Publications

Publications

2018

Toll-like receptor activation as a biomarker in traumatically injured patients

Darrabie M, Cheeseman J, Limkakeng A, Borawski J, Sullenger B, Elster E, Kirk A, Lee J. Toll-like receptor activation as a biomarker in traumatically injured patients J Surg Res.. 2018 Nov. 231:270-277 p. 270-277.
Pubmed id 30278940

Combat-Related Invasive Fungal Infections: Development of a Clinically Applicable Clinical Decision Support System for Early Risk Stratification

Potter B, Forsberg J, Silvius E, Wagner M, Khatri V, Schobel S, Belard A, Weintrob A, Tribble D, Elster E. Combat-Related Invasive Fungal Infections: Development of a Clinically Applicable Clinical Decision Support System for Early Risk Stratification Mil Med.. 2018 Aug 14.
Pubmed id 30124943

Battlefield to Bedside: Bringing Precision Medicine to Surgical Care.

Belard A, Schobel S, Bradley M, Potter B, Dente C, Buchman T, Kirk A, Elster E.. Battlefield to Bedside: Bringing Precision Medicine to Surgical Care. J Am Coll Surg.. 2018 Jun. 226(6): p. 1093-1102.
Pubmed id 29653881

An Interpretable Machine Learning Model for Accurate Prediction of Sepsis in the ICU.

Nemati S, Holder A, Razmi F, Stanley M, Clifford G, Buchman T. An Interpretable Machine Learning Model for Accurate Prediction of Sepsis in the ICU. Crit Care Med.. 2018 Apr. 46(4): p. 547-553.
Pubmed id 29286945

The Uniformed Services University’s Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i): Bringing Precision Medicine to the Critically Ill

Belard A, Buchman T, Dente C, Potter B, Kirk A, Elster E. The Uniformed Services University’s Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i): Bringing Precision Medicine to the Critically Ill Military Medicine. 2018 Apr. 183 p. 487-495.
Pubmed id 29635571
2017

Towards precision medicine: Accurate predictive modeling of infectious complications in combat casualties

Dente C, Bradley M, Schobel S, Gaucher B, Buchman T, Kirk A, Elster E.. Towards precision medicine: Accurate predictive modeling of infectious complications in combat casualties J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 Oct. 83(4): p. 609-616.
Pubmed id 28538622

Measuring the Impact of a Big Data Decision Support Tool on Military Logistics: Medical Analytics Meets the Mission.

Chang F, Dente C, Elster E. Measuring the Impact of a Big Data Decision Support Tool on Military Logistics: Medical Analytics Meets the Mission. Defense Acquisition and Research Journal. 2017 Jul. 24

Nucleic acid scavenging microfiber mesh inhibits trauma-induced inflammation and thrombosis

Lee J, Jackman J, Kwun J, Manook M, Moreno A, Elster E, Kirk A, Leong K, Sullenger B. Nucleic acid scavenging microfiber mesh inhibits trauma-induced inflammation and thrombosis Biomaterials. 2017 Mar. 120 p. 94-102.
Pubmed id 28049065

Dismounted Complex Blast Injury Patterns: A Review of Current Management and Outcome Literature

Rothberg P, Bailey J, Elster E, Bradley M. Dismounted Complex Blast Injury Patterns: A Review of Current Management and Outcome Literature International Review of the Armed Forces Medical Services. 2017. 90(1):
2016

Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs May Affect Cytokine Response and Benefit Healing of Combat-Related Extremity Wounds.

Lisboa F, Bradley M, Hueman M, Schobel S, Gaucher B, Styrmisdottir E, Potter B, Forsberg J, Elster E. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs May Affect Cytokine Response and Benefit Healing of Combat-Related Extremity Wounds. Surgery. 2016 Dec 3. 161(4): p. 1164-1173.
Pubmed id 27919449

Precision Medicine for Critical Illness and Injury.

