Laura H Rosenberger

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Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effective cohorting and "superisolation" in a single intensive care unit in response to an outbreak of diverse multi-drug-resistant organisms
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:345-50. 2011
  2. pmc Improvements in pulmonary and general critical care reduces mortality following ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:568-74. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Quarantine, isolation, and cohorting: from cholera to Klebsiella
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 13:69-73. 2012
  4. pmc Gastropexy using the Carter-Thomason device in lieu of T-fasteners in a critically ill, severely obese patient: an innovative technique
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:e316-8. 2012
  5. pmc Infections caused by multidrug resistant organisms are not associated with overall, all-cause mortality in the surgical intensive care unit: the 20,000 foot view
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:747-55. 2012
  6. pmc Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) with extra-pancreatic mucin: a case series and review of the literature
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Medical Research Building 4, P O Box 801359, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:762-70. 2012
  7. pmc Complicated postpartum type B aortic dissection and endovascular repair
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:480-3. 2012
  8. pmc Bilateral adrenal hemorrhage: the unrecognized cause of hemodynamic collapse associated with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:833-8. 2011
  9. doi request reprint The surgical care improvement project and prevention of post-operative infection, including surgical site infection
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:163-8. 2011
  10. pmc Late accidental dislodgement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube: an underestimated burden on patients and the health care system
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3307-11. 2011

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Effective cohorting and "superisolation" in a single intensive care unit in response to an outbreak of diverse multi-drug-resistant organisms
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:345-50. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that cohorting isolation patients in one geographic location in a single ICU and using enhanced isolation procedures ("superisolation") can prevent the further spread of highly multi-drug-resistant organisms (MDRO)...
  2. pmc Improvements in pulmonary and general critical care reduces mortality following ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:568-74. 2013
    ..We nonetheless hypothesized that mortality following VAP has continued to decrease owing to advances in pulmonary critical care...
  3. doi request reprint Quarantine, isolation, and cohorting: from cholera to Klebsiella
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 13:69-73. 2012
    ..This public health practice, along with quarantine, is used to limit the transmission of infectious diseases and provides the foundation of current-day cohorting...
  4. pmc Gastropexy using the Carter-Thomason device in lieu of T-fasteners in a critically ill, severely obese patient: an innovative technique
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 22:e316-8. 2012
    ..We must continue to be creative and innovatively utilize current equipment to deliver more effective and safer care for this unique patient population...
  5. pmc Infections caused by multidrug resistant organisms are not associated with overall, all-cause mortality in the surgical intensive care unit: the 20,000 foot view
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:747-55. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that an increasing number of infections with resistant pathogens in our surgical ICU would not be associated with increased overall mortality...
  6. pmc Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) with extra-pancreatic mucin: a case series and review of the literature
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Medical Research Building 4, P O Box 801359, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 16:762-70. 2012
    ..Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) is an increasingly recognized pancreatic neoplasm characterized by excessive mucin secretion by ductal epithelial cells resulting in a cystic dilation of the pancreatic duct...
  7. pmc Complicated postpartum type B aortic dissection and endovascular repair
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 119:480-3. 2012
    ..Fifty percent of aortic dissections in women younger than 40 years occur in association with pregnancy. Of these, half of type B dissections occur in the postpartum period...
  8. pmc Bilateral adrenal hemorrhage: the unrecognized cause of hemodynamic collapse associated with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:833-8. 2011
    ..A literature search revealed 17 reported cases of bilateral adrenal hemorrhage in the setting of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia uniformly presenting with complete hemodynamic collapse...
  9. doi request reprint The surgical care improvement project and prevention of post-operative infection, including surgical site infection
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 12:163-8. 2011
    ..S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the Surgical Infection Prevention (SIP) project, introduced in 2002...
  10. pmc Late accidental dislodgement of a percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube: an underestimated burden on patients and the health care system
    Laura H Rosenberger
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:3307-11. 2011
    ..Clinicians have perhaps underestimated and underappreciated this complication, not only in the acute setting but over the lifetime of the PEG tube...
  11. pmc Aggressive versus conservative initiation of antimicrobial treatment in critically ill surgical patients with suspected intensive-care-unit-acquired infection: a quasi-experimental, before and after observational cohort study
    Tjasa Hranjec
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:774-80. 2012
    ..We postulated that delaying antimicrobial treatment of patients with suspected infections in the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) until objective evidence of infection had been obtained would not worsen patient mortality...
  12. doi request reprint Options for closure of the infected abdomen
    Kristin C Turza
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 13:343-51. 2012
    ..We reviewed the options available to close the abdominal wall defect encountered frequently during and after the management of complicated intra-abdominal infections...
  13. pmc Severe traumatic head injury affects systemic cytokine expression
    Damien J LaPar
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:478-86; discussion 486-8. 2012
    ..This study aimed to characterize systemic cytokine profiles among traumatically injured patients to assess the effect of traumatic head injury on the systemic inflammatory response...
  14. pmc Differences in morbidity and mortality with percutaneous versus open surgical drainage of postoperative intra-abdominal infections: a review of 686 cases
    Amani D Politano
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am Surg 77:862-7. 2011
    ..Although some patients are not candidates for percutaneous drainage, it should be considered the preferential treatment in eligible patients...
  15. doi request reprint Use of silver in the prevention and treatment of infections: silver review
    Amani D Politano
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 14:8-20. 2013
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  16. pmc The novel triad of dorsal agenesis of the pancreas with concurrent pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and nonalcoholic chronic calcific pancreatitis: a case series and review of the literature
    David W Rittenhouse
    Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Pancreas, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 15:1643-9. 2011
    ..Dorsal agenesis of the pancreas (DAP) is a rare congenital anomaly, with only 44 cases having been reported in the English literature since 1966...
  17. ncbi request reprint Donor risk index predicts graft failure reliably but not post-transplant infections
    Laura H Rosenberger
    1 Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 15:94-8. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that lower-quality grafts would result in more frequent infectious complications...