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Management of penetrating intraperitoneal colon injuries: A meta-analysis and practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2019 Mar;86(3):505-515

From the Department of Surgery, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin (D.C.C.); Division of Trauma, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York (R.S.J.); Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio (J.J.C.); Department of Surgery, Holmes Medical Center, Melbourne, Florida (A.M.); Department of Surgery, Intermountain Health Care, Murray, Utah (D.S.M.); Department of Surgery, Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, California (J.C.); Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee (O.D.G.); Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia (S.R.G.); Department of Surgery, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas (L.P.); Department of Surgery, West Virginia University Medical Center, Morgantown, West Virginia (G.S.); Department of Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (K.A.K.); Department of Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon (S.E.R.); Department of Surgery, Legacy Emmanuel Medical Center, Portland, Oregon (R.R.B.); Department of Surgery, St. Vincent's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland (G.A.B.); Department of Surgery, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts (G.K.); and Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington (B.R.H.R.).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002146DOI Listing
March 2019

Additional and repeated computed tomography in interfacility trauma transfers: Room for standardization.

Surgery 2018 10 25;164(4):872-878. Epub 2018 Aug 25.

Department of Trauma Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2018.07.007DOI Listing
October 2018

A day in the life of emergency general surgery in Canada: a multicentre observational study.

Can J Surg 2018 08;61(4):237-243

From the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC (DeGirolamo, Hameed); the Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC (D'Souza); the Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta. (Apte, Widder, de Gara); the Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta. (Ball, Armstrong, Reso); the Department of Surgery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Sask. (Mueller); the Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man. (Gillman); the Department of Surgery, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, North Bay, Ont. (Singh); the Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont. (Nenshi); the Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montréal, Que. (Khwaja); the Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS (Minor); and the Department of Trauma Services, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC (Hameed).

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August 2018

Optimal timing of initial debridement for necrotizing soft tissue infection: A Practice Management Guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2018 07;85(1):208-214

From the Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care at Grady Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine (R.B.G.), Atlanta, Georgia; Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University (P.F.), Richmond, Virginia; Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Miami (D.D.Y., C.M.), Miami, Florida; Department of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center (B.H.W.), Dallas, Texas; Division of Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota (M.L.), Minneapolis, Minnesota; Department of Surgery, Swedish Medical Center (J.Y.), Englewood, Colorado; Department of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, McGill University Health Centre (K.K.), Montreal, Canada; St. Mary's Hospital Major Trauma Center, Imperial College Healthcare (M.K.), London, United Kingdom; Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (A.K.), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Division of Trauma, Burn and Critical Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center (E.M.B., B.R.H.R.), University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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July 2018

A day in the life of emergency general surgery in Canada: a multicentre observational study.

Can J Surg 2018 Jun 1;61(4):13517. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

From the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC (DeGirolamo, Hameed); the Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC (D'Souza); the Department of Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta. (Apte, Widder, de Gara); the Department of Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta. (Ball, Armstrong, Reso); the Department of Surgery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Sask. (Mueller); the Department of Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Man. (Gillman); the Department of Surgery, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, North Bay, Ont. (Singh); the Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont. (Nenshi); the Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montréal, Que. (Khwaja); the Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS (Minor); and the Department of Trauma Services, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC (Hameed).

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June 2018

Incidence and factors associated with development of heterotopic ossification after damage control laparotomy.

Injury 2018 Jan 26;49(1):51-55. Epub 2017 Nov 26.

Division of Trauma Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Beta-blockers and Traumatic Brain Injury: A Systematic Review, Meta-analysis, and Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma Guideline.

Ann Surg 2017 12;266(6):952-961

*Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada †Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA ‡Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma, Chicago, IL §Department of Critical Care, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada ¶Division of Critical Care and Department of Medicine, Mackenzie Health, Toronto, ON, Canada ||Department of Pediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada **Department of Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV ††Department of Surgery, USC+LAC, Los Angeles, CA ‡‡Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN §§Departments of Surgery, Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine, and Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ¶¶Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and Center for Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN ||||Research Service, Nashville Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN ***Departments of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada †††Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Burns, Department of Surgery, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH ‡‡‡Department of Cardiac Sciences, Libin Cardiovascular Institute, University of Calgary, AL, Canada §§§Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Oxley College of Health Sciences, The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK ¶¶¶Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN ||||||Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada ****Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada ††††Division of Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care, Departments of Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Hearing and Speech Sciences, Section of Surgical Sciences, Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt Center for Health Services Research, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN ‡‡‡‡Surgical Service, General Surgery Section, Nashville VA Medical Center, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Nashville, TN.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5997270PMC
December 2017

Biologic mesh for repair of ventral hernias in contaminated fields: long-term clinical and patient-reported outcomes.