Buchman, T, Billiar T, Elster E, Kirk A, Rimavi R, Vodovotz Y, Zehnbauer B. Precision Medicine for Critical Illness and Injury. Crit Care Med. 2016 Sep. 44(9): p. 1635-8.
Pubmed id 27525993

Precision Diagnosis: a View of the Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS) Landscape Through the Lens of Critical Care.

Belard A, Buchman T, Forsberg J, Potter B, Dente C, Kirk A, Elster E. Precision Diagnosis: a View of the Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS) Landscape Through the Lens of Critical Care. J Clin Monit Comput. 2016 Feb 22. 31(2): p. 261-271.
Pubmed id 26902081
2015

Serum Inflammatory Cytokine Markers of Invasive Fungal Infection in Previously Immunocompetent Battle Casualties

Radowsky J, Brown T, Lisboa F, Rodriguez C, Forsberg J, Elster E. Serum Inflammatory Cytokine Markers of Invasive Fungal Infection in Previously Immunocompetent Battle Casualties Surg Infect. 2015 Sep. 16(5): p. 526-32.
Pubmed id 26110227

Lessons of War: Turning Data Into Decisions

Forsberg J, Potter B, Wagner M, Vickers A, Dente C, Kirk A, Elster E. Lessons of War: Turning Data Into Decisions EBioMedicine. 2015 Jul 17. 2(9): p. 1235-42.
Pubmed id 26501123
2014

A Model to Predict Limb Salvage in Severe Combat-related Open Calcaneus Fractures

Bevevino A, Dickens J, Potter B, Dworak T, Gordon W, Forsberg J. A Model to Predict Limb Salvage in Severe Combat-related Open Calcaneus Fractures Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Nov 19. 472(10): p. 3002-9.
Pubmed id 24249536

Microbial profiling of combat wound infection through detection microarray and next-generation sequencing

Be N, Allen J, Brown T, Gardner S, McLoughlin K, Forsberg J, Kirkup B, Chromy B, Luciw P, Elster E, Jaing C. Microbial profiling of combat wound infection through detection microarray and next-generation sequencing J Clin Microbiol. 2014 May 14. 52(7): p. 2583-94.
Pubmed id 24829242

Do Inflammatory Markers Portend Heterotopic Ossification and Wound Failure in Combat Wounds?

Forsberg J, Potter B, Potter E, Safford S, Elster E. Do Inflammatory Markers Portend Heterotopic Ossification and Wound Failure in Combat Wounds? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 May 31. 472(9): p. 2845-54.
Pubmed id 24879568

Transfemoral Amputations: Is There an Effect of Residual Limb Length and Orientation on Energy Expenditure?

Bell J, Wolf E, Schnall B, Tis J, Potter B. Transfemoral Amputations: Is There an Effect of Residual Limb Length and Orientation on Energy Expenditure? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Apr 22. 472(10): p. 3055-61.
Pubmed id 24752912

Fluid Collections in Amputations Are Not Indicative or Predictive of Infection

Polfer E, Hoyt B, Senchak L, Murphey M, Forsberg J, Potter B. Fluid Collections in Amputations Are Not Indicative or Predictive of Infection Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Apr 2. 472(10): p. 2978-83.
Pubmed id 24691841

Osteogenic gene expression correlates with development of heterotopic ossification in war wounds

Evans K, Potter B, Brown T, Davis T, Elster E, Forsberg J. Osteogenic gene expression correlates with development of heterotopic ossification in war wounds Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Feb. 472(2): p. 396-404.
Pubmed id 24136804

Proteomic sample preparation for blast wound characterization

Chromy B, Eldridge A, Forsberg J, Brown T, Kirkup B, Elster E, Luciw P. Proteomic sample preparation for blast wound characterization Proteome Sci. 2014 Feb. 12(1): p. 10.
Pubmed id 24529238
2013

Raman spectroscopic analysis of combat-related heterotopic ossification development

Crane N, Polfer E, Elster E, Potter B, Forsberg J. Raman spectroscopic analysis of combat-related heterotopic ossification development Bone. 2013 Dec. 57(2): p. 335-42.
Pubmed id 24012700

Help is in your pocket: the potential accuracy of smartphone-and laptop based remotely guided resuscitative telesonography.

