of alcohol on Glasgow Coma Scale in head-injured patients
    Lance Stuke
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Ann Surg 245:651-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that the presence of blood alcohol has a clinically significant impact on GCS in TBI patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol interventions in trauma centers: the opportunity and the challenge
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:S18-20. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol screening and intervention in trauma centers: confidentiality concerns and legal considerations
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:1250-4; discussion 1254-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Confronting the obstacles to screening and interventions for alcohol problems in trauma centers
    Larry M Gentilello
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:S137-43; discussion S146-66. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Alcohol interventions for trauma patients treated in emergency departments and hospitals: a cost benefit analysis
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care, Parkland Memorial Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, MC 9158, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg 241:541-50. 2005
    ..To determine if brief alcohol interventions in trauma centers reduce health care costs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: American College of Surgeons Committee on trauma requirements for trauma center intervention
    Larry M Gentilello
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Trauma 62:S44-5. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Chronic consequences of acute injuries: worse survival after discharge
    Shahid Shafi
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas 76051, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:699-703. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that survival rates in trauma patients who survive to discharge remain stable afterward...
  9. doi request reprint Quality of Care Within a Trauma Center Is not Altered by Injury Type
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 68:716-20. 2010
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated variations in severity-adjusted mortality between trauma centers. However, it is not clear if outcomes vary by the type of injury being treated...
  10. doi request reprint The implications of alcohol intoxication and the Uniform Policy Provision Law on trauma centers; a national trauma data bank analysis of minimally injured patients
    Terence O'Keeffe
    Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Emergency Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 85724, USA
    J Trauma 66:495-8. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patients injured while under the influence of alcohol require more diagnostic tests, procedures, and hospital admissions, leading to higher hospital charges...
  11. doi request reprint Is there a role for aggressive use of fresh frozen plasma in massive transfusion of civilian trauma patients?
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 196:948-58; discussion 958-60. 2008
    ..Damage control resuscitation (DCR) with early plasma in combat casualties requiring massive transfusion (MT) decreases early deaths from bleeding...
  12. doi request reprint Moving beyond personnel and process: a case for incorporating outcome measures in the trauma center designation process
    Shahid Shafi
    Division of Burn, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Arch Surg 143:115-9; discussion 120. 2008
    ..Similarly designated trauma centers do not achieve similar outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Moving from "optimal resources" to "optimal care" at trauma centers
    Shahid Shafi
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:870-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that improved compliance with trauma-specific clinical processes of care (POC) is associated with reduced in-hospital mortality...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ethnic disparities exist in trauma care
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 63:1138-42. 2007
    ..Ethnic disparities in access to health care have been documented in other diseases, but have not been studied in trauma care. We hypothesized that access to rehabilitation after TBI is influenced by race or ethnicity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hemoglobin drops within minutes of injuries and predicts need for an intervention to stop hemorrhage
    Brandon Bruns
    Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Trauma 63:312-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that Hgb levels measured within minutes of arrival can identify trauma patients who are actively bleeding...
  16. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of death associated with hypotension is not altered by the presence of brain injury in pediatric trauma patients
    Mark A Gunst
    Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Am J Surg 194:741-4; discussion 744-5. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that systemic hypotension increases mortality in pediatric patients with TBI more than it does in pediatric patients with extracranial injuries only...
  17. doi request reprint Massive transfusion in trauma patients: tissue hemoglobin oxygen saturation predicts poor outcome
    Frederick A Moore
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:1010-23. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Could Beta blockade improve outcome after injury by modulating inflammatory profiles?
    Randall S Friese
    Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:1061-8. 2008
    ..In vitro evidence supports that BB modulates the postinjury inflammatory response. The purpose of this study was to examine the effects of BB on inflammatory profiles in injured patients at increased risk for heart disease...
  19. doi request reprint Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services quality indicators do not correlate with risk-adjusted mortality at trauma centers
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 68:771-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that compliance with CMS quality indicators would correlate with risk-adjusted mortality rates in trauma patients...
  20. doi request reprint Health care reform at trauma centers--mortality, complications, and length of stay
    Shahid Shafi
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas 76051, USA
    J Trauma 69:1367-71. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that LOS is not primarily determined by unmodifiable factors, such as age and injury severity, but is primarily dependent on the development of potentially preventable complications...
  21. doi request reprint More operations, more deaths? Relationship between operative intervention rates and risk-adjusted mortality at trauma centers
    Shahid Shafi
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas 76051, USA
    J Trauma 69:70-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that centers with good outcomes undertake critical operative interventions aggressively, thereby avoiding complications and deaths...
  22. doi request reprint Predictors of early versus late timing of pulmonary embolus after traumatic injury
    Scott C Brakenridge
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Am J Surg 201:209-15. 2011
    ..To identify risk factors predictive of pulmonary embolus (PE) timing after a traumatic injury...
  23. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in initial management of trauma patients in a nationwide sample of emergency department visits
    Shahid Shafi
    Division of Burns, Trauma, and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Mail Stop 9158, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Arch Surg 143:1057-61; discussion 1061. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that initial assessment of injured patients in EDs is affected by patient ethnicity...
