Traci Hedrick

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Constipation and pelvic outlet obstruction
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800709, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA Electronic address
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:863-76. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Model for End-stage Liver Disease (MELD) in predicting postoperative mortality of patients undergoing colorectal surgery
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Am Surg 79:347-52. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Implications of laparoscopy on surgery residency training
    Traci Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800300, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Surg 197:73-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Outbreak of resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections during a quarterly cycling antibiotic regimen
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:139-52. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Differences in early- and late-onset ventilator-associated pneumonia between surgical and trauma patients in a combined surgical or trauma intensive care unit
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Trauma 64:714-20. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Duration of antibiotic therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by non-fermentative gram-negative bacilli
    Traci L Hedrick
    University of Virginia Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 8:589-97. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Single-institutional experience with the surgical infection prevention project in intra-abdominal surgery
    Traci L Hedrick
    Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 8:425-35. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of protocol implementation on incidence of wound infection in colorectal operations
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:432-8. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Can we define the ideal duration of antibiotic therapy?
    Traci L Hedrick
    University of Virginia Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:419-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic leak and the loop ileostomy: friend or foe?
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22901, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1167-76. 2006

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Constipation and pelvic outlet obstruction
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800709, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA Electronic address
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:863-76. 2013
    ..The evaluation, diagnostic, and treatment modalities of both constipation and pelvic outlet with a focus on current advancements and technology are explored in depth. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Model for End-stage Liver Disease (MELD) in predicting postoperative mortality of patients undergoing colorectal surgery
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Am Surg 79:347-52. 2013
    ..The MELD score is an independent predictor of mortality in patients undergoing colorectal procedures. These data can be used to assign risk and assist in clinical decision-making...
  3. doi request reprint Implications of laparoscopy on surgery residency training
    Traci Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800300, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Surg 197:73-5. 2009
    ..With the advent of laparoscopy, many traditional junior-level cases now require advanced laparoscopic skill. We sought to ascertain the implications of laparoscopy on residency training through the use of a large national database...
  4. doi request reprint Outbreak of resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections during a quarterly cycling antibiotic regimen
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:139-52. 2008
    ..Antibiotic cycling or rotation of antimicrobial agent classes has been proposed to combat antimicrobial resistance...
  5. doi request reprint Differences in early- and late-onset ventilator-associated pneumonia between surgical and trauma patients in a combined surgical or trauma intensive care unit
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Trauma 64:714-20. 2008
    ..We sought to compare differences in patient characteristics and outcome between early- and late-onset VAP in trauma and nontrauma surgical patients...
  6. doi request reprint Duration of antibiotic therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia caused by non-fermentative gram-negative bacilli
    Traci L Hedrick
    University of Virginia Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 8:589-97. 2007
    ..We recently examined our institutional experience with VAP caused by NFGNB to determine whether shorter courses of antibiotic therapy were associated with higher rates of recurrence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Single-institutional experience with the surgical infection prevention project in intra-abdominal surgery
    Traci L Hedrick
    Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 8:425-35. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that institutional implementation of a protocol targeting known risk factors would reduce the incidence of SSI associated with intra-abdominal surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of protocol implementation on incidence of wound infection in colorectal operations
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 205:432-8. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that implementation of a multidisciplinary wound management protocol targeting these risk factors would reduce the incidence of SSI...
  9. ncbi request reprint Can we define the ideal duration of antibiotic therapy?
    Traci L Hedrick
    University of Virginia Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:419-32. 2006
    ..We also sought to investigate the difference between a fixed duration of therapy and one based on physiologic measures such as fever and leukocytosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic leak and the loop ileostomy: friend or foe?
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22901, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1167-76. 2006
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the use of proximal diversion and surgical drainage as an alternative to anastomotic resection in the operative management of patients with anastomotic complications...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention of surgical site infections
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 801380, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 4:223-33. 2006
    ..In addition, an overview of the epidemiology, pathophysiology and microbiology of surgical site infections will be provided...
  12. ncbi request reprint Implant-associated infections: an overview
    T L Hedrick
    University of Virginia Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 16:83-99. 2006
    ..We will highlight the recent technological advancements and future prospects. We will also draw attention to the need for further research in this ever growing field...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health-care-associated infections and prevention
    Traci L Hedrick
    Surgical Infectious Disease Laboratory, PO Box 801380, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:1137-52, ix. 2005
    ..The article also discusses the utility of hand hygiene policies...
  14. ncbi request reprint MRI for the diagnosis of blunt abdominal trauma: a case report
    Traci L Hedrick
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, P O Box 801380, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Emerg Radiol 11:309-11. 2005
    ..Without contrast material, the sensitivity of CT in the diagnosis of solid organ injury is diminished. We present a case report and literature review of magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of blunt abdominal trauma...
  15. ncbi request reprint The other fungi: it's not just Candida albicans anymore
    Alison R Saalwachter
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22901, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:143-50. 2006
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