McBeth P, Crawford I, Tiruta C, Xiao Z, Ahu G, Shuster M, Sewell L, Panebianco N, Lautner D, Nicolaou S, Ball C, Blaivas M, Dente C, Wyrzkowski A, Kirkpatrick A. Help is in your pocket: the potential accuracy of smartphone-and laptop based remotely guided resuscitative telesonography. Telemed J E Health. 2013 Dec. 19(12): p. 924-30.
Pubmed id 24138615

Wound outcome in combat injuries is associated with a unique set of protein biomarkers.

Chromy B, Eldridge A, Forsberg J, Brown T, Kirkup B, Jaing C, Be N, Elster E, Luciw P. Wound outcome in combat injuries is associated with a unique set of protein biomarkers. J Transl Med. 2013 Nov. 11(1): p. 281.
Pubmed id 24192341

The impact of a mature massive transfusion protocol (1:1:1) on major hepatic injuries: does it increase abdominal closure rates?

Ball C, Dente C, Kirkpatrick A, Wyrzkowski A, Williams B, Nicholas J, Shaz B, Laupland K, Vercruysse G, Salomone J, Dixon E, Rozycki G, Feliciano D. The impact of a mature massive transfusion protocol (1:1:1) on major hepatic injuries: does it increase abdominal closure rates? Can J Surg. 2013 Oct. 56(5): p. 128-34.
Pubmed id 24067528

Let technology do the work: improving prediction of massive transfusion with the aid of a smartphone app.

Mina M, Winkler A, Dente C. Let technology do the work: improving prediction of massive transfusion with the aid of a smartphone app. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2013 Oct. 75(4): p. 669-75.
Pubmed id 24064881

Remote group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal fascitis and myositis: a rare complication from hematogenous spread of streptococcal pharyngitis

Zink J, Morse B, Vercruysse G, Dente C, Jones Y. Remote group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal fascitis and myositis: a rare complication from hematogenous spread of streptococcal pharyngitis Am Surg. 2013 Sep. 79(9): p. 296-7.
Pubmed id 24069966

Implications of combat casualty care for mass casualty events

Elster E, Butler F, Rasmussen T. Implications of combat casualty care for mass casualty events JAMA. 2013 Aug. 310(5): p. 475-6.
Pubmed id 23925612

Bilateral lower-extremity amputation wounds are associated with distinct local and systemic cytokine response

Lisboa F, Forsberg J, Brown T, Gage F, Potter B, Elster E. Bilateral lower-extremity amputation wounds are associated with distinct local and systemic cytokine response Surgery. 2013 Aug. 154(2): p. 282.
Pubmed id 23889954

Amnion-derived multipotent progenitor cells support allograft tolerance induction

Anam K, Lazdun Y, Davis P, Banas R, Elster E, Davis T. Amnion-derived multipotent progenitor cells support allograft tolerance induction Am J Transplant. 2013 Jun. 13(6): p. 1416-28.
Pubmed id 23651511
2012

Prophylactic antibiotic use in penetrating abdominal trauma: an eastern association for the surgery of trauma practice management guideline.

Goldberg S, Anand R, Como J, Dechert T, Dente C, Luchette F, Ivatury R, Duane T. Prophylactic antibiotic use in penetrating abdominal trauma: an eastern association for the surgery of trauma practice management guideline. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Nov. 73(5 Supp 4): p. 321-5.
Pubmed id 23114488

Inflammatory cytokine and chemokine expression is associated with heterotopic ossification in high-energy penetrating war injuries

Evans K, Forsberg J, Potter B, Hawksworth J, Brown T, Andersen R, Dunne J, Tadaki D, Elster E. Inflammatory cytokine and chemokine expression is associated with heterotopic ossification in high-energy penetrating war injuries J Orthop Trauma. 2012 Nov. 26(11): p. 204-13.
Pubmed id 22588530

Initial predictors associated with outcome in injured multiple traumatic limb amputations: a Kandahar-based combat hospital experience

Benfield R, Mamczak C, Vo K, Smith T, Osborne L, Sheppard F, Elster E. Initial predictors associated with outcome in injured multiple traumatic limb amputations: a Kandahar-based combat hospital experience J Orthop Trauma. 2012 Oct. 43(10): p. 1753-8.
Pubmed id 22840556

Lymphocyte depletion in experimental hemorrhagic shock in swine.

