Research Output 2005 2018

  • 1100 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 115 Article
  • 4 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
2018

“No zone” approach in penetrating neck trauma reduces unnecessary computed tomography angiography and negative explorations

Ibraheem, K., Khan, M., Rhee, P., Azim, A., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N. & Joseph, B. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 221, p. 113-120 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Neck
Wounds and Injuries
Computed Tomography Angiography
Therapeutics
Physical Examination
2017
1 Citations
Trauma Centers
Health Personnel
Delivery of Health Care
Patient Satisfaction
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Hemopneumothorax
Hemothorax
Trauma Centers
Catheters
Prospective Studies

Big for Small; Validating Brain Injury Guidelines in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury

Azim, A., Jehan, F. S., Rhee, P., O’Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Kulvatunyou, N., Latifi, R. & Joseph, B. Jun 6 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Brain Injuries
Referral and Consultation
Guidelines
Pediatrics
Traumatic Brain Injury

Decompressive craniectomy vs. craniotomy only for intracranial hemorrhage evacuation: a propensity matched study

Jehan, F., Azim, A., Rhee, P., Khan, M., Gries, L., OʼKeeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A. & Joseph, B. Jul 15 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Decompressive Craniectomy
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Craniotomy
Glasgow Coma Scale
Traumatic Brain Injury

Early thromboprophylaxis with low-molecular-weight heparin is safe in patients with pelvic fracture managed nonoperatively

Jehan, F., O'Keeffe, T., Khan, M., Chi, A., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Gries, L. & Joseph, B. Nov 1 2017 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 219, p. 360-365 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Low Molecular Weight Heparin
Hemorrhage
Hemoglobins
Erythrocytes
Venous Thrombosis

Geriatric rescue after surgery (GRAS) score to predict failure-to-rescue in geriatric emergency general surgery patients

Khan, M., Azim, A., O'Keeffe, T., Jehan, F., Kulvatunyou, N., Santino, C., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Gries, L. & Joseph, B. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Geriatrics
Emergencies
Weights and Measures
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Statistical Factor Analysis

How does marijuana affect outcomes after trauma in ICU patients? A propensity-matched analysis

Singer, M., Azim, A., O'Keeffe, T., Khan, M., Jain, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Gries, L., Jehan, F., Tang, A. & Joseph, B. Nov 1 2017 In : The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 83, 5, p. 846-849 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cannabis
Intensive Care Units
Wounds and Injuries
Mortality
Artificial Respiration
6 Citations

Improving mortality in trauma laparotomy through the evolution of damage control resuscitation: Analysis of 1,030 consecutive trauma laparotomies

Joseph, B., Azim, A., Zangbar, B., Bauman, Z., O'Keeffe, T., Ibraheem, K., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Feb 1 2017 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 82, 2, p. 328-333 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Resuscitation
Laparotomy
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries
crystalloid solutions

Primary repair for pediatric colonic injury; are there differences among adult and pediatric trauma centers?

Khan, M., Jehan, F., O'Keeffe, T., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B. Dec 1 2017 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 220, p. 176-181 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Trauma Centers
Pediatrics
Wounds and Injuries
Colostomy
Length of Stay
1 Citations

Survival benefits of remote ischemic conditioning in sepsis

Joseph, B., Khalil, M., Hashmi, A., Hecker, L., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Jun 1 2017 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 213, p. 131-137 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Lipopolysaccharides
Sepsis
Injections
Ischemic Postconditioning
Kaplan-Meier Estimate

The impact of Glasgow Coma Scale–age prognosis score on geriatric traumatic brain injury outcomes

Khan, M., O'Keeffe, T., Jehan, F., Kulvatunyou, N., Kattaa, A., Gries, L., Tang, A. & Joseph, B. Aug 1 2017 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 216, p. 109-114 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Glasgow Coma Scale
Geriatrics
Traumatic Brain Injury
Mortality
Skilled Nursing Facilities
2016
5 Citations

Antibiotics for appendicitis! Not so fast

Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Orouji Jokar, T., Kuvatunyou, N., O’Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Hassan, A., Gries, L., Latifi, R. & Joseph, B. Mar 8 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Appendicitis
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Abscess
Inpatients
Databases
2 Citations

