Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Occult pneumothorax in trauma patients: development of an objective scoring systemMarc A de Moya
Department of Surgery, University of Miami Ryder Trauma Center, Miami, FL, USA
J Trauma 63:13-7. 2007..We conducted a 5-year review of our OPTX incidence and asked if an objective score could be developed to better quantify the OPTX. This in turn may guide the practitioner with the decision to observe these patients...
- Long-term outcome of acellular dermal matrix when used for large traumatic open abdomenMarc A de Moya
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Trauma 65:349-53. 2008..Previous studies have not examined the long-term outcomes in trauma patients with abdominal wall reconstructions...
- Colovesical fistula repair: is early Foley catheter removal safe?Marc A de Moya
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Surg Res 156:274-7. 2009..late removal of the Foley catheter after CVF repair secondary to diverticulitis. Our hypothesis was that early Foley catheter removal is not associated with increased complications, and postoperative cystogram is of low value...
- Blunt pulmonary contusion: admission computed tomography scan predicts mechanical ventilationMarc A de Moya
Division of Trauma Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Trauma 71:1543-7. 2011..Admission computed tomography (CT) may offer accurate characterization of BPC and early prediction of the need for mechanical ventilation (MV)...
- Pain as an indication for rib fixation: a bi-institutional pilot studyMarc de Moya
Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Trauma 71:1750-4. 2011..Further, we hypothesized that improved pain control would result in fewer pulmonary complications and decreased length of stay...
- Soft-tissue images. Proximal jejunal gastrointestinal stromal tumourMichael Cooke
Department of Surgery, Peter Lougheed Hospital, University of Calgary Calgary, Alta
Can J Surg 46:121. 2003