Traumatic cardiac arrest: Who are the survivors?Ann Emerg Med 2006;48(3):240–4., , and
The heart in blunt trauma. Anesthesiology 2001;95(2):544–8., ,
Release kinetics of cardiac troponin I and cardiac troponin T in effluents from isolated perfused rabbit hearts after graded experimental myocardial contusion. J Trauma 1999;47(3):474–80., , , et al.
Blunt trauma to the heart and great vessels. N Engl J Med 1997;336(9):626–32.,
Anatomic and cardiopulmonary responses to trauma with associated blunt chest injury. J Trauma 1981;21(1):1–12., , , et al.
Mechanisms of ventricular arrhythmias induced by myocardial contusion: A high-resolution mapping study in left ventricular rabbit heart. Anesthesiology 2000;92(4):1132–43., , , et al.
Usefulness of transthoracic and transoesophageal echocardiography in recognition and management of cardiovascular injuries after blunt chest trauma. Heart 1996;75(3):301–6., , , et al.
Acute management of complex cardiac injuries. J Trauma 1997;42(5):905–12., , , et al.
Penetrating cardiac injuries: Recent experience in South Africa. World J Surg 2006;30(7):1258–64., , , , ,
Emergency thoracotomy in thoracic trauma-a review. Injury 2006;37(1):1–19., ,
The use of adenosine for repair of penetrating cardiac injuries: A novel method. Ann Thorac Surg 2001;71:1714–5., , ,
Surgery of the thoracic aorta. N Engl J Med 1997;336(26):1876–88.,
Aortic injury in vehicular trauma. Ann Thorac Surg 1994;57(3):726–30., , ,
Aortic dissection. Ann Vasc Surg 1995;9(3):311–23.,
Helical (spiral) CT in the evaluation of emergent thoracic aortic syndromes. Traumatic aortic rupture, aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection, intramural hematoma, and penetrating atherosclerotic ulcer. Radiol Clin N Am 1999;37(3):575–89., ,
ASE/SCA guidelines for performing a comprehensive intraoperative multiplane transesophageal echocardiography examination: Recommendations of the American Society of Echocardiography Council for Intraoperative Echocardiography and the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Task Force for Certification in Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography. Anesth Analg 1999;89(4):870–84., , , et al.
Transesophageal echocardiography in the intensive care unit. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2006;10(2):162–6.
The role of transesophageal echocardiography in optimizing resuscitation in acutely injured patients. J Trauma 2005;59(1):36–40; discussion 40–2., , , , , ,
Assessment of blunt aortic-brachiocephalic trauma: Should angiography be supplanted by transesophageal echocardiography?J Trauma 1997;42:969–72.
Endovascular stent-graft placement in aortic dissection: A meta-analysis. Eur Heart J 2006;27(4):489–98., ,
Management of traumatic rupture of the thoracic aorta in pediatric patients. Ann Thorac Surg 2003;75(5):1513–7., , ,
Fenoldopam: A selective peripheral dopamine-receptor agonist for the treatment of severe hypertension. N Engl J Med 2001;345(21):1548–57., ,
The pharmacology of fenoldopam. Am J Hypertens 1990;3(6 Pt 2):116S–9S., ,
The effects of fenoldopam on renal function in patients undergoing elective aortic surgery. Eur J Anaesthesiol 2002;19(1):32–9., , , et al.
Fenoldopam infusion associated with preserving renal function after aortic cross-clamping for aneurysm repair. J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 2001;6(1):31–6., , , et al.
Intensive care of the patient following open abdominal aortic surgery. Curr Opin Crit Care 2006;12(4):340–5.,
Contemporary strategies to preserve renal function during cardiac and vascular surgery. Rev Cardiovasc Med 2003;4(Suppl 1):S21–8., , ,
A comparison of fenoldopam with dopamine and sodium nitroprusside in patients undergoing cross-clamping of the abdominal aorta. Anesth Analg 2006;103(4):833–40., , , , ,
Dexmedetomidine: An updated review. Ann Pharmacother 2007;41(2):245–52.,
Do pulmonary artery catheters alter outcome in trauma patients?New Horiz 1997;5(3):222–7.,
Evaluation of invasive and noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring in trauma patients. J Trauma 2006;61(4):844–53; discussion 853–4., , , , , ,
Lung isolation techniques. Anesthesiol Clin N Am 2001;19(3):455–74.
Current techniques for perioperative lung isolation in adults. Anesthesiology 2002;97(5):1295–301.
Which device should be considered the best for lung isolation: Double-lumen endotracheal tube versus bronchial blockers. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2007;20(1):27–31.
Complications and treatment of mild hypothermia. Anesthesiology 2001;95(2):531–43.
Evidence based coagulation monitors: Heparin monitoring, thromboelastography, and platelet function. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2005;9(1):41–52.
