J David Richardson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Training of general surgical residents: what model is appropriate?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 191:296-300. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Workforce and lifestyle issues in general surgery training and practice
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 530 S Jackson St, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Arch Surg 137:515-20. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of esophageal perforations: the value of aggressive surgical treatment
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 190:161-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Can we make training in surgical critical care more attractive?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 59:1247-8; discussion 1248-9. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Effective triage can ameliorate the deleterious effects of delayed transfer of trauma patients from the emergency department to the ICU
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:671-8; discussion 678-81. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention of bile peritonitis by laparoscopic evacuation and lavage after nonoperative treatment of liver injuries
    Glen A Franklin
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 73:611-6; discussion 616-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Acute appendicitis--not just for the young
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 202:286-90. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Laryngotracheal injuries: does injury mechanism matter?
    Nicole A Stassen
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Am Surg 70:522-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician extenders impact trauma systems
    A Britton Christmas
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 58:917-20. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Management differences for pediatric solid organ injuries in a rural state
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 75:725-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Training of general surgical residents: what model is appropriate?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 191:296-300. 2006
    ..Decisions made within the next few years will likely decide the future of general surgery as a specialty...
  2. ncbi request reprint Workforce and lifestyle issues in general surgery training and practice
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 530 S Jackson St, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Arch Surg 137:515-20. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of esophageal perforations: the value of aggressive surgical treatment
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 190:161-5. 2005
    ..The treatment of esophageal perforation remains controversial, particularly in terms of the type of operative therapy. This report analyzed results of an aggressive treatment protocol...
  4. ncbi request reprint Can we make training in surgical critical care more attractive?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 59:1247-8; discussion 1248-9. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Effective triage can ameliorate the deleterious effects of delayed transfer of trauma patients from the emergency department to the ICU
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 208:671-8; discussion 678-81. 2009
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  6. ncbi request reprint Prevention of bile peritonitis by laparoscopic evacuation and lavage after nonoperative treatment of liver injuries
    Glen A Franklin
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 73:611-6; discussion 616-7. 2007
    ..Delayed laparoscopic evacuation of these collections prevents bile peritonitis and decreases inflammatory response and avoiding early operation, which has been implicated in increased death from hemorrhage...
  7. doi request reprint Acute appendicitis--not just for the young
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Am J Surg 202:286-90. 2011
    ..The authors evaluated a statewide experience to assess the effect of age on resource utilization and outcomes for this common disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Laryngotracheal injuries: does injury mechanism matter?
    Nicole A Stassen
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Am Surg 70:522-5. 2004
    ..A high level of suspicion must be maintained when evaluating all potential laryngotracheal injury patients irrespective of the mechanism of injury...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician extenders impact trauma systems
    A Britton Christmas
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 58:917-20. 2005
    ..We undertook this review to assess the effectiveness of these individuals in meeting the goals of the work hour restrictions and whether they impact other hospital and patient outcomes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management differences for pediatric solid organ injuries in a rural state
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 75:725-9. 2009
    ..In Kentucky, pediatric solid organ injuries are usually managed nonoperatively in both trauma and nontrauma centers, but trauma centers cared for fewer isolated solid organ injuries...
  11. pmc Direct peritoneal resuscitation accelerates primary abdominal wall closure after damage control surgery
    Jason W Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:658-64, 664-7. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cirrhosis and trauma: a deadly duo
    A Britton Christmas
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 71:996-1000. 2005
    ..The necessity of an abdominal operative intervention further amplifies this effect. Trauma and cirrhosis is, in fact, a deadly duo...
  13. ncbi request reprint Is splenectomy after trauma an endangered species?
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 74:410-2. 2008
    ..As laparoscopic techniques for elective splenectomy become more common, the changing indication for splenectomy has important ramifications for surgical education and training...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of computed tomography findings and contrast extravasation in predicting the need for embolization with pelvic fractures
    Matthew C Bozeman
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 78:825-30. 2012
    ..The presence of contrast extravasation is highly associated with the need for pelvic embolization in patients with pelvic fractures, but its absence does not exclude the need for pelvic angiography...
  15. ncbi request reprint Morbid obesity impacts mortality in blunt trauma
    A Britton Christmas
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 73:1122-5. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Central line-associated blood stream infection in the critically ill trauma patient
    Jason W Smith
    University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 77:1038-42. 2011
    ..Changing a line within 24 hours may not be sufficient to reduce the risk of CLBSI. Every effort should be made to adhere to proper sterile technique while placing central venous catheter...
  17. doi request reprint Impact of withdrawal of care and futile care on trauma mortality
    Glen A Franklin
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Surgery 150:854-60. 2011
    ..Additionally, many patients arrive moribund and care provided is likely to be futile. We sought to examine the impact of these situations on TC mortality...
  18. ncbi request reprint Blunt liver injury in children and adults: is there really a difference?
    W Patrick Klapheke
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 74:798-801. 2008
    ..A higher rate of liver-related mortality was seen in the PED population. Overall, PED patients seemed to sustain fewer liver related complications necessitating invasive procedures despite similar injury patterns...
  19. doi request reprint Statewide experience with Clostridium difficile colitis in academic and non-academic medical centers
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 13:88-92. 2012
    ..However, most information on C. difficile colitis is from large tertiary-care medical centers. Whether the community hospital experience is similar to that of large referral centers is unknown...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of hollow viscus injuries on outcome of abdominal gunshot wounds
    Brady T Harris
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 75:378-84. 2009
    ..Primary repair of HVI is preferred although no survival disadvantage is seen in other forms of repair in marginally stable patients. Definitive repair at the initial operation decreases complications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Trauma/critical care surgeon: a specialist gasping for air
    Jorge L Rodriguez
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 59:1-5; discussion 5-7. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, during the same period, the number of verified trauma centers has significantly increased. This study assesses the economic drive behind this dichotomy...
  22. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopy as an important tool for trauma surgeons: a systematic review
    Adrian T Billeter
    Hiram C Polk Jr M D Department of Surgery and Price Institute of Surgical Research, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 398:515-23. 2013
    ..The usefulness of VATS for treatment of complications after chest trauma has been demonstrated by several authors. However, there is an ongoing debate about the optimal timing of VATS...
  23. doi request reprint Early VATS for blunt chest trauma: a management technique underutilized by acute care surgeons
    Jason W Smith
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Trauma 71:102-5; discussion 105-7. 2011
    ..Our acute care surgeon (ACS) group aggressively treats complications of penetrating chest trauma with VATS, and our results suggested that the early use of VATS by ACS should be expanded...
  24. pmc Broad-based general surgery training is a model of continued utility for the future
    William G Cheadle
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Ann Surg 239:627-32; discussion 632-6. 2004
    ..Our faculty includes surgeons with both broad-based and narrowly focused practices. In light of duty-hour restrictions and proposed changes in surgical training, we assessed the results of this model over an extended period...
  25. doi request reprint Decreasing regional neurosurgical workforce-a blueprint for disaster
    Brian G Harbrecht
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, 550 S Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Trauma 68:1367-72; discussion 1372-4. 2010
    ..Although many institutions have been individually affected by shortages of NS providing care to injured patients, data on regional changes in NS availability and the effect on patient care are limited...
  26. ncbi request reprint Selective management of blunt hepatic injuries including nonoperative management is a safe and effective strategy
    Ashley Britton Christmas
    School of Medicine in Louisville, Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky 40298, USA
    Surgery 138:606-10; discussion 610-1. 2005
    ..This review assesses the outcome of operative and nonoperative management of liver injury after blunt trauma...
  27. ncbi request reprint Operative fixation of chest wall fractures: an underused procedure?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Am Surg 73:591-6; discussion 596-7. 2007
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  28. ncbi request reprint Thoracotomy for blunt trauma: traditional indications may not apply
    Jason J Hoth
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 69:1108-11. 2003
    ..Since the majority of such patients have multicavitary injuries that require prior operation and are commonly coagulopathic, caution should be exercised when deciding whether to proceed with thoracotomy based solely on chest tube output...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reevaluation of diagnostic procedures for transmediastinal gunshot wounds
    Nicole A Stassen
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, and the University of Louisville Hospital, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 53:635-8; discussion 638. 2002
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Role of thoracoscopy in acute management of chest injury
    Steven R Casos
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 12:584-9. 2006
    ..To review the literature on the use of video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for the diagnosis and treatment of intrathoracic injuries...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pathogenesis of posttraumatic empyema: the impact of pneumonia on pleural space infections
    J Jason Hoth
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, the Trauma Program in Surgery University of Louisville Hospital, and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 4:29-35. 2003
    ..To elucidate the cause of posttraumatic empyema, preoperative bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL)/sputum cultures obtained from patients with posttraumatic empyema were compared with cultures obtained at the time of decortication...
  32. ncbi request reprint Is there an ideal model for training the trauma surgeons of the future?
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Kentucky 40292, USA
    J Trauma 54:795-7. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in vascular surgery: the Kentucky experience with a statewide database
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 72:1109-11; discussion 1126-48. 2006
    ..Furthermore, all charts reviewed by the author presented an opportunity to compare actual patient data with that obtained from an administrative data set. This report also examines the author's attempts at improving outcome...
  34. doi request reprint Open repair of blunt thoracic aortic injury remains relevant in the endovascular era
    Robert M Cannon
    University of Louisville, Department of Surgery, Louisville, KY 40201, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:943-9. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to evaluate outcomes with open repair and TEVAR for BTAI...
  35. doi request reprint Modulation of mesenteric lymph flow and composition by direct peritoneal resuscitation from hemorrhagic shock
    Paul J Matheson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Arch Surg 144:625-34. 2009
    ..We examined mesenteric lymph flow and proinflammatory constituents to determine whether DPR-stabilized interstitial compartment function could explain improved outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Perioperative risk assessment in elderly and high-risk patients
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:133-46. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Career disaffection among surgeons in the era of managed care
    T T Knight
    Department of Surgery, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City 37614 0978, USA
    Am Surg 68:519-23. 2002
    ..The data support a conclusion that surgeons perceive they are not represented in a realistic manner with the insurance companies and the government when their core issues are decided...