  24. doi request reprint Trauma quality improvement using risk-adjusted outcomes
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:599-604; discussion 604-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that significant variations in outcomes exist across similar level ACS-verified trauma centers despite availability of similar resources...
  25. doi request reprint Financial triage in transfer of trauma patients: a myth or a reality?
    Jennifer Parks
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Am J Surg 198:e35-8. 2009
    ..It has been alleged that smaller hospitals transfer out uninsured trauma patients (wallet biopsy), putting the financial burden on major trauma centers...
  26. doi request reprint Inequity of rehabilitation services after traumatic injury
    Ram Nirula
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
    J Trauma 66:255-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that a lack of insurance is associated with a reduced likelihood of being transferred to a rehabilitation facility after trauma...
  27. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in long-term functional outcomes after traumatic brain injury
    Kristan L Staudenmayer
    Department of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Trauma 63:1364-9. 2007
    ..The current study was undertaken to determine whether there are specific types of functional deficits that disproportionately affect ethnic minorities after TBI...
  28. doi request reprint Barriers to compliance with evidence-based care in trauma
    Nadine Rayan
    Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas 76051, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:585-92; discussion 592-3. 2012
    ..We have preciously demonstrated that trauma patients receive less than two-thirds of the care recommended by evidence-based medicine. The purpose of this study was to identify patients least likely to receive optimal care...
  29. doi request reprint Racial disparities in long-term functional outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 63:1263-8; discussion 1268-70. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that access to acute rehabilitation and long-term functional outcomes among traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients are influenced by patient race and ethnicity...
  30. doi request reprint Transfusions and long-term functional outcomes in traumatic brain injury
    Matthew A Warner
    Department of Neurology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Neurosurg 113:539-46. 2010
    ..While evidence suggests that transfusions are associated with poor hospital outcomes, no study has examined transfusions and long-term functional outcomes in this population. The preferred transfusion threshold remains controversial...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effects of early use of external pelvic compression on transfusion requirements and mortality in pelvic fractures
    Vafa Ghaemmaghami
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burn, Trauma and Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Mail Stop 9158, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Am J Surg 194:720-3; discussion 723. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that early use of external mechanical compression (EMC) reduces hemorrhage and mortality associated with pelvic fractures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quantity and quality of sleep in the surgical intensive care unit: are our patients sleeping?
    Randall S Friese
    Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 63:1210-4. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the quantity and quality of sleep as well as sleep architecture, as defined by polysomnography (PSG), in patients cared for in the surgical ICU...
  33. ncbi request reprint Long-term fetal outcomes in pregnant trauma patients
    Jason L Sperry
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Mail Stop 9158, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Am J Surg 192:715-21. 2006
    ..Less is known about the delayed effects of trauma on pregnancy outcome once the patient has been discharged from the hospital with a viable fetus...
  34. doi request reprint Significant variations in mortality occur at similarly designated trauma centers
    Shahid Shafi
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Arch Surg 144:64-8. 2009
    ..Mortality rates vary across designated trauma centers (TC), even after controlling for injury severity...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effect of the Uniform Accident and Sickness Policy Provision Law on alcohol screening and intervention in trauma centers
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 59:624-31. 2005
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Trauma operative skills in the era of nonoperative management: the trauma exposure course (TEC)
    Mark Gunst
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma, and Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 67:1091-6. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that a structured skills curriculum using fresh cadavers would improve participants' self-confidence in surgical exposure of human anatomic structures for trauma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Waiting for the patient to "sober up": Effect of alcohol intoxication on glasgow coma scale score of brain injured patients
    Jason L Sperry
    Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 61:1305-11. 2006
    ..Alcohol intoxication may limit the ability of the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) to accurately assess severity of TBI. We hypothesized that alcohol intoxication significantly depresses GCS scores of TBI patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Serum B-type natriuretic peptide: a marker of fluid resuscitation after injury?
    Randall S Friese
    Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 62:1346-50; discussion 1350-1. 2007
    ..However, the use of BNP as a marker of fluid overload during resuscitation from injury has not been previously described...
  39. doi request reprint The use of leukoreduced red blood cell products is associated with fewer infectious complications in trauma patients
    Randall S Friese
    Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 196:56-61. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of prestorage leukoreduction on infectious complications in injured patients...
  40. doi request reprint Protection against head injuries should not be optional: a case for mandatory installation of side-curtain air bags
    Lance E Stuke
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 200:496-9. 2010
    ..More than 9,000 vehicle occupants die each year in side-impact vehicle collisions, primarily from head injuries. The authors hypothesized that side-curtain air bags significantly improve head and neck safety in side-impact crash testing...
  41. pmc Spatial analysis of injury-related deaths in Dallas County using a geographic information system
    Adil Abdalla
    Department of Surgery Abdalla, Gunst, Ghaemmaghami, Barber, Gentilello, Shafi and the Department of Pathology Gruszecki, Urban, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX and the Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, TX Shafi
    Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 25:208-13. 2012
    ..GIS mapping was able to depict high-risk geographic "hot spots" for IRDs. In conclusion, GIS spatial analysis identified geographic clusters of IRDs, which were restricted to only one of 26 cities in the county...
