Bellal A Joseph

  • 3614 Citations
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20092020

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2016

Reply: Seasonal Variation in Emergency General Surgery: Why is February Underrepresented?

Joseph, B. A., Rhee, P. M. & Zangbar, B., Jan 7 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus 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., Sep 1 2016, In : Shock. 46, 3S, p. 50-54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Seasonal variation in emergency general surgery

Zangbar, B., Rhee, P. M., Pandit, V., Hsu, C-H., Khalil, M., Okeeffe, T. S., Neumayer, L. A. & Joseph, B. A., 2016, In : Annals of Surgery. 263, 1, p. 76-81 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

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

Haider, A. A., Azim, A., Rhee, P. M., 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: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

The impact of frailty on failure-to-rescue in geriatric trauma patients: A prospective study

Joseph, B. A., Phelan, H., Hassan, A., Orouji Jokar, T., Okeeffe, T. S., Azim, A., Gries, L., Kulvatunyou, N., Latifi, R. . & Rhee, P. M., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 6, p. 1150-1155 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus 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. M., Sep 1 2016, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 3, p. 427-434 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

The surgeon’s burnout: How to deal with it

Joseph, B. & Jokar, T. O., Jan 1 2016, Surgical Decision Making: Beyond the Evidence Based Surgery. Springer International Publishing, p. 227-232 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus 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. M., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B. A., Mar 1 2016, In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 51, 3, p. 499-502 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Upper-Extremity Function Predicts Adverse Health Outcomes among Older Adults Hospitalized for Ground-Level Falls

Joseph, B. A., Toosizadeh, N., Orouji Jokar, T., Heusser, M. R., Mohler, M. J. & Najafi, B., Dec 10 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Gerontology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2015

A comparison of video laryngoscopy to direct laryngoscopy for the emergency intubation of trauma patients

Michailidou, M., O'Keeffe, T., Mosier, J. M., Friese, R. S., Joseph, B., Rhee, P. & Sakles, J. C., Mar 2015, In : World journal of surgery. 39, 3, p. 782-788 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Age and obesity are independent predictors of bile duct injuries in patients undergoing laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Joseph, B., Jie, T. & Ong, E., Jul 5 2015, In : World journal of surgery. 39, 7, p. 1804-1808 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus 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. T., Arif, H., Sravanthi, R., Joseph, B. A., Gries, L., Tang, A. . & Rhee, P. M., Sep 5 2015, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 3, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations

Analyzing the effects of alcohol on adolescent trauma using the National Trauma Data Bank

Aziz, H., Siordia, J. A., Rhee, P. M., Pandit, V., Okeeffe, T. S., Kulvatunyou, N. & Joseph, B. A., Sep 5 2015, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 3, p. 463-467 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
4 Scopus citations

Beauty parlor stroke syndrome: A rare entity in a Trauma patient

Zangbar, B., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Haider, A. A., Khalil, M. & Joseph, B., Mar 1 2015, In : American Surgeon. 81, 3, p. E120-E122

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Scopus citations

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: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

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

Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Rhee, P. M., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Tang, A. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Gries, L., Vercruysse, G. ., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B. A., Jul 3 2015, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 1, p. 60-64 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

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

Joseph, B. A., Haider, A. A., Pandit, V., Tang, A. ., Kulvatunyou, N., Okeeffe, T. S. & Rhee, P. M., Sep 1 2015, In : Annals of Surgery. 262, 3, p. 440-446 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

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: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Editorial critique

Joseph, B. A., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 6, p. 982 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

Joseph, B. A., Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Haider, A. A., Okeeffe, T. S., Tang, A. ., Vercruysse, G. ., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. M., Aug 1 2015, In : Surgery. 158, 2, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

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

Joseph, B. A., Zangbar, B., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Tang, A. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Friese, R. S., Orouji Jokar, T., Vercruysse, G. ., Latifi, R. . & Rhee, P. M., Dec 1 2015, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 6, p. 1055-1061 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

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

Joseph, B. A., Jokar, T. O., Khalil, M., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A. ., Zeeshan, M., Okeeffe, T. S., Abbas, D., Latifi, R. . & Rhee, P. M., Jun 5 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Impact of Hemorrhagic Shock on Pituitary Function

Joseph, B. A., Haider, A. A., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Khreiss, M., Tang, A. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. M., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 221, 2, p. 502-508 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

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

Joseph, B. A., Pandit, V., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A. ., Aziz, H., Vercruysse, G. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Freise, R. S. & Rhee, P. M., Sep 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 9, p. 866-872 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Increasing organ donation after cardiac death in trauma patients

Joseph, B. A., Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Orouji Jokar, T., Cheaito, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A. ., Okeeffe, T. S., Vercruysse, G. ., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P. M., Sep 1 2015, In : American Journal of Surgery. 210, 3, p. 468-472 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Managing older adults with ground-level falls admitted to a trauma service: The effect of frailty

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Khalil, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Friese, R. S., Mohler, M. J., Fain, M. J. & Rhee, P., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 63, 4, p. 745-749 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Non-invasive hemoglobin monitoring

Joseph, B. A., Haider, A. & Rhee, P. M., Aug 12 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Penetrating Injuries to the Spleen and Kidney: an Evolution in Progress

Joseph, B., Khalil, M. & Rhee, P., Jun 1 2015, In : Current Trauma Reports. 1, 2, p. 76-84 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Predictors of failure in the Advanced Trauma Life Support course

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Prevalence of domestic violence among trauma patients

Joseph, B. A., Khalil, M., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Orouji, T., Pandit, V., Okeeffe, T. S., Tang, A. ., Gries, L., Friese, R. S., Rhee, P. M. & Davis, J. W., Dec 1 2015, In : JAMA Surgery. 150, 12, p. 1177-1183 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus 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: Contribution to journalReview article

20 Scopus citations

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

Tang, A. ., Diven, C., Zangbar, B., Lubin, D., Joseph, B. A., Green, D. J., Kulvatunyou, N., Vercruysse, G. ., Friese, R. S., Okeeffe, T. S. & Rhee, P. M., Oct 19 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The use of whole body computed tomography scans in pediatric trauma patients: Are there differences among adults and pediatric centers?

Pandit, V., Michailidou, M., Rhee, P. M., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Okeeffe, T. S., Haider, A., Gries, L. & Joseph, B. A., Jun 6 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Pediatric Surgery.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Transforming hemoglobin measurement in trauma patients: Noninvasive spot check hemoglobin

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Aziz, H., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Jehangir, Q., Snyder, K. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 220, 1, p. 93-98 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Traumatic brain injury advancements

Joseph, B. A., Haider, A. & Rhee, P. M., 2015, In : Current Opinion in Critical Care. 21, 6, p. 506-511 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations