Jordan A Weinberg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Age of transfused blood: an independent predictor of mortality despite universal leukoreduction
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 65:279-82; discussion 282-4. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Management of colon wounds in the setting of damage control laparotomy: a cautionary tale
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 67:929-35. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Transfusions in the less severely injured: does age of transfused blood affect outcomes?
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 65:794-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Closing the open abdomen: improved success with Wittmann Patch staged abdominal closure
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 65:345-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Accounting for differences in transfusion volume: Are all massive transfusions created equal?
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1536-40. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Intubation patterns and outcomes in patients with computed tomography-verified traumatic brain injury
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 71:1615-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Identifying risk for massive transfusion in the relatively normotensive patient: utility of the prehospital shock index
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Trauma 70:384-8; discussion 388-90. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective identification of patients at risk for massive transfusion: an imprecise endeavor
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Am Surg 77:155-61. 2011
  9. pmc The deleterious effect of red blood cell storage on microvascular response to transfusion
    Jordan A Weinberg
    From the Department of Surgery J A W, L J M, J M A, C A G, L E H, M A C, T C F, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee Department of Surgery P A M, M J V, J D K, L W R, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama S R B is from the Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Pathology R P P, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:807-12. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Toward a better definition of massive transfusion: focus on the interval of hemorrhage control
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1553-7. 2012

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Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Age of transfused blood: an independent predictor of mortality despite universal leukoreduction
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 65:279-82; discussion 282-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the influence of stored blood age on mortality in injured patients who universally received leukoreduced blood...
  2. doi request reprint Management of colon wounds in the setting of damage control laparotomy: a cautionary tale
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 67:929-35. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate our experience with the management of colonic wounds in the context of DCL, using colonic wound outcomes after routine, single laparotomy (SL) as a benchmark...
  3. doi request reprint Transfusions in the less severely injured: does age of transfused blood affect outcomes?
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 65:794-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between the age of stored blood and the morbidity and mortality in a mild to moderately injured patient cohort...
  4. ncbi request reprint Closing the open abdomen: improved success with Wittmann Patch staged abdominal closure
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 65:345-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of this device on our incidence of fascial closure versus planned ventral hernia...
  5. doi request reprint Accounting for differences in transfusion volume: Are all massive transfusions created equal?
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1536-40. 2012
    ..We sought to evaluate the effect of the number of RBC units transfused on both plasma:RBC and platelet:RBC and their association with mortality in MT patients...
  6. doi request reprint Intubation patterns and outcomes in patients with computed tomography-verified traumatic brain injury
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Department of Surgery, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 71:1615-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the impact of PH intubation in patients with PH GCS score ≤8 and radiographically proven TBI...
  7. doi request reprint Identifying risk for massive transfusion in the relatively normotensive patient: utility of the prehospital shock index
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Trauma 70:384-8; discussion 388-90. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the association between the prehospital SI and the risk of massive transfusion (MT) in relatively normotensive blunt trauma patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Prospective identification of patients at risk for massive transfusion: an imprecise endeavor
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Am Surg 77:155-61. 2011
    ..Given prospective identification of patients at risk for MT remains an imprecise undertaking, appropriate resources to support these efforts will need to be allocated for the completion of these studies...
  9. pmc The deleterious effect of red blood cell storage on microvascular response to transfusion
    Jordan A Weinberg
    From the Department of Surgery J A W, L J M, J M A, C A G, L E H, M A C, T C F, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee Department of Surgery P A M, M J V, J D K, L W R, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama S R B is from the Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Pathology R P P, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:807-12. 2013
    ..To assess this hypothesis, we evaluated microvascular perfusion in trauma patients during RBC transfusion...
  10. doi request reprint Toward a better definition of massive transfusion: focus on the interval of hemorrhage control
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1553-7. 2012
    ..In this study, we evaluated whether patients who reach the MT threshold during hemorrhage control differ clinically from those who reach it after hemorrhage control (i.e., after intensive care unit [ICU] arrival) but before 24 hours...
  11. doi request reprint Computed tomography identification of latent pseudoaneurysm after blunt splenic injury: pathology or technology?
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Departments of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Trauma 68:1112-6. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of recent advancements in imaging technology on the incidence of the latent PSA...
  12. pmc Duration of red cell storage influences mortality after trauma
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    J Trauma 69:1427-31; discussion 1431-2. 2010
    ..To overcome this limitation, we compared in-hospital mortality among patients who received exclusively old versus fresh RBC units during the first 24 hours of hospitalization...
