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Publications Occurring after Level 1 Survey Date, March 2018

  1. Being Narrow Minded Is Not Always Bad: Focusing on Emergent Interventions in Undertriage Initiatives Improves Mortality Prediction. Klepner S, Ong A, Martin A, Wasser T, Muller AL, Sigal A, Fernandez FB. Am Surg. 2018 Aug 1;84(8):1277-1283. PMID: 30185300
  2. Does Antithrombotic Drug Use Mandate Trauma Team Activation in Awake Geriatric Patients with Intracranial Hemorrhage? Moyer JA, Shah J, Nowakowski K, Martin A, McNicholas A, Muller A, Fernandez FB, Ong AW. Am Surg. 2018 Jul 1;84(7):1180-1184. PMID: 30064584
  3. The Role of Trauma Video Review in Optimizing Patient Care. McNicholas AR, Reilly EF. J Trauma Nurs. 2018 Sep/Oct;25(5):307-310. doi: 10.1097/JTN.0000000000000393. PMID 30216261
  4. Primary prevention of contact sports-related concussions in amateur athletes: a systematic review from the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Enniss TM, Basiouny K, Brewer B, Bugaev N, Cheng J, Danner OK, Duncan T, Foster S, Hawryluk G, Jung HS, Lui F, Rattan R, Violano P, Crandall M. Trauma Surg Acute Care Open. 2018 Jun 20;3(1):e000153. doi: 10.1136/tsaco-2017-000153. eCollection 2018. PMID: 30023433
  5. Occupational exposure during emergency department thoracotomy: A prospective, multi-institution study. Nunn A1, Prakash P, Inaba K, Escalante A, Maher Z, Yamaguchi S, Kim DY, Maciel J, Chiu WC, Drumheller B, Hazelton JP, Mukherjee K, Luo-Owen X, Nygaard RM, Marek AP, Morse BC, Fitzgerald CA, Bosarge PL, Jawa RS, Rowell SE, Magnotti LJ, Ong AW, Brahmbhatt TS, Grossman MD, Seamon MJ. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2018 Jul;85(1):78-84. doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000001940. PMID 29664893
  6. Fall downs should not fall out: blunt cerebrovascular injury in geriatric patients after low-energy trauma is common. Flashburg E, Ong AW, Muller A, Sherwood A, Wilhelm S, Zavilla J, Martin AP, Castor L, Barbera SC, Reinhart R, Layser S, McBride WC, Romeo M, Fernandez FB. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2019 DOI: 10.1097/TA.0000000000002241 PMID 31124899 
  7. Geriatric patients on antithrombotic agents who fall: does trauma team activation improve outcomes? Hwang P, Ong AW, Muller AL, McNicholas A, Martin AP, Sigal A, Fernandez FB. Am Surg. 2019 Jul 1;85(7):721-724.
  8. Is Clinician Assessment Accurate or Is Routine Pan-Body CT Needed in the Stable Intoxicated Trauma Patient? Foster SM, Muller A, Conklin J, Cortes V, Fernandez FB, Geng TA Jr, Reilly EF, Sigal A, Ong AW. Am J Surg. 2019 Jul 17. pii: S0002-9610(19)30105-9. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.07.010. PMID 31351577 
  9. Anemia at Discharge in Elderly Trauma Patients is Not Associated with Six Month Mortality Am Surg. 2019 Jul 1;85(7):708-711. PMID: 3140541