Research Output 2004 2018

  • 2211 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 155 Article
  • 4 Chapter
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
1 Citations

Bicycle helmets work when it matters the most

Joseph, B., Azim, A., Haider, A. A., Kulvatunyou, N., O'Keeffe, T., Hassan, A., Gries, L., Tran, E., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Feb 1 2017 In : American Journal of Surgery. 213, 2, p. 413-417 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Head Protective Devices
Traumatic Brain Injury
Accidents
Intracranial Hemorrhages
Mortality

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
1 Citations

Damage control laparotomy utilization rates are highly variable among Level I trauma centers: Pragmatic, Randomized Optimal Platelet and Plasma Ratios findings

Watson, J. J. J., Nielsen, J., Hart, K., Srikanth, P., Yonge, J. D., Connelly, C. R., Kemp Bohan, P. M., Sosnovske, H., Tilley, B. C., Van Belle, G., Cotton, B. A., O'Keeffe, T. S., Bulger, E. M., Brasel, K. J., Holcomb, J. B. & Schreiber, M. A. Mar 1 2017 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 82, 3, p. 481-488 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Trauma Centers
Laparotomy
Blood Platelets
Mortality
Odds Ratio

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
1 Citations

Every minute counts: Time to delivery of initial massive transfusion cooler and its impact on mortality

Meyer, D. E., Vincent, L. E., Fox, E. E., O'Keeffe, T., Inaba, K., Bulger, E., Holcomb, J. B. & Cotton, B. A. Jul 1 2017 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 83, 1, p. 19-24 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mortality
Odds Ratio
Hemostasis
Wounds and Injuries
Therapeutics

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
7 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
3 Citations

Multicenter Observational Prehospital Resuscitation on Helicopter Study (PROHS)

Holcomb, J. B., Swartz, M. D., DeSantis, S. M., Greene, T. J., Fox, E. E., Stein, D. M., Bulger, E. M., Kerby, J. D., Goodman, M., Schreiber, M. A., Zielinski, M. D., O’Keeffe, T., Inaba, K., Tomasek, J. S., Podbielski, J. M. M., Appana, S., Yi, M., Wade, C. E. & the PROHS Study Group Apr 5 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aircraft
Resuscitation
Erythrocytes
Blood Pressure
Survival

Multi-institutional analysis of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) in patients with severe hemorrhage: A new mortality predictor value

Duchesne, J. C., Tatum, D., Jones, G., Davis, B., Robledo, R., DeMoya, M., O'Keeffe, T., Ferrada, P., Jacome, T., Schroll, R., Wlodarczyk, J., Prakash, P., Smith, B., Inaba, K., Khor, D., Duke, M. & Khan, M. Nov 1 2017 In : The journal of trauma and acute care surgery. 83, 5, p. 888-893 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Neutrophils
Lymphocytes
Hemorrhage
Mortality
Wounds and Injuries

Outcomes Following Concomitant Traumatic Brain Injury and Hemorrhagic Shock: A Secondary Analysis from the PROPPR Trial

Galvagno, S. M., Fox, E. E., Appana, S. N., Baraniuk, S., Bosarge, P. L., Bulger, E. M., Callcut, R. A., Cotton, B. A., Goodman, M., Inaba, K., O’Keeffe, T., Schreiber, M. A., Wade, C. E., Scalea, T. M., Holcomb, J. B. & Stein, D. M. Jun 6 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hemorrhagic Shock
Blood Platelets
Traumatic Brain Injury
Mortality
Abbreviated Injury Scale

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

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
7 Citations

Early surgical intervention and its impact on patients presenting with necrotizing soft tissue infections: A single academic center experience

Hadeed, G., Smith, J., O'Keeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N., Wynne, J., Joseph, B., Friese, R., Wachtel, T., Rhee, P., El-Menyar, A. & Latifi, R. Jan 1 2016 In : Journal of Emergencies, Trauma and Shock. 9, 1, p. 22-27 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Soft Tissue Infections
Length of Stay
Intensive Care Units
Early Diagnosis
Mortality
6 Citations
San Francisco
Emergencies
Geriatrics
Length of Stay
Odds Ratio
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: Are they effective?

Joseph, B., Zangbar, B., Bains, S., Kulvatunyou, N., Khalil, M., Mahmoud, D., Friese, R. S., O'Keeffe, T., Pandit, V. & Rhee, P. Jun 8 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Traffic Injury Prevention. p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Distracted Driving
incidence
Health care
health care
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

Levetiracetam Prophylaxis for Post-traumatic Brain Injury Seizures is Ineffective: A Propensity Score Analysis

Zangbar, B., Khalil, M., Gruessner, A., Joseph, B., Friese, R., Kulvatunyou, N., Wynne, J., Latifi, R., Rhee, P. & O’Keeffe, T. Jun 15 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : World Journal of Surgery. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

etiracetam
Propensity Score
Seizures
Traumatic Brain Injury
Anticonvulsants
6 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
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
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
7 Citations

Seasonal variation in emergency general surgery

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

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Emergencies
Diverticulitis
Appendicitis
Acute Cholecystitis
Cholecystitis
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
1 Citations

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

Joseph, B., Phelan, H., Hassan, A., Orouji Jokar, T., O'Keeffe, T., Azim, A., Gries, L., Kulvatunyou, N., Latifi, R. & Rhee, P. Dec 1 2016 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 81, 6, p. 1150-1155 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Geriatrics
Prospective Studies
Wounds and Injuries
Regression Analysis
Frail Elderly
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

The surgeon’s response to a patient’s death

O’Keeffe, T. Jan 1 2016 Surgical Decision Making: Beyond the Evidence Based Surgery. Springer International Publishing, p. 233-238 6 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

Surgeons
Emotions
Aptitude
Guilt
Family Relations
7 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
11 Citations
Laryngoscopy
Intubation
Emergencies
Wounds and Injuries
Trauma Centers
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

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
1 Citations

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

Aziz, H., Siordia, J. A., Rhee, P., Pandit, V., O'Keeffe, T., Kulvatunyou, N. & Joseph, B. Sep 5 2015 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 79, 3, p. 463-467 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Alcohols
Databases
Wounds and Injuries
Mortality
Population
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
11 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
6 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)