Surg Endosc 2017 02 22;31(2):861-871. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Avenue, Rm D6-257, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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February 2017

Trauma care and referral patterns in Rwanda: implications for trauma system development.

Can J Surg 2016 Feb;59(1):35-41

From the Department of Surgery, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda (Ntakiyiruta, Ruhungande, Kyamanywa); the Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Que. (Wong, Rousseau, Liberman, Khwaja, Dakermandji, Wilson, Razek, Deckelbaum); the Centre for Global Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que. (Wong, Rousseau, Razek, Deckelbaum); the Surgeons Overseas, New York, NY (Wong, Kushner); the Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD (Kushner); and the Department of Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY (Kushner).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cjs.008115DOI Listing
February 2016

Outcomes of post-cardiac surgery patients with persistent hyperlactatemia in the intensive care unit: a matched cohort study.

J Cardiothorac Surg 2016 Feb 24;11:33. Epub 2016 Feb 24.

Departments of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Ave. L9.411, Montréal, QC, H3G 1A4, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4765137PMC
February 2016

Validation and comparison of CAM-ICU and ICDSC in mild and moderate traumatic brain injury patients.

Intensive Care Med 2016 Jan 14;42(1):122-3. Epub 2015 Jul 14.

Department of Pharmacy, Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal, 5400 Boulevard Gouin Ouest, Montreal, QC, H4J 1C5, Canada.

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January 2016

Systematic Review of Surgical Literature from Resource-Limited Countries: Developing Strategies for Success.

World J Surg 2015 Sep;39(9):2173-81

Centre for Global Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Ave, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4, Canada,

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September 2015

Promoting quality of care in disaster response: A survey of core surgical competencies.

Surgery 2015 Jul 2;158(1):78-84. Epub 2015 Apr 2.

Centre for Global Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2015

Acute care surgery in Rwanda: Operative epidemiology and geographic variations in access to care.

Surgery 2015 Jul 16;158(1):37-43. Epub 2015 May 16.

Department of Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Centre for Global Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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July 2015

An evidence-based approach to patient selection for emergency department thoracotomy: A practice management guideline from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2015 Jul;79(1):159-73

From the Division of Traumatology (M.J.S.), Surgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Division of Acute Care Surgery (E.R.H.), Department of Surgery (K.V.A.), the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; Trauma Services (R.R.B.), Legacy Emanuel and Randall Children's Hospitals, Portland, Oregon; R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center (W.C.C.), University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; Department of Surgery (C.J.D.), Emory University and Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia; Division of Trauma (N.F.), Department of Surgery, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey; Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care (R.S.J.), Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook, New York; Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery (K.K.), McGIll University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care (J.K.L.), Department of Surgery, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, Illinois; Department of Surgery (L.J.M.), University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee; Departments of Emergency Medicine and Surgery (J.A.M.), Division of Trauma/Critical Care, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia; Division of Trauma, Critical Care, Burns, and Acute Care Surgery (A.A.M.), Department of Surgery, Metrohealth Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio; Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery (S.R.), Departments of Surgery and Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon; Division of Acute Care Surgery (K.B.T.), Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Division of Gastroenterology (Y.F.-Y.), Case and VA Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio; and Division of Trauma, Critical Care, Burn, and Emergency Surgery (P.R.), Department of Surgery, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000000648DOI Listing
July 2015

Prolonged prehospital tourniquet placement associated with severe complications: a case report.

