Tina L Palmieri

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prospective comparison of packed red blood cell-to-fresh frozen plasma transfusion ratio of 4: 1 versus 1: 1 during acute massive burn excision
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California and the University of California Davis Medical Center, Davis, California, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:76-83. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Benefits of early tracheostomy in severely burned children
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:922-4. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The inventors of the Swan-Ganz catheter: H. J. C. Swan and William Ganz
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California and Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Curr Surg 60:351-2. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Initial management of acute pediatric hand burns
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, University of California Davis, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Hand Clin 25:461-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint What's new in critical care of the burn-injured patient?
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 36:607-15. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of heater-related burn injury during a power crisis
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California Burn Center, Department of Surgery, University of California at Davis Regional Burn Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 137:1106-8. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment of pediatric patients with burns: a practical guide
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 3:529-34. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Long-term functional outcomes in the elderly after burn injury
    Tina L Palmieri
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Regional Burn Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Burn Care Res 33:497-503. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Pediatric soup scald burn injury: etiology and prevention
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, The University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:114-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Burn injury caused by motor vehicle use and repair
    Michael Shay O'Mara
    Department of Burns Surgery, Shriners Hospital for Children of Northern California, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:901-4. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Prospective comparison of packed red blood cell-to-fresh frozen plasma transfusion ratio of 4: 1 versus 1: 1 during acute massive burn excision
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California and the University of California Davis Medical Center, Davis, California, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:76-83. 2013
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  2. ncbi request reprint Benefits of early tracheostomy in severely burned children
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Crit Care Med 30:922-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the safety and efficacy of early tracheostomy in severely burned children...
  3. ncbi request reprint The inventors of the Swan-Ganz catheter: H. J. C. Swan and William Ganz
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California and Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Curr Surg 60:351-2. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Initial management of acute pediatric hand burns
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, University of California Davis, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Hand Clin 25:461-7. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint What's new in critical care of the burn-injured patient?
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Clin Plast Surg 36:607-15. 2009
    ..Future advances in the critical care of burns will require multicenter prospective trials at dedicated burn centers to define the optimal therapy for the patient who has burn injury...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased incidence of heater-related burn injury during a power crisis
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California Burn Center, Department of Surgery, University of California at Davis Regional Burn Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Surg 137:1106-8. 2002
    ..Our hypothesis is that the incidence of heater-related injuries increased owing to the use of alternative heating methods during the power crisis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Topical treatment of pediatric patients with burns: a practical guide
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 3:529-34. 2002
    ..A wide variety of agents are available for treatment of burn wounds, including ointments, creams, biological and nonbiological dressings. Topical antimicrobials of choice include bacitracin, neomycin, silver sulfadiazine and mafenide...
  8. doi request reprint Long-term functional outcomes in the elderly after burn injury
    Tina L Palmieri
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Regional Burn Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Burn Care Res 33:497-503. 2012
    ..These data suggest that issues that may influence disposition status of elderly burn patients should be optimized prior to discharge to mitigate adverse outcomes associated with SNF placement...
  9. doi request reprint Pediatric soup scald burn injury: etiology and prevention
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, The University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:114-8. 2008
    ..Prevention of these types of injuries will require a two-pronged approach: educating families with multiple children and changing the soup packaging...
  10. ncbi request reprint Burn injury caused by motor vehicle use and repair
    Michael Shay O'Mara
    Department of Burns Surgery, Shriners Hospital for Children of Northern California, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:901-4. 2006
    ..The most common burn injuries are from radiators and carburetors. Simple prevention should be adequate to avoid these injuries. Current efforts appear to have made minimal headway...
