M E Cinat
Affiliation: University of California
- Management of traumatic abdominal wall herniaChristopher T Lane
Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California, USA
Am Surg 69:73-6. 2003..TAWHs following high-energy trauma should undergo exploratory laparotomy through a midline incision. The defect should be repaired primarily and prosthetics avoided because of the high incidence of postoperative infection...
- Improved survival following massive transfusion in patients who have undergone traumaM E Cinat
Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange 92868, USA
Arch Surg 134:964-8; discussion 968-70. 1999..Survival following massive transfusion in patients who have undergone trauma has improved during the past 10 years...
- New advances in the use of antimicrobial agents in surgery: intra-abdominal infectionsM E Cinat
University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange 92868, USA
J Chemother 11:453-63. 1999..We predict the current trend toward the use of broad-spectrum single agent antimicrobials for therapy of intra-abdominal infection will continue...
- Determinants for successful percutaneous image-guided drainage of intra-abdominal abscessMarianne E Cinat
Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 City Dr, Bldg 53, Rte 81, Orange, CA 92868, USA
Arch Surg 137:845-9. 2002..Characteristics of intra-abdominal abscess can be used to predict successful outcome for percutaneous catheter drainage (PCD)...
- Significant correlation of trauma epidemiology with the economic conditions of a communityMarianne E Cinat
Department of Surgery, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, USA
Arch Surg 139:1350-5. 2004..Depressed economic conditions are associated with increased trauma and violent crime...
- Standard prophylactic enoxaparin dosing leads to inadequate anti-Xa levels and increased deep venous thrombosis rates in critically ill trauma and surgical patientsDarren Malinoski
Department of Surgery, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California 92868, USA
J Trauma 68:874-80. 2010..We hypothesized that low Anti-Xa levels would be found in critically ill trauma and surgical patients and that low levels would be associated with higher rates of DVT...
- Computed tomography angiography validates duplex sonographic evaluation of carotid artery stenosisMarianne E Cinat
University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange, California 92868, USA
Am Surg 69:842-7. 2003..It can accurately measure lumen stenosis, visualize plaque morphology, and is associated with fewer complications than conventional angiography...
- Successful management of occult pneumothorax without tube thoracostomy despite positive pressure ventilationCristobal Barrios
University of California, Irvine, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery, Orange, California, USA
Am Surg 74:958-61. 2008..31). This study demonstrates that a subset of patients with blunt occult pneumothorax requiring positive pressure ventilation may be safely managed without tube thoracostomy...