Oscar D Guillamondegui

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does hypoxia affect intensive care unit delirium or long-term cognitive impairment after multiple trauma without intracranial hemorrhage?
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 70:910-5. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute adrenal insufficiency may affect outcome in the trauma patient
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Am Surg 75:287-90. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Increased risk of adrenal insufficiency following etomidate exposure in critically injured patients
    Bryan A Cotton
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 21st Ave S, 404 Medical Arts Bldg, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Arch Surg 143:62-7; discussion 67. 2008
  4. pmc The association of reamed intramedullary nailing and long-term cognitive impairment
    Justin E Richards
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:707-13. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The open abdomen in trauma: do infectious complications affect primary abdominal closure?
    Todd R Vogel
    Section of Surgical Sciences, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:433-41. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Severe hypoglycemia while on intensive insulin therapy is not an independent predictor of death after trauma
    Nathan T Mowery
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 68:342-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Does scene physiology predict helicopter transport trauma admission?
    Andrew J Medvecz
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212 1750, USA
    J Surg Res 184:467-71. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Adrenal insufficiency, heart rate variability, and complex biologic systems: a study of 1,871 critically ill trauma patients
    John A Morris
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:885-92; discussion 892-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Are adrenal injuries predictive of adrenal insufficiency in patients sustaining blunt trauma?
    Eric T Castaldo
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Am Surg 74:262-6. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of necrotizing skin and soft tissue infections
    Oliver L Gunter
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:443-50. 2008

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Does hypoxia affect intensive care unit delirium or long-term cognitive impairment after multiple trauma without intracranial hemorrhage?
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 70:910-5. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that intensive care unit (ICU) delirium and long-term cognitive impairment (LTCI) are more likely in patients who have a hypoxic event within the first 48 hours of ICU admission...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute adrenal insufficiency may affect outcome in the trauma patient
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Am Surg 75:287-90. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Increased risk of adrenal insufficiency following etomidate exposure in critically injured patients
    Bryan A Cotton
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 21st Ave S, 404 Medical Arts Bldg, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Arch Surg 143:62-7; discussion 67. 2008
    ..Timely diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency (AI) dramatically reduces mortality in trauma patients. We sought to identify risk factors and populations with a high risk of developing AI...
  4. pmc The association of reamed intramedullary nailing and long-term cognitive impairment
    Justin E Richards
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:707-13. 2011
    ..To examine the association of reamed intramedullary nailing (IMN) and long-term cognitive impairment in trauma intensive care unit survivors...
  5. ncbi request reprint The open abdomen in trauma: do infectious complications affect primary abdominal closure?
    Todd R Vogel
    Section of Surgical Sciences, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:433-41. 2006
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Severe hypoglycemia while on intensive insulin therapy is not an independent predictor of death after trauma
    Nathan T Mowery
    Department of Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Trauma 68:342-7. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that severe hypoglycemia (SH; <or=40 mg/dL) was not an independent predictor of mortality in the trauma population...
  7. doi request reprint Does scene physiology predict helicopter transport trauma admission?
    Andrew J Medvecz
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212 1750, USA
    J Surg Res 184:467-71. 2013
    ..Our objective was to determine whether on-scene physiologic criteria predict appropriate triage in HT trauma patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adrenal insufficiency, heart rate variability, and complex biologic systems: a study of 1,871 critically ill trauma patients
    John A Morris
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 204:885-92; discussion 892-3. 2007
    ..We hypothesize decreased HRVi is associated with AI, and HRVi improves after treatment of AI, suggesting "recomplexification" (resumption of normal stress response to injury)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Are adrenal injuries predictive of adrenal insufficiency in patients sustaining blunt trauma?
    Eric T Castaldo
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Am Surg 74:262-6. 2008
    ..Adrenal insufficiency should be considered with increasing injury severity and age in the intensive care setting after blunt trauma...