A comparison of the analgesic efficacy and side-effects of paravertebral vs epidural blockade for thoracotomy – a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials, Br J Anaesth 2006; 96:418–26., ,
Casati A, Alessandrini P, Nuzzi M, Tosi M, Iotti E, Ampollini L, Bobbio A, Rossini E, Fanelli G. A prospective, randomized, blinded comparison between continuous thoracic paravertebral and epidural infusion of 0.2% ropivacaine after lung resection surgery. 2006 Dec;23(12):999–1004.
Five thousand seven hundred sixty cardiovascular injuries in 4459 patients. Epidemiologic evolution 1958 to 1987. Ann Surg 1989;209(6):698–705; discussion 706–7., , , et al.
Anesthesia implications of blast injury. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2006;20:872–80., , .
Casualties treated at the closest hospital in the Madrid, March 11, terrorist bombings. Crit Care Med 2005;33(1 Suppl):S107–12., , , et al.
Blast Injuries. N Engl J Med 2005;352:1335–42., , ,
The pathology of primary blast overpressure injury. Toxicology 1997;121(1):17–28.
Penetrating cardiothoracic war wounds. Eur. J. Cardiothorac. Surg 1997;11:399–405., , , et al.
Multiple casualty terror events: The anesthesiologist's perspective. Anesth Analg 2004;98(6):1746–52., , , et al.
Vascular trauma in high-velocity gunshot wounds and shrapnel-blast injuries in Israel. Surg Clin N Am 2002;82(1):237–44.,
Wall MJ, Storey JH, Mattox KL. Indications for thoracotomy. In Mattox KL, Feliciano DV, Moore EE, ed. Trauma, 4th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2000, pp 473–82.
Minimal access surgery. Thoracoscopic evaluation and treatment of thoracic trauma. Surg Clin N Am 2000;80(5):14–36.,
Anaesthetic management of acute blunt thoracic trauma. Can J Anaesth 1991;38:506–10., ,
Color Atlas of Chest Trauma and Associated Injuries. Oradell, NJ: Medical Economics Books, 1983, pp 12–14.,
Hanowell LH. Perioperative anesthetic management of thoracoabdominal trauma. In Textbook of Trauma Anesthesia and Critical Care. St Louis: Mosby-Year Book Inc., 1993, pp 559–82., ed.
Systemic air embolism after lung trauma. Anesthesiology 1999;90:564–75.,
Lung isolation for the prevention of air embolism in penetrating lung trauma. A case report. Can J Anaesth 2000;47:1256–8., , ,
The treatment of acute external laryngeal injuries. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1991;117:35–9.
Meredith JW, Riley RD. Injury to the esophagus, trachea, and bronchus. In Mattox KL, Feliciano DV, Moore EE, ed. Trauma, 4th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2000, pp 473–82.
External laryngeal trauma analysis of 392 patients. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1999;125:877–80., ,
Role of bronchoscopy in modern medical intensive care unit. Clin Chest Med 2001;22:241–61.
Lower airway injuries and anaesthesia. Can J Anaesth 1996;43:148–59.,
Treatment of occult pneumothoraces from blunt trauma. J Trauma 1999;46:987–99., , , et al.
Pulmonary contusion: A review of the clinical entity. J Trauma 1997;42:973–9.
The pathophysiology, diagnosis and management strategies for flail chest injury and pulmonary contusion: A review. Anesth Analg 2001 Review Course Lectures: 86–93.
Effect of a protective-ventilation strategy on mortality in the respiratory distress syndrome. N Engl J Med 1998;338:347–54., , , et al.
Initial severity of metabolic acidosis predicts the development of acute lung injury in severely traumatized patients. Crit Care Med 2000;28:37–47., , , et al.
Management of traumatic lung injury: A western trauma association multicenter review. J Trauma 2001;51:1049–53., , , et al.
Cogbill TH, Landercasper J. Injury to the chest wall. In Mattox KL, Feliciano DV, Moore EE, ed. Trauma, 4th edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2000, pp 483–505.
Perforation oesophagienne au decours de l'echocardiographie transesophagienne. Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 2000;93:1235–7., , ,
Complications associated with the use of the esophageal-tracheal Combitube. Can J Anaesth 1998;45:76–80., , , ,
An unexpected complication of the intubating laryngeal mask. Anaesthesia 1999;54:166–7.
Rib fractures in the elderly. J Trauma 2000;48(6):1040–7., , ,
Acute pain management of patients with multiple fractured ribs. J Trauma 2003;54(3):615–25.,
Blunt chest trauma in the elderly patient: How cardiopulmonary disease affects outcome. Am Surg 2000;66:855–7., , , et al.
Continuous epidural fentanyl analgesia: Ventilatory function improvement with routine use in treatment of blunt chest trauma. J Trauma 1987;27:1207–12., , , et al.
Pain control after thoracic surgery: A review of current techniques. Anesthesiology 1994;81:737–59., ,
Orliaguet G, Carli P. Thoracic blocks. In Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia in Trauma. London: WB Saunders, 2000, pp 239–51., , , ed.
Sinatra RS, Ennevor SJ. Trauma patient with thoracic and abdominal injuries. In Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia in Trauma. London: WB Saunders, 2000, pp 310–38., , , ed.