Matthew J Martin

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the critically ill or injured child
    Matthew J Martin
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    J Trauma 62:S84. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A decade of experience with a selective policy for direct to operating room trauma resuscitations
    Matthew Martin
    Division of Trauma, Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Surg 204:187-92. 2012
  3. doi request reprint National trends and outcomes for the surgical therapy of ileocolonic Crohn's disease: a population-based analysis of laparoscopic vs. open approaches
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1251-9. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Functional and survival outcomes in traumatic blunt thoracic aortic injuries: An analysis of the National Trauma Databank
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:988-94. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The significance of penetrating gluteal injuries: an analysis of the Operation Iraqi Freedom experience
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:61-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The use of temporary abdominal closure in low-risk trauma patients: helpful or harmful?
    Matthew J Martin
    Division of Trauma, Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:601-6; discussion 606-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the risk of noncontiguous fractures of the spine in blunt trauma
    Daniel William Nelson
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:135-9. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Colonic ischemia complicating open vs endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Robert Jason T Perry
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:272-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Continuous noninvasive tissue oximetry in the early evaluation of the combat casualty: a prospective study
    Alec C Beekley
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    J Trauma 69:S14-25. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Incidence of low vitamin A levels and ocular symptoms after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Matthew J Eckert
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98341, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:653-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the critically ill or injured child
    Matthew J Martin
    Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA, USA
    J Trauma 62:S84. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A decade of experience with a selective policy for direct to operating room trauma resuscitations
    Matthew Martin
    Division of Trauma, Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Surg 204:187-92. 2012
    ..The standard paradigm for acutely injured patients involves evaluation in an emergency department (ED). Our center has employed a policy for bypassing the ED and proceeding directly to the operating room (OR) based on prehospital criteria...
  3. doi request reprint National trends and outcomes for the surgical therapy of ileocolonic Crohn's disease: a population-based analysis of laparoscopic vs. open approaches
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 13:1251-9. 2009
    ..The laparoscopic approach to Crohn's disease has demonstrated benefits in several small series. We sought to examine its use and outcomes on a national level...
  4. doi request reprint Functional and survival outcomes in traumatic blunt thoracic aortic injuries: An analysis of the National Trauma Databank
    Zachary M Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Wash, USA
    J Vasc Surg 49:988-94. 2009
    ..Utilizing a nationwide database, we determined the incidence of BAI, and analyzed both functional and survival outcomes at discharge compared with matched controls...
  5. doi request reprint The significance of penetrating gluteal injuries: an analysis of the Operation Iraqi Freedom experience
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Surg Educ 65:61-6. 2008
    ..Although penetrating gluteal injuries rarely are life-threatening, the risk for concomitant injury to regional anatomic structures warrants additional evaluation. We analyzed factors affecting the management and outcomes of these injuries...
  6. doi request reprint The use of temporary abdominal closure in low-risk trauma patients: helpful or harmful?
    Matthew J Martin
    Division of Trauma, Legacy Emanuel Medical Center, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:601-6; discussion 606-8. 2012
    ..However, there is growing concern that TAC is being overutilized. We sought to identify less severely injured patients who underwent TAC and to compare their outcomes with patients managed with a single-stage laparotomy (SSL)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the risk of noncontiguous fractures of the spine in blunt trauma
    Daniel William Nelson
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:135-9. 2013
    ..We sought to determine the incidence of NC spinal fractures and the relationship between injury pattern and mechanism...
  8. doi request reprint Colonic ischemia complicating open vs endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
    Robert Jason T Perry
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    J Vasc Surg 48:272-7. 2008
    ..We sought to analyze factors that affect the development of CI on the basis of type of repair as well as associated outcomes from a large nationwide database...
  9. doi request reprint Continuous noninvasive tissue oximetry in the early evaluation of the combat casualty: a prospective study
    Alec C Beekley
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    J Trauma 69:S14-25. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Incidence of low vitamin A levels and ocular symptoms after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Matthew J Eckert
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98341, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 6:653-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the incidence of vitamin A deficiency after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and to correlate the laboratory findings with ocular symptoms potentially related to vitamin A deficiency...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparison of open versus closed techniques using the Harmonic Scalpel in outpatient hemorrhoid surgery
    Vance Y Sohn
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Building 9040 A, Fitzsimmons Drive, Tacoma, WA 98437, USA
    Mil Med 173:689-92. 2008
    ..Surgical excision using the Harmonic Scalpel is a modern technique for symptomatic third- and fourth-degree hemorrhoids. The resulting mucosal defect is then left open or sutured closed depending on surgeon preference...