Hawksworth J, Graybill C, Gillern S, Brown T, Wallace S, Davis T, Elster E, Tadaki D. Lymphocyte depletion in experimental hemorrhagic shock in swine. J Inflamm (Lond). 2012 Sep. 9(1): p. 34.
Pubmed id 23009382

Nocturnal violence: implications for resident trauma operative experiences.

Watkins C, Feingold P, Hashimoto B, Johnson L, Dente C. Nocturnal violence: implications for resident trauma operative experiences. Am Surg. 2012 Jun. 78(6): p. 657-62.
Pubmed id 22643260

Outcomes after massive transfusion in non-trauma patients in the era of damage control resuscitation.

Morse B, Dente C, Hodgman E, Shaz B, Winkler A, Nicholas J, Wyrzkowski A, Rozycki G, Feliciano D. Outcomes after massive transfusion in non-trauma patients in the era of damage control resuscitation. Am Surg. 2012 Jun. 78(6): p. 679-84.
Pubmed id 22643264

Ventilator associated pneumonia rates at major trauma centers compared with a national benchmark: a multi-institutional study of the AAST.

Michetti C, Fakhry S, Ferguson P, Dente C, Skeete D. Ventilator associated pneumonia rates at major trauma centers compared with a national benchmark: a multi-institutional study of the AAST. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 May. 72(5): p. 1165-73.
Pubmed id 22673241

Lymphocyte modulation with FTY720 improves hemorrhagic shock survival in swine.

Hawksworth J, Graybill J, Brown T, Wallace S, Davis T, Tadaki D, Elster E. Lymphocyte modulation with FTY720 improves hemorrhagic shock survival in swine. PLos One. 2012 Apr. 7(4):
Pubmed id 22558085

Base deficit as a marker of survival after traumatic injury: consistent across changing patient populations and resuscitation paradigms .

Hodgman E, Morse B, Dente C, Mina M, Shaz B, Nicholas J, Wyrzykowski A, Salomone J, Rozycki G, Felician D. Base deficit as a marker of survival after traumatic injury: consistent across changing patient populations and resuscitation paradigms . J Trauma Acute Care. 2012 Apr. 72(4): p. 844-51.
Pubmed id 22491595

Vibrational spectroscopy: a tool being developed for the noninvasive monitoring of wound healing.

Crane N, Elster E. Vibrational spectroscopy: a tool being developed for the noninvasive monitoring of wound healing. J Biomed Opt. 2012 Jan. 17(1):
Pubmed id 22352634

Bayesian modeling of pretransplant variables accurately predicts kidney graft survival

Brown T, Elster E, Stevens K, Graybill J, Gillern S, Phinney S, Salifu M, Jindal R. Bayesian modeling of pretransplant variables accurately predicts kidney graft survival Am J Nephrol. 2012. 36(6): p. 561-9.
Pubmed id 23221105

Resuscitation and blood utilization guidelines for the multiply injured, multiple amputee

Alfieri K, Elster E, Dunne J. Resuscitation and blood utilization guidelines for the multiply injured, multiple amputee J Surg Orthop. 2012. 21(1): p. 15-21.
Pubmed id 22381506

Complex dismounted IED blast injuries: the initial management of bilateral lower extremity amputations with and without pelvic and perineal involvement

Mamczak C, Elster E. Complex dismounted IED blast injuries: the initial management of bilateral lower extremity amputations with and without pelvic and perineal involvement J Surg Orthop. 2012. 21(1): p. 14-Aug.
Pubmed id 22381505
2011

Incidence of pulmonary embolus in combat casualties with extremity amputations and fractures

Gillern S, Sheppard F, Evans K, Graybill J, Gage F, Forsberg J, Dunne J, Tadaki D, Elster E. Incidence of pulmonary embolus in combat casualties with extremity amputations and fractures J Trauma. 2011 Sep. 71(3): p. 607-12.
Pubmed id 21908998

The effects of protocolized use of recombinant factor vlla within a massive transfusion protocol in a civilian level 1 trauma center.