CJEM 2015 Jul;17(4):443-6

†Department of Surgery,Trauma Program,McGill University Health Centre,Montreal,QC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/cem.2014.44DOI Listing
July 2015

Preparing for Euro 2012: developing a hazard risk assessment.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2015 Apr 9;30(2):187-92. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

1Centre for Global Surgery,McGill University Health Centre,Montreal,Quebec,Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X15000096DOI Listing
April 2015

Predictors of mortality and morbidity for acute care surgery patients.

J Surg Res 2015 Feb 10;193(2):868-73. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

Division of General Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Québec, Canada. Electronic address:

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February 2015

Using the age-adjusted Charlson comorbidity index to predict outcomes in emergency general surgery.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2015 Feb;78(2):318-23

From the Division of General Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000000457DOI Listing
February 2015

A systematic review of synthetic and biologic materials for abdominal wall reinforcement in contaminated fields.

Surg Endosc 2014 Sep 12;28(9):2531-46. Epub 2014 Mar 12.

Steinberg-Bernstein Centre for Minimally-Invasive Surgery and Innovation, McGill University Health Centre, 1650 Cedar Ave, E19-125, Montreal, QC, H3G 1A4, Canada,

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September 2014

Risk factors and impact of major bleeding in critically ill patients receiving heparin thromboprophylaxis.

Intensive Care Med 2013 Dec 14;39(12):2135-43. Epub 2013 Aug 14.

Division of Critical Care, Departments of Medicine and of Anesthesiology, Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Axe Santé des populations et pratiques optimales en santé, Université Laval, 1401, 18e Rue, Québec, QC, G1J 1Z4, Canada,

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December 2013

Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma: management of the open abdomen, part III-review of abdominal wall reconstruction.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2013 Sep;75(3):376-86

From the University of Maryland School of Medicine (J.J.D.); John Hopkins Hospital (E.R.H.); and University of Maryland Medical Center (R.S.) Baltimore, Maryland; Marshfield Clinic (D.C.C.), Marshfield, Wisconsin; University of Texas Medical School at Houston (G.H.T.), Houston, Texas; Vanderbilt University Medical Center (M.O., R.J.), Nashville; University of Tennessee Knoxville (L.M.S.), Knoxville; University of Tennessee Medical Center (M.A.C.), Memphis, Tennessee; University of Florida (A.J.K.), Jacksonville; and Holmes Regional Medical Center (P.A.P.), Melbourne, Florida; Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine (B.R.C.), Roanoke, Virginia; School of Medicine and Dentistry (A.T.S.), University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York; MethoHealth Medical Center (J.J.C.), Cleveland, Ohio; Cook County Hospital (F.B.), Chicago, Illinois; Baystate Medical Center (E.S.W.), Springfield, Massachusetts; Morristown Memorial Hospital (J.W.B.), Morristown, New Jersey; University of Kentucky Medical Center (C.L.T.), Lexington, Kentucky; and McGill University Health Centre (K.A.K.), Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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September 2013

A descriptive study of bicycle helmet use in Montreal, 2011.

Can J Public Health 2013 Sep 17;104(5):e400-4. Epub 2013 Sep 17.

McGill University Health Centre- Montreal General Hospital: Trauma Program.

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September 2013

Medicine versus surgery/anesthesiology intensivists: a retrospective review and comparison of outcomes in a mixed medical-surgical-trauma ICU.

Can J Surg 2013 Aug;56(4):275-9

Department of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University, Montréal, Que.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cjs.005412DOI Listing
August 2013

Training future surgeons for management roles: the resident-surgeon-manager conference.

Arch Surg 2012 Oct;147(10):940-4

Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal General Hospital, Quebec, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/archsurg.2012.992DOI Listing
October 2012

Severely injured geriatric population: morbidity, mortality, and risk factors.

J Trauma 2011 Dec;71(6):1908-14

Department of Emergency Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2011

Blunt Left Extrahepatic Bile Duct Injury: Case Report and Literature Review.

Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg 2008 Dec 21;34(6):595-600. Epub 2008 Mar 21.

Department of Surgery, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada, H3G 1A4.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00068-008-7102-4DOI Listing
December 2008

Hypertonic saline and the microcirculation.

J Trauma 2003 May;54(5 Suppl):S133-40

Division of General Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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May 2003