  12. doi request reprint Bowel obstruction in bariatric and nonbariatric patients: major differences in management strategies and outcome
    Matthew J Martin
    Department of Surgery, Bariatric Surgical Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, 98431, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 7:263-9. 2011
    ..Postoperative bowel obstruction is a common condition with standard management algorithms. Bowel obstruction after bariatric surgery could require markedly different management strategies and have different outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Efficacy of three topical hemostatic agents applied by medics in a lethal groin injury model
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery and the Andersen Simulation Center, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Res 154:258-61. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the efficacy of three chitosan based hemostatic agents in a lethal groin injury model when applied by combat medic first responders...
  14. doi request reprint Recombinant factor VIIa is effective at reversing coagulopathy in a lactic acidosis model
    Richard N Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:123-9. 2012
    ..Because of in vitro testing and retrospective series, current recommendations advise correcting acidosis before administering recombinant factor VII (rFVIIa)...
  15. doi request reprint Hypoxemic versus normoxemic reperfusion in a large animal model of severe ischemia-reperfusion injury
    Ryan K Lehmann
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Res 166:194-8. 2011
    ..We sought to examine the effects of a hypoxemic reperfusion strategy in a large animal model of severe truncal ischemia...
  16. doi request reprint Predicting resource needs for multiple and mass casualty events in combat: lessons learned from combat support hospital experience in Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Alec C Beekley
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Trauma 66:S129-37. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that the number of evacuated casualties from a combat-related multiple casualty event provides an initial baseline estimate of the number of blood products required for the event...
  17. doi request reprint A new and simplified technique for laparoscopic gastric bypass in a residency training program: decreased resource utilization and enhanced training
    Matthew J Martin
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 A Fitzsimmons Ave, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 145:844-51. 2010
    ..Teaching programs must balance resident training and participation with resource utilization, patient safety, and outcomes. We prospectively studied a new simplified LGB technique (S-LGB) in a residency training program...
  18. doi request reprint Training surgeons and the informed consent process: routine disclosure of trainee participation and its effect on patient willingness and consent rates
    Christopher R Porta
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Health System, 9040 A Fitzsimmons Ave, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 147:57-62. 2012
    ..To examine patient perceptions and willingness to participate in resident education and to assess the effect on patient willingness and consent rates...
  19. doi request reprint Bioprosthetic repair of complex duodenal injury in a porcine model
    Matthew J Eckert
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Trauma 66:103-9. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the efficacy of a bioprosthetic repair for large duodenal wounds in a porcine model...
  20. doi request reprint Incidental pathologic findings in open resectional gastric bypass specimens with routine cholecystectomy and appendectomy
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 4:608-11. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of abnormal findings of the extirpated, gallbladder, appendix, and distal stomach after gastric bypass surgery...
  21. doi request reprint Laparoscopy impacts outcomes favorably following colectomy for ulcerative colitis: a critical analysis of the ACS-NSQIP database
    Marlin W Causey
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Ft Lewis, WA, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:603-9. 2013
    ..The surgical management of ulcerative colitis (UC) often involves complex operations. We investigated the outcome of patients who underwent surgery for UC by analyzing a nationwide database...
  22. doi request reprint Analysis of obesity-related outcomes and bariatric failure rates with the duodenal switch vs gastric bypass for morbid obesity
    Daniel W Nelson
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Ft Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Arch Surg 147:847-54. 2012
    ..To compare the outcomes of a large cohort undergoing biliopancreatic diversion/duodenal switch (DS) vs gastric bypass (GB)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Colon and rectal injuries during Operation Iraqi Freedom: are there any changing trends in management or outcome?
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:870-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze management and clinical outcomes from a cohort of patients suffering colorectal injuries...
  24. doi request reprint Expanding use of emergency endovascular repair for ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms: disparities in outcomes from a nationwide perspective
    Kelly Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    J Vasc Surg 47:1165-70; discussion 1170-1. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the national trends in use and associated outcomes with EVAR...
  25. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein level and traditional vascular risk factors in the prediction of carotid stenosis
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    Arch Surg 142:1066-71. 2007
    ..There is no relationship between C-reactive protein (CRP) level and the presence and degree of carotid stenosis (null hypothesis)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Trauma team activation: simplified criteria safely reduces overtriage
    Ryan K Lehmann
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 A Fitzsimmons Ave, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Am J Surg 193:630-4; discussion 634-5. 2007
    ..Our current trauma triage system uses patient and scene variables within a 3-tiered trauma response system. Our purpose was to evaluate the accuracy of the current system and to identify the most reliable variables for trauma triage...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pretransplant bariatric surgery: a new indication?
    Matthew J Martin
    Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington, USA
    Surg Obes Relat Dis 3:648-51. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic vs open colectomy for colon cancer: results from a large nationwide population-based analysis
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 12:583-91. 2008
    ..Laparoscopic colectomy has only recently become an accepted technique for the treatment of colon cancer. We sought to analyze factors that affect the type of resection performed and associated outcomes from a large nationwide database...