  13. doi request reprint Does plasma transfusion portend pulmonary dysfunction? A tale of two ratios
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:32-6; discussion 36. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of plasma/PRBC on PaO2-to-FIO2 (P/F) ratio in the setting of massive transfusion (MT)...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of intracranial pressure monitor prophylaxis on central nervous system infections and bacterial multi-drug resistance
    Nathaniel F Stoikes
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:503-8. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that prophylactic antibiotics do not reduce the incidence of central nervous system (CNS) infections but instead are associated with the acquisition of multi-drug resistant (MDR) bacterial infections...
  15. doi request reprint Transfusion and pneumonia in the trauma intensive care unit: an examination of the temporal relationship
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Center for Injury Sciences, Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    J Trauma 67:97-101. 2009
    ..We sought to evaluate the temporal relationship between transfusion and pneumonia and the influence of blood age on this relationship...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of location on outcome after penetrating colon injuries
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1428-32; discussion 1433. 2012
    ..diversion) are based on a defined management algorithm regardless of injury location. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of injury location on outcomes after penetrating colon injuries...
  17. doi request reprint Adherence to a simplified management algorithm reduces morbidity and mortality after penetrating colon injuries: a 15-year experience
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:591-7; discussion 597-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the validity of this algorithm in the face of an increased incidence of destructive injuries observed in recent years...
  18. doi request reprint Use of the clinical pulmonary infection score to guide therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia risks antibiotic overexposure in patients with trauma
    Nancy A Parks
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:52-8; discussion 58-9. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the use of CPIS in determining the appropriate duration of antimicrobial therapy for VAP in patients with critical illness and trauma...
  19. ncbi request reprint The morbidity of trauma nephrectomy
    Norma M Edwards
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Department of Surgery, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Am Surg 75:1112-7. 2009
    ..The results from this study allow us to establish benchmarks to assess complication rates for patients who undergo TN, which can provide prognostic information and goals to improve patient outcomes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Blood utilization at a level I trauma center: is this as good as it gets?
    Sebron W Harrison
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    Am Surg 75:693-7; discussion 697-8. 2009
    ..Among the severely injured, the temporal decrease in relatively early utilization of RBC transfusion may reflect increasing inclination to accept a greater degree of anemia in higher acuity patients...
  21. doi request reprint The relationship of blood product ratio to mortality: survival benefit or survival bias?
    Christopher W Snyder
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 66:358-62; discussion 362-4. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the temporal relationship between blood product ratios and mortality in massively transfused trauma patients...
  22. doi request reprint Applicability of an established management algorithm for colon injuries following blunt trauma
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:419-24; discussion 424-5. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the applicability of the ALG to blunt colon injuries...
  23. doi request reprint Microvascular response to red blood cell transfusion in trauma patients
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38103, USA
    Shock 37:276-81. 2012
    ..Bedside sublingual imaging may have the potential to detect subtle perfusion defects and ultimately inform clinical decision making with respect to transfusion...
  24. pmc Outcomes of operations performed by attending surgeons after overnight trauma shifts
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 216:791-7; discussion 797-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the impact of working an overnight trauma shift on outcomes of general surgery operations performed the next day by the post-call attending physician...
  25. doi request reprint Lactate is a better predictor than systolic blood pressure for determining blood requirement and mortality: could prehospital measures improve trauma triage?
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham Hospital, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:861-7, 867-9. 2010
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Prospective implementation of an algorithm for bedside intravascular ultrasound-guided filter placement in critically ill patients
    Christopher D Killingsworth
    Division of General Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    J Vasc Surg 51:1215-21. 2010
    ..This study reviewed the effectiveness of a prospectively implemented algorithm for IVUS-guided IVC filter placement in this high-risk population...
  27. doi request reprint Causative pathogen dictates optimal duration of antimicrobial therapy for ventilator-associated pneumonia in trauma patients
    Louis J Magnotti
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:476-84; discussion 484-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the appropriate duration of antimicrobial therapy for VAP in trauma patients secondary to hospital-acquired pathogens...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of intravenous ethanol versus diazepam for alcohol withdrawal prophylaxis in the trauma ICU: results of a randomized trial
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Section of Trauma, Burns, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Trauma 64:99-104. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to prospectively evaluate the efficacy of intravenous ethanol compared with benzodiazepines for the prevention of AWS with particular emphasis on the sedative effects of each therapy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Initial chest CT obviates the need for repeat chest radiograph after penetrating thoracic trauma
    Louis J Magnotti
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    Am Surg 73:569-72; discussion 572-3. 2007
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Body mass index affects time to definitive closure after damage control surgery
    Ramanath N Haricharan
    Section of Trauma, Burns and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Trauma 66:1683-7. 2009
    ..Among patients requiring damage control laparotomy (DCL), clinical experience suggests that obesity affects time to definitive closure though this association has never been demonstrated quantitatively...
