Bruce M Potenza
Affiliation: University of California
- The epidemiology of serious and fatal injury in San Diego County over an 11-year periodBruce M Potenza
Department of Surgery, University of California, San Diego, 92103 8896, USA
J Trauma 56:68-75. 2004..Analysis of the mechanism and severity of injury over time may permit a more focused planning of acute care and trauma prevention programs...
- Lessons learned from the institution of the Surgical Care Improvement Project at a teaching medical centerBruce Potenza
Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burns, University of California, San Diego, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 8896, USA
Am J Surg 198:881-8. 2009....
- Does sexual dimorphism influence outcome of traumatic brain injury patients? The answer is no!Raul Coimbra
Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego, USA
J Trauma 54:689-700. 2003....
- Reversal of anticoagulation in trauma: a North-American survey on clinical practices among trauma surgeonsRaul Coimbra
Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, and Burns, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, CA 92103 8896, USA
J Trauma 59:375-82. 2005..Recent studies addressing reversal of anticoagulation in trauma have reported conflicting results. We hypothesized that current clinical practice is variable throughout North America...
- Female gender does not protect blunt trauma patients from complications and mortalityJoseph F Rappold
Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Burns, University of California San Diego, 92103, USA
J Trauma 53:436-41; discussion 441. 2002..CONCLUSION: We conclude that female gender offers no protection from the development of ARDS, pneumonia, sepsis, or decreased mortality after blunt trauma...
- Combat versus civilian open tibia fractures: the effect of blast mechanism on limb salvageJay J Doucet
University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8896, USA
J Trauma 70:1241-7. 2011..This study compares open tibia fractures in US Navy and US Marine Corps casualties from the current conflicts with those from a civilian Level I trauma center to analyze the effect of blast mechanism on limb-salvage rates...
- A phage-targeting strategy for the design of spatiotemporal drug delivery from grafted matricesRitsuko Sawada
Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care and Burns, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 200 W, Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92103 8236 USA
Fibrogenesis Tissue Repair 4:7. 2011..abstract:..
- The use of recombinant factor VIIa for severe intractable bleeding during spine surgeryLeoncio L Kaw
Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California 92103-8896, USA
Spine 29:1384-7; discussion 1388. 2004..CONCLUSIONS: Recombinant activated factor VII is promising as an adjunctive hemostatic agent for patients with perioperative bleeding problems during spine surgery. Efficacy is seen even at low doses...
- Traumatic diaphragmatic herniaLeoncio L Kaw
Medical Center, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
J Am Coll Surg 198:668-9. 2004
- Beach and campfire burns: a site of pleasure and tragedyAndrea M A Fraga
Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Burns, Department of Surgery, University of California San Diego, CA 92130, USA
J Burn Care Res 31:184-9. 2010..Disposal areas for hot coals from fires or charcoal grills must be furnished and usage strictly enforced. Consideration of the elimination of free-standing beach bonfires should be considered...
- The noninvasive, quantitative, in vivo assessment of adenoviral-mediated gene delivery in skin wound biomaterialsCarrie Y Peterson
Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, 200 W Arbor Dr, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8236, USA
Biomaterials 30:6788-93. 2009..Taken together, these results show how a noninvasive and quantitative assessment of gene expression can be used to optimize gene delivery and that the composition of matrices can dramatically influence gene expression in the wound bed...