Surgical Critical CareAmerican Board of Surgery
- Critical Care Surgery
Areas of Interest
- Burns – resources
- Emergency airway puncture
- Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
- Necrotizing soft tissue infection
Results of a Multicenter Feasibility Study of an Automated Bedside Glucose Monitoring System in the Burn Intensive Care Setting.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 41(3):535-538 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irz171. [PMID] 31633750.
Inhalation Injury Does Not Influence the Amount of Blood Transfused to Major Burn Patients: A Secondary Analysis from the Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation Study.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 40(6):757-762 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/irz129. [PMID] 31314106.
A Comparative Study of the ReCell® Device and Autologous Spit-Thickness Meshed Skin Graft in the Treatment of Acute Burn Injuries.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 39(5):694-702 [DOI] 10.1093/jbcr/iry029. [PMID] 29800234.
The Effects of Storage Age of Blood in Massively Transfused Burn Patients: A Secondary Analysis of the Randomized Transfusion Requirement in Burn Care Evaluation Study.
Critical care medicine. 46(12):e1097-e1104 [DOI] 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003383. [PMID] 30234568.
Vascularized plantar myocutaneous free flap transfer for amputee stump preparation: a proof of concept cadaver study.
Military medicine. 178(2):222-7 [PMID] 23495470.
A regionalised strategy for improving motor vehicle-related highway driver deaths using a weighted averages method.
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention. 18(1):16-21 [DOI] 10.1136/ip.2010.030759. [PMID] 21685144.
An open, parallel, randomized, comparative, multicenter study to evaluate the cost-effectiveness, performance, tolerance, and safety of a silver-containing soft silicone foam dressing (intervention) vs silver sulfadiazine cream.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 32(6):617-26 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0b013e318236fe31. [PMID] 21979855.
Clinically significant venous thromboembolic complications in burn patients receiving unfractionated heparin or enoxaparin as prophylaxis.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 32(6):578-82 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0b013e31822dc3c7. [PMID] 21841495.
All-terrain vehicle safety in Florida: is legislation really the answer?
The American surgeon. 76(2):149-53 [PMID] 20336890.
Mortality and Management of 96 Shark Attacks and Development of a Shark Bite Severity Scoring System
The American Surgeon. 76:101-106
Mortality and management of 96 shark attacks and development of a shark bite severity scoring system.
The American surgeon. 76(1):101-6 [PMID] 20135949.
Venous Thromboembolic Complications in Burn Patients Receiving Heparin Or Enoxaparin as Prophylaxis
Value in Health. 13 [DOI] 10.1016/S1098-3015(10)72740-6.
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Game-based mass casualty burn training.
Studies in health technology and informatics. 142:142-4 [PMID] 19377134.
Treatment of nonhealing diabetic foot ulcers with a platelet-derived growth factor gene-activated matrix (GAM501): results of a phase 1/2 trial.
Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society. 17(6):772-9 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1524-475X.2009.00541.x. [PMID] 19821960.
Efficacy and safety of a fibrin sealant for adherence of autologous skin grafts to burn wounds: results of a phase 3 clinical study.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 29(2):293-303 [DOI] 10.1097/BCR.0b013e31816673f8. [PMID] 18354285.
Immunohistochemical Analysis of Tgf-Beta and Ctgf in Thermal Burn Injury Tissue and Normal Skin
Wound repair and regeneration. 16
American Burn Association consensus conference to define sepsis and infection in burns.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 28(6):776-90 [PMID] 17925660.
Wound management in a juvenile tiger (Panthera tigris) with vacuum-assisted closure (V.A.C. Therapy).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 38(2):341-4 [PMID] 17679522.
Effect of blood transfusion on outcome after major burn injury: a multicenter study.
Critical care medicine. 34(6):1602-7 [PMID] 16607231.
The use of collagen-glycosaminoglycan copolymer (Integra) for the repair of hypertrophic scars and keloids.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 27(3):404-9 [PMID] 16679913.
The use of hydrogen peroxide for achieving dermal hemostasis after burn excision in a patient with platelet dysfunction.
Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association. 27(1):99-101 [PMID] 16566544.
Pattern of dysphagia recovery after thermal burn injury.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 26(3):233-7 [PMID] 15879744.
Plenary Session II: American Burn Association Disaster Readiness Plan.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 26(2):183-91 [PMID] 15756122.
Report on a more rational approach to managed care for burns.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 26(1):14-8 [PMID] 15640728.
Wound healing and TIME; new concepts and scientific applications.
Wound repair and regeneration : official publication of the Wound Healing Society [and] the European Tissue Repair Society. 13(4 Suppl):S1-11 [PMID] 16008735.
Temporal patterns of gene expression in murine cutaneous burn wound healing.
Physiological genomics. 16(3):341-8 [PMID] 14966252.
Wound bed preparation and a brief history of TIME.
International wound journal. 1(1):19-32 [PMID] 16722894.
Analysis of gene expression patterns in human postburn hypertrophic scars.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 24(6):371-7 [PMID] 14610421.
Current opinion in anaesthesiology. 16(2):183-91 [PMID] 17021458.
Current management of purpura fulminans: a multicenter study.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 24(3):119-26 [PMID] 12792230.
The use of a collagen sponge/living cell composite material to treat donor sites in burn patients.
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries. 29(8):837-41 [PMID] 14636761.