Gunshot wounds: A review of ballistics, bullets, weapons and myths

Rhee, P., Moore, E. E. E., Joseph, B., Tang, A., Pandit, V. & Vercruysse, G. Mar 15 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

3 Citations

Identifying potential utility of REBOA: An autopsy study

Joseph, B., Ibraheem, K., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., O’Keeffe, T., Bauman, Z. M., Green, D. J. J., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. May 18 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Balloon Occlusion
Aorta
Autopsy
Wounds and Injuries
Thoracotomy
2 Citations

Injury prevention programs against distracted driving among students

Joseph, B., Haider, A., Hassan, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Bains, S., Tang, A., Zangbar, B., OʼKeeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Gries, L. & Rhee, P. Mar 7 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Students
Wounds and Injuries
Distracted Driving
Observation
Text Messaging
5 Citations

Metoprolol improves survival in severe traumatic brain injury independent of heart rate control

Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Joseph, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Friese, R. S. & O'Keeffe, T. Feb 1 2016 In : The Journal of surgical research. 200, 2, p. 586-592 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Metoprolol
Heart Rate
Survival
Traumatic Brain Injury
Intensive Care Units

Outcomes in Trauma Patients with Isolated Epidural Hemorrhage: A Single-Institution Retrospective Cohort Study

Zangbar, B., Serack, B., Rhee, P., Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Friese, R. S., Haider, A. A. & Tang, A. L. Dec 1 2016 In : The American surgeon. 82, 12, p. 1209-1214 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Hemorrhage
Wounds and Injuries
Length of Stay
1 Citations

Ratio-based Resuscitation in Trauma Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury: Is There a Similar Effect?

Jokar, T. O. R., Khalil, M., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A. & Joseph, B. Mar 1 2016 In : The American surgeon. 82, 3, p. 271-277 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Resuscitation
Wounds and Injuries
Traumatic Brain Injury
Blood Transfusion
Survival

Re: The term "shrapnel" is perfectly appropriate in modern usage

Rhee, P., Moore, E. E., Joseph, B., Tang, A. & Vercruysse, G. Nov 1 2016 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 5, p. 992 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

4 Citations

Revitalizing Vital Signs: The Role of Delta Shock Index

Joseph, B., Haider, A., Ibraheem, K., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Azim, A., O’Keeffe, T., Gries, L., Vercruysse, G. & Rhee, P. Mar 28 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Shock (Augusta, Ga.).

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Vital Signs
Shock
Mortality
Hospital Emergency Service
Wounds and Injuries
2 Citations

Stress among surgical attending physicians and trainees: A quantitative assessment during trauma activation and emergency surgeries

Joseph, B., Parvaneh, S., Swartz, T., Haider, A. A., Hassan, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Latifi, R., Najafi, B. & Rhee, P. Oct 1 2016 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 4, p. 723-728 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Emergencies
Physicians
Wounds and Injuries
Surgeons
Heart Rate
2 Citations

Substituting systolic blood pressure with shock index in the National Trauma Triage Protocol

Haider, A. A., Azim, A., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Ibraheem, K., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Iftikhar, H., Vercruysse, G. & Joseph, B. Dec 1 2016 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 6, p. 1136-1141 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Triage
Shock
Blood Pressure
Wounds and Injuries
Trauma Centers
3 Citations

The impact of patient protection and Affordable Care Act on trauma care: A step in the right direction

Joseph, B., Haider, A. A., Azim, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Latifi, R., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Sep 1 2016 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 3, p. 427-434 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Wounds and Injuries
Direction compound
Trauma Centers
Insurance Coverage
6 Citations

Trauma center variation in the management of pediatric patients with blunt abdominal solid organ injury: A national trauma data bank analysis

Safavi, A., Skarsgard, E. D., Rhee, P., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B. Mar 1 2016 In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 3, p. 499-502 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Trauma Centers
Databases
Pediatrics
Wounds and Injuries
Kidney
2015
5 Citations

Adverse effects of admission blood alcohol on long-term cognitive function in patients with traumatic brain injury

Joseph, B., Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., O'Keeffe, T., Asif, A., Tang, A., Green, D. J., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Feb 1 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 78, 2, p. 403-408 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cognition
Alcohols
Traumatic Brain Injury
Wounds and Injuries
Blood Alcohol Content
6 Citations