  10. doi request reprint Outcome of necrotizing skin and soft tissue infections
    Oliver L Gunter
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 9:443-50. 2008
    ..Management of necrotizing skin and soft tissue infections (nSSTI) remains difficult, and the mortality rate has been high. We hypothesized that management of nSSTI by an emergency general surgery (EGS) service would improve outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of broad-spectrum antibiotic prophylaxis on intracranial pressure monitor infections and subsequent infectious complications in head-injured patients
    Addison K May
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Section of Surgical Sciences, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 7:409-17. 2006
    ..In April 2002, a protocol change was instituted that substituted cefazolin for ceftriaxone as single-agent prophylaxis for ICP monitors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cerebral cortical oxygenation: a pilot study
    Vicente H Gracias
    Department of Surgery, Division of Traumatology and Surgical Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3440 Market Street, First Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Trauma 56:469-72; discussion 472-4. 2004
    ..We present our preliminary results observing Pbro2 in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  13. pmc Decreasing adrenergic or sympathetic hyperactivity after severe traumatic brain injury using propranolol and clonidine (DASH After TBI Study): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
    Mayur B Patel
    Veterans Affairs VA, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville VA Medical Center, 1310 24th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Trials 13:177. 2012
    ..However, there is no prospective randomized evidence available demonstrating the feasibility, outcome benefits, and safety for adrenergic blockade after TBI...
  14. doi request reprint Twenty-year analysis of surgical resident operative trauma experiences
    Mayur B Patel
    Veterans Affairs VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville VA Medical Center, Surgical Service, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Surg Res 180:191-5. 2013
    ..S. residency programs beginning on July 1, 2003. The ACGME-mandated work-hour reform may have affected operative trauma case volumes of general surgery residents...
  15. ncbi request reprint The utility of the pelvic radiograph in the assessment of pediatric pelvic fractures
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    J Trauma 55:236-9; discussion 239-40. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to compare pelvic radiographs and abdominal pelvic CT scans of all pediatric trauma patients with pelvic injury to determine the role of pelvic imaging in the immediate trauma resuscitation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Successful management of concommitant blunt injury to the trachea, esophagus, and cervical spine in a 6-year-old girl
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Division of Traumatology and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1130-2. 2004
    ..A cervical spinal injury was fixated with halo traction and a femur fracture with internal fixation...
  17. doi request reprint Using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program and the Tennessee Surgical Quality Collaborative to improve surgical outcomes
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:709-14; discussion 714-6. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Creating an emergency general surgery service enhances the productivity of trauma surgeons, general surgeons and the hospital
    Mary T Austin
    Department of Surgery, the Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Trauma 58:906-10. 2005
    ..The objective of this report was to evaluate the impact of this new service on CCTS, general surgeons (GS) and the hospital...
  19. pmc Comparison of SNOMED CT versus Medcin terminology concept coverage for mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    Diane Montella
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Nashville, TN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:969-78. 2011
    ..Currently the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) uses the terminology SNOMED CT and the Department of Defense (DOD) uses Medcin...
  20. pmc O' surgery case log data, where art thou?
    Mayur B Patel
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 215:427-31. 2012
    ..Using the ACS Case Log, we have developed a method of data capture, categorization, and reporting of acute care surgery fellows' experiences...
  21. doi request reprint Re-evaluating the paradigm of early free flap coverage in lower extremity trauma
    J Bradford Hill
    School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Microsurgery 33:9-13. 2013
    ..053). These findings support that delays may be safely utilized to allow patient and wound optimization without negatively impacting outcomes in free tissue transfer...
  22. doi request reprint Selective nonoperative management of blunt splenic injury: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline
    Nicole A Stassen
    Practice Management Guideline Committee, Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S294-300. 2012
    ..Since that time, a large volume of literature on these topics has been published requiring a reevaluation of the current EAST guideline...
  23. doi request reprint Presumptive antibiotic use in tube thoracostomy for traumatic hemopneumothorax: an Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma practice management guideline
    Forrest O Moore
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S341-4. 2012
    ..The Practice Management Guidelines Committee of EAST has updated the 1998 guidelines to reflect current literature and practice...
  24. ncbi request reprint Pelvic radiography in blunt trauma resuscitation: a diminishing role
    Oscar D Guillamondegui
    Department of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Trauma 53:1043-7. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the necessity of obtaining an early PXR in stable trauma patients who will undergo CT scanning during the initial resuscitation...