A multicenter review of toxic epidermal necrolysis treated in U.S. burn centers at the end of the twentieth century.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 23(2):87-96 [PMID] 11882797.
Effects of heparin and lisofylline on pulmonary function after smoke inhalation injury in an ovine model.
Critical care medicine. 30(3):637-43 [PMID] 11998809.
Indices of antioxidant status in rats subjected to wood smoke inhalation and/or thermal injury.
Toxicology. 176(1-2):145-57 [PMID] 12062938.
Thermally injured patients are at significant risk for thromboembolic complications.
The Journal of trauma. 50(3):495-9 [PMID] 11265029.
Glucocorticoid and Fas ligand induced mucosal lymphocyte apoptosis after burn injury.
The Journal of trauma. 49(4):710-6 [PMID] 11038090.
Glucocorticoid-induced, caspase-dependent organ apoptosis early after burn injury.
American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology. 278(4):R1005-18 [PMID] 10749790.
Caspase-3-dependent organ apoptosis early after burn injury.
Annals of surgery. 229(6):851-8; discussion 858 [PMID] 10363899.
Effects of long-term hemofiltration on circulating mediators and superoxide production during continuous endotoxin administration.
The Journal of trauma. 46(5):894-9 [PMID] 10338409.
Selectin blockade worsened lipopolysaccharide-induced lung injury in a swine model.
The Journal of trauma. 46(6):1089-95 [PMID] 10372632.
Effect of Sulfo Lewis C on smoke inhalation injury in an ovine model.
Critical care medicine. 26(7):1238-43 [PMID] 9671375.
Factors contributing to delayed extremity amputation in burn patients.
The Journal of trauma. 45(3):522-6 [PMID] 9751544.
Inhaled nitric oxide prevents left ventricular impairment during endotoxemia.
Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985). 85(6):2018-24 [PMID] 9843521.
Clinical trials of a biosynthetic temporary skin replacement, Dermagraft-Transitional Covering, compared with cryopreserved human cadaver skin for temporary coverage of excised burn wounds.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 18(1 Pt 1):43-51 [PMID] 9063787.
Effects of burns on inhalation injury.
The Journal of trauma. 43(4):603-7 [PMID] 9356055.
Incidence of bacteremia after burn wound manipulation in the early postburn period.
The Journal of trauma. 42(6):1006-10; discussion 1010 [PMID] 9210532.
Pressure-controlled ventilation for the long-range aeromedical transport of patients with burns.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 18(3):200-5 [PMID] 9169941.
Prospective outcome analysis of a protocol for the surgical and rehabilitative management of burns to the hands.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery. 100(6):1442-51 [PMID] 9385955.
Computer-assisted evaluation of hand and arm function after thermal injury.
The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation. 17(2):176-80; discussion 175 [PMID] 8675509.
Effect of ambient temperature on metabolic rate after thermal injury.
Annals of surgery. 223(4):406-12 [PMID] 8633919.
Peritoneal lavage in the diagnosis of acute surgical abdomen following thermal injury.
The Journal of trauma. 38(1):5-7 [PMID] 7745658.
Properitoneal synthetic mesh repair of recurrent inguinal hernias.
Surgery, gynecology & obstetrics. 174(1):33-5 [PMID] 1729746.
Multiple, giant fibroadenoma.
The American surgeon. 57(7):438-41 [PMID] 1647714.
New modes of mechanical ventilation.
The Surgical clinics of North America. 71(4):843-58 [PMID] 1862472.
A comparison of the cerebral and cardiovascular effects of complete resuscitation with isotonic and hypertonic saline, hetastarch, and whole blood following hemorrhage.
The Journal of trauma. 29(11):1510-8 [PMID] 2585562.
The Journal of trauma. 28(5):642-7 [PMID] 3367407.
Aug 2018 – Sep 2020
Safety and Feasibility of Adipose Derived Regenerative Cells (ADRCs) in the Treatment of Deep Partial Thickness and Full Thickness Thermal Wounds
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: PAREXEL INTERNATIONAL CORP via US DEPT OF HLTH AND HUMAN SER
Aug 2013 – Aug 2016
A Multicenter, Prospective, Randomized Study to Compare Milliken Dressing P6 to Mafenide Acetate 5% Solution As a Split Thickness Skin Graft Cover Dressing in Burn Wound Patients
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: MILLIKEN CHEMICAL COMPANY via US DEPT OF DEFENSE
Apr 2013 – Jan 2020
Protective Effects of Propranolol in Adults Following Major Burn Injury: A Safety and Efficacy Trial
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AMERICAN BURN ASSN via US ARMY MED RES ACQUISITION
Apr 2010 – Jun 2018
A Comparative Study of the ReCell Device and Autologous Split-Thickness Meshed Skin Graft in the Treatment of Acute Burn Injuries
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: AVITA MEDICAL via US DEPT OF DEFENSE
Published January 2009
Video Game-Based, Immersive, Advanced Burn Care Educational Module#US-2009-0191529-A1
Published October 2004
Devices And Systems For Separating And Preparing Skin#US-2005-0101972-A1
Fellowship – Critical Care Surgery1991 · Brooke Army Medical Center
Residency – Surgery1990 · Brooke Army Medical Center
Internship – Surgery1984 · Brooke Army Medical Center
M.D.1984 · University of Virginia
MDT7600 Elect Top/Surgery
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
MEL7951 Elect Top/Surgery