  11. doi request reprint Inhalation injury in children: a 10 year experience at Shriners Hospitals for Children
    Tina L Palmieri
    Department of Burn Surgery, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 30:206-8. 2009
    ..Further studies are required to standardize diagnostic criteria for inhalation injury and to optimize the treatment of children with inhalation injury...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term posttraumatic stress symptoms vary inversely with early opiate dosing in children recovering from serious burns: effects durable at 4 years
    Robert L Sheridan
    From the Shriners Hospitals for Children R L S, F J S, M I H, R G T Massachusetts General Hospital R L S, F J S, A L, R G T and Center for the Assessment of Pharmaceutical Practices CAPP L E K, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Shriners Hospitals for Children D N H, W J M, M N, Galveston, Texas Shriners Hospitals for Children R J K, T K S, Cincinnati, Ohio Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California T L P, G C, Sacramento, California
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:828-32. 2014
    ..However, the long-term impact of early pain control strategies on posttraumatic stress symptoms in children recovering from serious burn injuries has not been examined...
  13. ncbi request reprint American Burn Association consensus conference to define sepsis and infection in burns
    David G Greenhalgh
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis and Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:776-90. 2007
    ..Standardized definitions will improve the capability of performing more meaningful multicenter trials among burn centers...
  14. ncbi request reprint The respiratory quotient has little value in evaluating the state of feeding in burn patients
    Rungsinee A Liusuwan Manotok
    Department of Nutrition, Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:655-9. 2008
    ..The RQ, used in isolation, is a poor method to assess over or underfeeding. Future prospective studies are needed to determine the optimal methodology for the assessment of nutritional needs in children with burn injury...
  15. doi request reprint Estimating severity of burn in children: Pediatric Risk of Mortality (PRISM) score versus Abbreviated Burn Severity Index (ABSI)
    Allison E Berndtson
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, United States
    Burns 39:1048-53. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the PRISM score is more accurate in predicting mortality and hospital length of stay than the ABSI in children with severe burns...
  16. doi request reprint A ten-year review of lower extremity burns in diabetics: small burns that lead to major problems
    Alura Barsun
    Department of Surgery, Firefighters Regional Burn Center, University of California, Davis, USA
    J Burn Care Res 34:255-60. 2013
    ..Once a burn occurs, morbidity and cost to the patient and society are severe. Prevention programs should be initiated to make diabetic patients and their doctors aware of the significant risk for burns...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of family characteristics on the recovery of burn injuries in children
    Robert L Sheridan
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S205-12. 2012
    ..We prospectively examined the relationship between family characteristics and physical and psychosocial recovery from burns...
  18. doi request reprint Blood product transfusion: does location make a difference?
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California and University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 32:61-5. 2011
    ..Blood product use in children with severe burns is associated with increased mortality. Appropriate use of blood products may need to be different in the operating room (massive acute hemorrhage) vs the ICU (ongoing red cell senescence)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Test performance characteristics of a case-finding psychosocial questionnaire for children with burn injuries and their families
    J Michael Murphy
    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S221-8. 2012
    ....
  20. doi request reprint The ABC daycare disaster of Hermosillo, Mexico
    David G Greenhalgh
    Burn Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 33:235-41. 2012
    ..The young age of the victims and the need for an international medical response posed special problems. Prevention efforts need to be improved to prevent future disasters in Mexico...
  21. doi request reprint Analysis of admissions and outcomes in verified and nonverified burn centers
    Tina L Palmieri
    Burn Division, University of California Davis, Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:208-12. 2008
    ..Despite these differences, VC had mortality rates comparable to their nonverified counterparts. These findings support the need for additional studies evaluating the impact of verification on burn care...
  22. ncbi request reprint The circle of safety: a campfire burn prevention campaign expanding nationwide
    Pirko Maguina
    Shriners Hospital for Children of Northern California, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:124-7; discussion 119. 2004
    ..A campaign was started to encourage families to keep a safe distance of 4 feet from their campfires by drawing a "circle of safety" with a stick on the ground 4 feet away from the fire...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of hand burns on health-related quality of life in children younger than 5 years
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S197-204. 2012
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Saturday-morning television: do sponsors promote high-risk behavior for burn injury?
