Bellal A Joseph

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2015

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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7 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.

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8 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.

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26 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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5 Scopus citations

Traumatic intracranial aneurysm in blunt trauma

Zangbar, B., Wynne, J., Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Meyer, D., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Lemole, M., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., May 1 2015, In : Brain Injury. 29, 5, p. 601-606 6 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Use of prothrombin complex concentrate as an adjunct to fresh frozen plasma shortens time to craniotomy in traumatic brain injury patients

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Khalil, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Aziz, H., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Hays, D., Gries, L., Lemole, M., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., May 21 2015, In : Neurosurgery. 76, 5, p. 601-607 7 p.

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11 Scopus citations
2014

Acquired coagulopathy of traumatic brain injury defined by routine laboratory tests: Which laboratory values matter?

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Wynne, J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 1, p. 121-125 5 p.

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36 Scopus citations

A critical analysis of secondary overtriage to a Level i trauma center

Tang, A., Hashmi, A., Pandit, V., Joseph, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Vercruysse, G., Zangbar, B., Gries, L., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D., Friese, R. & Rhee, P., Dec 11 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 77, 6, p. 969-973 5 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Age and mortality after injury: is the association linear?

Friese, R. S., Wynne, J., Joseph, B., Hashmi, A., Diven, C., Pandit, V., O’Keeffe, T., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N. & Rhee, P., Oct 16 2014, In : European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery. 40, 5, p. 567-572 6 p.

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3 Scopus citations

A three-year prospective study of repeat head computed tomography in patients with traumatic brain injury

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Hashmi, A., Tang, A., Sadoun, M., O'Keeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Jul 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 219, 1, p. 45-51 7 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Blunt assault: 'Million dollar baby'

Hadjizacharia, P., Rhee, P., Pandit, V., Aziz, H., Green, D. & Joseph, B., Jan 1 2014, In : American Surgeon. 80, 1, p. 72-75 4 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Children are safer in states with strict firearm laws: A National Inpatient Sample study

Safavi, A., Rhee, P., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Aziz, H., Green, D., O'Keeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 1, p. 146-151 6 p.

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40 Scopus citations

Clinical outcomes in traumatic brain injury patients on preinjury clopidogrel: A prospective analysis

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Aziz, H., Kulvatunyou, N., Hashmi, A., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Wynne, J., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 3, p. 817-820 4 p.

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33 Scopus citations

Effect of alcohol in traumatic brain injury: Is it really protective?

Pandit, V., Patel, N., Rhee, P., Kulvatunyou, N., Aziz, H., Green, D. J., O'Keeffe, T., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 190, 2, p. 634-639 6 p.

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31 Scopus citations

Falls from ladders: Age matters more than height

Con, J., Friese, R. S., Long, D. M., Zangbar, B., O'Keeffe, T., Joseph, B., Rhee, P. & Tang, A. L., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 191, 2, p. 262-267 6 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Fatal gunshot wound to the head: The impact of aggressive management

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Sadoun, M., Kulvatunyou, N., Pandit, V., Tang, A., Wynne, J., Keeffe, T. O., Friese, R. S., Gruessner, R. W. G. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : American journal of surgery. 207, 1, p. 89-94 6 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Hypothermia in organ donation: A friend or foe?

Joseph, B., Khalil, M., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Zangbar, B., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Snyder, K., Green, D. J., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Oct 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 77, 4, p. 559-563 5 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Improving survival rates after civilian gunshot wounds to the brain

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Wynne, J., Tang, A., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 218, 1, p. 58-65 8 p.

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53 Scopus citations

Increasing trauma deaths in the United States

Rhee, P., Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Aziz, H., Vercruysse, G., Kulvatunyou, N. & Friese, R. S., Jul 2014, In : Annals of surgery. 260, 1, p. 13-21 9 p.

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219 Scopus citations

Levothyroxine therapy before brain death declaration increases the number of solid organ donations

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Sadoun, M., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., May 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 5, p. 1301-1305 5 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Low-dose aspirin therapy is not a reason for repeating head computed tomographic scans in traumatic brain injury: A prospective study

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Wynne, J., Hashmi, A., Vercruysse, G., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 186, 1, p. 287-291 5 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Lower extremity fractures in falls

Hadjizacharia, P., Joseph, B. A., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Chan, L. S., Demetriades, D. & Rhee, P. M., Nov 26 2014, In : European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery. 40, 3, p. 331-336 6 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Management of acute mild gallstone pancreatitis under acute care surgery: Should patients be admitted to the surgery or medicine service?

