Jonathan C Samuel

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Under-reporting of road traffic mortality in developing countries: application of a capture-recapture statistical model to refine mortality estimates
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    PLoS ONE 7:e31091. 2012
  2. pmc An observational study addressing the anatomic basis of mesosigmoidopexy as a rational treatment of non-gangrenous sigmoid volvulus
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 4050 Burnett Womack CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trop Doct 42:44-5. 2012
  3. pmc Epidemiology of injuries at a tertiary care center in Malawi
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    World J Surg 33:1836-41. 2009
  4. pmc Hospital-based injury data in Malawi: strategies for data collection and feasibility of trauma scoring tools
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Trop Doct 40:98-9. 2010
  5. pmc The epidemiology, management, outcomes and areas for improvement of burn care in central Malawi: an observational study
    J C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    J Int Med Res 39:873-9. 2011
  6. pmc An Observational Study of the Etiology, clinical presentation and outcomes associated with peritonitis in Lilongwe, Malawi
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, PO Box 149, Lilongwe, Malawi
    World J Emerg Surg 6:37. 2011
  7. ncbi The role of seizure disorders in burn injury and outcome in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Laura P Boschini
    From the Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi and North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    J Burn Care Res 35:e406-12. 2014
  8. ncbi Pediatric surgical care in Lilongwe, Malawi: outcomes and opportunities for improvement
    Claire E Kendig
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA UNC Project, Lilongwe, Malawi
    J Trop Pediatr 60:352-7. 2014
  9. ncbi Development of a ratio of emergent to total hernia repairs as a surgical capacity metric
    Jonathan C Samuel
    NC Jaycee Burn Center, Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 101 Manning Drive CB 7600, Chapel Hill, NC 27759, USA Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:906-11. 2014
  10. pmc Survival after burn in a sub-Saharan burn unit: challenges and opportunities
    Anna F Tyson
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, United States
    Burns 39:1619-25. 2013

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Publications16

  1. pmc Under-reporting of road traffic mortality in developing countries: application of a capture-recapture statistical model to refine mortality estimates
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    PLoS ONE 7:e31091. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc An observational study addressing the anatomic basis of mesosigmoidopexy as a rational treatment of non-gangrenous sigmoid volvulus
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 4050 Burnett Womack CB 7050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trop Doct 42:44-5. 2012
    ..Mesosigmoidopexy should be considered as a rational alternative to resection and anastomosis when operating on non-gangrenous sigmoid volvulus...
  3. pmc Epidemiology of injuries at a tertiary care center in Malawi
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    World J Surg 33:1836-41. 2009
    ..Injury surveillance is an ongoing process required for primary, secondary, and tertiary injury prevention. In Malawi, hospital-based injury data are not available...
  4. pmc Hospital-based injury data in Malawi: strategies for data collection and feasibility of trauma scoring tools
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    Trop Doct 40:98-9. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc The epidemiology, management, outcomes and areas for improvement of burn care in central Malawi: an observational study
    J C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    J Int Med Res 39:873-9. 2011
    ..It is concluded that primary prevention should address paediatric and scald burns, and secondary prevention should train providers to use available interventions appropriately...
  6. pmc An Observational Study of the Etiology, clinical presentation and outcomes associated with peritonitis in Lilongwe, Malawi
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, PO Box 149, Lilongwe, Malawi
    World J Emerg Surg 6:37. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  7. ncbi The role of seizure disorders in burn injury and outcome in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Laura P Boschini
    From the Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi and North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    J Burn Care Res 35:e406-12. 2014
    ..Efforts to mitigate epilepsy will likely lead to significant decreases in burns among adults in Sub-Saharan Africa and must be included in an overall burn prevention strategy in our environment. ..
  8. ncbi Pediatric surgical care in Lilongwe, Malawi: outcomes and opportunities for improvement
    Claire E Kendig
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA UNC Project, Lilongwe, Malawi
    J Trop Pediatr 60:352-7. 2014
    ..One of the objectives of the Millennium Development Goals is to improve child health. We describe the burden of pediatric surgical disease at a tertiary hospital in Malawi...
  9. ncbi Development of a ratio of emergent to total hernia repairs as a surgical capacity metric
    Jonathan C Samuel
    NC Jaycee Burn Center, Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, 101 Manning Drive CB 7600, Chapel Hill, NC 27759, USA Electronic address
    Int J Surg 12:906-11. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that (a) the ratio of emergent to total hernia repairs (E/TH) would correlate with per capita health care expenditures for any given country, and (b) the E/TH is easy to obtain in resource-poor settings...
  10. pmc Survival after burn in a sub-Saharan burn unit: challenges and opportunities
    Anna F Tyson
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, United States
    Burns 39:1619-25. 2013
    ..However, lack of resources and inadequate infrastructure significantly impede such improvements in developing countries...
  11. ncbi Validating a verbal autopsy tool to assess pre-hospital trauma mortality burden in a resource-poor setting
    Javeria S Qureshi
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 19:407-12. 2014
    ..To present the validation of a verbal autopsy (VA) tool using inpatient deaths in order to ultimately assess the burden of adult pre-hospital trauma mortality in Lilongwe, Malawi...
  12. pmc The role of the anatomy of the sigmoid colon in developing sigmoid volvulus: a case-control study
    Adesola Akinkuotu
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Clin Anat 24:634-7. 2011
    ..This is the first adequately controlled trial examining anatomy in sigmoid volvulus and provides strong evidence that refines prior hypotheses regarding the anatomic basis of sigmoid volvulus...
  13. ncbi Epidemiology of pediatric injury in Malawi: burden of disease and implications for prevention
    Michelle M Kiser
    Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27514 7228, USA
    Int J Surg 10:611-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to utilize a comprehensive database to describe the epidemiology of pediatric injuries at a tertiary hospital in Malawi...
  14. pmc Application of SIRS criteria to a paediatric surgical population in Malawi
    Jonathan C Samuel
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi
    J Trop Pediatr 60:326-8. 2014
    ..We evaluated the utility of the SIRS criteria to predict death among a paediatric surgical population in Lilongwe, Malawi...
  15. pmc Delivery of operative pediatric surgical care by physicians and non-physician clinicians in Malawi
    Anna F Tyson
    Department of Surgery, Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi Department of Surgery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States
    Int J Surg 12:509-15. 2014
    ..Delegating some surgical tasks to non-physician clinical officers can mitigate the dependence of a health system on highly skilled clinicians for specific services...
  16. pmc The burden of surgical diseases on critical care services at a tertiary hospital in sub-Saharan Africa
    Jared Tomlinson
    Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, USA
    Trop Doct 43:27-9. 2013
    ..Furthermore, improvements of critical care services will be central to future efforts to reduce surgical morbidity and mortality and improving outcomes in all critically ill patients...