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:381-5; discussion 372-3. 2004
    ..Medical professional societies should alert the public to this potential hazard and recommend responsible portrayal of fire in children's television programming...
  25. doi request reprint Commercially available interactive video games in burn rehabilitation: therapeutic potential
    Ingrid S Parry
    Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California, Department of Occupational and Physical Therapy, 2425 Stockton Blvd Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Burns 38:493-500. 2012
    ..When choosing a suitable IVG for application in rehabilitation, the user's impairment together with the therapeutic attributes of the IVG should be considered to optimize outcome...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of tight glycemic control in severely burned children
    Tam N Pham
    University of California Davis, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Trauma 59:1148-54. 2005
    ..Since January 2002, our pediatric burn center has adopted a policy of 'intensive' insulin therapy to achieve blood glucose levels 90 to 120 mg/dL. The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of this practice on patient outcomes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Playing with fire: images of fire on toy packaging
    Terese B Curri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:163-5; discussion 158. 2003
    ..Boys are receiving a powerful, consistent message from images of fire on toy packaging. These advertisements may help to contribute to the higher incidence of fire-related injuries in boys...
  28. doi request reprint Strong ion difference and gap predict outcomes after adult burn injury
    Allison E Berndtson
    From the Department of Surgery A E B, T L P, D G G, S S, University of California Davis and Department of Burn Surgery T L P, D G G, S S, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:555-60; discussion 560-1. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that the SIDa, SIDe, and SIG during the first 72 hours after admission would be predictive of mortality in burn patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to sustained stress after major burn injury in children
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, University of California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:742-8. 2006
    ..Random total serum cortisol measurements overestimate adrenal dysfunction; thus, ACTH stimulation testing should be used to assess adrenal function before the administration of exogenous steroids...
  30. ncbi request reprint End of life in the pediatric burn patient
    Michael Shay O'Mara
    Shriners Hospital for Children of Northern California, Department of Burns Surgery, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:803-8. 2006
    ..Once a decision to limit support was made, the majority of children proceeded rapidly to death. Further evaluation of the indications, timing, and implementation of DNR orders for children with severe burns is warranted...
  31. ncbi request reprint Blood transfusion in burns: what do we do?
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California and University of California Davis Regional Burn Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:71-5. 2004
    ..To date, no standard of care exists for blood transfusions in burns. Future prospective studies are needed to determine the appropriate use of blood in burns...
  32. pmc Multiplex polymerase chain reaction pathogen detection in patients with suspected septicemia after trauma, emergency, and burn surgery
    Nam K Tran
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Point of Care Technologies Center, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Surgery 151:456-63. 2012
    ..PCR-based pathogen detection quickly reveals occult bloodstream infections in these high-risk patients and may accelerate the initiation of targeted antimicrobial therapy...
  33. doi request reprint The effect of hand burns on quality of life in children
    Andrew R Dodd
    Division of Burn Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 31:414-22. 2010
    ..Rehabilitative efforts after upper extremity injury should continue to target both physical function and the psychosocial impact of burn injury...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of blood transfusion on outcome after major burn injury: a multicenter study
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California and University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1602-7. 2006
    ..To delineate blood transfusion practices and outcomes in patients with major burn injury...
  35. doi request reprint Use of beta-agonists in inhalation injury
    Tina L Palmieri
    Department of Burn Surgery, Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 30:156-9. 2009
    ..The goal of this chapter is to describe the potential role of inhalation therapies in the treatment of smoke inhalation injury...
  36. pmc A validity review of the National Burn Repository
    Sandra L Taylor
    Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, USA
    J Burn Care Res 34:274-80. 2013
    ..Revisions to NBR data collection have improved the quality of data submitted, yet data quality issues remain in the current database. Investigators are cautioned to thoroughly assess all fields before conducting analyses using the NBR...
