Robert M Rush

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management of complex extremity injuries: tourniquets, compartment syndrome detection, fasciotomy, and amputation care
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 92:987-1007, ix. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Supporting the Global War on Terror: a tale of two campaigns featuring the 250th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne)
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 189:564-70; discussion 570. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Extremity vascular injuries on the battlefield: tips for surgeons deploying to war
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Department of Surgery General Surgery Services, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    J Trauma 60:432-42. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Application of the Mangled Extremity Severity Score in a combat setting
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Mil Med 172:777-81. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint From the combat medic to the forward surgical team: the Madigan model for improving trauma readiness of brigade combat teams fighting the Global War on Terror
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431
    J Surg Res 138:25-31. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of damage-control principles for penetrating pelvic battlefield trauma
    Zachary Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Reid St, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 191:604-9. 2006
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Training physicians for combat casualty care on the modern battlefield
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:199-203. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing humanitarian care and the treatment of local patients within the deployed military medical system: casualty referral limitations
    Marlin Causey
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 203:574-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Perceived effects of deployments on surgeon and physician skills in the US Army Medical Department
    Shad H Deering
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Andersen Simulation Center, Madigan Army Medical Center, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 201:666-72. 2011

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Management of complex extremity injuries: tourniquets, compartment syndrome detection, fasciotomy, and amputation care
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 92:987-1007, ix. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Supporting the Global War on Terror: a tale of two campaigns featuring the 250th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne)
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 189:564-70; discussion 570. 2005
    ..Forward Surgical Teams (FSTs) are 20-person units designed to perform front-line, life-saving combat surgery. This study compares the employment, injuries encountered, and workload of an airborne FST in two widely varying campaigns...
  3. ncbi request reprint Extremity vascular injuries on the battlefield: tips for surgeons deploying to war
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Department of Surgery General Surgery Services, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    J Trauma 60:432-42. 2006
    ..The combat-experienced military surgeon, a fraction of those in uniform until recently, rarely has had the opportunity to convey lessons learned to the newly indoctrinated war surgeon. The purpose of this review is to do exactly that...
  4. ncbi request reprint Application of the Mangled Extremity Severity Score in a combat setting
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Mil Med 172:777-81. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the Mangled Extremity Severity Score (MESS) in a combat setting...
  5. ncbi request reprint From the combat medic to the forward surgical team: the Madigan model for improving trauma readiness of brigade combat teams fighting the Global War on Terror
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431
    J Surg Res 138:25-31. 2007
    ..Medics assigned to combat units have a notable paucity of trauma experience. Our goal was to provide intense trauma refresher training for the conventional combat medic to better prepare them for combat casualty care in the War on Terror...
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of damage-control principles for penetrating pelvic battlefield trauma
    Zachary Arthurs
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040A Reid St, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 191:604-9. 2006
    ..The patients often present in physiologic extremis, and their injury-site patterns frequently include soft tissue, pelvic fractures, genitourinary tract, rectum, vascular structures, and intra-abdominal viscera...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Training physicians for combat casualty care on the modern battlefield
    Vance Y Sohn
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Educ 64:199-203. 2007
    ..The goal was to assess the effectiveness of an intense modular trauma refresher course for nonsurgical physicians deploying to a combat zone...
  9. doi request reprint Factors influencing humanitarian care and the treatment of local patients within the deployed military medical system: casualty referral limitations
    Marlin Causey
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Am J Surg 203:574-7. 2012
    ..Humanitarian medical care is an essential task of the deployed military health care system. The purpose of this study was to analyze referral acceptance in treating injured local national patients during Operation Enduring Freedom...
  10. doi request reprint Perceived effects of deployments on surgeon and physician skills in the US Army Medical Department
    Shad H Deering
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Andersen Simulation Center, Madigan Army Medical Center, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 201:666-72. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the perceived changes in clinical skills in this deployed population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Surgical support for low-intensity conflict, limited warfare, and special operations
    Robert M Rush
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:727-52. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Forward surgical team (FST) workload in a special operations environment: the 250th FST in Operation ENDURING FREEDOM
    Ronald J Place
    250th Forward Surgical Team Airborne, Combined Joint Special Operation Task Force South, Kandahar, Afghanistan
    Curr Surg 60:418-22. 2003
    ..This report examines the injuries and treatments of an FST in an environment of unconventional tactics, limited personal protection, and extended areas of responsibility during Operation ENDURING FREEDOM...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Hemostasis in a noncompressible hemorrhage model: an end-user evaluation of hemostatic agents in a proximal arterial injury
    Steven Satterly
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Healthcare System, Tacoma, Washington 98431, USA
    J Surg Educ 70:206-11. 2013
    ..3. Our hypothesis was that prior medical training would be directly linked to improved hemostatic outcomes in noncompressible hemorrhage indepen- dent of dressing used...
  15. ncbi request reprint The military surgeon and the war on terrorism: a Zollinger legacy
    Jerry W Pratt
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Element, Keesler Medical Center, 81 MSGS SGCQT, 301 Fisher St, Keesler AFB, MS 39534, USA
    Am J Surg 186:292-5. 2003
    ..After September 11, 2001, the medical services of the United States Air Force and Army were deployed to support combat casualties incurred during the war on terrorism...