Kulvatunyou, N., Watt, J., Friese, R. S., Gries, L., Green, D. J., Joseph, B., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A. L., Vercruysse, G. & Rhee, P., Dec 1 2014, In : American journal of surgery. 208, 6, p. 981-987 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Morbid obesity predisposes trauma patients to worse outcomes: A National Trauma Data Bank analysis

Ditillo, M., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Aziz, H., Hadeed, S., Bhattacharya, B., Friese, R. S., Davis, K. & Joseph, B., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 1, p. 176-179 4 p.

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44 Scopus citations

Mortality after trauma laparotomy in geriatric patients

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Haider, A., O'Keeffe, T., Khalil, M., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Gries, L., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Aug 2014, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 190, 2, p. 662-666 5 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Perforated appendicitis with gastrointestinal basidiobolomycosis: A rare finding

Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Aziz, H., Jehangir, Q., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B., Jun 1 2014, In : Surgical Infections. 15, 3, p. 339-342 4 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Predicting hospital discharge disposition in geriatric trauma patients: Is frailty the answer?

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Aziz, H., Sadoun, M., Wynne, J., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Fain, M. J. & Friese, R. S., Jan 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 1, p. 196-200 5 p.

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74 Scopus citations

Prospective validation of the brain injury guidelines: Managing traumatic brain injury without neurosurgical consultation

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., Sadoun, M., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Gries, L., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S., Lemole, M. G. & Rhee, P., Dec 11 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 77, 6, p. 984-988 5 p.

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26 Scopus citations

Prothrombin complex concentrate use in coagulopathy of lethal brain injuries increases organ donation

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Hays, D., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Wynne, J., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D. J., Friese, R. S., Gruessner, R. & Rhee, P., Apr 1 2014, In : American Surgeon. 80, 4, p. 335-338 4 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Prothrombin complex concentrate versus fresh-frozen plasma for reversal of coagulopathy of trauma: Is there a difference?

Joseph, B., Aziz, H., Pandit, V., Hays, D., Kulvatunyou, N., Yousuf, Z., Tang, A., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Aug 2014, In : World journal of surgery. 38, 8, p. 1875-1881 7 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Randomized clinical trial of pigtail catheter versus chest tube in injured patients with uncomplicated traumatic pneumothorax

Kulvatunyou, N., Erickson, L., Vijayasekaran, A., Gries, L., Joseph, B., Friese, R. F., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A. L., Wynne, J. L. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : British Journal of Surgery. 101, 2, p. 17-22 6 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Repeal of the concealed weapons law and its impact on gun-related injuries and deaths

Ginwalla, R., Rhee, P., Friese, R., Green, D. J., Gries, L., Joseph, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Lubin, D., O'Keeffe, T., Vercruysse, G., Wynne, J. & Tang, A., Mar 1 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 3, p. 569-575 7 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Repeat head computed tomography in anticoagulated traumatic brain injury patients: Still warranted

Joseph, B., Sadoun, M., Aziz, H., Tang, A., Wynne, J. L., Pandit, V., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Jan 1 2014, In : American Surgeon. 80, 1, p. 43-47 5 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Rethinking bicycle helmets as a preventive tool: a 4-year review of bicycle injuries

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Zangbar, B., Amman, M., Khalil, M., O’Keeffe, T., Orouji, T., Asif, A., Katta, A., Judkins, D., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Nov 29 2014, In : European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery. 40, 6, p. 729-732 4 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Shock index predicts mortality in geriatric trauma patients: An analysis of the National Trauma Data Bank

Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Hashmi, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Tang, A., Khalil, M., O'Keeffe, T., Green, D., Friese, R. S. & Joseph, B., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 76, 4, p. 1111-1115 5 p.

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51 Scopus citations

Smartphone surgery: how technology can transform practice

Zangbar, B., Pandit, V., Rhee, P., Aziz, H., Hashmi, A., Friese, R. S., Weinstein, R. & Joseph, B., Jun 1 2014, In : Telemedicine Journal and e-Health. 20, 6, p. 590-592 3 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Superiority of frailty over age in predicting outcomes among geriatric trauma patients: A prospective analysis

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Zangbar, B., Kulvatunyou, N., Hashmi, A., Green, D. J., O'Keeffe, T., Tang, A., Vercruysse, G., Fain, M. J., Friese, R. S. & Rhee, P., Aug 2014, In : JAMA Surgery. 149, 8, p. 766-772 7 p.

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193 Scopus citations

Telephotography in trauma: A 2-year clinical experience

Joseph, B., Pandit, V., Wynne, J., Aziz, H., Tang, A., Kulvatunyou, N., Webster, A., O'Keeffe, T., Ziemba, M., Friese, R. S., Weinstein, R. S. & Rhee, P., Apr 1 2014, In : Telemedicine and e-Health. 20, 4, p. 342-345 4 p.

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2 Scopus citations