  37. ncbi request reprint Treadmills: a preventable source of pediatric friction burn injuries
    Pirko Maguina
    Shriners Hospitals for Children of Northern California, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:201-4. 2004
    ..Treadmills pose a danger to children. Current safety devices are ineffective for preventing serious hand injuries in children. New design modifications and public awareness are needed to improve child safety...
  38. ncbi request reprint Central venous catheter infections in burn patients with scheduled catheter exchange and replacement
    Michael S O'Mara
    The University of California, Davis Medical Center, Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Surg Res 142:341-50. 2007
    ..This concept has not carried over into the burn realm. In burn patients the rewiring of lines may lead to increased infection rates...
  39. doi request reprint Multiplex PCR pathogen detection in two severely burned patients with suspected septicemia
    Nam K Tran
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, CA 95616, USA
    J Burn Care Res 32:e172-7. 2011
    ..These results warrant further investigation to determine the clinical significance of pathogen DNA in burn sepsis...
  40. doi request reprint Effects of skin grafting on successful prosthetic use in children with lower extremity amputation
    Ingrid S Parry
    Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 29:949-54. 2008
    ..The presence of skin grafts on a child's amputated limb does not adversely affect functional outcome and does not lead to greater prosthetic complications for the child...
  41. ncbi request reprint Circulating leptin and cortisol after burn injury: loss of diurnal pattern
    Kristina G Hobson
    Department of Surgery, Shriners Hospitals for Children of Northern California, 2426 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:491-9. 2004
    ..Because low leptin levels should induce appetite, burn-related anorexia is probably controlled by other regulatory systems...
  42. ncbi request reprint Temperature threshold for burn injury: an oximeter safety study
    David G Greenhalgh
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 25:411-5. 2004
    ..Above that temperature, there is a risk of burn injury. Performing temperature threshold tests in redundant skin that is planned for excision is a potential method for testing the safety of devices or materials...
  43. ncbi request reprint Zigzag seams for the prevention of scar bands after sheet split-thickness skin grafting
    David G Greenhalgh
    Burn Surgery Department, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    Surgery 133:586-7. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Effects of a restrictive blood transfusion policy on outcomes in children with burn injury
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento, California 95616, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:65-70. 2007
    ..A restrictive transfusion policy in children with burn injury decreases the amount of blood transfused, does not adversely impact patient outcome, and results in significant cost savings to the institution...
  45. ncbi request reprint Septic hip presenting with dislocation as a source of occult infection in a burn patient
    Anne Kim
    Department of Burns Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:749-52. 2006
    ..Immediate arthrotomy revealed left hip synovial fluid infected with Klebsiella. The patient remained afebrile and was discharged home 6 months after admission...
  46. doi request reprint White phosphorus burns and arsenic inhalation: a toxic combination
    Allison E Berndtson
    From the Department of Surgery, University of California Davis and Department of Burn Surgery, Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Sacramento
    J Burn Care Res 35:e128-31. 2014
    ..Arsenic toxicity is rare and could easily have been missed without the appropriate patient history...
  47. ncbi request reprint Reducing Postburn Injury Anemia in a Jehovah's Witness Patient
    Alura Barsun
    From the Division of Burn Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis
    J Burn Care Res 35:e258-61. 2014
    ..In addition to standard burn injury treatment, the authors attempted to reduce blood loss with a combination of intraoperative (tranexamic acid) and perioperative (erythropoietin, intravenous iron) strategies. ..
  48. pmc Redefining the outcomes to resources ratio for burn patient triage in a mass casualty
    Sandra Taylor
    From the Division of Biostatistics, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento University of Maryland Department of Surgery, Baltimore University of Utah Intermountain Burn Center, Salt Lake City University of California Davis Department of Surgery and Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento
    J Burn Care Res 35:41-5. 2014
    ..Inhalation injury significantly alters triage in a burn disaster. Use of these updated tables for triage in a disaster may improve our ability to allocate resources. ..
  49. ncbi request reprint Split thickness skin grafting for recreation of the scrotum following Fournier's gangrene
    Pirko Maguina
    University of California Davis Regional Burn Center and Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, University of California, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Burns 29:857-62. 2003
    ..The discussion includes a comparison of STSG with other treatment options. We conclude that STSG are a safe, technically easy treatment option with satisfactory cosmetic and functional results...
  50. ncbi request reprint Instant cup of soup: design flaws increase risk of burns
    David G Greenhalgh
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, University of California, Davis, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:476-81. 2006
    ..Simple redesigning of instant soup packaging with a wider base and shorter height, along with the requirement for warnings about the risks of burns would reduce the frequency of soup burns...
  51. ncbi request reprint Inhalation injury: research progress and needs
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, and Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:549-54. 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Alterations in functional movement after axillary burn scar contracture: a motion analysis study
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, 2425 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 718, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:104-8. 2003
    ..Three-dimensional motion analysis is a unique tool for the quantification of functional limitations and provides an objective method to evaluate treatment efficacy in patients with axillary contractures...
  53. ncbi request reprint Burn state of the science research conference concluding remarks
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, and the Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:634. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Journal editors forum
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, and the Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:622-6. 2007
  55. ncbi request reprint Car seat heaters: a potential hazard for burns
    Pirko Maguina
    Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:315-6. 2003
    ..This case illustrates the need for design modifications and consumer education regarding the risks associated with car seat heaters...
  56. ncbi request reprint Burn research state of the science: introduction
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, and Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:544-5. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint The media glorifying burns: a hindrance to burn prevention
    David G Greenhalgh
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:159-62; discussion 158. 2003
    ..The burn community should make the media aware of the harm it causes with its callous depiction and glorification of burns...
  58. ncbi request reprint Predisposing factors for self-inflicted burns
    Tam N Pham
    Burn Surgery, Shriners Hospitals for Children, Northern California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 24:223-7. 2003
    ..Better treatment of mental illness in the underfunded population might ultimately save the high costs of these burn injuries...
  59. ncbi request reprint Comparison of measured resting energy expenditure versus predictive equations in pediatric burn patients
    Rungsinee A Liusuwan
    Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:464-70. 2005
    ..3 is variable. A larger study comparing/contrasting predictive equations and resting energy expenditure measured by indirect calorimetry is needed to improve the prediction of energy needs in burned children...
  60. ncbi request reprint Research funding opportunities
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, and the Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 28:627-30. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint Continuous nebulized albuterol attenuates acute lung injury in an ovine model of combined burn and smoke inhalation
    Tina L Palmieri
    Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California and University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:1719-24. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that albuterol administered via continuous nebulization would mitigate acute lung injury after smoke inhalation injury and burn...
  62. ncbi request reprint Release of abdominal compartment syndrome improves survival in patients with burn injury
    Kristina G Hobson
    Department of Surgery, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    J Trauma 53:1129-33; discussion 1133-4. 2002
    ..Abdominal compartment syndrome (ACS) has rarely been described as a complication of burn injury. This study describes cases of ACS in patients with burn injury and the physiologic results of abdominal release...
  63. ncbi request reprint Effects of oxandrolone on outcome measures in the severely burned: a multicenter prospective randomized double-blind trial
    Steven E Wolf
    BART Burn Applied Research Team the Blocker Burn Unit University of Texas Medical Branch, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:131-9; discussion 140-1. 2006
    ..24 +/- 0.15 days/% TBSA burned vs 0.87 +/- 0.05 days/% TBSA burned, P < .05). We conclude that treatment using oxandrolone should be considered for use in the severely burned while hepatic transaminases are monitored...
  64. ncbi request reprint Ketamine: a safe and effective agent for painful procedures in the pediatric burn patient
    Victoria F Owens
    Shriners Hospital for Children, Northern California Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Burn Care Res 27:211-6; discussion 217. 2006
    ..The development of a strict protocol ensures the safe administration of ketamine for the pediatric burn patient...