Chad A Krueger
Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
- Completing records-based research within the military: a user's guideChad A Krueger
Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
J Surg Orthop Adv 22:82-94. 2013..Although there are many obstacles that need to be overcome in order to successfully complete records-based research within the military, the authors hope this article will aid investigators in the completion of future projects...
- Ten years at war: comprehensive analysis of amputation trendsChad A Krueger
Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:S438-44. 2012..While multiple studies have examined amputations that have occurred during the current conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, none of these studies have provided an overarching characterization of all of these injuries...
- Characteristics and impact of animal models used for sports medicine researchChad A Krueger
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Rogers Brooke Dr, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
Orthopedics 35:e1410-5. 2012..This study shows that animal models used in sports medicine research lack uniformity in their methods and suggests that a publication bias may exist for animal research in the sports medicine literature...
- Prevalence of answers to orthopaedic in-training examination questions in 3 commonly used orthopedic review sourcesChad A Krueger
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, 3851 Roger Brooke Dr, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
Orthopedics 35:e1420-6. 2012..Residents using OB to review for the OITE will be exposed to significantly more answers of previously asked OITE questions than residents using MRO or COR (P<.0001)...
- Time-dependent effects of chlorhexidine soaks on grossly contaminated boneChad A Krueger
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
J Orthop Trauma 26:574-8. 2012..The purpose of this study was to quantify the reduction in the bacterial burden of grossly contaminated bone segments using different chlorhexidine (CHL) solutions. We hypothesized that 4% CHL would be the most efficient decontaminate...
- The bacterial contamination of surgical scrubsChad A Krueger
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Dr, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:E69-73. 2012..This study found that unworn scrubs harbored normal skin flora and scrubs worn for at least 24 hours have a higher burden of bacteria than unworn scrubs but not an increased incidence of contamination with MDR organisms...