  31. ncbi request reprint The utility of serial computed tomography imaging of blunt splenic injury: still worth a second look?
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Trauma 62:1143-7; discussion 1147-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to reevaluate the clinical practice of serial CT imaging within the context of an institutional protocol for the nonoperative management (NOM) of BSI...
  32. ncbi request reprint How to Increase the Burden on Trauma Centers: Implement the 80-hour Work Week
    Thomas J Schroeppel
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am Surg 80:659-63. 2014
    ..This study adds to the mounting evidence that the implementation of the limits on work hours does not lead to better outcomes. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Admission red cell distribution width: a novel predictor of massive transfusion after injury
    Elena M Paulus
    Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, The University of Tennessee Health, Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am Surg 80:685-9. 2014
    ..The association between aRDW and mortality in trauma patients may be explained by acute hemorrhage rather than chronic health status. ..
  34. pmc Erythrocyte storage increases rates of NO and nitrite scavenging: implications for transfusion-related toxicity
    Ryan Stapley
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Biochem J 446:499-508. 2012
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that increased rates of reactions between intact RBCs and NO and nitrite may contribute to mechanisms that lead to storage-lesion-related transfusion risk...
  35. doi request reprint Impact of a defined management algorithm on outcome after traumatic pancreatic injury
    John P Sharpe
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:100-5. 2012
    ..Consequently, a management algorithm (ALG) was developed and implemented. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of this ALG on outcomes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Aerosolized ceftazidime prophylaxis against ventilator-associated pneumonia in high-risk trauma patients: results of a double-blind randomized study
    Jeffrey A Claridge
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 8:83-90. 2007
    ..The primary objective of this study was to determine if prophylactic administration of aerosolized ceftazidime reduced the incidence of VAP in high-risk injured patients without altering the incidence of other infectious complications...
  37. pmc Blood transfusion in the critically ill: does storage age matter?
    Marianne J Vandromme
    Department of Surgery, Center for Injury Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:35. 2009
    ....
  38. pmc Red blood cell age and potentiation of transfusion-related pathology in trauma patients
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Avenue, 224, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Transfusion 51:867-73. 2011
    ..In this review, we outline the background for our hypothesis and detail our current investigations toward the understanding of this pathophysiology...
  39. pmc Management of blunt extracranial traumatic cerebrovascular injury: a multidisciplinary survey of current practice
    Mark R Harrigan
    Division of Neurosurgery, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    World J Emerg Surg 6:11. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  40. ncbi request reprint "Awake" laparoscopy for the evaluation of equivocal penetrating abdominal wounds
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Injury 38:60-4. 2007
    ..We hypothesised that, in appropriate patients, diagnostic "awake" laparoscopy (AL) could be performed under local anaesthesia in the emergency department (ED), allowing for expedited discharge and potential cost savings...
  41. ncbi request reprint The futility of the clinical pulmonary infection score in trauma patients
    Martin A Croce
    Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Trauma 60:523-7; discussion 527-8. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated the potential use of CPIS as the sole means for diagnosis of VAP in critically injured patients...
  42. ncbi request reprint Trauma laparotomy in a rural setting before transfer to a regional center: does it save lives?
    Jordan A Weinberg
    Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
    J Trauma 54:823-6; discussion 826-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the experience of three regional trauma centers with such treated patients...
  43. doi request reprint The evolution of blunt splenic injury: resolution and progression
    Stephanie A Savage
    Department of General Surgery, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:1085-91; discussion 1091-2. 2008
    ..Our hypothesis was that time to healing is related to severity of BSI...
  44. ncbi request reprint The real predictors of disposition in patients with spinal cord injuries
    Jeffrey A Claridge
    MetroHealth Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Rm H939 Hamann Bldg, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Cleveland, OH 44109 1998, USA
    J Trauma 60:178-86. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis was that commercial insurance (CI) would be the greatest influence of hospital disposition...