Top Cited Articles

Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in the trauma intensive care unit: an American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Critical Care Committee Clinical Consensus Document
Rappold, Joseph F.; Sheppard, Forest R.; Ii, Samuel P. Carmichael; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000643

Decreased adult trauma admission volumes and changing injury patterns during the COVID-19 pandemic at 85 trauma centers in a multistate healthcare system
Berg, Gina M.; Wyse, Ransom J.; Morse, Jennifer L.; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000642

Size matters: first-in-human study of a novel 4 French REBOA device
Power, Adam; Parekh, Asha; Scallan, Oonagh; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000617

Multicenter study of US trauma centers examining the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on injury causes, diagnoses and procedures
Salottolo, Kristin; Caiafa, Rachel; Mueller, Jalina; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000655

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on injury prevalence and pattern in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Region: a multicenter study by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma, Washington, DC
Chodos, Marc; Sarani, Babak; Sparks, Andrew; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000659

COVID-19 and trauma: how social distancing orders altered the patient population using trauma services during the 2020 pandemic
Pelzl, Casey E.; Salottolo, Kristin; Banton, Kaysie; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000645

Acute appendicitis severity during the early COVID-19 pandemic period
Zaikos, Thomas D.; Boudiab, Elizabeth M.; Peshel, Emanuela C.; Wu, Annie A.; Dyer, Ethan; Haut, Elliott R.; Salimian, Kevan J.
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000809

Trauma-informed care: recognizing and resisting re-traumatization in health care
Grossman, Samara; Cooper, Zara; Buxton, Heather; Hendrickson, Sarah; Lewis-O’Connor, Annie; Stevens, Jane; Wong, Lye-Yeng; Bonne, Stephanie
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000815

Financial impact of electric scooters: a review of injuries over 27 months at an urban level 1 trauma center (cost of e-scooter injuries at an urban level 1 trauma center)
Lavoie-Gagne, Ophelie; Siow, Matthew; Harkin, William E.; Flores, Alec R.; Politzer, Carey S.; Mitchell, Brendon C.; Girard, Paul J.; Schwartz, Alexandra K.; Kent, William T.
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000634

Efficacy of intercostal cryoneurolysis as an analgesic adjunct for chest wall pain after surgery or trauma: systematic review
Cha, Peter, I; Min, Jung Gi; Patil, Advait; et al
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000690

Postoperative mortality in hip fracture patients stratified by the Revised Cardiac Risk Index: a Swedish nationwide retrospective cohort study
Forssten, Maximilian Peter; Mohammad Ismail, Ahmad; Borg, Tomas; Ahl, Rebecka; Wretenberg, Per; Cao, Yang; Peden, Carol J.; Mohseni, Shahin
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000778

Prehospital shock index outperforms hypotension alone in predicting significant injury in trauma patients
Kheirbek, Tareq; Martin, Thomas J.; Cao, Jessica; Hall, Benjamin M.; Lueckel, Stephanie; Adams, Charles A.
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000712

Early ventilator liberation and decreased sedation needs after tracheostomy in patients with COVID-19 infection
Carmichael, Heather; Wright, Franklin L.; McIntyre, Robert C.; Vogler, Thomas; Urban, Shane; Jolley, Sarah E.; Burnham, Ellen L.; Firth, Whitney; Velopulos, Catherine G.; Idrovo, Juan Pablo
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000591

Older trauma patients are at high risk of delirium, especially those with underlying dementia or baseline frailty
Ni Chroinin, Danielle; Francis, Nevenka; Wong, Pearl; Kim, Yewon David; Nham, Susan; D’Amours, Scott
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000639

Leveraging a health information exchange to examine the accuracy of self-report emergency department utilization data among hospitalized injury survivors
Whiteside, Lauren K.; Vrablik, Marie C.; Russo, Joan; Bulger, Eileen M.; Nehra, Deepika; Moloney, Kathleen; Zatzick, Douglas F.
10.1136/tsaco-2020-000550

Firearms: the leading cause of years of potential life lost
Klein, Joshua; Prabhakaran, Kartik; Latifi, Rifat; Rhee, Peter
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000766

Emergency general surgery utilization and disparities during COVID-19: an interrupted time-series analysis
Greenberg, Anya L.; Schwartz, Hope; Collins, Caitlin R.; Kelly, Yvonne M.; Mackersie, Robert; Mourad, Michelle; Roberts, John P.; Bongiovanni, Tasce
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000679

Mortality in hypotensive trauma patients requiring laparotomy is related to degree of hypotension and provides evidence for focused interventions
Davis, James W.; Dirks, Rachel C.; Jeffcoach, David R.; Kaups, Krista L.; Sue, Lawrence P.; Lilienstein, Jordan T.; Wolfe, Mary M.; Kwok, Amy M.
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000723

Establishment of a novel triage system for SARS-CoV-2 among trauma victims in trauma centers with limited facilities
Fard, Hossein Abdolrahimzadeh; Borazjani, Roham; Sabetian, Golnar; Shayan, Zahra; Parvaz, Shahram Boland; Abbassi, Hamid Reza; Aminnia, Shiva; et al.
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000726

Current management of malignant bowel obstructions: a survey of acute care surgeons and surgical oncologists
Bleicher, Josh; Lambert, Laura A.; Scaife, Courtney L.; Colonna, Alexander
10.1136/tsaco-2021-000755