  38. pmc Intraperitoneal resuscitation improves intestinal blood flow following hemorrhagic shock
    El Rasheid Zakaria
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Ann Surg 237:704-11; discussion 711-3. 2003
    ..To study the effects of peritoneal resuscitation from hemorrhagic shock...
  39. ncbi request reprint Do facial fractures protect the brain or are they a marker for severe head injury?
    Robert C G Martin
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 68:477-81. 2002
    ..Thus patients with facial fractures should be treated with the same caution as patients with significant blunt head trauma...
  40. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: pathogenesis and current treatment
    Jason M Arru
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Ky Med Assoc 103:211-5. 2005
    ..Imatinib mesylate has been shown to decrease the density of tumor cells without causing inflammation or necrosis. Current studies are evaluating the usefulness of adjuvant therapy after primary surgical resection...
  41. ncbi request reprint The stages of change questionnaire as a predictor of trauma patients most likely to decrease alcohol use
    Donald N Reed
    Department of Surgery, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:179-85. 2005
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  42. ncbi request reprint Hiram C. Polk: the horseman
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Surg 190:285-8. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint Changes in the management of injuries to the liver and spleen
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:648-69. 2005
  44. ncbi request reprint Abdominal seat belt marks in the era of focused abdominal sonography for trauma
    Nicole A Stassen
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville and University of Louisville Hospitals, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Arch Surg 137:718-22; discussion 722-3. 2002
    ..Focused abdominal sonography for trauma (FAST) is an unreliable method for assessing intra-abdominal injury in patients with seat belt marks...
  45. doi request reprint General surgeon shortage in the United States: fact or fiction, causes and consequences
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 26:513-23. 2011
    ..There is evidence that supports a current undersupply of general surgeons with a potential for worsening workforce shortages in the future. This article examines this potential shortage along with its causes and possible consequences...
  46. pmc Presidential address: The current status of academic surgery departments in the South
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Ann Surg 239:575-87. 2004
  47. ncbi request reprint Aggressive operative treatment for emetogenic rupture yields superior results
    Dustin Neel
    University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Am Surg 76:865-8. 2010
    ..Such treatment preserved esophageal function and was accomplished with relatively low morbidity and mortality...
  48. pmc Esophageal carcinoma following bariatric procedures
    Jeff W Allen
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    JSLS 8:372-5. 2004
    ..The long-term success of bariatric operations for weight reduction has been well documented, but their potential effects on the risk of esophageal cancer have not been evaluated...
  49. ncbi request reprint The utility of 3-D CT scan in the diagnosis and evaluation of sternal fractures
    Farid Kehdy
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Trauma 60:635-6. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Outcome of tracheobronchial injuries: a long-term perspective
    J David Richardson
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Trauma 56:30-6. 2004
    ..Tracheobronchial injuries are relatively uncommon, and few data are available on the long-term effects of their treatment...
  51. ncbi request reprint Duodenal switch procedure for benign duodenal disorders
    John Theodoropoulos
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am Surg 70:85-8. 2004
    ..This procedure offers a much more physiologic approach to certain duodenal problems than a gastric jejunojejunostomy...
  52. ncbi request reprint Esophagectomy for end stage achalasia
    Stephen M Glatz
    Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 11:1134-7. 2007
    ..Five of the patients have been followed a mean of six years and remain well. Esophagectomy is a safe and appropriate treatment option in the setting of recurrent and end stage achalasia...
  53. ncbi request reprint Free hemoglobin enhances tumor necrosis factor-alpha production in isolated human monocytes
    Eddy H Carrillo
    Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    J Trauma 52:449-52. 2002
    ..We hypothesize that free Hb enhances the local peritoneal response by increasing tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) production by monocytes, contributing to the local inflammatory response and SIR...
  54. ncbi request reprint Brief communication of the Residency Review Committee-Surgery (RRC-S) on residents' surgical volume in general surgery
    Kirby I Bland
    Am J Surg 190:345-50. 2005
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the surgical volume of general surgical services since the implementation of the ACGME duty-hour restrictions and compared this volume with that of previous years without these duty limits...
  55. ncbi request reprint Learning to operate in a restricted duty hours environment
    J David Richardson
    Am J Surg 190:354-5. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Residency review committee for surgery: an update
    L D Britt
    Arch Surg 142:573-5. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopy for the acutely injured patient
    Eddy H Carrillo
    Division of Trauma Services, Memorial Regional Hospital, 3501 Johnson St, Hollywood, FL 33027, USA trauma1ehc aol com
    Am J Surg 190:234-8. 2005
    ..It has been our experience during the last decade that VATS is a safe, reliable, and effective alternative to conventional open thoracic surgery...
  58. ncbi request reprint Trauma care and the "lethality perspective"
    J David Richardson
    Am J Surg 186:97. 2003