A multi-institution prospective observational study of small bowel obstruction: Clinical and computerized tomography predictors of which patients may require early surgery

Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., Moutamn, S., Inaba, K., Chouliaras, K., Demoya, M., Naraghi, L., Kalb, B., Arif, H., Sravanthi, R., Joseph, B., Gries, L., Tang, A. L. & Rhee, P. Sep 5 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 3, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Observational Studies
Tomography
Prospective Studies
Adhesives
Odds Ratio
5 Citations

An acute care surgery dilemma: Emergent laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients on aspirin therapy

Joseph, B., Rawashdeh, B., Aziz, H., Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., Jehangir, Q., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Apr 1 2015 In : American Journal of Surgery. 209, 4, p. 689-694 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Aspirin
Therapeutics
Cholecystectomy
Anemia
2 Citations
Traumatic Brain Injury
Nervous System
Head
Glasgow Coma Scale
Trauma Centers

Blunt bilateral diaphragmatic rupture-A right side can be easily missed

Michailidou, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Joseph, B., Gries, L., Friese, R. S., Green, D., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A. L., Vercruysse, G. & Rhee, P. Dec 1 2015 In : Trauma Case Reports. 1, 9-12, p. 84-87 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Rupture
Incidence
Wounds and Injuries
16 Citations

Certified acute care surgery programs improve outcomes in patients undergoing emergency surgery: A nationwide analysis

Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Gries, L., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B. Jul 3 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 1, p. 60-64 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Emergencies
Trauma Centers
Length of Stay
Mortality
Appendectomy
1 Citations

Changing paradigms in the management of 2184 patients with traumatic brain injury

Joseph, B., Haider, A. A., Pandit, V., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T. & Rhee, P. Sep 1 2015 In : Annals of Surgery. 262, 3, p. 440-446 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Traumatic Brain Injury
Wounds and Injuries
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Trauma Centers
Length of Stay

Clinical outcomes in patients on preinjury ibuprofen with traumatic brain injury

Zangbar, B., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Khalil, M., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Gries, L., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B. Jun 1 2015 In : American Journal of Surgery. 209, 6, p. 921-926 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ibuprofen
Traumatic Brain Injury
Head
Tomography
Traumatic Brain Hemorrhage
3 Citations

Early autologous fresh whole blood transfusion leads to less allogeneic transfusions and is safe

Rhee, P., Inaba, K., Pandit, V., Khalil, M., Siboni, S., Vercruysse, G., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Asif, A., O'Keeffe, T. & Joseph, B. Apr 4 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 78, 4, p. 729-734 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Autologous Blood Transfusions
Blood Transfusion
Wounds and Injuries
Hemothorax
International Normalized Ratio
9 Citations

Early thromboembolic prophylaxis in patients with blunt solid abdominal organ injuries undergoing nonoperative management: Is it safe?

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Harrison, C., Lubin, D., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D. J., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Jan 1 2015 In : American Journal of Surgery. 209, 1, p. 194-198 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Abdominal Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Injury Severity Score
Hemorrhage
Blood Pressure
5 Citations

Factors associated with failure-to-rescue in patients undergoing trauma laparotomy

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Haider, A. A., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Aug 1 2015 In : Surgery. 158, 2, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Laparotomy
Wounds and Injuries
Resuscitation
Abbreviated Injury Scale
Abdominal Injuries
3 Citations

Hips don't lie: Waist-to-hip ratio in trauma patients

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R. S., Orouji Jokar, T., Vercruysse, G., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Dec 1 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 6, p. 1055-1061 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Waist-Hip Ratio
Hip
Wounds and Injuries
Mortality
Body Fat Distribution
2 Citations

Identifying the broken heart: Predictors of mortality and morbidity in suspected blunt cardiac injury

Joseph, B., Jokar, T. O., Khalil, M., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., Zeeshan, M., O'Keeffe, T., Abbas, D., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Jun 5 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Morbidity
Mortality
Myocardial Contusions
Wounds and Injuries
Electrocardiography
1 Citations