  42. pmc Postinjury employment as a surrogate for functional outcomes: a quality indicator for trauma systems
    Jennifer K Parks
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma, Surgical Critical Care Parks, Gentilello and the Department of Neurology Diaz Arrastia, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas and the Institute for Health Care Research and Improvement, Baylor Health Care System, Dallas, Texas Shafi
    Proc (Bayl Univ Med Cent) 23:355-8. 2010
    ..Once validated in other studies, postinjury employment may be used as an indicator to monitor functional outcomes in trauma registries...
  43. ncbi request reprint Systemic hypotension is a late marker of shock after trauma: a validation study of Advanced Trauma Life Support principles in a large national sample
    Jennifer K Parks
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
    Am J Surg 192:727-31. 2006
    ..Systolic blood pressure is used extensively to triage trauma patients as stable or unstable, contrary to Advanced Trauma Life Support recommendations. We hypothesized that systemic hypotension is a late marker of shock...
  44. ncbi request reprint Abdominal ultrasound is an unreliable modality for the detection of hemoperitoneum in patients with pelvic fracture
    Randall S Friese
    Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 63:97-102. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the sensitivity and specificity of FAST for the detection of hemoperitoneum in patients with pelvic fracture and an increased risk for hemorrhage...
  45. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary artery catheter use is associated with reduced mortality in severely injured patients: a National Trauma Data Bank analysis of 53,312 patients
    Randall S Friese
    Parkland Memorial Hospital, Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1597-601. 2006
    ..To evaluate the association between pulmonary artery catheter (PAC) use and mortality in a large cohort of injured patients. We hypothesized that PAC use is associated with improved survival in critically injured trauma patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint The liver bag: report of a new technique for treating severe, exsanguinating hepatic injuries
    Scott Sattler
    Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Trauma 57:884-6. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Increased fatalities after motorcycle helmet law repeal: is it all because of lack of helmets?
    Terence O'Keeffe
    Division of Burn, Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas 75390 9158, USA
    J Trauma 63:1006-9. 2007
    ..We examined the effect of the repeal of Florida's helmet law in July 2000 to test the hypothesis that the increase in fatalities observed after repeal resulted from an increase in the number of motorcycle riders...
  48. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopy is sufficient to exclude occult diaphragm injury after penetrating abdominal trauma
    Randall S Friese
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burn, Trauma, Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 58:789-92. 2005
    ..We hypothesized that laparoscopy alone is sufficient to exclude diaphragm injury after penetrating thoracoabdominal trauma...
  49. ncbi request reprint Heart rate: is it truly a vital sign?
    Karen J Brasel
    Department of Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 62:812-7. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether admission heart rate is a valid predictor of hemodynamically significant injuries...
  50. ncbi request reprint The risk of reinjury in relation to time since first injury: a retrospective population-based study
    Stewart S Worrell
    Departmens of Epidemiology, Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Trauma 60:379-84. 2006
    ..Trauma victims have been found to be at increased risk for reinjury. Determining the risk factors for reinjury and the temporal pattern of reinjury risk can help with targeting of intervention strategies for preventing trauma recurrence...
  51. ncbi request reprint The effect of computerized tailored brief advice on at-risk drinking in subcritically injured trauma patients
    Tim Neumann
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Charite Campus Mitte, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    J Trauma 61:805-14. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that computer technology can screen and provide an intervention that reduces at-risk drinking (British Medical Association criteria) in injured ED patients...
  52. pmc Nationwide survey of alcohol screening and brief intervention practices at US Level I trauma centers
    Francine Terrell
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 207:630-8. 2008
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and the intensive care unit: it's not just an antiseptic
    Larry M Gentilello
    Crit Care Med 35:627-8. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the abbreviated injury score and the injury severity score in comparison to the Glasgow Coma Scale in predicting outcome after traumatic brain injury
    Brandon P Foreman
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, USA
    J Trauma 62:946-50. 2007
    ..We aimed to analyze the usefulness of the head abbreviated injury score (AIS), the injury severity score (ISS), and the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) as measures of injury severity and predictors of outcome after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the performance of a computerized version of the alcohol use disorders identification test in subcritically injured patients who are admitted to the emergency department
    Tim Neumann
    Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Charite University Medicine, Campus Mitte, Schumannstrasse 20 21, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:1693-701. 2004
    ..An additional purpose of the study was to determine whether computerized screening for alcohol problems is feasible in this setting...
  56. pmc Let's diagnose alcohol problems in the emergency department and successfully intervene
    Larry M Gentilello
    MedGenMed 8:1. 2006
  57. ncbi request reprint Comparison of trauma center patient self-reports and proxy reports on the Alcohol Use Identification Test (AUDIT)
    Dennis M Donovan
    University of Washington Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington School of Medicine Seattle, WA 98105 4631, USA
    J Trauma 56:873-82. 2004
    ..The present study evaluated the level of agreement between trauma patients' self-report and proxy report on the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)...