  29. pmc Superior mesenteric vein thrombosis following laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington 98431, USA
    JSLS 7:159-63. 2003
    ..Possible mechanisms are discussed along with a review of the pertinent literature...
  30. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative use of isosulfan blue in the treatment of persistent lymphatic leaks
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 186:9-12. 2003
    ..We determined the ability of isosulfan blue (Lymphazurin) use to identify and help ligate offending lymphatics, and compared postoperative complication rates and length of stay versus nonoperative therapy alone...
  31. ncbi request reprint Flexible endorectal ultrasound for predicting pathologic stage of rectal cancers
    Scott R Steele
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 184:126-30. 2002
    ..Most often, a rigid 360-degree rotating probe is used. We studied whether flexible probes could attain equivalent accuracy for bowel wall penetration...
  32. ncbi request reprint Vena cava filters in surgery and trauma
    Matthew J Martin
    Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 87:1229-52, xi-xii. 2007
    ..The authors discuss the available data regarding indications, efficacy, and outcomes to assist the surgeon in deciding when to use this technology...
  33. ncbi request reprint Use of serum bicarbonate measurement in place of arterial base deficit in the surgical intensive care unit
    Matthew J Martin
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Arch Surg 140:745-51. 2005
    ..Serum bicarbonate (HCO(3)) measurement may accurately and reliably be substituted for the arterial base deficit (BD) assay in the surgical intensive care unit (ICU)...
  34. ncbi request reprint A case-match analysis of failed prior bariatric procedures converted to resectional gastric bypass
    Matthew J Martin
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, MCHJ SGY, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 187:666-70; discussion 670-1. 2004
    ..The outcome of a standardized surgical approach to this problem has not been well described. Conversion of failed bariatric procedures to a resectional gastric bypass (RGB) can achieve symptomatic relief and acceptable weight loss...
  35. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage and outcomes among patients with traumatic popliteal vascular injury: an analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank
    Philip S Mullenix
    General Surgery Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    J Vasc Surg 44:94-100. 2006
    ..Popliteal arterial trauma carries the greatest risk of limb loss of any peripheral vascular injury. The purpose of this study was to analyze outcomes after popliteal arterial injuries and identify factors contributing to disability...
  36. ncbi request reprint Discordance between lactate and base deficit in the surgical intensive care unit: which one do you trust?
    Matthew J Martin
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 191:625-30. 2006
    ..Both lactate and base deficit (BD) are used as predictors of injury severity and mortality. We examined the significance of these measures when used in combination, and particularly when they provide conflicting data...
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of intraoperative touch preparation analysis of sentinel lymph nodes for axillary metastasis in breast cancer
    Philip S Mullenix
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Reid Street, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Am J Surg 185:420-4. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Serum bicarbonate may replace the arterial base deficit in the trauma intensive care unit
    Elizabeth FitzSullivan
    Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County USC Medical Center, 1200 North State Street, Room 10 750, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Surg 190:941-6. 2005
    ..Serum bicarbonate (HCO3) is routinely obtained as part of the chemistry panel on most admissions. We hypothesized that serum HCO3 strongly correlates with arterial BD and provides equivalent predictive information...
  39. ncbi request reprint Gynecomastia: complications of the subcutaneous mastectomy
    Scott R Steele
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington 98431, USA
    Am Surg 68:210-3. 2002
    ..14). We found a relatively high complication rate in subcutaneous mastectomy for gynecomastia. Most complications are minor with no long-term effect. Drain placement was the only risk factor associated with postoperative complications...
  40. ncbi request reprint Is parastomal hernia repair with polypropylene mesh safe?
    Scott R Steele
    General Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 185:436-40. 2003
    ..Concern over the safety of polypropylene mesh in parastomal hernia repairs has led some to avoid its use. We reviewed our rate of complications and outcomes with polypropylene mesh...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mathematical program for outcome prediction and therapeutic support for trauma beginning within 1 hr of admission: a preliminary report
    William C Shoemaker
    Laboratory of Applied Pharmacokinetics, LAC USC Medical Center, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1499-506. 2005
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Secondary operations are frequently required to complete the surgical phase of therapy in the era of breast conservation and sentinel lymph node biopsy
    Philip S Mullenix
    Department of General Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Reid St, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Am J Surg 187:643-6. 2004
    ..The number of operations required to complete the surgical phase of therapy with BCT has not been widely reported...
  43. ncbi request reprint The effect of obesity on bioimpedance cardiac index
    Carlos V R Brown
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, University of Southern California and the Los Angeles County Medical Center, 1200 North State St, Room 9900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Am J Surg 189:547-50; discussion 550-1. 2005
    ..However, it is unclear if this technique can be used reliably in critically injured obese patients because of increased body habitus and chest wall mass...