Impact of Hemorrhagic Shock on Pituitary Function

Joseph, B., Haider, A. A., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Khreiss, M., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R. & Rhee, P. Aug 1 2015 In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 221, 2, p. 502-508 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hemorrhagic Shock
Hydrocortisone
Blood Pressure
Pituitary Hormones
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
7 Citations

Improving hospital quality and costs in nonoperative traumatic brain injury the role of acute care surgeons

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., Aziz, H., Vercruysse, G., O'Keeffe, T., Freise, R. S. & Rhee, P. Sep 1 2015 In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 9, p. 866-872 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospital Costs
Guidelines
Traumatic Brain Injury
Surgeons
Brain Injuries

Increasing organ donation after cardiac death in trauma patients

Joseph, B., Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Orouji Jokar, T., Cheaito, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Sep 1 2015 In : American Journal of Surgery. 210, 3, p. 468-472 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tissue and Organ Procurement
Wounds and Injuries
Tissue Donors
compound A 12
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
10 Citations

Intracranial pressure monitor in patients with traumatic brain injury

Tang, A., Pandit, V., Fennell, V., Jones, T., Joseph, B., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Apr 1 2015 In : Journal of Surgical Research. 194, 2, p. 565-570 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Intracranial Pressure
Traumatic Brain Injury
Guidelines
Blood Pressure
Cerebrovascular Circulation
7 Citations

Mild traumatic brain injury defined by Glasgow Coma Scale: Is it really mild?

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Aziz, H., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Green, D. J., Haider, A., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Jan 1 2015 In : Brain Injury. 29, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Brain Concussion
Glasgow Coma Scale
Glasgow
Traumatic Brain Injury
Head
1 Citations

Obesity and trauma mortality: Sizing up the risks in motor vehicle crashes

Joseph, B., Hadeed, S., Haider, A. A., Ditillo, M., Joseph, A., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Jul 15 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Obesity Research and Clinical Practice.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Morbid Obesity
Motor Vehicles
Obesity
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries
10 Citations

Overuse of helicopter transport in the minimally injured: A health care system problem that should be corrected

Vercruysse, G. A., Friese, R. S., Khalil, M., Ibrahim-Zada, I., Zangbar, B., Hashmi, A., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N., Green, D. J., Gries, L., Joseph, B. & Rhee, P. M. Mar 6 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 78, 3, p. 510-515 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aircraft
Delivery of Health Care
Length of Stay
Costs and Cost Analysis
Mortality

Predictors of failure in the Advanced Trauma Life Support course

Mobily, M., Branco, B. C., Joseph, B., Hernandez, N., Catalano, R. D., Judkins, D. G., Green, D. J., Kulvatunyou, N., Rhee, P. & Tang, A. L. Nov 1 2015 In : American Journal of Surgery. 210, 5, p. 942-946 5 p., 11518

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Advanced Trauma Life Support Care
Critical Care
Health Personnel
Language
Logistic Models
1 Citations

Prevalence of domestic violence among trauma patients

Joseph, B., Khalil, M., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Pandit, V., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Gries, L., Friese, R. S., Rhee, P. & Davis, J. W. Dec 1 2015 In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 12, p. 1177-1183 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Domestic Violence
Wounds and Injuries
Trauma Centers
Databases
Mandatory Testing
11 Citations

Secondary brain injury in trauma patients: The effects of remote ischemic conditioning

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Tang, A., O'keeffe, T., Gries, L., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. Apr 4 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 78, 4, p. 698-705 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Brain Injuries
Wounds and Injuries
Traumatic Brain Injury
Phosphopyruvate Hydratase
Biomarkers
6 Citations

The current concepts in management of animal (dog, cat, snake, scorpion) and human bite wounds

Aziz, H., Rhee, P., Pandit, V., Tang, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B. Mar 6 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 78, 3, p. 641-648 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

The elimination of anastomosis in open trauma vascular reconstruction: A novel technique using an animal model

Tang, A. L., Diven, C., Zangbar, B., Lubin, D., Joseph, B., Green, D. J., Kulvatunyou, N., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S., O’Keeffe, T. & Rhee, P. Oct 19 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Stents
Blood Vessels
Animal Models
Wounds and Injuries
Sutures