Morse B, Dente C, Hodgman E, Shaz B, Nicholas J, Wyrzykowski A, Salomone J, Vercruysse G, Rozycki G, Feliciano D. The effects of protocolized use of recombinant factor vlla within a massive transfusion protocol in a civilian level 1 trauma center. Am Surg. 2011 Aug. 77(8): p. 1043-9.

Heterotopic ossification in complex orthopaedic combat wounds: quantification and characterization of osteogenic precursor cell activity in traumatized muscle

Davis T, O'Brien F, Anam K, Grijalva S, Potter B, Elster E. Heterotopic ossification in complex orthopaedic combat wounds: quantification and characterization of osteogenic precursor cell activity in traumatized muscle J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Jun. 93(12): p. 1122-31.
Pubmed id 21776549

Advanced en-route critical care during combat operations

Cannon J, Zonies D, Benfield R, Elster E, Wanek S. Advanced en-route critical care during combat operations Bull Am Coll Surg. 2011 May. 96(5): p. 21-9.
Pubmed id 22312820

Uncrossmatched Blood transfusion for trauma patients in the emergency department: incidence, outcomes and recommendations.

Ball C, Salomone J, Shaz B, Dente C, Tallah C, Anderson K, Rozyci G, Feliciano D. Uncrossmatched Blood transfusion for trauma patients in the emergency department: incidence, outcomes and recommendations. Can J Surg. 2011 Apr. 54(2): p. 115-5.
Pubmed id 21251416

Torso vascular trauma in an urban level-1 trauma center.

Dente C, Feliciano D. Torso vascular trauma in an urban level-1 trauma center. Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther. 2011 Mar. 23(1): p. 36-46.

Development of a prognostic naive bayesian classifier for successful treatment of nonunions.

Stojadinovic A, Kyle Potter B, Eberhardt J, Shawen S, Andersen R, Forsberg J, Shwery C, Elster E, Schaden W. Development of a prognostic naive bayesian classifier for successful treatment of nonunions. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Jan. 93(2): p. 187-94.
Pubmed id 21248216

Biomarkers to predict wound healing: the future of complex war wound management.

Hahm G, Glaser J, Elster E. Biomarkers to predict wound healing: the future of complex war wound management. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Jan. 127(Suppl): p. 21S-26S.
Pubmed id 21200268

The inflammatory response in combat wounds is associated with critical colonization.

Brown T, Hawksworth J, Sheppard F, Tadaki D, Elster E. The inflammatory response in combat wounds is associated with critical colonization. Surg Infection. 2011.
Pubmed id 21936666

Incidence of pulmonary embolus in patients with high energy wartime extremity wounds.

Gillern S, Evans K, Graybill J, Forsberg J, Dunne J, Tadaki D, Stojadinovic A, Elster E. Incidence of pulmonary embolus in patients with high energy wartime extremity wounds. J Trauma. 2011.

Trauma is Danger.

Hwang P, Porterfield N, Pannell D, Davis T, Elster E. Trauma is Danger. Journal of Translational Medicine. 2011. 9(92):
Pubmed id 21676213

Developing a toolbox for analysis of warrior wound biopsies: vibrational spectroscopy.

Crane N, O'Brien F, Forsberg J, Potter B, Elster E. Developing a toolbox for analysis of warrior wound biopsies: vibrational spectroscopy. Proc SPIE. 2011.
2010

Heterotopic ossification following combat-related trauma.

Potter B, Forsberg J, Davis T, Evans K, Hawksworth J, Tadaki D, Brown T, Crane N, Burns T, O'Brien F, Elster E. Heterotopic ossification following combat-related trauma. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Dec. 92(Suppl 2): p. 74-89.
Pubmed id 21123594

The Impact of country and culture of end-of-life care for injured patients: results of an international survey

Ball C, Navsaria P, Kirkpatrick A, Vercler C, Dixon E, Zink J. Laupland K, Lowe M, Salomone J, Dente C, Wyrykowski A, Hameed S, Widder S, Inaba K, Ball J, Rozycki G, Montgomery S, Hayward T, Feliciano D. The Impact of country and culture of end-of-life care for injured patients: results of an international survey J Trauma . 2010 Dec. 69(6): p. 1323-34.
Pubmed id 21045742

The majority of U.S. combat casualty soft tissue wounds are not infected or colonized upon arrival or during treatment at a continental United States military medical facility.

Sheppard F, Keiser P, Craft D, Gage F, Robson M, Brown T, Petersen K, Sincock S, Kasper M, Hawksworth J, Tadaki D, Davis T, Stojadinovic A, Elster E. The majority of U.S. combat casualty soft tissue wounds are not infected or colonized upon arrival or during treatment at a continental United States military medical facility. Am J Surg. 2010 Oct. 200(4): p. 489-95.
Pubmed id 20887842

Incidence, predictors, costs, and outcome of renal cell carcinoma after kidney transplantation: USRDS experience

Hurst F, Jindal R, Graham L, Falta E, Elster E, Stackhouse G, Agodoa L, Lentine K, Salifu M, Abbott K. Incidence, predictors, costs, and outcome of renal cell carcinoma after kidney transplantation: USRDS experience Transplantation. 2010 Oct. 90(8): p. 898-904.
Pubmed id 21248500

Probabilistic (Bayesian) modeling of gene expression in transplant glomerulopathy.

Elster E, Hawksworth J, Chang O, Leeser D, Ring M, Tadaki D, Kleiner D, Brown T, Mannon R. Probabilistic (Bayesian) modeling of gene expression in transplant glomerulopathy. J Mol Diagn. 2010 Sep. 12(5): p. 653-63.
Pubmed id 20688906

Occult pneumothoraces in victims of penetrating trauma: does mechanism matter?

Ball C, Dente C, Kirkpatrick A, Shah A, Rajani R, Wyrzkowski A, Vercruysse G, Rozycki G, Nicholas J, Salomone J, Feliciano D. Occult pneumothoraces in victims of penetrating trauma: does mechanism matter? Can J Surg. 2010 Aug. 53(4): p. 251-5.

Thoracic needle decompression for tension pneumothoraces: clinical correlation with catheter length.

Ball C, Wyryzkowski A, Kirkpatrick A, Dente C, Nicholas J, Salomone J, Rozycki G, Kortbeek J, Feliciano D. Thoracic needle decompression for tension pneumothoraces: clinical correlation with catheter length. Can J Surg. 2010 Jun. 53(3): p. 184-8.

Biomarker use in tailored combat casualty care.

Brown T, Safford S, Caramanica J, Elster E. Biomarker use in tailored combat casualty care. Biomark Med. 2010 Jun. 4(3): p. 465-73.
Pubmed id 20550480

Monitoring the healing of combat wounds using raman spectroscopic mapping.

Crane N, Brown T, Evans K, Hawksworth J, Hussey S, Tadaki D, Elster E. Monitoring the healing of combat wounds using raman spectroscopic mapping. Wound Repair Regen. 2010 Jun.
Pubmed id 20546554

Outcome of ligation of the inferior vena cava in the modern era.

Sullivan P, Dente C, Patel S, Carmichael M, Srinivasan J, Wyrzkowski A, Nicholas J, Salomone J, Ingram W, Vercruysse G, Rozcyki G, Feliciano D. Outcome of ligation of the inferior vena cava in the modern era. Am J Surg. 2010 Apr. 199(4): p. 500-6.
Pubmed id 20074694

Early predictors of Massive Transfusion in Patients Sustaining Torso Gunshot Wounds in A Civilian Level I Trauma Center

Dente C, Shaz B, Nicholas J, Harris R, Wyrzykowski A, Ficke B, Vercruysse G, Feliciano D, Rozycki G, Salomone J, Ingram W. Early predictors of Massive Transfusion in Patients Sustaining Torso Gunshot Wounds in A Civilian Level I Trauma Center J Trauma . 2010 Feb. 68(2): p. 298-304.
Pubmed id 20154541

Increased number of coagulation products in relationship to red blood cell products transfused improves mortality in trauma patients.

Shaz B, Dente C, Nicholas J, Macleod JB, Young A, Easley K, Ling Q, Harris R, Hillyer C. Increased number of coagulation products in relationship to red blood cell products transfused improves mortality in trauma patients. Transfusion. 2010 Feb. 50(2): p. 493-500.
Pubmed id 19804568

Development of a bayesian model to estimate health care outcomes in severely wounded.

Stojadinovic A, Eberhardt J, Brown T, Hawksworth J, Gage F, Tadaki D, Forsberg J, Davis T, Potter B, Dunne J, Elster E. Development of a bayesian model to estimate health care outcomes in severely wounded. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare. 2010. 2010(3): p. 125-35 .
Pubmed id 21197361
2009

Inflammatory biomarkers in combat wound healing

Hawksworth J, Stojadinovic A, Gage F, Tadaki D, Perdue P, Forsberg J, Davis T, Dunne J, Denobile J, Brown T, Elster E. Inflammatory biomarkers in combat wound healing Ann Surg. 2009 Dec. 250(6): p. 1002-7.

Matrix metalloprotease (MMP) expression is associated with wound failure in traumatic war injuries.

Utz E, Elster E, Tadaki D, Gage F, Perdue P, Stojadinovic A, Hawksworth J, Brown T. Matrix metalloprotease (MMP) expression is associated with wound failure in traumatic war injuries. J Surg Res. 2009 Sep.
Pubmed id 20056248

Perioperative blood transfusions in combat casualties: a pilot study.

Dunne J, Hawksworth J, Stojadinovic A, Gage F, Tadaki D, Perdue P, Forsberg J, Elster E. Perioperative blood transfusions in combat casualties: a pilot study. J Trauma. 2009 Apr. 66(4): p. 150-6.
Pubmed id 19359959

Heterotopic ossification in high-energy wartime extremity injuries, prevalence and risk factors

Forsberg J, Pepek J, Wagner S, Wilson K, Flint J, Andersen R, Tadaki D, Gage F, Stojadinovic A, Elster E. Heterotopic ossification in high-energy wartime extremity injuries, prevalence and risk factors J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009. 91(5): p. 1084-91.
Pubmed id 19411456
2008

Correlation of procalcitonin and cytokine expression with dehiscence of wartime extremity wounds.

Forsberg J, Elster E, Andersen R, Nylen E, Brown T, Rose M, Stojadinovic A, Becker K, McGuigan F. Correlation of procalcitonin and cytokine expression with dehiscence of wartime extremity wounds. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Mar. 90(3): p. 580-8.
Pubmed id 18310708
2006

Solid Organ Transplantation at the National Institutes of Health: Development of a Research Based Transplantation Practice

Kirk A, Hale D, Ford E, Kleiner D, Kampen R, Elster E, Swanson S, Cendales L, Cropper T, Hale L, Jordan S, Koussis T, Peretti J, Sloane A, Salaita C, Ring M, Chamberlain C, Mannon R. Solid Organ Transplantation at the National Institutes of Health: Development of a Research Based Transplantation Practice In: Cecka and Terasaki, editors. Clinical Transplants 2005. Los: UCLA Tissue Typing Laboratory; 2006. 131-144.
Pubmed id 17424731